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Viola Spolin Papers

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Identifier: MS155
Abstract Viola Spolin has been called the "high priestess of improvisational theatre".  Born in Chicago in 1906, Spolin is best known as the creator of theater games, originally created as a series of exercises to aid students in the study of drama.  In 1955, Spolin conducted workshops for the Playwrights Theater Club, and later at the Compass Theater.  In 1960 she began running improvisation workshops for the cast of Second City.  As an outgrowth of her work with Second City, Spolin published...
Dates: 1925-2003; Other: Date acquired: 03/01/2010

Robert A. Sprecher (1917-1982) Papers

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Identifier: 55/13
Abstract These are primarily Sprecher's judicial records from his eleven year tenure on the Federal Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. The Sprecher Papers, filling 71 boxes and spanning the period from 1971 to 1984, are arranged in eleven subseries: biographical materials, general correspondence, subject correspondence, minor judicial activities, speeches, court cases, rules, petitions, cases assigned, articles, and supplemental materials. The papers also include 43 bound volumes of briefs and...
Dates: 1971-1984

Stage for Action Collection

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Identifier: MS99
Abstract This collection of scripts, playbills and brochure produced by Stage for Action, Inc. includes material from theatre seasons between 1945 and 1948. Playwrights represented include Robert Adler, George Bellak, Lewis Allan, Jerome Bayer, Norman Corwin, Arthur Miller, Les Pine, and Malvin Wald.
Dates: 1945-1948

Konstantin Stanislavsky Correspondence

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Identifier: MS179
Abstract Konstantin Sergeevich Stanislavskii (né Alexeev), one of the central figures in 20th Century theatre, was an actor, director, producer and theorist of acting. The archive is comprised of ~65 handwritten letters from Stanislavskii to Elizabeth Hapgood, 6 telegrams and 3 typed letters.
Dates: 1928 - 1936

William T. Starr (1910-1999) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/12/2
Abstract William Thomas Starr joined the romance languages department of Northwestern University in 1946 and remained here until his retirement in 1978. Starr took a particularly active role in the anti-Vietnam and related social movements during the 1960s. He was also active in the Modern Language Association and the American Association of Teachers of French. The William T. Starr Papers, comprising eight boxes, include biographical material, correspondence, social activism files, material relating to...
Dates: 1939-1978

Richard E. Steen (1915-2002) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/179
Abstract The Richard E. Steen Papers document the life of Northwestern University graduate, Richard “Dick” Enoch Steen (Class of 1938), primarily his travels through Europe after graduation. Richard Enoch “Dick” Steen was born in Chicago, Illinois on December 18, 1915.
Dates: 1931 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1938

Grundy Steiner (1916-2004) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/9/4
Abstract The Grundy Steiner (1916-2004) Papers cover the years 1937 to 2004. They consist largely of teaching files and correspondence from Professor Steiner's time teaching Latin and classics at Northwestern University (1947-1984). The papers contain research notes for publications, classes, and lectures, as well as biographical materials like Northwestern personnel records and biographies.
Dates: 1937 - 2004; Other: Majority of material found within 1955 - 1984; Other: Date acquired: 04/11/2005

Edith A. Sternfeld (1898-1990) Scrapbook

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Identifier: 31/6/55
Abstract The materials in the Edith Sternfeld scrapbook date between 1917 and 1921 and document Sternfeld's social and academic life at Northwestern University.
Dates: 1917-1921

McLean Stevenson (1929-1996) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/148
Abstract Actor and Northwestern University alumnus McLean Stevenson, best known for his role as Lt. Colonel Henry Blake on the TV show M*A*S*H from 1972­-75, often served as guest host on The Tonight Show. This collection contains sheet music, lyrics, and songbooks from his guest host appearances.
Dates: 1970s-1980s; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2014

Lindley J. Stiles (1913-2008) Papers

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Identifier: 14/11
Abstract Educator Lindley J. Stiles (1913-2008) taught at Northwestern from 1966 until his retirement in 1979. The Lindley J. Stiles Papers fill 47 boxes and span the period 1953-1998. They are arranged in nine series including: biographical and personal materials, general correspondence, reference and research files, speeches, articles and poems, publications, course files, student files, and recommendations.
Dates: 1953 - 1998

