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Thompson, Grace, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-32
Identifier: M1981-32

Scope and Contents

Personal papers of Grace Thompson, Gulf Breeze, Florida, consisting of photocopies of correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other materials concerning the writing and production of "The March Sisters of Concord" a musical play about Louisa May Alcott and its productions in New Jersey, New York, and England in 1978-1979; materials concerning the development of Andrew Jackson Day in Florida in 1983; research materials, original music and playscripts for the Grace Thompson Junior Theatre, Gulf Breeze, Florida; materials concerning Theodore Roosevelt and the Roosevelt Family; her work in honoring the U. S. S. New Jersey and its re-commissioning and her recognition by the New Jersey State Senate, and other writings and music authored by Grace Thompson.


  • Created: 1978-1996
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1981


Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers, dependent on our compliance with U.S. Copyright Law, HIPPA requirements, donor agreements and other applicable state and federal statutes.  Occasionally we may need to review a collection before permitting immediate access.

Conditions Governing Use

Rights to use any play/music for production are retained by the author; permission required.


  &nnsp; Photocopies of materials may be made only by permission of the Universiy Archivist.


  &nnsp; Digital photography, scanning, and photocopying of materials is prohibited. Permission may be granted by the University Archivist for such reprography dependent on issues of copyright, ownership, condition, donor agreements, etc. In general, staff do not make reproductions of copyright materials or materials for which title is not owned by the institution. Recent revisions in the U.S. Copyright Law extended the copyright of correspondence, letters, and other personal papers to the life of the author plus seventy years.


315.00 items

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Source of Acquisition

Mrs. Grace Thompson, Gulf Breeze, Fla., October 1981

Accruals and Additions

Additions: March 1983, March 1991, July 1998, September 1998

Thompson, Grace, Papers
Dean DeBolt
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Repository Details

Part of the UWF University Archives and West Florida History Center Repository

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