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1973-2012 [1976- 1988] (Bulk 1976-1988)

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The Ethel Pitts Walker collection consists of four boxes of material donated by Dr. Ethel Pitts Walker, a former Emeritus Professor of Theater at San Jose State University. This collection includes copies of her published works, directorial notes and scripts of plays she directed. The collection also includes newspaper articles, reviews of her plays, letters and digital copies of photographs of awards she received. Also include are copies of speeches she wrote and delivered at school events. The collection is arranged into three series: Series I: Scholarly Research ; Series II: Artistic Production; Series III: Publictions and Awards. The contents of the series are arranged chronologically by date.

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The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

African Americans -- Race identity.
San José State University -- History
Theater Periodicals
Theater Programs
Women -- Education (Higher) -- 20th century
Education -- Higher -- California -- San Jose
Ethel Pitts Walker

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