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Joseph Cohron Papers

Identifier: UA 5.026

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of clippings and photographs relating to the William and Mary Theatre and drawings and possibly directions for a play by designer Prentice Hill, a faculty member at William and Mary from 1941-1943.


  • Creation: 1929-1942
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1929-1933


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Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use:

Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.


0.20 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 1983.029 was received on 6/21/1983.

Related Materials:

Howard Scammon Papers (Mss. Acc. 1992.38, 1993.44, 1993.73); William and Mary Theatre Records (UA 67); Department of Theatre, Speech, and Dance Records (UA 59); Althea Hunt Papers (UA 6.028); Virginia E. Hinkins Scrapbook (UA 5.081).

Separated Materials:

These papers came with an assortment of William and Mary publications, mostly theater programs, which were transferred to the William and Mary Theatre Records.

Guide to the Joseph Cohron Papers
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff.
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Language of description note
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository