Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 1
Content Description A scrapbook of unknown origin kept on the famous figures of the theater in the 1890s and early 1900s. It consists of newspaper clippings and photographs, primarily from cities along the east coast of the United States. Many of the pages are re-used from the register book of the Mauston House, a hotel in Mauston, Wisconsin. The connection with Louisville seems to be through either Lawrence B. MacCabe, a stonecutter who moved to Louisville after the Civl War, or his son, Lawrence, Jr. (or both)....
Scope and Contents These scripts and screenplays, many by African American writers and a number unpublished, have been collected over the course of her career and donated to the University of Louisville by actress and producer Hattie Winston. Hattie Winston established the collection in 1998 to support the work of Lundeanna Thomas and the African American Theatre Program at the University of Louisville. Among writers represented in the collection are Alice Childress, Paul Harrison Carter, Ntozake Shange, and...
Dates: 1971-1999; Majority of material found within 1997-1998