Harold N. Hillebrand Papers, 1895-1925, 1934, 1937-43, 1947
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Brief Description:

Correspondence and manuscript material of Harold Newcomb Hillebrand (1887-1953), member of the English Department (1914-44) and Head of the Department (1939-44), including letters from Stuart Pratt Sherman about Urbana during World War I, 1918-19; Central Council for Nursing Education and friends and theatrical agents about Hillebrand's play Florence Nightingale; Ida Zeitlin, Sam Raphaelson and Brock Pemberton about the play, The Old Order; John Q. Adams and George Kittredge, about Hillebrand's Variorium Troilus and Cressida and Henry Arthur Jones, William Archer, Ernest A. Boyd, Thorton Wilder about other topics.

The papers include handwritten and typed copies of a prompt book of The Wasp, with descriptive notes; handwritten "Notes on 17th Century Plays;" a lecture on comedy; eight reprints on drama (1915-28) and twelve reprints (1895-1914) of geologist and chemist William F. Hillebrand, Prof. Hillebrand's father.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 15/7/20
Created by: Hillebrand, Harold Newcomb (1887-1953)
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
Acquired: 11/29/1963
Arrangement: By type (correspondence and notes) and chronological thereunder.
Subject Index
Comedy
Drama
Faculty Papers
Nightingale, Florence
Nursing
Promptbooks
Theatre
Troilus and Cressida
Urbana, Illinois
World War I - Intelligence, Morale and Propaganda
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]