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MS Thr 201.4

Jones, Robert Edmond, 1887-1954. Robert Edmond Jones costume and set designs: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

© President and Fellows of Harvard College

Descriptive Summary

Location: pfd, ppf
Call No.: MS Thr 201.4
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Jones, Robert Edmond, 1887-1954.
Title: Robert Edmond Jones costume and set designs,
Date(s): 1923.
Quantity: 1 collection (6 folders (.5 linear feet)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Set and costume designs by American theatrical and motion-picture designer Robert Edmond Jones for Alexandre Dumas' Camille performed at the Central City Opera House, New York in 1932.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*70M-73. Presented by Miss Lillian Gish, 430 East 57th Street, New York, New York; received: 1970 October 2.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Robert Edmond Jones Costume and Set Designs (MS Thr 201.4). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Jones graduated from Harvard in 1910 and was an American theatrical and motion-picture designer.

Scope and Contents

Includes 15 early drafts in pencil of the costume designs and two set designs in ink and wash for the production of Alexandre Dumas' Camille at the Central City Opera House (Colorado). Also includes four photographs of the production at the Central City Opera House.

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