Record

Ref NoFAR
TitleFarjeon Family Collection
DescriptionMaterial related to 3 individuals from 4 generations of the Farjeon family, donated by the Farjeon estate.
JF) Costume designs, set designs & notebooks of scenic artist Joan Jefferson Farjeon (1913 - 2006) (Herbert Farjeon's niece), much of which relates to productions of Nicholas Stuart Gray's plays - 9 boxes

JJ) Albums, letters, books, reviews of & about Joan's great-grandfather, Joseph Jefferson the Third (1829 - 1905) (Herbert Farjeon's grandfather), including material relating to his performance in 'Rip Van Winkle' and material relating to Lincoln's murder by fellow actor, John Wilkes Booth - 1 box

JJF) Programmes of Joan's father Joseph Jefferson Farjeon (1883 - 1955) (Herbert Farjeon's brother) who began as an actor in Ellen Terry's company & later worked as a journalist, dramatist, script writer & novelist - 2 boxes
Date19 - 20 century
Related MaterialThe Herbert Farjeon Archive (HF)
Extent11 boxes
LevelCollection
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