Scope and arrangement
This collection documents the early part of Jean Adair's career through clippings, correspondence, a few photographs, and ephemera. The material spans the years 1914-1936. Programs and photographs were separated from the collection and integrated into the appropriate Theatre Collection files. [see attached list] Autographed programs remain with her papers.
The Jean Adair papers are arranged in two series:
- 1925-19281 folder
Includes telegrams, a few letters, a John Cromwell-Kay Johnson wedding invitation.
- 1914-19424 folders
Includes reviews and publicity articles about Miss Adair, a few photographs, autographed programs, and ephemera. See separation sheet for a list of programs and photographs.