Guide to the Stanford University, Dept. of Drama, Production Photographs

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
Copyright © 2014 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: PC0007
Creator: Stanford University. Department of Drama.
Title: Stanford University, Department of Drama, production photographs
Dates: 1896-1969
Physical Description: 8.5 Linear feet (approximately 4700 photographic prints)
Summary: This collection consists of photographs taken by anonymous amateur photographers and some local professional photographers of drama department theatrical productions, as well as some student productions such as the Gaieties. The majority date from 1920 to 1960.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Biographical/Historical note

The drama department was one of the original departments of Stanford University. Its first formally produced theatrical, "Sleeping Car", was given December 31, 1891.

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of photographs taken by anonymous amateur photographers and some local professional photographers of drama department theatrical productions, as well as some student productions such as the Gaieties. The majority date from 1920 to 1960.

Access Terms

Cole, Wendell
Stanford University. Department of Drama.


Collection Contents

 

Photographs

Box 1

Accent on Youth 1950

Box 1

The Adding Machine 1929

Box 1

The Adding Machine (negatives) 1929

Box 1

The Alchemist 1954

Box 1

All's Well that Ends Well

Box 1

Amphitryon 38 1955

Box 1

Androcles 1925

Box 1

The Angel of the Lord 1951

Box 1

Antigone 1902

Box 1

Antigone 1947

Box 1

Antigone 1902

Box 1

Antigone 1947

Box 1

Antony and Cleopatra

Box 1

Any Number Will Do 1951

Box 1

Anything Goes 1954

Box 1

Aren't We All 1927

Box 1

L'Arlès Enne

Box 1

Arms and the Man (See Also Oversize) 1930

Box 1

Arms and the Man

Box 1
Box 1

As You Like It 1957

Box 1

Baby-Face O'Flynn 1949

Box 1

The Bartered Bride 1941

Box 1

Beautiful People 1959

Box 1

Beggar on Horseback 1949

Box 1

Beggar's Opera

Box 1

Billy Budd 1952

Box 1
Box 1

Bird in Hand 1932

Box 1
Box 1

The Book of Charm 1926

Box 1

Boy Meets Girl 1950

Box 1

Broadway 1930

Box 1

Build No Fence

Box 1

The Butler Commands 1913

Box 2

Caesar and Cleopatra

Box 2

Calderon Contra Ramsey 1902

Box 2

Call Me Madam 1958

Box 2

Camille In Roaring Camp 1939

Box 2

Camino Real

Box 2
Box 2

Captain Applejack 1923

Box 2

Charley's Aunt

Box 2

Cherry Orchard 1950

Box 2

The Circle 1957

Box 2

The Circle 1959

Box 2

Climate of Eden

Box 2

The Comedy of Errors

 

Connecticut Yankee

Box 2

Counterpoint May

Box 2

Cretan Woman

Box 2

Cyrano de Bergerac 1951

Box 2

Cyrano de Bergerac (negatives) 1951

Box 2

Cyrano de Bergerac 1955

Box 2

Daises on the Car Tracks

Box 2

Dangerous Corner 1956

Box 2

The Deadly Game 1961

Box 2

Dear Brutus 1925

Box 2

Death Takes a Holiday 1926

Box 2

Death Watch 1962

Box 2

Design in Theatre Exhibition 1961

Box 2

Desire Under the Elms 1952

Box 2

The Devil and Daniel Webster

Box 2

The Devil's Daughter (See Also Oversize)

Box 2
Box 2

Dock Brief 1963

Box 2

A Doll's House (See Also Oversize)

