Northwestern

Vance, Macha Lucile (1882-1970) Papers Edit

Summary

Identifier
31/6/34

Dates

  • 1901-1907, 1953, 1971, n.d. (Creation)

Extents

  • 1.00 Boxes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Abstract

    The Macha L. Vance papers fill one box and are comprised mainly of notebooks containing literary excerpts, other readings, and voice and gesture exercises for use in elocution and oratorical training. These notebooks, dating between 1901 and 1904, relate to Vance's studies at Northwestern as well as to her private speech and elocution lessons.

  • Scope and Contents

    The Macha L. Vance papers fill one box and are comprised mainly of notebooks containing literary excerpts, other readings, and voice and gesture exercises for use in elocution and oratorical training. These notebooks, dating between 1901 and 1904, relate to Vance's studies at Northwestern as well as to her private speech and elocution lessons. A small amount of biographical materials, including transcripts of newspaper accounts of her performances, complete the series.

  • Method of Acquisition

    Mrs. Vance Grannis donated these materials to the University Archives on November 10, 1978 (Accession #78-103).

  • 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.

  • Related Materials

    unspecified

  • Processing Information

    Margaret Faverty; February 19, 1990.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    unspecified

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