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Margaret Ellen Clifford collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0070

Collection Scope and Content

This collection includes photographs, playbills, correspondence, ephemera from travels, school papers, and a published play (in Vassar Review).

Dates

  • 1928-1934

Creator

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact the Curator of the Maine Women Writers Collection.

Biographical/Historical Note

Margaret Ellen Clifford attended the Briarcliff School for Girls at Briarcliff Manor, New York. She attended Vassar College and graduated in 1929. She studied theater in school and was involved in the production of several school plays. She also acted in "Broadway," a production by the Portland Dramatic Guild in 1933. Clifford wrote several short stories, poems, and plays as well.

Extent

.5 linear feet (51 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

This collection is organized into five series: 1. Writings; 2. Theater - Production Notes, Sketches, and Ephemera; 3. Correspondence; 4. Travel Ephemera; and 5. Photographs.
Title
Guide to the Margaret Ellen Clifford collection, 1928-1934
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Maine Women Writers Collection Repository

Contact:
Abplanalp Library
University of New England
716 Stevens Avenue
Portland Maine 04103 United States