Louise C. Sheetz Papers
Scope and Contents
The Louise C. Sheetz Papers (5 linear feet) consists of four scrapbooks containing program clippings and event announcements originated from production companies in Nashville, Tennessee, namely the Vendome Theater and the Masonic Theater. Taken place between 1879 to 1916, the types of events represented include minstrel shows, plays, operettas, and concerts.
- 1879 - 1916
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5 Linear Feet (3 flat boxes)
Language of Materials
This collection contains 4 scrapbooks of theatre clippings and announcements of productions at Nashville theatres, including the Vendome Theatre and Masonic Theatre. The scrapbooks are dated 1879-1916.
Offsite Storage, Special Collections & Archives
Immediate Source of Acquisition
An inscription at the beginning of each scrapbook indicates these were presented to the Joint University Libraries by Miss Louise C. Sheetz.
- Finding Aid for the Louise C. Sheetz Papers
- In Progress
- Zach Johnson
- September 2021
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- October 2022: Scope and content note revised by Nawat Masavisut and Elizabeth Batiuk.
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