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Russian Theater Production Photographs Collection:

A Preliminary Inventory of Its Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Title: Russian Theater Production Photographs Collection
Dates: 1920-1967 (bulk 1957-1967)
Extent: 65 items in 10 oversize folders (osf) (6.33 linear feet)
Abstract: The Russian Theater Production Photographs Collection consists of sixty-five photographs documenting performances of various plays in Moscow, Leningrad, and other cities, circa 1920-1967.
Call Number: Performing Arts Collection PA-00081
Access: Open for research. Researchers must create an online Research Account and agree to the Materials Use Policy before using archival materials.
Use Policies: Ransom Center collections may contain material with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in the collections without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the Ransom Center and The University of Texas at Austin assume no responsibility.
Restrictions on Use: Authorization for publication is given on behalf of the University of Texas as the owner of the collection and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder which must be obtained by the researcher. For more information please see the Ransom Center's Open Access and Use Policies.



Acquisition: Gift, circa 1970
Processed by: Joan Sibley, 2002; Daniela Lozano, 2017
Repository:

The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Center


The Russian Theater Production Photographs Collection consists of sixty-five photographs documenting performances of various plays in Moscow, Leningrad, and other cities, circa 1920-1967. The photographs are oversize (most approximately 17 x 23 inches) black-and-white prints that were used in an American Education Theatre Association (A.E.T.A.) convention exhibit in the 1960s. A few of the photographs are reproductions of scenic designs. Most of the prints have labels on the reverse with identifying information about the productions. The photographs are in alphabetical order by production title.