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Mary Scriver (1939- ) Papers, 1950-2012

 Collection
Identifier: 3/6/177

  • Staff Only
The Mary Scriver Papers primarily contain materials related to Alvina Krause and Ms. Scriver’s association with her. Included are class notes and papers from both high school and college, programs, publications, clippings, photographs and correspondence. The collection is divided into three series; Class notes and writings, Subject files and Artifacts.

Box 1, Class notes and writings by Ms. Scriver, c. 1950-1961, contains class notes and writings from high school through college.

Box 2-4, Subject files, 1956-2012, contains materials related to Alvina Krause. These include correspondence, most notably a letter from Krause, clippings, publications, promotional materials, and programs. Also included is correspondence with classmates and friends that were also students of Krause.

Box 5, Artifacts, contains ring binder from Ms. Scriver's high school years.

Dates

  • 1950-2012

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is stored off-site and requires 48 hours advance notice for retrieval. Please contact us at archives@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3136 to schedule an appointment to view the collection.

Extent

5 Boxes

Overview

The Mary Scriver Papers fill five boxes and span the years from 1950-2012. Ms. Scriver attended Northwestern University from 1958-1961 and was a student of Alvina Krause, Associate Professor of Dramatic Production, 1957-1961. Her papers are directly related to her experience as a student of Ms. Krause, consisting of class notes and writings, and later, correspondence with classmates and friends associated with Ms. Krause.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated by Mary Scriver to the Northwestern University Archives in 2018 (#18-74).

Separated Materials

None.
Title
Guide to the Mary Scriver Papers
Status
completed
Author
Mimi Head
Date
October 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Room 110
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3354