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Box 5

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Contains 20 Collections and/or Records:

Miscellaneous maps and photographs

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81142
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Queen Victoria's African Actor

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81147
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Untitled

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id80969
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Owen Mortimer miscellaneous

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id80970
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Robin Scott Peters. "The African Tragedian"., October 7, 2000

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id80980
Scope and Contents Performed October 7, 2000, University of Hawaii at Manoa. (18pp. copy) With correspondence to and from Owen Mortimer (5pp. copies); publicity photograph, program, and copies of Peters' correspondence and reviews (3pp.)

Owen Mortimer miscellaneous

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id80981
Scope and Contents Barry Smith, “Black Man on a White Stage,” review of Owen Mortimer's biography, "Speak of Me as I Am" (12pp.) ; Mortimer's correspondence with Barry (3pp.); Copy of correspondence with Krystyna Kujawinska Courtney (3pp. copy)

Ira Aldridge exhibit, Wangaratta City Library, Victoria, Australia, July 2000

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id80982
Scope and Contents Photographs of exhibit (2) and photocopies of publicity (3pp.)

Map with Aldridge tours marked; map of Russian Empire

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81143
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

19 photographic reproductions of Aldridge, family members

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81144
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

1 photographic reproduction of King Leopold of Belgium

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81145
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Owen Mortimer, "Queen Victoria's African Actor". Wangaratta, Victoria, (82pp.), 1999

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81148
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Dr. Gregory Haines, Book review of "Queen Victoria's African Actor" by Owen Mortimer, 3pp. (2 copies), with two letters from O.M. to R. Maylone, (4pp.), December, 1999

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81149
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Press clippings, publicity cards and notices

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81150
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

O.M., “Research on Ira Aldridge: A Journey of Discovery in Theatre History,” Typescript photocopy, 1959

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81151
Scope and Contents Includes copies of corr. Between O.M. and Mildred Stock, erratum by O.M., and prospectus of O.M.'s biography of Aldridge.

Fact sheet on Ira Daniel Aldridge (2pp.)

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81152
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Printout from O.M. website on Ira Aldridge (4pp.)

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81153
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Owen Mortimer resume

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81154
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

List of photocopies given to McCormick Library of Special Collections

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Identifier: id81155
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

Last will and testament of O.M., photocopy, 1999

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81156
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...

O.M., “Regarding Owen Mortimer's biography: "Speak of Me as I Am: The Story of Ira Aldridge”

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id81157
Scope and Contents The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1967) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Materials related to Ira Aldridge include transcriptions of letters, honors and citations, copies of legal documents, newspaper clippings, and photographic engravings or reproductions. Amanda Ira...