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Gladys Grantham Benthack, Manuscript

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: MS-0171

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a signed manuscript “Tent Chautauqua: 1904-128” by Gladys Grantham Benthack and a few clippings on Chautauquas in Nebraska during the early 1900s.  Among the manuscript’s topics are the history of Chautauqua, the experience of attending and working in a Chautauqua, and the operation of a Chautauqua circuit.

Dates

  • 1975

Creator

Extent

1.00 Folders

Language of Materials

English

Related Materials

Collections related to Chautauquas in Nebraska may also be found at the Nebraska State Historical Society Archives.  Their photograph collection RG3411 Chautauquas contains around 70 images of Chautauquas in Nebraska.

Status
Unprocessed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries Repository

Contact:
Archives & Special Collections
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries
P.O. Box 884100
Lincoln NE 68588-4100 United States
402-472-2531