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Subseries 5.4
Printed material, 1895-1913
Box 47: folders 1-9; BV 4-7

Scope and Content Note

The printed material includes four scrapbooks that Lady Gregory kept containing clippings related to her published works and the Abbey Theatre. These clippings include reviews of books and plays as well as news items dating from 1895-1913. There are also reviews of Lady Gregory's Mr. Gregory's Letter-Box in the W. H. Gregory scrapbooks.

In addition, this subseries also contains several Abbey Theatre programs and other assorted pamphlets.

Box Folder Content
47 1 Abbey Theatre, Programme, December 1904-January 1905 ("On Baile's Strand," by W.B. Yeats; "Spreading the News," by Lady Gregory; "Kathleen Ni Houlihan," by W.B. Yeats; "In the Shadow of the Glen," by J.M. Synge)
47 2 Abbey Theatre, Programme, September 1908 ("The Hour Glass," by W.B. Yeats; "Spreading the News," by Lady Gregory; "Riders to the Sea," by J.M. Synge")
47 3 Abbey Theatre, Programme, April 1919 (The Dragon by Lady Gregory)
47 4 "The Arundel Society," by W.H. Gregory, pamphlet, 1887
47 5 "The Croon of the Mountain Women," by P.H. Pearse, translated by Lady Gregory
47 6 Cuala Press and Dun Emer Press, Promotional Items
47 7 Miscellaneous clippings
47 8 "Open Letter to the Clergy at Home," by Bishop Gwynne (pamphlet), n.d.
47 9 "Paragraphs from Samhain, 1909"
Bound volumes
BV4 Cutting Book (No. 1), 1895-1901
BV5 Cutting Book (No. 2), 1887-1906
BV6 Cutting Book (No. 3), 1902-1907
BV7 Cutting Book (No. 4), 1907-1913