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Theaters -- Indiana

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Austin H. Brown papers

 Collection
Identifier: L019
Scope and Contents This collection contains Austin H. Brown’s personal and business correspondence, as well as documents of political appointments, indentures, checks, receipts, clippings, and compositions, programs and other ephemera from social and political activities such as membership to the Democratic Party and Masons organizations. The correspondence includes letters from his father, William J. Brown, his brother, George, and cousin, John Ferguson.There are also a Independent Relief Fire Co.,...
Dates: 1830-1901

Bass Photo Company photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: P034
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from the Bass Photo Company in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from circa 1850 to 1975 and undated regarding people, buildings, street scenes, illustrations, and events such as Foch Day (November 4, 1921) in Indianapolis, as well as a few shots taken around Indiana.
Dates: circa 1850-1975, undated

Carl H. Lieber collection

 Collection — Folder S2738
Identifier: S2738
Scope and Contents The collection primarily consists of correspondence sent to Lieber regarding his involvement with various civic associations: The Civil Improvement Committee of the Indianapolis Commercial Club (1910), the Indiana Little Theatre Society, the John Herron Art Institute (1915-1916), the Paul Dresser Memorial Commission. There are also clippings related to the proposal to erect a memorial to the teachers of Indianapolis, to be located in the Memorial Court of the new Shortridge High School...
Dates: 1910-1926

Clowes Memorial Hall architectural documents

 Collection
Identifier: L504
Scope and Contents This collection includes 11 folders of architectural documents regarding the creation of Clowes Memorial Hall at Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana, circa 1960s.
Dates: circa 1960s

English Theatre playbill

 Collection — Folder S3349
Identifier: S3349
Scope and Contents This collection includes a playbill for the musical Oklahoma!, performed in Indianapolis, Indiana at the English Theatre from January 8, 1946 to January 12, 1946.
Dates: 1946

Fox Theater collection

 Collection
Identifier: L478
Scope and Contents The collection contains financial paperwork, receipts, check stubs, and box office reports from Fox Theater ranging from 1954 to 1975. Also included are receipts, business cards, fliers for an upcoming show, and one photograph.
Dates: 1954-1975

Indiana Arts Commission collection

 Collection — Folder S2045
Identifier: S2045
Scope and Contents This collection includes 31 completed "Booking Theatre/Auditoria" questionnaires created by the Indiana Art Commission (IAC) in 1975 to collect information regarding various venues around the state, which were later used in the IAC's Arts and Crafts Directory (1976). The information gathered through the questionnaire included the venue's name, address, seating capacity, year built, rental fee, and contact information. Only 26 theatres and auditoriums...
Dates: 1975

Indianapolis theatres collection

 Collection
Identifier: L520
Scope and Contents This collection includes the business record books and inventories for the Circle Theatre, Indiana Ball Room, and the English Theatre as well as some small cards from the Lyric Theatre, ranging from 1915 to 1949.
Dates: 1915-1949

Oral history collection

 Collection
Identifier: L640
Scope and Contents This collection comprises the breadth of the oral history collection at the Indiana State Library, ranging from circa 1904 to 2019. The bulk of the collection contains oral histories created during the ISL Oral History Project during the 1960s-1980s and recordings of events, meetings, recitations, and radio interviews created and acquired by library staff during that period. The remainder are oral histories created by various outside institutions and organizations, such as universities, public...
Dates: circa 1904-2019

Randall Galvin oral history

 Collection
Identifier: OH112
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the transcript and two ree-to-reel audiotapes from two oral history interviews with Randall Galvin, conducted by Susan Bell of the Indiana State Library on October 24, 1973 and May 9, 1975. In the first interview Galvin tells how he came to own the Black Curtain Dinner Theatre and how he dealt with the renovations. The second interview consists of detailed accounts of costs and expenses of operating the theatre, as well as advice for newcomers to the theatre business....
Dates: 1973/10/24; 1975/05/09