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MacKaye Family papers, 1751 - 1998Manuscript ML-5

Collection Overview


MacKaye Family papers, 1751 - 1998

Call Number:

Manuscript ML-5

Collection Dates:

1751 - 1998

Size of Collection:

380 boxes (562 linear feet)


The MacKaye Family Papers contain correspondence, manuscript drafts, photographs, financial records, sketchbooks, notebooks, diaries, programs, broadsides, posters, newspaper clippings, and ephemeral items. They chronicle four generations of the family. The bulk of the collections focus is on dramatist Steele MacKaye, his son and fellow dramatist and poet, Percy Mackaye, as well as the noted conservationist Benton Mackaye.

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