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Identifier: MSE/IR 1060
Scope and Contents This collection documents the activities of the Charabanc Theatre Company, active from 1983-1995.The Charabanc Theatre was founded in Belfast, Northern Ireland by five actresses: Eleanor Methven, Marie Jones, Carol Scanlan (Moore), Brenda Winter, and Maureen McAuley. The company was a significant presence in Irsh theatre, and used improvisational script development in innovative ways to bring its plays to the community, as well as carrying out extensive reseaerch, interviewing community members...
Dates: 1983-2000, undated
Identifier: MSH/LAT 0080
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials forming a record of Cristina Peri Rossi's personal and professional career. Included are drafts of Peri Rossi's fiction and poetry, primarily unpublished; manuscripts and notebooks of Peri Rossi's writings; and clippings of her nonfiction wors from newspapers and magazines. There is also professional and personal correspondence, personal photographs, and academic works on Peri Rossi's writings, such as theses and dissertations. The collection also includes...
Identifier: EPH 5004
Abstract Collection of magazines, clippings, dust jackets, and other ephemera containing illustrations of Edward Gorey. Also includes book catalogs, profiles of Gorey, and reviews of Gorey works.
Identifier: MSE/IR 1035
Scope and Contents This collection consists of papers relating to the career of Éilís Ní Dhuibhne. The bulk of the collection is comprised of handwritten, typescript, and computer printout manuscripts in various stages of development for novels, short stories, plays, screenplays, and poems by the author, as well as related miscellany (including drawings and a video recording). Titles well-represented within the collection include the novels The Dancers Dancing, ...
Dates: 1966 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1979 - 2011
Scope and Contents The Jack Pfefer Wrestling Collection comprises more than 120 cubic feet of materials accumulated by Pfefer over a 45-year promotional and managerial career in professional wrestling, 1924-1969. Types of materials especially well represented include business and financial records; letters and telegrams; photographs; posters, handbills, and other publicity graphics; newspaper and magazine clippings; and wrestling programs and periodicals. Pfefer himself referred to these items, with...
Dates: Majority of material found in 1924-1969; 1913-1974, 1999-2000, 2018
Identifier: MSE/IR 2717
Scope and Contents This collection documents the professional career of Irish writer Patrick McCabe. The majority of the collection consists of rough drafts of his drama, prose, and poetry, including some of his most popular works in film and literature, Breakfast on Pluto and The Butcher Boy. The collection also contains various ephemera and promotional materials for his published works. Also included are newspaper and magazine interviews, works of other writers, and...
Dates: 1946-2013; Majority of material found in 1980-2010
Identifier: BPP 6000
Scope and Contents This collection consists of loose prints and clippings relating to the life of Dante Alighieri (1265-1321). The collection contains many printed examples of variant portrait types of Dante, including engravings based on the portraits of Giotto and Raphael. Also included are posters and other ephemeral materials from the 600th anniversary of Dante's birth in 1865.
Identifier: MSH/LAT 0078
Scope and Contents This collection consists of political ephemera associated with various Uruguayan political parties. Materials include documents from the Movimiento Revolucionario Nacionalista, as well as from Wilson Ferreira and Uruguayan political parties, including the Partido Nacional (Blanco) and the Partido Colorado. Materials include broadsides, posters, newspaper/magazine articles, pamphlets, manifestos, manuals, speeches, presidential decrees and electoral propaganda.
- Posters 7
- Correspondence 5
- Articles 4
- Audiocassettes 4
- Electronic records (digital records) 4
- Manuscripts (documents) 4
- Programs (documents) 4
- Black-and-white photographs 3
- Compact discs 3
- Floppy disks 3
- Magazines (periodicals) 3
- Pamphlets 3
- Authors, Irish -- 20th century 2
- Book jackets 2
- Broadsides (notices) 2
- Color photographs 2
- DVDs 2
- Drafts (documents) 2
- Drawings (visual works) 2 ∧ less
- English 7
- Italian 2
- Spanish; Castilian 2
- Catalan; Valencian 1
- French 1
- Aosdána (Organization) 1
- Ashby, Sue 1
- Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321. 1
- Ferreira Aldunate, Wilson, 1919-1988 1
- Folklore of Ireland Society 1
- Gorey, Edward, 1925-2000 1
- Jones, Marie 1
- Lynch, Martin 1
- MacAuley, Maureen 1
- McCabe, Patrick, 1955- 1
- Methven, Eleanor 1
- Movimiento Nacional "Por la Patria" (Uruguay) 1
- National Library of Ireland. 1
- Ní Dhuibhne, Éilís, 1954- 1
- O'Hara, Elizabeth, 1954- 1
- Partido Colorado (Uruguay) 1
- Partido Nacional (Uruguay) 1
- Peri Rossi, Cristina, 1941- 1
- Pfefer, Jack (Jacob), 1894-1974 1
- Raidió Teilifís Éireann 1 ∧ less