Abbey Theatre programmes

Abstract

The Abbey Theatre programmes (dated 1928-1993, undated; 0.45 cubic feet; 1 box) comprise programs for plays held at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, Ireland.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Abbey Theatre programmes
Date
1928-1993, undated (inclusive)
Extent
0.45 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Programs.
Theater -- Ireland
Arrangement
Collection is arranged chronologically.
Finding Aid Author
Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2012ms405 : [identification of item], Abbey Theatre programmes, 1928-1993, undated, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
The Abbey Theatre or Amharclann na Mainistreach is the national theater of Ireland. Opening in 1904, the theater is closely associated with the Irish Literary Revival of the late 19th century and early 20th century.
Scope and Content
The Abbey Theatre programmes (dated 1928-1993, undated; 0.45 cubic feet; 1 box) comprise programs for plays held at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, Ireland. The collection includes programs for plays by George Bernard Shaw, Lady Gregory, William B. Yeats, Sean O'Casey, and John Millington Synge.

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

Programmes, 1928

  • Box 1, folder 1
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Programmes, 1931

  • Box 1, folder 2
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Programmes, 1932

  • Box 1, folder 3
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Programmes, 1934

  • Box 1, folder 4
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Programmes, 1935

  • Box 1, folder 5
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Programmes, 1936

  • Box 1, folder 6
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Programmes, 1938

  • Box 1, folder 7
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Programmes, 1939

  • Box 1, folder 8
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Programmes, 1940

  • Box 1, folder 9
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Programmes, 1942

  • Box 1, folder 10
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Programmes, 1943

  • Box 1, folder 11
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Programmes, 1944

  • Box 1, folder 12
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Programmes, 1946

  • Box 1, folder 13
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Programmes, 1947

  • Box 1, folder 14
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Programmes, 1948

  • Box 1, folder 15
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Programmes, 1949

  • Box 1, folder 16
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Programmes, 1950

  • Box 1, folder 17
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Programmes, 1951

  • Box 1, folder 18
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Programmes, 1952

  • Box 1, folder 19
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Programmes, 1954

  • Box 1, folder 20
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Programmes, 1956

  • Box 1, folder 21
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Programmes, 1958

  • Box 1, folder 22
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Programmes, 1966

  • Box 1, folder 23
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Programmes, 1967

  • Box 1, folder 24
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Programmes, 1968

  • Box 1, folder 25
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Programmes, 1970

  • Box 1, folder 26
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Programmes, 1973

  • Box 1, folder 27
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Programmes, 1974

  • Box 1, folder 28
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Programmes, 1975

  • Box 1, folder 29
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Programmes, 1976

  • Box 1, folder 30
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Programmes, 1977

  • Box 1, folder 31
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Programmes, 1979

  • Box 1, folder 32
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Programmes, 1980

  • Box 1, folder 33
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Programmes, 1981

  • Box 1, folder 34
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Programmes, 1984

  • Box 1, folder 35
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Programmes, 1986

  • Box 1, folder 36
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Programmes, 1992

  • Box 1, folder 37
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Programmes, 1993

  • Box 1, folder 38
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Programmes, undated

  • Box 1, folder 39
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