University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Robert Shipstad Collection, 1938-1987



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Shipstad, Robert
Title: Robert Shipstad Collection,
Dates: 1938-1987
Abstract: Programs, media promotion kits, costume design illustrations, photographs, and a scrapbook document Robert Shipstad's career as a producer for various ice skating shows.
Accession No.: 94-273
Extent: 1 ft., 5 in.
Laguage: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Robert Shipstad worked as a producer for various ice skating shows.


Scope and Contents

The collection consists of programs, photographs, media promotion kits, costume design illustrations and a scrapbook relating to Shipstad's work with Shipstad and Johnson's Ice Follies, Holiday on Ice, the Ice Capades and Sesame Street on Ice shows.


Restrictions

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted access


Index Terms

Shipstad, Robert--Archives
Shipstad and Johnson's Ice Follies, Inc.--Archives
Holiday on Ice--Archives
Ice Capades--Archives.
Muppet Babies Touring Show--Archives
Sesame Street Live (Show)--Archives
Skating--Exhibitions

Related Material

Forms part of the Professional Touring Entertainment Industry Archives.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert Shipstad Collection, 1938-1987, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
3E331 "Ice" program, other materials, Radio City Music Hall, 1985
"Ice" photographs, Radio City Music Hall, 1985
Ice Follies photographs, 1938-1970
Sesame Street media promotion kits, 1980-1987
Ice Follies ephemera, photographic material
Ice Follies costume design photographs, 1980, undated
Ice Follies photographs of 1969
"Loose Acts"
"Hawaiian Finale"
"Broadway Buckaroos"
"East Indian"
"Tiffany Club"
"Lunaverse"
"Hotel Legrand"
Ice Follies programs, 1969-1978
Holiday on Ice programs, 1971-1978
Miscellaneous show programs, skating magazines, 1977-1988
Shipstad and Johnson Ice Follies, 1969
25th Silver Anniversary Edition
Scrapbook
Clippings, letters, miscellaneous material
Photographs
Ice Follies slides, film reels
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2.325/OD5 Oversized materials
Broadsides
Ice A Theatre of Symphony & Skates, February 8-28
Mock-up of A Theatre of Symphony & Skates, February 8-28
Set design illustrations, undated
Costume design illustrations, undated
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2.325/K77 Costume design illustrations, undated
Set design illustrations, undated