Guide to the Town and Gown Players Scrapbook, 1930-1940

Collection number: UA 17/20
Size: 1 box (.33 cu.ft.)

About the Town and Gown Players

The small number of Universtiy faculty and Durham residents who were interested in the arts in the 1930s, joined forces in promoting musical and dramatic events.

About the Town and Gown Players Scrapbook

This scrapbook was compiled by Helen Funkhouser, who played the lead female role in many of the productions performed by the Town and Gown Players, Durham Players, Music Department and Physical Education Department between 1930-39. Most of these productions were directed by Mildred White. Included are programs, photographs and newspaper clippings.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the University of New Hampshire.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Town and Gown Players Scrapbook, 1930-1940, UA 17/20, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

This collection was transfered from the Theater and Communications Department to the University Library for storage on June 8, 1981. This was prior to the establishment of the University Archives in 1992.

Collection Contents

Box 1
Box 1, Folder 1Letter from Mrs. George W. White (Mildred)
Box 1, Folder 2Durham Players presentations, 1931?
Box 1, Folder 3School play
Box 1, Folder 4"Prince Charming", 1934 (Lions Club of Durham)
Box 1, Folder 5Photo: "Ten Nights in a Barroom"?
Box 1, Folder 6Playbill: "Ten Nights in a Barroom"
Box 1, Folder 7Program: "Ten Nights in a Barroom", 1932 (Durham Players)
Box 1, Folder 8Ephemeral: "Ten Nights in a Barroom"
Box 1, Folder 9Photos: "Ten Nights in a Barroom"
Box 1, Folder 10Photo: "Ten Nights in a Barroom"
Box 1, Folder 11Clippings: "Ten Nights in a Barroom"
Box 1, Folder 12Clippings: "Ten Nights in a Barroom"
Box 1, Folder 13Letter requesting use of Murkland for "Ten Nights"
Box 1, Folder 14Letter denying use of Murkland
Box 1, Folder 15Misc. musical programs, 1935-38
Box 1, Folder 16Program: Interscholastic Prize Speaking contest, 1934
Box 1, Folder 17Clippings: Interscholastic Prize Speaking contest
Box 1, Folder 18Clippings: May Day Festival, 1934
Box 1, Folder 19Mother's Day Pagent, 1934
Box 1, Folder 20Program: May Day Pagent, 1934
Box 1, Folder 21Clippings: May Day Pagent, 1934
Box 1, Folder 22Clippings: Mother's Day at UNH, 1934
Box 1, Folder 23Clippings: May Day Pagent, 1934
Box 1, Folder 24Photos, May Day Pagent, 1934
Box 1, Folder 25Photos, May Day Pagent, 1934
Box 1, Folder 26Clippings: May Day Pagent, 1934
Box 1, Folder 27Clippings: May Day Pagent, 1934
Box 1, Folder 28Clippings: "Pinafore", 1935
Box 1, Folder 29Clippings: "Pinafore", 1935
Box 1, Folder 30Program: "Pinafore", 1935
Box 1, Folder 31Clippings: "Pinafore", 1935
Box 1, Folder 32Clippings: "Pinafore", 1935
Box 1, Folder 33Photos: "Pinafore", 1935
Box 1, Folder 34Photos: "Pinafore", 1935
Box 1, Folder 35Program: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 36Autographed program: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 37Photos: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 38Photos: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 39Photos: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 40Photos: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 41Photos: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 42Clippings: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 43Photo: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 44Photo: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 45Clippings: "Pirates of Penzance", 1936
Box 1, Folder 46Ticket stub: "Patience", 1936
Box 1, Folder 47Clippings: "Patience", 1936
Box 1, Folder 48Program: "Patience", 1936
Box 1, Folder 49Clippings: "Patience", 1936
Box 1, Folder 50Clippings: "Patience", 1936
Box 1, Folder 51Photos: "Patience", 1936
Box 1, Folder 52Clippings photos: "Patience", 1936
Box 1, Folder 53Photos: "Patience", 1936
Box 1, Folder 54Photos: "Patience", 1936
Box 1, Folder 55Promotion: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 56Program: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 57Clippings: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 58Clippings: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 59Clippings: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 60Clippings: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 61Photo: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 62Clippings: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 63Clippings: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 64Photos: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 65Photo: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 66Photo: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 67Photos: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 68Photos: "Princes Ida", 1937
Box 1, Folder 69Program: "The Mikado", 1938
Box 1, Folder 70Promotion: "The Mikado", 1938
Box 1, Folder 71Clippings: "The Mikado", 1938
Box 1, Folder 72Clippings: "The Mikado", 1938
Box 1, Folder 73Clippings: "The Mikado", 1938
Box 1, Folder 74Program: University Folk Club, 1939-40
Collection

Formats

Letters & Postcards
Newspapers & Publications
Photographs, Slides & Negatives
Scrapbooks