Title: Bertha Martin Memorial Foundation, ca. 1920-1972
Archives Record Series: 14/07/18
Creator: Bertha Martin
Date: ca. 1920-1972
Extent: 0.417 linear feet, 1 box
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.
Language: This material is entirely in English.
Access and Use: There are no restrictions on the use of this material.
Preferred citation: [Identification of item] in the Bertha Martin Memorial Foundation collection, ca. 1920-1972, Archives Record Series 14/07/18, [folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa
Bertha Martin (1862-1929) was influential in theater at UNI from 1905-1929. She introduced a new method of acting, focusing on more natural and human movements. In addition to directing, she also trained those students interested in public speaking contests and expanded the course offerings in drama.
Folder 1: Photograph of Bertha Martin, 1920s
Folder 2: Secretary's reports of board meetings, 1930-1959
Folders 3-15: Bertha Martin Memorial Foundation, 1960-1972
Folder 16: Bertha Martin Memorial Dramatic Arts Fund
Folder 17: Bertha Martin card index to articles in the Eye
Finding aid created by Library Associate Dave Hoing, July 2017. Updated January 2018 (dh). Linear feet updated on September 14, 2017.