Box 2

Don Juan by Moliere 1939

Box 2
Box 2

The Dover Road 1944

Box 2
Box 2

Dybbuk 1960

Box 3

Eagle With Two Heads 1964

Box 3

The Egg Woman 1953

Box 3

Electra 1960

Box 3

The Enchanted Cottage 1927

Box 3

Endgame 1963

Box 3

Enemy of the People 1943

Box 3

Eve of St. Mark 1942

Box 3

Everyman 1907

Box 3

Expressing Willie 1928

Box 3

Everyman in His Humor- English Club 1905

Box 3

Falstaff (Opera by Verdi) 1953

Box 3

The Far Off Hills

Box 3

Fashion (includes 1 Photo from 1926 Production) 1956

Box 3

The Father (See Also Oversize) 1947

Box 3

The First Born 1919

Box 3
Box 3

Der Freischütz

Box 4

Gaieties 1934

Box 4

The Girl and the Voice 1913

Box 4

Girl of the Golden West 1955

Box 4

Goat Song 1946

Box 4

Golden Apple 1956

Box 4

Gondoliers

Box 4

Good Woman of Setzuan 1952

Box 4

The Governor's Wife 1938

Box 4

The Great Divide 1939

Box 4

The Green Goddess 1926

Box 4

Gringo's Gamble 1938

Box 4

The Hairy Ape 1949

Box 4

Hamlet 1926

Box 4

Hamlet 1963

Box 4

The Hasty Heart

Box 4

Hay Fever 1927

Box 4

Hay Fever 1943

Box 4

He Who Gets Slapped 1942

Box 4

He Who Gets Slapped 1958

Box 4

Hedda Gabler

Box 4

Hell Bent for Heaven

Box 4

Henry IV- Part I

Box 4

Her Masters Voice

Box 4
Box 4

A Highland Fling (See Also Oversize) 1945

Box 4

Hippolytus 1939

Box 4

Der Hofmeister 1963

Box 4

The Hostage 1963

Box 4

House of Bernarda Alba

Box 5

I am a Camera 1958

Box 5

Ice Bound 1924

 

I Knock at the Door 1959

Box 5

Importance of Being Ernest

Box 5

In The Next Room 1926

Box 5

In Time to Come

Box 5

Intimate Relations 1961

Box 5

An Intimate Review

Box 5

Iolanthe 1959

Box 5

Iphigenia in Taurus by Euripides 1954

Box 5

Iphigenia in Taurus (Opera) 1963

Box 5

Is Life Worth Living 1944

Box 5
Box 5

John Doe 1947

Box 5

Julius Caesar 1950

Box 5

Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

Box 5

Junior Theatricals 1925

Box 5

Knickerbocker Holiday 1941

Box 5

Knight of the Burning Pestle 1953

Box 5

Knight of the Burning Pestle 1903

Box 5

Knight of the Burning Pestle 1903

Box 5

Knightie Knight 1924

Box 6

The Lady and the Burglar 1913

Box 6

Lady Precious Stream 1937

Box 6

Lady Windemere's Fan 1953

Box 6

The Late George Apley

Box 6

A Leap-Year Leap 1920

Box 6

Let's Pretend 1924

Box 6

The Little Foxes

Box 6

Long Day's Journey into Night 1964

Box 6

Love for Three Oranges 1952

Box 6

Love Labour's Lost 1956

Box 6

Lysistrata 1955

Box 6

Macbeth 1925

Box 6

Macbeth (See Also Oversize) 1946

Box 6

Macbeth 1962

Box 6

Mademoiselle Colombe 1956

Box 6

Madwoman of Chaillot

 

The Magic Flute

Box 6

Magic in the Sky 1957

Box 6

The Maids 1961

Box 6

Major Barbara 1959

Box 6

Male Animal

Box 6

Man and Superman 1953

Box 6

Man and Superman 1959

Box 6

Man is Man 1962

Box 6

Man Who Woke Up 1952

Box 6

Marco Millions 1942

Box 6

Marriage of Mr. Mississippi 1961

Box 6

Mary of Scotland

Box 6

The Mask and the Face 1939

Box 6

Master of Santiago 1961

Box 6

The Matchmaker 1963

Box 7

Measure For Measure 1962

Box 7

The Measure Taken 1961

Box 7
Box 7

Meet the Wife 1921

Box 7

Merchant of Venice 1951

Box 7

Merry Wives of Windsor (See Also Oversize) 1945

Box 7

Midsummer Night's Dream 1958

Box 7

Milestones 1925

Box 7

Misalliance 1955

Box 7

The Miser 1946

Box 7

The Miser 1948

Box 7

Mr. Congressman

Box 7

The Mistress of Briary 1935

Box 7

The Mistress of the Inn 1930

Box 7

A Moment of Suspense 1913

Box 7

The Moon Besieged 1959

Box 7

Moor Born 1943

Box 7

Morning At Seven (See Also Oversize) 1946

Box 7

Much Ado About Nothing 1960

Box 7

Murder in the Cathedral 1937

Box 7

Murder in the Cathedral 1952

Box 7

My Heart's in the Highlands 1947

Box 7

My Indian Family (See Also Oversize)

Box 7

Night Flight (Opera) 1962

Box 7

Nightmare Abby

Box 7

No More Peace 1949?

