Collection ID: LMC 2207
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Collection context

Summary

Creator:
Woodward, S.C.
Abstract:
The Woodward, S.C. mss., 1767-1961, consist of correspondence, autographs and pictures of actors, actresses, managers, dramatists, musicians, and other persons connected with the theatre from the collection of Sidney C. Woodward, journalist.
Extent:
1235 items
Language:
Materials are in English .
Preferred citation:

[Item], Woodward, S. C. mss., Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.

Background

Scope and Content:

The persons represented are principally from England and the United States. The correspondence relates in the main to theatrical and personal matters. The pictures in the collection consist of photographs, engravings, and pictures clipped from periodicals and newspapers. Also included are two volumes of commonplace books by Mary Frances Scott-Siddons.

Biographical / Historical:

S.C. Woodward was a journalist, art critic for the Christian Science Monitor, and director of the Casson Galleries.

Acquisition information:
Acquired: 1973-1974.
Processing information:

Processed by Staff.

Completed in 2013

Arrangement:

Organized into the following series: I. Correspondence, II. Bound materials, III. Printed, IV. Photgraphs, and V. Folders. Materials are arranged chronologically in Correspondence and then alphabetically for the rest of the series.

Access

RESTRICTIONS:

This collection is open for research.

TERMS OF ACCESS:

Prior arrangements are not necessary before coming to the Library, however, patrons from out of town are encouraged to communicate with the Library in advance of their visits to ascertain availability of materials.

Photocopying permitted only with permission of the Curator of Manuscripts, Lilly Library.

PREFERRED CITATION:

[Item], Woodward, S. C. mss., Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.

CAMPUS:
Indiana University Bloomington
LOCATION OF THIS COLLECTION:
1200 East Seventh Street
Bloomington, Indiana 47405-5500, USA
CAMPUS:
Indiana University Bloomington
CONTACT:
(812) 855-2452
liblilly@indiana.edu