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McGoun, Ralph, 1905-1988 (AC 1927)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1905-12-06 - 1988-06-06

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Amherst College Dramatic Activities Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00146
Abstract

The collection includes surviving programs, scripts, photographs, slides, set and costume designs, publicity material, posters, newspaper clippings, and audio/video material that chronicle the conceptualization, creation, production and review of hundreds of Amherst College theater and dance productions.

Dates: 1826-present

"Fifty Years of Service" McGoun, Ralph C., 1977

 File — Box 5: [Barcode: Degrees 5], Folder: 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Amherst College Degrees and Honors Collection consists chiefly of the diplomas for degrees awarded to Amherst graduates and other individuals associated with the College, mostly in the 19th century. All printed on vellum, but their physical condition varies widely; water and mold damage are evident on many of the early nineteenth century documents. Although some are for the degree of Master of Arts, the bulk are Bachelor of Arts. Honorary doctorates, as well as a few honorary Masters...
Dates: 1977

M.A. McGoun, Ralph C. (AC 1927), 1929

 File — Box 5: [Barcode: Degrees 5], Folder: 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Amherst College Degrees and Honors Collection consists chiefly of the diplomas for degrees awarded to Amherst graduates and other individuals associated with the College, mostly in the 19th century. All printed on vellum, but their physical condition varies widely; water and mold damage are evident on many of the early nineteenth century documents. Although some are for the degree of Master of Arts, the bulk are Bachelor of Arts. Honorary doctorates, as well as a few honorary Masters...
Dates: 1929

McGoun, Ralph C. (AC 1927) (gift of members of Class of 1944 in memory of McGoun and of Professor Charles Rogers)

 Box — Box 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Approximately 222 bookplates and bookplate designs, circa 1828-1989, used in the Amherst College library. The collection also includes information about the history of some of the bookplates; a variety of printing blocks, engravings and other print masters, and a small amount of correspondence.

Dates: 1828-1989

Ralph C. McGoun Jr. (AC 1927), Professor Emeritus of Dramatic Arts, 1979 March 9

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Subject coverage: Early interest in theater, Undergraduate experience in dramatics, Producing plays in College Hall, Construction of Kirby Theater; switch from Biology to Dramatic Arts, Army experience in World War II, Presenting "Julius Caesar" at the Folger Library, Faculty wives as costume-makers, outstanding stage designs at Kirby Theater, 1947 Curriculum effected no changes in Dramatic Arts, Intercollegiate cooperation in casting female roles, Further comments on College Hall...
Dates: 1979 March 9

Rogers, Charles (Given of member of Class of 1944 in memory of Professor Ralph C. McGoun and of Professor Charles Rogers)

 Box — Box 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Approximately 222 bookplates and bookplate designs, circa 1828-1989, used in the Amherst College library. The collection also includes information about the history of some of the bookplates; a variety of printing blocks, engravings and other print masters, and a small amount of correspondence.

Dates: 1828-1989