Box 7

No Trifling With Love 1963

Box 7

Northwest Drama Conference 1961

Box 7

Not Herbert 1929

Box 7

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep 1949

Box 8

Oedipus Rex 1924

Box 8

Of Mice and Men

Box 8

Of Thee I Sing 1940

Box 8

Oh Where Has All Our Money Gone

Box 8

One Acts- The Happy Journey, Hello Out There, Village Wooing 1943

Box 8

One Acts- The Enemy, Papa Traverses,Rehabilitation 1946

Box 8

One Acts- Winter's End, Fumed Oak, Scheming Lieutenant 1946

Box 8

One Acts 1947

Box 8

One Acts 1948

Box 8

One Acts 1955

Box 8

One Acts 1961

Box 8

One Acts- Profissa Taranne, Breasts of Tireseus 1962

Box 8

One Hundred Acres and a Man 1951

Box 8

One Sunday Afternoon 1934

Box 8

One of the Family 1929

Box 8

The Oresteia 1948

Box 8

The Oresteia 1951

Box 8

The Original Miss Tewksbury 1907

Box 8

Orpheus Descending 1958

Box 8

Othello 1935

Box 8

Out of this World 1953

Box 8

Pappa Is All (See Also Oversize) 1944

Box 8

La Parisienne 1962

Box 8

Passage to Rome 1952

Box 8

Peer Gynt 1961

Box 8

Peter Grimes 1948

Box 8

Petrified Forest 1949

Box 8

Pinafore 1896

Box 8

The Play of the Ages 1925

Box 8

The Play's the Thing 1954

Box 8

Playboy of the Western World 1950

Box 8

Polly With a Past 1925

Box 8

The Poor of New York 1941

Box 8

Portrait From Memory 1956

Box 8

Princess Ida 1927

Box 8

The Princess of Leeland 1903

Box 9

The Question 1956

Box 9

Rain

Box 9

Rain From Heaven 1941

Box 9

Rake's Progress

Box 9

Rambling Rameses 1912

Box 9

Red Sky At Night 1952

Box 9

The Relapse

Box 9

Resounding Tinkle Bedtime Story 1962

Box 9

Return of Peter Grime 1949

Box 9

Richard II 1940

Box 9

Richard II 1960

Box 9

Richard III

Box 9

Ride a Cock Horse 1926

Box 9

The Rivals

Box 9

Road to Rome 1930

Box 9

Romantic Young Lady 1928

Box 9

Romeo and Juliet (See Also Oversize) 1932

Box 9

The Room 1963

Box 9

Rosmersholm 1964

Box 9

The Royal Family 1931

Box 9

The Royal Family 1947

Box 9

R.U.R. 1924

Box 9

St. Joan (See Also Oversize) 1941

Box 9

School For Husbands (See Also Oversize) 1944

Box 9

School For Scandal (See Also Oversize) 1946

Box 9

Sea Gull (See Also Oversize) 1945

Box 9

Sea Gull 1964

Box 9

Second Threshold

Box 9

Second Shepherd's Plan 1961

Box 9

La Serea 1907

Box 9

Servants of Two Masters 1957

Box 9

Shadow and Substance 1939

Box 9

She Stoops to Conquer 1925

Box 9

She Stoops to Conquer 1940

Box 9

Sherwood (See Also Oversize) 1915

Box 9

The Shoemaker's Holiday 1939

Box 9

The Shoemaker's Prodigious Wife

Box 9

Shootki (See Also Oversize) 1947

Box 9

Short Plays 1961

Box 9

The Showoff (See Also Oversize) 1945

Box 10

This Side Idolatry 1937

Box 10

Six Characters In Search of An Author 1951

Box 10

Six Characters In Search of An Author 1962

Box 10

Skin Of Our Teeth 1954

Box 10

The Snob 1963

Box 10

South Seas Preferred 1928

Box 10

Squaring the Circle 1943

Box 10

Star Wagon 1940

Box 10

A Storm, A Tiger 1950

Box 10

Street Scene 1949

Box 10

Suddenly Last Summer 1962

Box 10

Sun-Up 1929

Box 10

The Swan 1927

Box 10

Sweet Bird of Youth 1963

Box 10

Taming of the Shrew (See Also Oversize)

