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Archive of productions of Varsity Vanities and various dramatic groups

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1581

Scope and Contents

The collection is composed of: an archive of productions of 'Varsity Vanities', 1946-48, and various dramatic groups including Edinburgh University Dramatic Society, SRC Charities Week Office, Attic Theatre Co., Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group, and others.

The material is placed in 2 x photograph albums, and an expanding-wallet, which contain, photographs, programmes, cuttings, posters and correspondence.

Dates

  • 1946-1951

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

Open to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance of visit.

Biographical / Historical

The student production known as 'Varsity Vanities' was presented in aid of Edinburgh University Settlement.

One of the performing members of 'Varsity Vanities' was Madeline M. Fraser (later Patterson).

Extent

2 albums

Physical Location

CLX-D-34
CLX-D-35

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession no: E2014.71.

Related Materials

Within Edinburgh University library, there is also a 'Collection of scripts, posters, flyers relating to Edinburgh University Student Dramatic Society ', Coll-1755.

Processing Information

Catalogued by Graeme D. Eddie 23 April 2015
Title
Material relating to 'Varsity Vanities' productions, Edinburgh University, 1946-1951

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Centre for Research Collections
University of Edinburgh Main Library
George Square
Edinburgh EH8 9LJ Scotland
+44(0)131 650 8379