Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Scammon mss., 1945-1978, are the papers of Richard Lewis Scammon, 1914-1979, Professor Emeritus of Theatre and Drama at Indiana University. Included are correspondence files, student and class records and files, materials relating to "The Stephen Foster Story" in Bardstown, Ky., of which he was the director-designer, photographs, sketches and drawings for costumes, set and stage designs for numerous University Theatre productions.

ca. 6500 items (8 cartons and 3 folios)

Collection size: 6,500 items

NOTE: Access to this collection requires advance notice. Please contact the Curator of Manuscripts for additional information.

For more information about this collection and any related materials contact the Public Services Department, Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405. Call (812) 855-2452 or send an email using our Ask a Question form.