Sarah G.E. Starke fonds [textual record, graphic material]

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    1851, 1948-1973.
    Type of material:
    Textual material, Art, Photographs
    Found in:
    Archives / Collections and Fonds
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    • Sarah G.E. Starke fonds
      Sarah G.E. Starke fonds
  • Fonds includes:
    2 lower level description(s)
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    1851, 1948-1973.
    Place of creation:
    Québec (Province)
    50 cm of textual records.
    7 photographs b&w.
    1 painting tempera.
    Language of material:
    Scope and content:
    Fonds consists of correspondence, programmes, promotional material and clippings relating to Canadian Theatre, especially in Montreal, 1948-1973 and a prompt book the Merchant of Venice by Miss Kate Horne used in an 1851 production at the Broadway Theatre, New York which was given to Miss Starke by Allan Murray of the "Dumbells". Fonds also consists of photographs of the Dominion Drama Festival, Brockville, Ont., 1965; and a painting of costume design for "Boiteux" given to Sarah Starke by artist Renee Noiseux for the play "Le Pendu", [196?].
    Additional name(s):
    Biography/Administrative history:
    Starke, Sarah G.E., d. 1973: Sarah G.E. Starke, known as Sally, was involved in amateur and professional theatre including active participation in Theatre Canada (Dominion Drama Festival) and support of various theatrical activities. For twenty-five years, Miss Starke worked at Eatons, Montreal.
    Finding aid:
    Textual records (Electronic) The file list is a finding aid for volumes 1 to 3. MSS0879 (90 90: Open)

    Painting: (Other) Finding aid available at item-level, C-011384

    Additional information:
    General Note:
    Documents acquis en 1991 de Jean-Pierre Wallot et Gilles Paquet, directeurs du projet de recherche, Ottawa, Ontario. Textual records received from Miss S.G.E. Starke of Montreal, Que. Photographs and painting acquired in 1973.
    Location of originals note:
    Art located in Room 254. Costume Collection (T.51 Box 3), D089.
    Subject heading:
    Other system control no.:
    MAINS21409 DAPACC13342 DAPACC6372
    Related control no.:
    1973-005 PIC
    1973-234 NPC
    Former archival reference no.:
  • Conditions of access:
    Terms of use:
    Photographs: No restrictions. Various copyrights on selected items. Credit: Name of photographer / National Archives of Canada / Copy negative no.
    Painting: Copyright belongs to Rennée Noiseu. Credit the Documentary Art and Photography Division, National Archives of Canada.

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