Nancy Adam Bequest of Theatrical Notebooks and Scrapbooks

Scope and Content

These files contain notebooks, ledgers, scrapbooks and programmes, all containing theatrical material; book reviews, cuttings, images and theatre-going diaries.


The archive has been divided into the following series:

  • THM/103/1 - Theatre-going diaries
  • THM/103/2 - Writing on the theatre
  • THM/103/3 - Theatrical scrapbooks
  • THM/103/4 - Moulin Rouge programmes

Access Information

This archive collection is available for consultation in the V&A Blythe House Archive and Library Study Room by appointment only. Full details of access arrangements may be found here:

Access to some of the material may be restricted. These are noted in the catalogue where relevant.

Conditions Governing Use

Information on copying and commercial reproduction may be found here:

Appraisal Information

This collection was appraised in line with the collection management policy.


No further accruals are expected.

Related Material

See also the core collections of the V&A Theatre and Performance Department for material relating to British theatre in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Please ask for details.

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