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Avramidou Collection of Modern Greek Playbills


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

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Overview and metadata sections

Consists of Modern Greek playbills mostly bilingual (Greek-German or Greek Italian) and some trilingual (Greek-German-Italian) of several theatrical plays during the World War II in Greece. Included also are two typed loose leaves and eleven handwritten leaves with notes by Ms. Avramidou regarding the dates of the performances and detailed information about each play that she attended.

The collection has been arranged in a chronological order.

Gift of the Progam in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund.

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This collection was processed by Kalliopi Balatsouka in June 2022. Finding aid written by Kalliopi Balatsouka in June 2022.

No materials were removed from the collection during 2022 processing beyond routine appraisal practices.

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Kalliopi Balatsouka
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Collection Inventory

Handwritten Notes, undated. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Consists of handwritten notes of a theater lover by the name of Ms. Avramidou containing a list of the dates that she attended each theatrical play.

Physical Description

1 folder

Playbills, 1942. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Playbills, 1943. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Playbills, 1944. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

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