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Fitch, Clyde, 1865-1909 (AC 1886)


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin Butler Davenport Papers

Identifier: MA.00073

Playwright, producer, actor and theater manager. Papers contain correspondence, photographs, and autographs from numerous actors, producers and others relating chiefly to Butler Davenport's theatrical productions in New York City.

Dates: 1884-1959

Clyde Fitch, undated

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Photographic negatives depicting local places and events taken by photographer Lincoln Wade Barnes and his staff, chiefly at Amherst College, circa 1927-1965. The images document Amherst College commencements, buildings, grounds, faculty, student groups and athletic teams. Also included are some images of people and places from the town of Amherst. A small number of photographic prints are included in the collection.Also of interest are the original envelopes that previously...
Dates: undated

Last of the Dandies, a Play Created from the work of Clyde Fitch, 1986 May

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series 1: Production Ephemera makes up the bulk of the collection and includes programs, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other materials documenting particular productions. Materials in this series represent some of the earliest undergraduate dramatic performances, dating back to 1826, through the 19th and 20th centuries to the present day. The ephemera in this series offers insight into the dedication and work that went into undergraduate student productions, from elaborate...
Dates: 1986 May

W. Clyde Fitch (AC 1886) Collection

Identifier: MA.00116

Correspondence, annotated play scripts, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, articles and photographs documenting the literary career, works, and personal life of Clyde Fitch (1865-1909), American dramatist and graduate of Amherst College in the Class of 1886. Correspondents include Robert Browning, Richard Harding Davis, William Dean Howells and William Lyon Phelps.

Dates: 1867-1986; Majority of material found within 1883 - 1909

Wilson, Francis, New York, NY, to H. M. Burdett, [New York, NY]; to Clyde Fitch, 1888-1904

 File — Box 4, Folder: 71
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Correspondence, photographs, and autographs received by Butler Davenport from numerous actors, producers and others relating chiefly to his theatrical productions in New York City. Correspondents include Maria De Barrill, David Belasco, Henrietta Campbell, Katharine Cornell, Augustin Daly, Lillian Gish, Emma Goldman, Eva Le Gallienne, Sarah Cowell Le Moyne, Tyrone Power, Mary Shaw and Lee Shubert. Several letters included in the collection are addressed to Clyde Fitch and others.

Dates: 1888-1904