Joshua Logan Papers 1723-1992 (bulk 1940-1980)

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Joshua Logan Papers, 1723-1992, (bulk 1940-1980)

Joshua Logan Papers 1723-1992 (bulk 1940-1980)

Theatrical producer and director and playwright. Correspondence, family papers, business and financial papers, production files, writings, publicity material, clippings, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting Logan's career as producer, director, and author of theatrical, musical, and motion picture productions, chiefly from 1940 to 1980.

44,650 items; 184 containers plus 37 oversize; 88 linear feet

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