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The Berkeley Playmakers : scrapbook, 1924-1948.
BANC MSS 76/200 c; BANC MSS 76/200 c Vol. 1
Collection Overview

Title:

The Berkeley Playmakers : scrapbook, 1924-1948

Creator/Contributor:

Berkeley Playmakers, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Netherton, Henry T., Compiler.

Abstract:

Scrapbook contains copies of articles re origin of The Berkeley Playmakers; its constitution and by-laws; minutes of meetings of executive board, 1931-1940; promotional material re subscriptions; programs; clippings, including reviews of productions; announcements of its playwriting contests with related material; copies of its newsletters; occasional photographs and posters; letters from Irving Pichel, Carlotta O'Neill, Haakon M. Chevalier, and from playwriting contestants, including Rosalie Moore, Betty Smith, and others.
Portfolio contains original letters from Eugene O'Neill, John Steinbeck, Paul Green, and Irving Pitchel relating to the playwriting contests. Photocopies of the letters are in the scrapbook.

Date:

1924 (issued)

Subject:

Pichel, Irving -- 1891-1954
O'Neill, Eugene -- 1888-1953
O'Neill, Carlotta
Moore, Rosalie -- 1910-
Smith, Betty -- 1896-1972
Green, Paul -- 1894-1981
Steinbeck, John -- 1902-1968
Chevalier, Haakon -- 1902-1985
Dramatists, American -- 20th century
Dramatists, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence
Theater -- California -- Berkeley -- 20th century

Note:

Compiled by the last president of the experimental theater organization, Henry T. Netherton.

Type:

Scrapbooks.
Minutes.

Physical Description:

1 v. and 1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 76/200 c
BANC MSS 76/200 c Vol. 1

Origin:

California