University of Minnesota

Zukauskas, Vitalis, Papers

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Immigration History Research Center, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Creator: Zukauskas, Vitalis.
Dates: 1949-1969
Abstract: Papers (1949-1969) of Vitalis Zukauskas, a Lithuanian American dramatist and author of the History of Lithuanian Theater from 1574 to 1864 include programs; announcements; bulletins; and miscellany on Lithuan American cultural activities.
Quantity: 5 linear ft.
Language: In Lithuanian.
Collection ID: IHRC2930

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Vitalis Zukauskas was born in Lithuania and came to the United States after World War II. In 1951, he organized the Lithuanian Community Players in Brooklyn, New York. A dramatist and author, he also performed as a comedian in a topical one-man show called the Theater of One; the show was staged for Lithuanian audiences in Canada, Australian, and the United States.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

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OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Zukauskas, Vitalis collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Zukauskas, Vitalis Papers, Lithuanian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Lithuanian American theater.
Ethnic theater--New York.

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