Title: Arline Bryant Momeyer Papers
ID: OGLMC 623
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet
Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Acquisition Note: Source: Arline Bryant Momeyer, Montauk, New York.
Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). Anita Bryant Momeyer Papers. OGLMC 623, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections. Chester Fritz Library. University of North Dakota.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid added to Archon in July 2012.
Collection Material Type: Personal Papers
Scope and Contents: The Arline Bryant Momeyer Papers include newspaper clippings regarding Momeyer's career as a Shakespeare scholar with particular reference to her artistic talents and financial support in the construction of the Globe Theatre in Odessa, Texas. Also included are materials related to the production of “All the World’s a Stage,” a film based on the play of the same title. The film was written by Momeyer as a documentary on the life of William Shakespeare. The second folder contains a nine-page typescript titled “Arvilla,” which chronicles the history of the town from its founding in 1882 by Momeyer’s grandfather, Ferdinand Davis Hughes. The third folder includes photocopies of photographs of the Hughes and Hersey bonanza farms in Arvilla, while the fourth folder contains miscellaneous items.