Papers, 1930-1948.


McHenry, Margaret. Papers, 1930-1948.

Papers, 1930-1948.

Contains four series, each gathering together materials related to book manuscripts written by McHenry. The first series (3 boxes) concerns McHenry's Ph.D. dissertation, The Ulster Theatre in Ireland, including correspondence with Irish playwrights Dorothea Donn-Byrne, Lynn Doyle, Charles E. Kerr, Rutherford Mayne, and George Shiels, and with Cornelius Weygandt, McHenry's dissertation adviser; galley proofs; partial earlier drafts; and source materials, including scripts and typed transcriptions of newspaper reviews, articles, and advertisments.

7 boxes.

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