Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F0057 - Florence Thorpe fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0057
Florence Thorpe fonds.
- 1936-1955 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.334 m of textual records and other material.
Name of creator
Amateur Canadian actress and director in Calgary, Alberta, in the 1940s and 1950s. Won best actress Award in 1941 Calgary Youth Federation Dramatic Festival and in 1947 Alberta Regional Drama Festival.
Transferred to Special Collections in 2002 from Performing Arts Library. Originally donated by Phil McCoy of the Drama Department, University of Calgary.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consists of correspondence; programmes for dramatic productions; newsclippings; photographs; miscellaneous material including adjudications; scripts; and realia.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Text in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
File level inventory available at repository.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of the fonds.
Includes 44 photographs and 0.041 m of realia.