Helen Vane Steer Lost Colony Script and Notes, PC.5122

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Helen Vane Steer Lost Colony Script and Notes, PC.5122

Abstract

Helen Vane Steer (1926 - 2001) came to Roanoke Island for two weeks in May of 1985 to serve as a dialect coach to the cast of The Lost Colony drama. The British-born Steer, an associate professor at East Carolina University, guided the cast in the use of dialect and accents of Devonshire, Cockney and aristocratic British. She retired May 31, 1988 with the rank of Associate Professor Emeritus.

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Title
Helen Vane Steer Lost Colony Script and Notes
Call Number
PC.5122
Creator
Helen Vane Steer
Date
1958-1985
Repository
Outer Banks History Center

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    Collection Overview

    This collection is comprised of the finding aid, an annotated Lost Colony script, a personal data sheet, recommendation for promotion, and miscellaneous notes associated with her work at the Lost Colony.

    Donated by Michael G. Cotter in 2004

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