Theater in Portland (Me.) Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection records the history of theater in Portland, Maine. It consists of photographs of some 1000 actors and actresses in their various stage roles, of theatrical buildings in Portland, of playbills, of press clippings, of advertisements.
- Creation: 1804-1936
- Moreland, James (Person)
Restrictions on Access
Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Information on literary rights available in the repository.
James Moreland was born in 1897 in Illinois and resided most of his early life in Georgetown, Kentucky. He died in Oswego, N.Y. in 1951. He was a member of the faculty of the University of Maine from 1930 to 1936 and received his Master's degree there in 1934. He received his B.A. degree from Georgetown College in 1924. He was professor of English at the State University Teachers College, Oswego, N.Y. He conducted research into the history of the theater in Portland, Maine.
2 linear feet (2 boxes)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collected and arranged by James Moreland, August 1936.
- Guide to the Theater in Portland (Me.) Collection
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