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Archive of productions of Varsity Vanities and various dramatic groups

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.


  • 1946-1951


Language of Materials


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).


2 albums

Physical Location


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
Material relating to 'Varsity Vanities' productions, Edinburgh University, 1946-1951

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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