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Anderson, Maxwell, 1888-1959



  • Existence: 1888-12-15 - 1959-02-28

Biographical / Historical

Maxwell Anderson (1888-1959), American playwright and author

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Barefoot in Athens / a play in two acts by Maxwell Anderson, c1951.

 Part of Collection — Box 70: Series 9 [Barcode: 39002038070703], Folder: 1
Call Number: MSS 30, Series IX, Sub-Series IX.A

Jerome New Frank papers

Call Number: MS 222
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, legal material (including opinions, decisions, calendars, memoranda, and other papers), writings, speeches, Yale course materials, and family and personal papers of Jerome N. Frank, lawyer, government official during the New Deal, author, legal philosopher, teacher, and federal judge. The papers reflect Frank's wide range of activities, interests, and associations, and include important correspondence with many well known government officials, lawyers,...
Dates: 1918-1972, bulk 1929-1957

Letter : 323 West 112th Street, New York City, to Clayton Hamilton, 142 East 18th Street, New York City, 1933 November 21

 Part of Collection — Box 13: [Barcode: 39002137170222], Folder: GROUP 247, F-2
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

TLS, with envelope, thanking Hamilton for a review and for work "in connection with the plagiarism suit."

Dates: 1933 November 21

Letters, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 13: [Barcode: 39002137170222], Folder: GROUP 247, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

AL in pencil signed "Max," to Helen Hayes, [Hanna?] Theatre, Cleveland, regarding a play in which she was acting.

AL in pencil, signed, "M. A.," to "Lucy," concerning the script to be sent to Helen Hayes in Cleveland.

Dates: n.d.

Theatre Guild archive

Call Number: YCAL MSS 436
Abstract: The Theatre Guild Archive consists of a variety of materials that document the history of the Theatre Guild from its earliest productions in 1919 through theatre and film projects in the 1980s and 1990s. Material includes correspondence and subject files relating to individuals, organizations, productions, and projects with which the company was involved; administrative and financial records; scripts and records of stage, radio, television, and film projects; scrapbooks, press books and...
Dates: 1896-1996, bulk 1930-1965

Register to the Papers of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya

Call Number: MSS 30

Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the German-American composer Kurt Weill (1900-1950) and the German-American actress and singer Lotte Lenya (1898-1981)

Dates: 1890-1984, inclusive

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