Joseph T. McGivern Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection consists primarily of the texts of dramatic works written by Joseph T. McGivern, none of which is known to have been produced. Most of the dramas are in the form of notes and drafts; some include a finished typescript. This collection also includes poems, essays, correspondence and biographical material.
- 1964 - 1987
- McGivern, Joseph T., 1952-1986 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on use of the materials in the department for research; all patrons must comply with federal copyright regulations.
Language of Materials
Playwright. This collection consists primarily of the texts of dramatic works written by Joseph T. McGivern, none of which is known to have been produced. This collection also includes poems, essays, correspondence and biographical material.
The McGivern papers are arranged into five main series:
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Mary Ann McGivern; accession 97-132
On receipt in 1997, the McGivern papers were moved into new boxes and folders. Most of the captions assigned to these folders probably reflect captions or other information on the original containers, but some appear to have been assigned as the materials were handled. Some of these folders bore no inscription at all.
- Guide to the Joseph T. McGivern papers
- Gary L. Strawn
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository
Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US