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Advance from Broadway by Norris Houghton


Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]

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Houghton, Norris

Norris Houghton, a theatrical producer and designer, was the founder of the Phoenix, one of the first and most successful of New York's not-for-profit Off Broadway theaters.

The collection consists of the typescript (carbon) of Houghton's book A Advance from Broadway and a manuscript index to the book.

The manuscripts are arranged by type (autograph and typescript).

Published under same title (New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1941.

AM 16398.

Folder Inventory added by Hilde Creager '2015 in 2013.

No appraisal information is available.

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Collection Inventory

"Advance from Broadway" Autograph Manuscripts and Typescripts, 1941. 2 folders.
Physical Description

2 folders

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