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"Return of An Angel: A Play in Two Acts" script

 Collection
Identifier: AC-676

Scope and Contents

The collection contains one typed copy of "Return of An Angel: A Play in Two Acts" by Sandra Mason, copyright 2005.

Dates

  • 2005

Language

The materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

No interlibrary loan.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research in the Dougherty Reading Room.

Biographical/Historical Note

"Return of an Angel" dramatizes Asheville, North Carolina, in 1929, the year of Thomas Wolfe's publication of his first novel, "Look Homeward Angel." The production's plot details Wolfe's rise and fall in popularity with the citizens of Asheville after individuals read thinly veiled depictions of themselves and their town within his work.

Thomas Wolfe (1900-1938) was an author and native of Asheville, North Carolina. His works include the novels "Look Homeward, Angel" and "You Can't Go Home Again."

Sandra L. Mason is a playwright from Asheville, North Carolina.

Extent

0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

The collection contains a copy of "Return of an Angel: A Play in Two Acts" by Sandra L. Mason. The play is about the life of author Thomas Wolfe and his relationship to his hometown, Asheville, North Carolina.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged in one folder.

Acquisitions Information

The materials were purchased from George Brosi at Appalachian Mountain Books in 2010 and accessioned as AC.2010.035.

Processing Information

The collection was processed and finding aid generated by Trevor McKenzie, September 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.
Title
AC.676: "Return of An Angel: A Play in Two Acts" script, 2005
Status
Completed
Author
The collection was processed and finding aid generated by Trevor McKenzie, September 2013.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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