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Telford, Robert S.


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Robert S. Telford Personal Papers (SC-05)

 Item — Box SC-05 Box 1: Series SC-05-01
Identifier: SC-05

The collection documents the life and career of Robert (Bob) S. Telford from 1959-2008. Telford, director of the Virginia Museum Theatre from 1955-1966, helped to strengthen the program and is known for casting African American actors in productions with white actors at a time when interracial casting was illegal in Virginia.

Dates: 1959-2008, undated