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Title: Sheldon Film Theater, Records

Creator: Sheldon Film Theater

Dates: 1968-1983

Quantity: 1 box  (0.5 linear feet)

Collection Number: RG 54-03-00

Language: English


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Preferred Citation: Sheldon Film Theater, Records (RG 54-03-00). Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries.


The Sheldon Film Theater operated as a part of the Sheldon Memoral Art Gallery from 1968 until 1991. At that time it became the Mary Riepma Ross Film Theater, still showing films in the gallery auditorium. As of 2003, with the building of the Ross Media Arts Center, all films are shown at the new theater. For more historical information visit the Ross Film Theater website.

Scope and Content:

The materials include a selection of film catalogs, calendars, posters, and newspaper clippings relating to the moving images and films shown by the theater.


Motion pictures -- catalogs

Film festivals

Film -- Schedules

Sheldon Film Theater (Lincoln, Neb.)

Mary Riepma Ross Film Theater (Lincoln, Neb.)

Container List: Box 1. Folder 1. Brochures, 1968-1969 Box 1. Folder 2. Film catalog, 1974-1978 Box 1. Folder 3. Film catalog, 1979-1981 Box 1. Folder 4. Film catalog, 1982-1983 Box 1. Folder 5. Calendars, schedules, 1974-1975, undated Box 1. Folder 6. Film notes, publications, 1974, undated Box 1. Folder 7. News clippings

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