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Evans, Dame Edith Mary, (1888-1976), actress

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Alternative name(s):
  • Edith Mary Booth (Later known as)
Surname: Evans
Pretitle: Dame
Forenames: Edith Mary
Gender: Female
Date: 1888-1976
Biography: ODNB link for Evans, Dame Edith Mary (1888-1976) afterwards Booth, Actress
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P164411 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P38663 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1893-1976: papers incl corresp, clippings, scrapbooks, and performance-related materials such as rehearsal copies of playscripts; material collection by her biographer, Bryan Forbes
University of Texas at Austin: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Library
corresp with Christopher Fry
V&A Theatre and Performance Archives
See Annual Return 1993
1946-62: letters and postcards (10 items) to GHW Rylands
Cambridge University: King's College Archive Centre
NRA 42463 Rylands