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Shakespeare Association Records

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0103 SHAKESPEARE ASSOCIATION
Held at: University College London
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Full title: Shakespeare Association Records
Date(s): 1914-1955
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 4 boxes
Name of creator(s): Shakespeare Association
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Administrative/Biographical history:

The Shakespeare Association was set up in 1914. One of the founders was Charlotte Carmichael Stopes. The association organised lectures on Shakespeare and drama.


Scope and content/abstract:

Records of the Shakespeare Association, 1914-1955, consisting of minute books, annual reports, membership lists, cash book, correspondence regarding publications and subscriptions, other correspondence and press cuttings.

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Conditions governing access:

Open. The papers are available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Normal copyright restrictions apply.

Finding aids:

Summary list. Collections level description.

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Transferred from the UCL English Department 1980/1981

Allied Materials

Related material:

UCL Special Collections also holds the papers of Charlotte Carmichael Stopes (1841-1929) who established the Association (ref: MS ADD 157)

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