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 Container

Contains 22 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University Harlequin Club collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 173
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Harlequin Club collection contains programs and sheet music from the productions held by the club. Several of the productions are based on books and lyrics written by Purdue alummus and playwright, George Ade. The programs also feature some of the businesses in the area during the early 1900s. There is one button, "Wintergreen for President," from the Harlequin Show, "Of Thee I Sing," undated.
Dates: 1904 - 1951

Programs of the Purdue Minstrels, 1904 - 1905

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 1

Program, "The Fair Co-ed", April 20 and 21, 1908

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 2
Scope and Contents A College Comedy in Three Acts, book and lyrics by George Ade, '87, music by Lipinsky, '08; Davis, '06; Lipinsky, '10, staged by George Herbert, Grand Opera House, Lafayette, Indiana.
Dates: April 20 and 21, 1908

Program, "Back to Old Purdue," from "The Junior In Command," Season , 1909

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 3
Scope and Contents (Score and score reprint.) of "Back to Old Purdue," as originally presented by The Harlequin Club of Purdue University, book and lyrics by Fharshaw '02 and Da Reel '09, music by George Ade Davis '06.
Dates: 1909

Musical Theatre programs, 1910 - 1937

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 4

Program, "The County Chairman," April 17, 18, 19, 1911

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 5
Scope and Contents A Comedy in Four Acts, book by George Ade, George Herbert, stage director, Dryfus Theatre, Lafayette, Indiana.
Dates: 1911

"Land O’ Dreams," April 15, 16, 19, 1913

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 6
Scope and Contents (Program and cast book. Books and lyrics by D.S. Oakes and O.K. Quivey, music by O.K. Quivey, George Herbert, stage director, Dryfus Theatre, Lafayette, Indiana.)
Dates: 1913

Cast book, "What Happened in Venice," April 14, 15, 18, 1914

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 7
Scope and Contents Book by George Herbert and J.J. Johnston, music by John B. Archer, lyrics by John B. Archer and J.J. Johnston, Dryfus Theatre, Lafayette, Indiana.
Dates: 1914

Program, "George Ade’s Eight Little Wives", April 21, 1915

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 8
Scope and Contents Music by Alfred G. Wathall, interpolated numbers by George Ade Davis, produced at Lafayette, Indiana, April 19, 20, 24 and Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Dates: April 21, 1915

Program, "Around the Campus", April 26, 1916

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 9
Scope and Contents The Purdue Revue for 1916, by George Ade, produced at Victoria Theatre, Lafayette, Indiana, April 24, 25, 29 and Shubert Murat Theater, Indianapolis.
Dates: April 26, 1916

Score, "Your Old Co-ed," song hit from "Around the Campus", 1916

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 10
Scope and Contents As produced by The Harlequin Club of Purdue University, words and music by O.K. Quivey, published by Nobes and Doddridge, West Lafayette, Indiana.
Dates: 1916

Program, "One Moment Please!" The Purdue Revue of 1917 by Henry T. DeHart, May 1, 1917

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 11
Scope and Contents Produced under the stage direction of George A. Beane, produced at Victoria Theater, Lafayette, Indiana, April 24, 25, 28 and Shubert Murat Theater, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Dates: May 1, 1917

Score, "A College Town for Me," from "One Moment Please!" , 1917

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 12
Scope and Contents (Two scores, one is handwritten, lyrics by Henry T. DeHart, '17 and music by Scott Leach .)
Dates: 1917

Program, "The Aristocratic Co-ed," May 12, 13, 14, 1921

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 13
Scope and Contents Produced under the stage direction of Miss Katherine Kennedy, produced at The Mars Theatre.
Dates: 1921

Program, "The College Prince," May 4, 5, 6, 1922

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 14
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 14
Scope and Contents Produced under the stage direction of Miss Katherine Kennedy, Mars Theatre.
Dates: 1922

Program, "George Washington, Jr.", April 30, 1923

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 15
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 15
Scope and Contents A three act musical comedy by George M. Cohan, staged under the personal direction of Miss Katherine F. Kennedy, Mars Theatre, Lafayette, Indiana, April 26, 27, 28 and Shubert-Murat Theatre, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Dates: April 30, 1923

Program, "Irene" , April 20, 1925

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 16
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 16
Scope and Contents A musical comedy in two acts, book and lyrics by James Montgomery and music by Harry Tierney, staged under the personal direction of Miss Katherine Kennedy, Mars Theatre, Lafayette, Indiana, April 16, 17, 18 and Shubert-Murat Theatre, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Dates: April 20, 1925

Program, "Sally" , May 3, 1926

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 17
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 17
Scope and Contents A musical comedy in three acts, book by Guy Bolton, lyrics by Clifford Grey, music by Jerome Kern and ballet music by Victor Herbert, produced and staged by Miss Katherine Kennedy, Mars Theatre, Lafayette, Indiana, April 29, 30, and May 1; Shubert-Murat Theatre, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Dates: May 3, 1926

Program, "The O'Brien Girl", 1927

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 18
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 18
Scope and Contents A musical comedy in two acts, book by Otto Harbach, lyrics and music by Lewis G. Hirch and Floyd Kendall, produced under the personal direction of R.G. Siegfried.
Dates: 1927

Program, "Castles in the Air" , April 30, 1928

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 19
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 19
Scope and Contents A musical comedy in three acts, book and lyrics by Raymond W. Peck, music by Percy Wenrich, produced under the direction of R.G. Siegfried, Mars Theatre, Lafayette, Indiana, April 26, 27, 28, and Murat Theatre, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Dates: April 30, 1928

Lafayette Journal and Courier, "A Golden Anniversary for the Harlequin Show," by Barbara Hawkins, 1951

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 20
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, File 20
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Purdue University Harlequin Club collection contains programs and sheet music from the productions held by the club. Several of the productions are based on books and lyrics written by Purdue alummus and playwright, George Ade. The programs also feature some of the businesses in the area during the early 1900s. There is one button, "Wintergreen for President," from the Harlequin Show, "Of Thee I Sing," undated.
Dates: 1951

Button, "Wintergreen for President," from the Harlequin Show, "Of Thee I Sing", undated

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 21
Identifier: MSP 173, Collection 1, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Purdue University Harlequin Club collection contains programs and sheet music from the productions held by the club. Several of the productions are based on books and lyrics written by Purdue alummus and playwright, George Ade. The programs also feature some of the businesses in the area during the early 1900s. There is one button, "Wintergreen for President," from the Harlequin Show, "Of Thee I Sing," undated.
Dates: undated