Student performing groups collection, 1925-1986

Emory University

Emory University Archives

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322



Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/bn52f

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Emory University
Title: Student performing groups collection, 1925-1986
Call Number:Series No. 125
Extent: .5 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:The collection contains materials gathered by Emory University Archives staff from various student groups at Emory University involved in live productions theater, dance, and other performance arts.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


Collected from various sources by Emory University Archives staff.


[after identification of item(s)], Student performing groups collection, Emory University Archives, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


Processed by Nancy Hall Watkins, 2009.

Collection Description

Administrative History

The Emory Players began productions a few years after Emory's relocation to Atlanta, while other theater and dance groups have also become part of performing arts at Emory.

Scope and Content Note

This collections consists of materials gathered by Emory University Archives staff, primarily of programs and publicity material, related to various dance groups; the Druids, a joint Emory-Agnes Scott College acting group; and the Emory Players.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order by group name.

Finding Aid Note

Finding aid available in the repository.

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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Dance groups, 1970-1986
1 2 Dance groups - clippings, 1970-1972
1 3 The Druids (theater group), undated
1 4 Emory-Agnes Scott radio guild - clipping 1940
1 5 Emory Players, 1925-1945
1 6 Emory Players, 1946-1969
1 7 Emory Players, undated
1 8 Emory Players - clippings, 1931-1946