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Ralph D. Lee Papers

Identifier: WH556

Scope and Contents

Photographs of actors and actresses who appeared at theatres managed by Lee (1930s), clippings, correspondence, military records (1864-1908) of David Lee (Ralph's father), reviews and billings of plays.


  • 1864-1983


Language of Materials

Material is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

Actor, director and theatre manager. Appeared in plays at Elitch's Garden Denver (Colo.) Theater. Managed the Old American, Rialto, Aladdin, Broadway, Isis and Bluebird theaters (Denver, Colo.)


1 box

1 oversize box

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Donald K. Lee, 1992.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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Denver CO 80204 United States