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Claudia and Ken Horn theatre and music ephemera collection

 Collection — document-box: 1, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2015-064-s-r

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of programs and printed ephemera related to various theatre, musicals, orchestra, opera, and ballet performances performed in Los Angeles, CA from 1940-1959. Some of the programs include Oklahoma, Folies Bergere of 1941, Meet the People, Around the World in 80 Days, Let Freedom Swing, Porgy and Bess, La Boheme, Light Opera Festival, and The New Moon. Many of these programs are from the El Capitan Theatre, Earl Carroll Theatre, Philharmonic Auditorium, Carthay Circle Theatre, and the Biltmore Theatre. One program of interest if a Florentine Gardens Revue from the 1940s that features many musicians and dancers.


  • 1940 - 1959

Language of Materials

The materials in this collection are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.


0.5 Linear Feet (1 document box, 2 folders)


This collection consists of theatre and music programs for a number of performances that took place in and around Los Angeles from 1940 to 1959.

Physical Location

Leatherby Libraries


Gift of Claudia and Ken Horn.
Finding Aid for the Claudia and Ken Horn theatre and music ephemera collection
Maria Yanez
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries Repository

Chapman University
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Orange 92866 USA US