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Rosamond Gilder papers

Title
Rosamond Gilder papers, 1917-1949.
Author
Gilder, Rosamond.
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Box 1Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 2Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 2Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 3Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 4Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 4Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 5Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 5Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 6Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 6Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 7Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 7Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 8Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 8Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 9Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 9Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 10Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 10Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 11Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 11Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 12Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 12Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 13Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 13Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 14Moving imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Mss 1987-004 Box 14Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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Description
5.5 lin. ft. (14 boxes).
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Source (note)
  • Pappenheimer, Helena; Palmer, Gilder; Palmer, Walter DeKay
Biography (note)
  • Rosamond Gilder, born in Marion, Massachussetts in 1891, was a founder and president of the International Theatre Institute, a worldwide group founded in Paris in 1947 to provide a means for theater people to exchange information free from government pressure.
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  • Finding aid available in repository:
  • Catalog cards in Cage Catalog.
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Call Number
*T-Mss 1987-004
Author
Gilder, Rosamond.
Title
Rosamond Gilder papers, 1917-1949.
Restricted Access
Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Summary
The Rosamond Gilder Papers consist of correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, magazines, promotional literature and other material relating to the career of Miss Gilder. The files primarily deal with Miss Gilder's involvement with Theatre Arts Monthly. (Miss Gilder inherited the files on Theatre Arts Monthly from Edith Isaacs, the first editor of the magazine.) The collection does not include personal papers or material about Rosamond Gilder or her career as an author.
Biography
Rosamond Gilder, born in Marion, Massachussetts in 1891, was a founder and president of the International Theatre Institute, a worldwide group founded in Paris in 1947 to provide a means for theater people to exchange information free from government pressure. She was also a founder and vice president of the American National Theatre and Academy and an editor-in-chief and drama critic for Theatre Arts magazine, where she worked from 1924 to 1948. She was a secretary of the New York Drama Critics Circle. She also directed the Federal Theatre Project's Bureau of Research and Publication from 1935 to 1936 as an associate of Hallie Flanagan Davis. In 1948 Miss Gilder received a Tony Award and in 1964 she was admitted to the French Order of Arts and Letters.
Miss Gilder died in September 1986.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository: folder level control.
Catalog cards in Cage Catalog.
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Research Call Number
*T-Mss 1987-004
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