Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

American Theater Tour:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1957-1960, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Texas Tech University
Title: American Theater Tour Records,
Dates: 1957-1960
Abstract: The American Theater Tour collection includes itineraries, financials, and correspondence related to a theater course at Texas Tech dating from 1957-1960.
Collection # U 17.1
Quantity: 1 box (1.0 linear foot)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The American Theater Tour was a summer credited course at Texas Tech which allowed the enrolled students to tour theaters across America and Canada from 1957-1960. Ronald Schulz, a professor of theatre at Texas Tech, was the director of the tour.


Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence to participants, theaters, and hotels. There are also itineraries, financial records, newspaper articles, and materials related to the tour and theaters. Most of these files are from Professor Ronald Schulz, the director of the tour and the associate professor of Speech at the time.


Organization

The collection is arranged in chronological order by year.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.

Related Materials in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library:

Ronald Schulz Papers, 1926-1986


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

American Theater Tour Records, 1957-1960, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Donation, undated

Processed by

Molly Lieb, 2016


Collection Inventory

Manuscripts

box folder
1 1 Tour Itinerary, Finances and Newspaper articles, 1957
2 Correspondence: Memphis, Tennessee, 1957
3 Correspondence: Fayetteville, Arkansas, 1957
4 Correspondence: Branson, Missouri, 1957
5 Correspondence: St. Louis, Missouri, 1957
6 Correspondence: Yellow Springs, Ohio, 1957
7 Correspondence: Irwin, Pennsylvania, 1957
8 Correspondence: New York City, New York, 1957
9 Correspondence: Stratford, Connecticut, 1957
10 Correspondence: Boston, Massachusetts, 1957
11 Correspondence: Williamsburg, Virginia, 1957
12 Correspondence: Berea, Kentucky, 1957
13 Tour Itinerary, Financials, and Correspondence with Registrants, 1958
14 Publicity (5 prints, 3 negatives, 1 transparency), 1958
15 Correspondence: Denver, Colorado, 1958
16 Correspondence: Yellowstone, Wyoming, 1958
17 Correspondence: Virginia City, Montana, 1958-1959
18 Correspondence: Spokane, Washington, 1958
19 Correspondence: Seattle, Washington, 1958
20 Correspondence: Vancouver, British Columbia, 1958
21 Correspondence: Portland, Oregon, 1958-1959
22 Correspondence: Ashland, Oregon, 1958
23 Correspondence: San Francisco, California, 1958-1959
24 Correspondence: Los Angeles, California, 1958-1959
25 Correspondence: San Diego, California, 1958-1959
26 Correspondence: Tucson, Arizona, 1958-1959
27 Correspondence with Theaters, 1958
28 Tour Itinerary, and Correspondence with Registrants, 1959
29 Tour Financial Records, 1959
30 Publicity, 1959
31 Academic Records, 1959
32 Correspondence with Theaters, 1959
33 Correspondence: Dallas, Texas, 1959
34 Correspondence: Branson, Missouri, 1959
35 Correspondence: St. Louis, Missouri, 1959
36 Correspondence: Chicago, Illinois, 1959
37 Correspondence: Detroit, Michigan, 1959
38 Correspondence: Stratford, Ontario, 1959
39 Correspondence: Malden Bridge, New York, 1959
40 Correspondence: New York City, New York, 1959
41 Correspondence: Stratford, Connecticut, 1959
42 Correspondence: Williamsburg, Virginia, 1959
43 Correspondence: Abingdon, Virginia, 1959-1960
44 Correspondence: Bardstown, Kentucky, 1959
45 Correspondence: Memphis, Tennessee, 1959
46 Correspondence: Hot Springs, Arkansas, 1959
47 Correspondence with Hotels (1 of 2), 1957-1959
48 Correspondence with Hotels (2 of 2), 1957-1959
49 Correspondence with Theaters, 1959
50 Tour Financials, Publicity, and Correspondence with Registrants, 1960
51 Correspondence with Theaters, 1960