Eric Hjorth collection
MSHjor67

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Hjorth, Eric
Title
Eric Hjorth collection
ID
MSHjor67
Date
1900-1929
Extent
0.5 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
Eric Hjorth was a Chicago little theater actor. The collection contains programs, newspaper clippings, and tributes to Laura Dainty Pelham, the founder and director of the Hull-House Players.

Preferred Citation

Eric Hjorth collection, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Biographical Sketch

Eric Hjorth was a Chicago little theater actor. He was variously a member of the Hull-House Players, the Benson Players, the Liberty Hall Players, the Strolling Players, and the Studio Players.

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Scope and Contents

The collection contains programs, newspaper clippings, and tributes to Laura Dainty Pelham, the founder and director of the Hull-House Players.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives 2006-06-05

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

None

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Hull House Theatre (Organization : Chicago, Ill.).

Personal Name(s)

  • Hjorth, Eric -- Archives
  • Pelham, Laura Dainty, 1849-1924

Subject(s)

  • Hull-House and Settlement House History.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: Eric Hjorth Collection 

Box Folder

Benson Players - program, 1920 

1 1

Bokstusan (Book House) - "The Deluge" - clipping and program, 1923 

1 2

Clippings, 1928-1930 

1 3

Hull-House Theater - clippings, 1929 

1 4

Hull-House Theater - Anspacher, Louis K. - "The Unchastened Woman" program, 1922 

1 5

Hull-House Theater - Bennett, Arnold and Edward Knoblock - "Milestones" - program, undated 

1 6

Hull-House Theater - "The Deluge" - programs, 1923 

1 7

Hull-House Theater - "The Fountain" - programs, 1919 

1 8

Hull-House Theater - "Father Malachy's Miracle" - program, 1940 

1 9

Hull-House Theater - "John Ferguson" - programs, undated 

1 10

Hull-House Theater - "The Neighbors", "The Workhouse Ward" - programs, 1922 

1 11

Hull-House Theater - "The Show" - programs, 1927-1936 

1 12

Hull-House Theater - "A Night's Lodging"-programs, 1923 

1 13

Hull-House Theater - "Apple Blossoms"; "Women Have Their Way" - programs, 1931 

1 14

Hull-House Theater - "Ruint" - programs and clippings, 1928 

1 15

Hull-House Theater - "The Torchbearers" - programs, 1926 

1 16

Hull-House Theater - "Look at the Heffernans" - programs, 1927 

1 17

Hull-House Theater - "The Merry, Merry Cuckoo"; "The Welsh Honeymoon"; "The Slave with Two Faces", "The War Committee" - programs, 1919 

1 18

Hull-House Theater - "Theodora" - program and fliers, undated 

1 19

Hull-House Theater - "The Farmer's Wife" - program and clippings, 1926-1930 

1 20

Hull-House Theater - Play Tournament - programs, undated 

1 21

Hull-House Theater - "The Lost Leader" - programs, 1920-1921 

1 22

Hull-House Theater - "The Whiteheaded Boy" - programs and clipping, 1929 

1 23

Liberty Hall Players - programs, 1917-1918 

1 24

The Passion Play - clippings, 1924 

1 25

Pelham, Laura Dainty - clippings, 1924 

1 26

Pelham, Laura Dainty - note, 1900 

1 27

Pelham, Laura dainty - pamphlet, 1879-1880 

1 28

The Strolling Players - programs, 1917 

1 29

Studio Players - clippings and programs, 1918-1921 

1 30

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