Kenneth (1912-2003) and Catherine (1915-2009) Stilwell Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/99
Abstract The Kenneth and Catherine Stilwell Papers include material dating from the period 1935-1950, reflecting their time as students at Northwestern.
Dates: 1935 - 1950

Frederick S. Stimson (1919-2001) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/26/1
Abstract Frederick S. Stimson came to Northwestern University in 1954 as instructor in Romance Languages, attaining the rank of professor in 1967. Much of his research and writing dealt with Hispanic poetry in Latin America. The Frederick S. Stimson Papers occupy one and a half boxes and span the period 1953-1981, with most of the material falling between 1960 and 1974. The papers are arranged in two main categories (teaching files and publications), with one folder of biographical materials.
Dates: 1953 - 1981; Other: Majority of material found within 1960 - 1974

Theodore Stone (1895-1962) Papers

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Identifier: 17/36
Abstract The series includes one folder of general biographical materials and four volumes of Stone's notes from School of Law courses. Bound after the completion of his studies, the notes are found in a loose alphabetical arrangement by course subject or title. They are handwritten and meticulous and represent a record of the School of Law curriculum during the early twentieth century.
Dates: 1914-1917

Alan Stout (1932-2018) Papers

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Identifier: 19/3/15
Abstract The Alan Stout papers fills 22 boxes and includes music scores, sheet music, performance programs, articles, press releases, publications, biographical information, correspondence, course materials, and student work created by or related to the life and career of Alan Stout. Composer and music composition and theory professor, Alan Stout, was born on November 26, 1932 in Baltimore, Maryland.
Dates: 1916 - 2018; Majority of material found within 1951 - 2000

Alan Stout manuscript scores

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Identifier: Stout
Abstract Manuscript scores (diazotype) by the American composer Alan Stout (born 1932), most with cover labels and stamps from the American Composers Alliance Library, New York.
Dates: 1961-1975; Other: Date acquired: 12/11/2007
Found in: Music Library

James Strachey (1887-1967) Collection

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Identifier: MS178
Abstract James Beaumont Strachey (September 26, 1887– April 25 1967) was a British pychoanalyst, writer, and translator of Sigmund Freud into English. This archive consists mainly of correspondence to Strachey from members of the Bloomsbury circle. Many relate to his literary executorship of his brother, Lytton Strachey’s estate. Also included are clippings, offprints, and obituaries related to Lytton Strachey and other members of the Strachey family, as well as some miscellaneous drawings, schoolwork,...
Dates: 1898-1972; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2015

Silas H. Strawn Papers

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Identifier: MS20
Abstract This collection contains letters, memoranda, speeches, reports and correspondence of Silas Strawn (1866-1946) from 1924-1927 related to U.S.-China relations.
Dates: 1924-1927

Robert H. Strotz (1922-1994) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/10/6
Abstract This series consists of 9 boxes of material consisting of Robert H. Strotz's tenure at Northwestern University's Economics Department. The bulk of the material covedrs the period 1962-1969. The collection's time period also covers Strotz's tenure as Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, 1965-1970. Files on conferences and lectures, general correspondence, graduate students, course materials, book and manuscript reviews, and site visits to other educational institutions on behalf of the U.S....
Dates: 1959 - 1970; Other: Majority of material found within 1962 - 1969

Robert H. Strotz (1922-1994) Papers

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Identifier: 3/18/1
Abstract This series, which fills 47 boxes, is comprised of topically organized subject and correspondence files of Northwestern University President Robert H. Strotz (1970-1986). These records are filed as they were received, alphabetically by folder title. Full processing of these records is planned.
Dates: 1970-1986

Robert H. Strotz Speeches

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Identifier: 3/18/2
Abstract The Robert H. Strotz Speeches comprise five and one half boxes and span the years 1971 through 1984. The files contain photocopies or, in some cases, ribbon copies of speeches or outlines of speeches given by Robert H. Strotz in his capacity as President of Northwestern University (1970-84).
Dates: 1971-1984

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