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   Edward M. Kennedy prize records, 2012-2013

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Edward M. Kennedy Prize Records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#1703
Bib ID:10607937 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Columbia University. Libraries.
Title:Edward M. Kennedy prize records, 2012-2013
Physical description:.5 linear feet (1 document box)
Language(s): Material is in English.
Access: This collection is located off-site. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged chronologically by prize year.

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Description

Scope and Content

The Edward M. Kennedy Prize records are records related to the adminstration of the prize. These include administrative material such as nomination forms and correspondence, as well as the finalists' and winning submissions.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site.

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This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Edward M. Kennedy Prize Records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Papers processed 01/02/2014 ceh

Finding aid written 01/02/2014 ceh

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion January 3, 2014 Finding aid written in English.
    2014-01-03 xml document instance created by Carrie Hintz

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Scripts (documents)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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American drama.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kushner, Tony.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
O'Brien, Dan.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Plays.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Schenkkan, Robert, 1953-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--history--drama.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

The Edward M. Kennedy Prize is given annually to a new play or musical inspired by American history.

The prize, which is given by Columbia University Libraries under the oversight of an independent board of governors, was established by Ambassador Jean Kennedy Smith along with playwright Tony Kushner. Each year a group of twenty nominators, all drama and theatre professionals from across the United States, submit nominations to a panel of judges who determine the winning submission or submissions. The prize is announced annuall on February 22, the anniversary of senator Edward M. Kennedy's birth.

The Edward M. Kennedy Prize was established to honor Senator Ted Kennedy's love of American history and the Kennedy family's commitment to supporting arts and culture in the United States.

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