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Guide to the Brooks McNamara Papers MSS 162

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Collection processed by Daniel Hoffheins in 2007 and Dasha Chapman in 2007-2008, with further editing by Jennifer E. Neal in 2018

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on August 01, 2018
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Updated by Jennifer E. Neal to include materials integrated from accession number 2009.162, and for compliance with DACS and ACM Required Elements for Archival Description  , June 2018

Descriptive Summary

Creator - dnr: McNamara, Brooks
Title: Brooks McNamara Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1896-1997
Dates [bulk]: 1970-1997
Abstract: The Brooks McNamara Papers are comprised almost entirely of McNamara's subject files on the expansive breadth of theater, drama, and performance in early American, early British, and contemporary American life. Materials include articles, brochures, catalogues, correspondence, drafts, magazines, manuscripts, newsletters, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, photocopies, photographs, postcards, posters, programs, student projects slides, audiocassettes, 8mm film, reel to reel video, reel to reel audio, and DVD-Rs.
Quantity: 36 Linear Feet in 30 boxes, 5 record cartons, 2 manuscript boxes, and 1 oversize flat box
Quantity: 4 Cassettes
Quantity: 14.1 Gigabytes in 3 DVD-Rs
Quantity: 19 film reels
Quantity: 1 sound track film reels
Quantity: 3 videoreels (1/2 inch)
Quantity: 7 sound tape reels
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact fales.library@nyu.edu at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Language: Materials primarily in English.
Call Phrase: MSS 162