Van Druten, John, 1901-1957
- Existence: 1901-06-01 - 1957-12-19
John Van Druten (1901-1957), English playwright and theatre director.
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: MS 51
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia documenting George Pierce Baker's professional activities as head of the Department of Drama at Yale University. Correspondents include playwrights, critics, actors, and producers, who had been Baker's students. The papers detail Baker's activities as a lecturer, consultant to the film series Chronicles of America, chairman of the executive committee of the American Shakespeare Foundation, and author...
Call Number: GEN MSS 323
Overview: Writings and correspondence by Arnold Bennett. Correspondence consists of letters by Bennett to others, including 70 to Frank Vernon, and 5 letters to Bennett from John Van Druten, accompanied by carbon typescript copies of Bennett's replies. The Writings include drafts of novels, essays, reviews, and playscripts by Bennett, production notes for the play "Cupid and Commonsense," and a memorandum of agreement concerning the production of the play "The Love Match."
Call Number: MS 1474
Part of Collection — Box: 54, Folder: GROUP 1982, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Call Number: GEN MSS 105