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Masque and Gown (Student Theatrical Organization): Records, Files, Memorabilia, 1903-1994, 2011, n.d.

Records, 1904-1983, n.d.
.2 linear feet.
Catalog Number: 4.48.1

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Series Description:
Early records, including the constitution, by-laws, receipts, history, minutes of meetings, speeches, membership cards, and financial accounts of the Bowdoin Dramatic Club and the Masque and Gown.
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Programs, 1879-1994
1 linear foot.
Catalog Number: 4.48.2

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Series Description:
Printed programs of Masque and Gown productions. Includes programs of theatrical works staged by Bowdoin College students from 1879-1994.
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Original and production scripts, 1906-1988 and undated.
7.5 linear feet.
Catalog Number: 4.48.3

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Series Description:
Scripts of original works by Bowdoin College students and faculty plus published scripts performed or studied by members of the Masque and Gown.
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Technical scripts, 1934-1987
2.5 linear feet.
Catalog Number: 4.48.4

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Series Description:
Director, stage manager, and lighting scripts for various staged productions.
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


One-act playwriting contest, 1941-1994
2.5 linear feet.
Catalog Number: 4.48.5

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Series Description:
Student submissions to Masque and Gown's annual playwriting contest.
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Images
3.5 linear feet.
Catalog Number: 4.48.6

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Series Description:
Photographs, negatives, and slides of rehearsals, productions, scene designs, and individual actors. Slide series unprocessed and undated.
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically by material type
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Images: photographs.

Catalog Number: 4.48.6.1

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Series Description:
See 4.48.6 for series description
Arrangement:
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Images: negatives.

Catalog Number: 4.48.6.2

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Series Description:
See 4.48.6 for series description
Arrangement:
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Images: 35mm slides

Catalog Number: 4.48.6.3

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Series Description:
See 4.48.6 for series description
Arrangement:
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Scrapbooks
3 linear feet.
Catalog Number: 4.48.7

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Series Description:
Scrapbooks compiled by Masque and Gown members and staff of the Department of Theater. Includes reviews of productions from area newspapers, photographs, programs, 1937-1970.
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Posters, 1904-1994, 2011, n.d.
2 linear feet.
Catalog Number: 4.48.8

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Series Description:
Posters advertising Masque and Gown productions, 1904-1994, 2011, undated.
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


Production, costume, and set designs

Catalog Number: 4.48.9

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Series Description:
Production, costume, and set designs for Masque and Gown productions, 1927-1994
Arrangement: Arranged Chronologically
General Note:
Restrictions: None.


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