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Robert B. Krahl papers, 1956-1986

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Krahl, Robert B
Title
Robert B. Krahl papers
Dates
1956-1986 (inclusive)
Quantity
23.84 cubic feet (25 boxes)
Collection Number
4034
Summary
Technical theater professional, mainly in Seattle, Washington, the papers contain materials related to opera and dance productions around the Seattle area, especially Seattle Repertory Theatre
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
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Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Robert Krahl served as lighting director and production manager for several opera and dance productions in Seattle, including the Jewish Community Center production of “The Dybbuk” in 1962. In addition, he produced sound plots and set designs.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

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Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 4034-001: Robert B. Krahl papers, 1956-1963Return to Top

.42 cubic foot (1 box)

Scope and Content: Correspondence, lighting, and set designs, programs, news releases, financial records and clippings for opera and dance productions in Seattle, including performances sponsored by the Seattle Parks Department, the Cornish School of Allied Arts, and the Seattle Jewish Community Center production of "The Dybbuk" in 1962; 1956-1963; publicity photographs, 1959-1960.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Robert B. Krahl, 7/1/1989.

Description
Robert B. Krahl papers

Accession No. 4034-002: Robert B. Krahl papers, 1962-1986Return to Top

23.42 cubic feet (24 boxes)

Scope and Content: Lighting plots, set designs, clippings, programs, and other papers related to Krahl's work in technical theater, especially in Seattle for the Seattle Repertory Theatre as well as for other performing arts groups. Includes diagrams of theatres in the U.S. and abroad, photographs of Seattle theatres, and detailed coverage of performances for Century 21 in Seattle, 1962.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Maia Krahl Astley, 3/6/1997.

Description
Robert B. Krahl papers