Playreaders scrapbook

Abstract

The Playreaders scrapbook (dated 1941-1945, undated; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) consists of a scrapbook containing typed summaries and reviews of plays, a photograph, correspondence, newsletters, newspaper clipipngs, musical scores, minutes, and programs, which document the activites of the Lexington, Kentucky, group.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Playreaders scrapbook
Date
1941-1945, undated (inclusive)
Extent
0.23 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Clubs -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
Societies.
Theater -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
Amateur plays.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged chronologically.
Finding Aid Author
Sandra Baird
Preferred Citation
65m194, [Identification of item], Playreaders scrapbook, 1941-1945, undated, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
The Playreaders was an organization established in January 1941 by Grace Snodgrass of Lexington, Kentucky, for the purpose of enjoying and promoting the reading of plays.
Scope and Content
The Playreaders scrapbook (dated 1941-1945, undated; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) consists of a scrapbook containing typed summaries and reviews of plays, a photograph, correspondence, newsletters, newspaper clipipngs, musical scores, minutes, and programs, which document the activites of the Lexington, Kentucky, group.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.

Contents of the Collection

1941-1942

  • Box 1, folder 1
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1943-1945, undated

  • Box 1, folder 2
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