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Larry Patchett papers

Identifier: C MSS WH1675

Scope and Contents

Collection contains play scripts, braille manuscripts, newspaper clippings, programs, Playbills, Colorado Performing Arts Festival material, contracts for lighting and sound, buttons from political and cultural events, crew passes, Gay Mens' Chorus programs, photographs.


  • 1950-2010


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Born in Tulsa, Okla. on December 17, 1953. Received a BS in music/media from UCD (1980). President of Nomas Prod. and Sound. Works as a sound engineer and audio consultant for local TV stations and on other video and film related projects. Received an Emmy awards for Who's Taking the Heat (1984) and Time Machine (2009). Member of the Empire Lyric Players, longest running exclusively Gilbert & Sullivan troupe in the world, based in Denver, Colo.


5 box(es)

1 oversize file folder(s)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Larry Patchett;gift;2002, 2010, 2014.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Finding Aid for the Larry Patchett papers,ca.1950-2014[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Script of description
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Repository Details

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

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