Thomas Adriance Papers,
Scope and Contents
The collection consists almost exclusively of performance programs, playbills, and other threater literature of theater, dance, and music performances attended by Adriance. The performances were given in Blacksburg, Virginia, and other regional, national, and international locations. Includes programs from performances at the Barter Theatre in Abingdon, Virginia, the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., and the Opera de Paris in France.
- 1957, 1971-1995
- Adriance, Thomas (Collector, Person)
Language of Materials
The materials in the collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
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Thomas Adriance was born in 1937 and educated at Dartmouth College (B.A., 1959) and Columbia University (Ph.D., 1968). He served as an Assistant and then Associate Professor of History at Virginia Tech from 1968 until his death in February 1996, specializing in French History and military battles.
4.2 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)
The collection consists almost exclusively of performance programs, playbills, and other threater literature of theater, dance, and music performances attended by Adriance.
The collection is arranged by event location.
Source of Acquisition
The Thomas Adriance Papers were donated to Special Collections in 1996.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the Thomas Adriance Papers by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).
The processing, arrangement, and description of the Thomas Adriance Papers commenced in April 1996 and was completed in June 1996.
- Thomas Adriance Papers, 1957, 1971-1995
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