Box 10

Tartuffe 1942

Box 10

The Tempest 1939

Box 10

The Tempest 1954

Box 10

There and Back Opera 1962

Box 10

They Knew What They Wanted

Box 10

Thieves' Carnival 1956

Box 10

Three Cuckolds 1962

Box 10

Three Men on a Horse 1964

Box 10

Three Penny Opera

Box 10

The Three Sisters 1940

Box 10

Thunder Rock 1941

Box 10

Tiger at the Gates 1957

Box 10

The Time of Your Life 1946

Box 10

Time Remembered 1964

Box 10

Tobias and the Angel 1938

Box 10

Tonight at 8:30 1943

Box 10

A Touch of the Poet 1960

Box 10

Tovarich 1939

Box 11

The Trial 1951

Box 11

Trial By Jury 1937

Box 11

Trinumus 1899

Box 11

The Trojan Women 1937

Box 11

The Truth About Blayds 1944

Box 11

Turn Down an Empty Glass 1952

Box 11

Twelfth Night 1910

Box 11

Twelfth Night 1937

Box 11

Twelfth Night 1957

Box 11

Two Gentlemen of Verona 1964

Box 11

Uncle Vanya 1959

Box 11

Under Milkwood 1960

Box 11

The Unknown Woman

Box 11

Venus Observed

Box 11

The Vikings In Helgeland 1938

Box 11

Volpone 1957

Box 11

Waltz of the Toreadors 1961

Box 11

The Warrior's Husband 1940

Box 11

Well of the Saints 1959

Box 11

What Price Glory? 1950

Box 11

Where the Dear Antelope Play 1941

Box 11

Wicked William 1927

Box 11

The Wild Duck 1941

Box 11

The Wild Duck 1957

Box 11

The Wind and the Rain 1942

Box 11

Winter One Acts 1958

Box 11

Winterset 1948

Box 11

The Wookey 1942

Box 11

The Yellow Jacket 1922

Box 11

You and I 1926

Box 11
Box 11

You Never Can Tell 1909

Box 11

You Never Can Tell 1954

Box 11

You Touched Me 1951

Box 11

Young Man Of Today 1949

Box 11

Zoo Story 1962

Box 12

List of Plays Produced in Memorial Hall 1937-1942

Box 12

Lady Precious Stream 1937

Box 12

This Side Idolatry 1937

Box 12

Twelfth Night August 1937

Box 12

Murder in the Cathedral October 1937

Box 12

Trial By Jury October 1937

Box 12

Don Juan November 1937

Box 12

The Alchemist November 1937

Box 12

The Trojan Women December 1937

Box 12

The Governor's Wife January 1938

Box 12

Winter's Tale February 1938

Box 12

Nursing Maid of Heaven February 1938

Box 12

The Vikings in Helgeland March 1938

Box 12

Star Wagon April 1938

Box 12

Kind Lady April 1938

Box 12

Johnny Johnson. May 1938

Box 12

Camille of Roaring Camp July 1938

Box 12

Uncle Tom's Cabin August 1938

Box 12

Gringo's Gamble August 1938

Box 12

Tobias and the Angel December 1938

Box 12

Mask and the Face February 1939

Box 12

Hippolytus February 1939

Box 12

All's Well that Ends Well March 1939

Box 12

Tovarich April 1939

Box 12

The Shoemaker's Holiday April 1939

Box 12

No More Peace May 1939

Box 12

The Tempest 12965

Box 12

The Two Shepards August 1939

Box 12

Night Before the Boarder August 1939

Box 12

The Great Divide October 1939

Box 12

Shadow and Substance November 1939

Box 12

The Dream Play November 1939

Box 12

The Warrior's Husband February 1940

Box 12

George and Margaret February 1939

Box 12

Richard II May 1940

Box 12

Richard III

Box 12

The Headless Horseman May 1940

Box 12

Mr. Congressman October 1940

Box 12

The Poor of New York October 1940

Box 12

Of Thee I Sing November 1940

Box 12

Saint Joan January-February 1941

Box 12

Rain From Heaven February 1941

Box 13

The Bartered Bride March 1941

Box 13

The Comedy of Errors April 1941

Box 13

Hay Fever May 1941

Box 13

Where the Dear Antelope Play 1941

Box 13

Thunder Rock 1941

Box 13

Far Off Hills 1941

Box 13

Knickerbocker Holiday 1941

Box 13

Marco's Millions 1942

Box 13

The Beggar's Opera 1942

Box 13

The Wind and the Rain 1942

Box 13

He Who Got Slapped 1942

Box 13

Daises on the Car Tracks 1942

Box 13

Tartuffe 1942

Box 13

Drama Department Miscellaneous Photographs

Box 13

Dramatics-Unidentified Productions

Box 13

Unidentified Negatives

Box 13

Unidentified Photographs [1 of 2]

Box 13

Unidentified Photographs [2 of 2]

Box 13

Unidentified Color Transparencies

 

Unidentified Black-and-White 8x10 Negatives (23)

Access Information

Nitrate negatives--RESTRICTED
Box 14

K-130

Box 14

K-131

Box 14

K-140

Box 14

K-141

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K-142

Box 14

K-143

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K-144

Box 14

K-145

Box 14

K-146

Box 14

K-147

Box 14

K-148

Box 14

K-149

Box 14

K-150

Box 14

K-151

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K-152

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K-153

Box 14

K-154

Box 14

K-155

Box 14

K-156

Box 14

K-157

Box 14

K-158

Box 14

K-159

Box 15

Album “Plays of 1921 and Before" 1913-1921

Box 15

Album “Plays from 1915-1921” including an image of Gordon Davis

Box 16

Album “Season of 1921-1922”

Box 16

Album “Season of 1922-1923” including an image of Delmer Daves

Box 16

Album “Season of 1923-1924”