Powell, William G. (1907-1971). Collection.

Collection Number: D-149

Personal files documenting the careers of primarily American and English actors of the 19th and 20th centuries, but including files on playwrights, theatre managers, and other performing arts personalities. Clippings, photographs, pictures, programs, promotional materials, and other theatre-related memorabilia.

31.4 linear feet


Collector (from age ten) of theatre memorabilia, once described as a "walking repository of theatre history."

Inclusive Dates



Performing Arts

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California


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