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Porter, R. Russell (Robert Russell), 1908-1986

 Person

Served as Head of the University Theater and Chairman of the School of Communication Arts at the University of Denver, Denver, Colo. from 1964 to 1976; University Lecturer, 1960-61.
Attended Paris Meeting, April 9, 1956
Appointed to give the 1961 University of Denver Lecture.
Assumes Directorship of Communication of Arts Department, 1963, after Dr. Campton Bell passes away.

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Chester Alter Opening Time Capsule with Russell Porter, 1964

 Item
Identifier: U201.02.0138.0004.00004
Abstract University of Denver Chancellor Chester Alter and Professor of Theatre Russell Porter open a time capsule, placed in 1951, at the university's centennial celebration in 1964, in front of Mary Reed Building.
Dates: 1964

Early Dawn, Porter, Russell/Williamson, Waldo, 1950

 File
Identifier: D037.01.0001.0002
Abstract File contains transcript of Russell Porter's PLay "Early Dawn" with the name "Williamson" written at the top of the the cover. 49 pages. Notations have been added in pencil and pen concerning musical timing for the chorus sequences.
Dates: 1950

Early Dawn, Porter, Russell/Williamson, Waldo, 1950

 File
Identifier: D037.01.0001.0003
Abstract File contains an updated mimeographed copy of Russell Porter's Play: "Early Dawn" with the name "Williamson and c.1" written on the title page. 49 pages. Notation oncerning musical timing have been added to the pages.
Dates: 1950

Group Portrait of Faculty and Staff, circa 1950

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0086.0018.00005
Abstract Black and white photographic image of University of Denver faculty and staff: Hartman, Russell Porter, Hall, Friday, Crown, H. Moore, M. Miller, Shirey, B. Cohn, [illegible] name, Engle, Fuller, E. Cohn, Vance Kirkland, [illegible] name, Rasmussen, [illegible] name, Fee, Young, Allen Breck, on campus outside, circa 1950.
Dates: circa 1950

R. Russell Porter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M035
Abstract R. Russell Porter (1908-1995) served as Head of the University Theater and Chairman of the School of Communication Arts at the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado from 1964 to 1976. In addition to his teaching and administrative functions, Porter wrote, directed, and produced plays, operas and radio dramas. He also acted in plays and radio dramas. Many of his artistic endeavors were librettos written with Normand Lockwood who was composer-in-residence at the University of Denver from...
Dates: 1933-1986

Silverheels Papers, 1954

 File
Identifier: D037.01.0001.0005
Abstract File contains ephemera realted to the production of "Silverheels" at the University of Denver in May 1954. Ephemera includes congratulation notes, ticket stubs, ending notes, etc.
Dates: 1954

Silverheels Script - Bound

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Identifier: D037.01.0001.0006
Abstract File contains typescript bound in a noteboot of the script for the "folk" opera "Silverheels." Music by Waldo Williamson, Libretto by Russell Porter.
Dates: 1910-1987

Silverheels - Script Pages

 File
Identifier: D037.01.0001.0007
Abstract File contains typescript (possible carbon copy" for the opera "Silverheels." Papes are stapled together and it is likely not complete.
Dates: 1910-1987

Silverheels - Script Pages

 File
Identifier: D037.01.0001.0008
Abstract File contains typescript pages for the4 script of the opera "Silverheels." Pages appear to be possibly edits to the script, there is one loose page that points out changes.
Dates: 1910-1987

Silverheels - Script Pages

 File
Identifier: D037.01.0001.0009
Abstract File contains mimeographed pages for 2 copies of the script for the opera, "Silverheels." Appears to be complete. Names on the scripts are "Weide" and "Waldo Williamson."
Dates: 1910-1987