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Tony Van Bridge fonds
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6.0 m of textual material and other material
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Name of creator
Tony Van Bridge (Valentine Anthony Neil Bridge), actor/director, was born in London England in 1917. He graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 1938. Van Bridge arrived in Canada in 1954 where he performed in both television and radio. Van Bridge performed at the Stratford Festival for 15 years. He also acted at the Shaw Festival for many years and was acting artistic director from 1974-75. Throughout his career he toured in the UK, United States and Canada.
Scope and content
The fonds includes photographs, newspaper clippings, reviews and articles, personal correspondence, posters and other material.
Immediate source of acquisition
The fonds acquired through L.W. Conolly in 2003.
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Access is open.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Copyright, normally is held by the creator. Materials cannot be published without the permission of the copyright holder.
Finding aid is available. The library also provides catalogue of records at the file level (see Notes field).
No further accruals are expected.
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