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Virginia Cummings Little Theatre Players certificate

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 62, Placement: 09
Identifier: MSA 349
The collection consists of two items: one certificate inducting student, Virginia Cummings, into the Little Theatre Players group on May 30, 1927 and a 1929 Purdue Exponent article (photocopy) of a Little Theatre Players production announcement.

Dates

  • 05/30/1927; 1929

Creator

Extent

0.025 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Historical and Biographical Information

The Little Theatre Players formed in 1917 as a Purdue Organization. They merged with the Harlekin Club in 1930 to form the Harlekin Players, which disbanded two years later, in 1932.

Virginia Cummings, a native of Milwaukee, WI, graduated from Purdue University in 1929. Besides being a member of the Little Theatre Players, she was active in the French Club, the Purdue Girls' Club, the Women's Atlhetic Association, the Y. W. C. A., Class Soccer 2, and Dad's Day Play 2.
More on the history of Purdue Theatre can be found on the departmental website: https://cla.purdue.edu/theatre/about/history/index.html

Debris. West Lafayette, Indiana: Senior Class of Purdue University, 1929.
Title
Virginia Cummings Little Theatre Players Certificate
Status
completed
Author
Jennifer Sdunzik
Date
2017-12-05
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Edition statement
First edition.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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