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Cast of "The Rebel Maid", 1930
NA-4660-2

Calgary Light Opera Society fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1Constitution and bylaws. - [ca. 1927]
Series 2Correspondence. - 1928-1936
Series 3Membership. - [ca. 1927-1936]
Series 4Financial. - 1929-1931
Series 5Legal. - 1929-1930
Series 6 Programs. - 1930-1953
Series 7 Theatre magazines. - [ca. 1906]-1937
Series 8Clippings. - 1933-1935
Series 9Scripts. - 1883-1951
Series 10Miscellany. - 1934-1952
Series 11 Scanned Document Photographs. - 1927-1937

Inventory

Series 1

Constitution and bylaws. - [ca. 1927]

M-6882-1Constitution and bylaws. - [ca. 1927]

Series 2

Correspondence. - 1928-1936

M-6882-2Correspondence. - 1928. - re play "Dorothy"
M-6882-3Possible production correspondence. - 1933- 1936
M-6882-4Correspondence. - 1936-1936. - re plays "A Runaway Girl" and "The Red Mill" presented in Winnipeg

Series 3

Membership. - [ca. 1927-1936]

M-6882-5Membership list. - [ca. 1927-1936]

Series 4

Financial. - 1929-1931

M-6882-6Financial statements. - 1929-1931
M-6882-7 Revenue records. - [ca. 1929-1931]

Series 5

Legal. - 1929-1930

M-6882-8Legal agreements. - 1929-1930. - With Grand Theatre
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Series 6

Programs. - 1930-1953

M-6882-9Program. - 1930. - for "The Rebel Maid"
M-6882-10Program. - 1952. - "A Wedding", "Back of the Yards", "The Devil Comes to Alcatraz" presented by Tech Drama Society
M-6882-11 Circular. - [ca. 1930-1937]. - Mallabar costumer
M-6882-12Information package. - 1953. - re performance of theatrical productions

Series 7

Theatre magazines. - [ca. 1906]-1937

M-6882-13The Amateur Theatre. - 1934
M-6882-14The Amateur Theatre. - 1934
M-6882-15The Amateur Theatre. - 1934- 1937
M-6882-16 The Play. - [ca. 1906]

Series 8

Clippings. - 1933-1935

M-6882-17Clippings. - 1933
M-6882-18Clippings. - 1935
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Series 9

Scripts. - 1883-1951

M-6882-19 "All Carrs to the Rescue". - 1939
M-6882-20 "The Arcadians". - [ca. 1920]
M-6882-21 "Aunt Abby Answers an Ad". - 1936
M-6882-22 "Aunt Samanthy Rules the Roost". - 1934
M-6882-23 "Belvedere". - 1949
M-6882-24 "The Boy Comes Home". - 1926
M-6882-25 "Chelsea Reach". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score
M-6882-26 "Chocolate Solder". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score
M-6882-27 "Confessional". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-28 "Count of Como". - 1928
M-6882-29 "Country Girl". - 1901
M-6882-30 "Country Girl". - 1901
M-6882-31 "Country Girl. - 1901. - Costumes
M-6882-32 "Country Girl. - 1901
M-6882-33 "Cupid and the Ogre". - 1912
M-6882-34 "Desert Song". - 1916
M-6882-35 "Devil Comes to Alcaraz". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-36 "Don't Darken my Door". - 1936
M-6882-37 "Everybody's Getting Married." - 1933
M-6882-38 "Firefly". - 1912
M-6882-39 "For Pete's Sake". - 1934
M-6882-40 "Florodora". - 1899
M-6882-41 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-42 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-43 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score, conductor and piano
M-6882-44 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score, bass
M-6882-45 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score, cello
M-6882-46 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score, first violin
M-6882-47 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score, clarinets
M-6882-48 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score, flute
M-6882-49 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score, trumpets
M-6882-50 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score, trombone
M-6882-51 "Geisha". - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score, drums
M-6882-52 "Good News". - 1932
M-6882-53 "Green Stockings". - 1910
M-6882-54 "Here Comes the Prince". - 1937
M-6882-55 "High Jinks". - 1914
M-6882-56 "Highwayman Love". - 1921
M-6882-57 "Hist! She's a Man". - 1928
M-6882-58 "The House with the Twisty Windows". - 1928
M-6882-59 "Interference". - 1929
M-6882-60 "Irene". - 1920
M-6882-61 "Isn't it Exciting". - 1924
M-6882-62 "It won't be long now". - 1924
M-6882-63 "It's a long lane". - 1937
M-6882-64 "Keeping up appearances". - 1935
M-6882-65 "Let's take a chance". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-66 "Maid of the Mountains". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-67 "Mayor and the Manicure". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-68 "Mere Man". - 1904
M-6882-69 "Merrie England". - 1902
M-6882-70 "Merry Widow". - 1907
M-6882-71 "Merry Widow". - 1907. - Performers individual copies
M-6882-72 "Miss Hook of Holland". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-73 "My Friend Irma". - 1951
M-6882-74 "Nothing but the Truth". - 1914
M-6882-75 "On Dartmoor". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-76 "Path Across the Hill". - 1923
M-6882-77 "Plain Jane". - 1935
M-6882-78 "Porter House Stake". - 1935
M-6882-79 "Private Secretary". - 1883
M-6882-80 "Quaker Girl". - [ca. 1920]
M-6882-81 "Red Mill". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-82 "Reach for the Moon". - 1933
M-6882-83 "Rebel Maid". - 1921. - Musical score
M-6882-84 "Rebel Maid". - 1921. - Performers individual copies
M-6882-85 "Royal Touch. - [ca. 1935]
M-6882-86 "Salt Water Taffy". - 1929
M-6882-87 "San Marino". - 1932
M-6882-88 "San Toy". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-89 "Sky High". - 1950
M-6882-90 "Slave in Araby". - 1931
M-6882-91 "Soldiers Scarlet Coat. - [ca. 1930]. - Musical score
M-6882-92 "Things are Seldom what they Seem". - 1927
M-6882-93 "Turn Back the Clock". - 1950
M-6882-94 "The Valiant". - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-95 "A Wedding". - [ca. 1920]
M-6882-96 "The Whispering Gallery". - 1929
M-6882-97 "The Whole Town's Talking". - 1929
M-6882-98 [Unknown script]. - [ca. 1930]
M-6882-99 [Unknown script]. - [ca. 1930]
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Series 10

Miscellany. - 1934-1952

M-6882-100 "Catalogue of Comic operas". - [ca. 1930]. - Prepared by Winnipeg Light Opera Company
M-6882-101 Reference books. - [ca. 1952]. - New Plays Quarterly
M-6882-102 Reference books. - 1934-1938. - How to Present the Gilbert and Sullivan Operas [1934], A Handbook for the Amateur Actor [1936], French's basic catalogue of Plays [1938]

Series 11

Photographs. - 1927-1937


Many of the photographs have been scanned. Scanned Document View now.

PA-2605 Photographs. - 1927-1937. - 62 photographs. - Personalities and scenes
PB-641 Photographs. - 1927-1937. - 3 photographs. - Scenes
NA-4660 Photographs. - 1930-1935. - 12 photographs. - Copies of photographs in PA-2605 and PB-641
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