Credits and Works Cited
This project was in fulfillment of an internship (ENGL 394), spring 2023 semester at the University of Rochester.
Project supervisors: Curt Smith (English), Miranda Mims (RBSCP)
and Jessica Lacher-Feldman (RBSCP)
Exhibit and graphic design: Jessica Lacher-Feldman (RBSCP)
Curator for Theater Collections in RBSCP: Jessica Lacher-Feldman
Digitization: Lisa Wright (Digital Scholarship)
Special thanks to Dr. Hal Kanthor, the collector and donor of these materials to RBSCP, and to Dr. Joanne Bernardi, Professor of Japanese and Visual and Cultural Studies and Head, Japanese Program, University of Rochester.
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PICRYL - Public Domain Media Search Engine. “Geraldine Ulmar, Kate Forster, and Geraldine St. Maur as ‘The Little Maids from School’ in the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company Stage Production the Mikado (Gilbert and Sullivan). - Picryl - Public Domain Media Search Reviewed by Bob Abelman, Fri. “Review: Gilbert & Sullivan Austin's the McAdo Spryly Swaps Kimonos for Kilts.” Arts - The Austin Chronicle, https://www.austinchronicle.com/arts/2022-06-17/review-gilbert-and-sullivan-austins-the-mcado/.
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