Lawrence Langner papers
Scope and Contents
- 1913 - 1983
- Majority of material found within 1920 - 1962
Conditions Governing Access
Box 118: Restricted fragile material. For further information consult the appropriate curator.
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
47.8 Linear Feet ((119 boxes) + 1 broadside folder)
Language of Materials
The collection is comprised of material formerly classed as Uncat ZA Langner and MS Vault Shelves Shaw. Additional Langner papers were identified in the Eugene O'Neill Papers (YCAL MSS 123) the Theatre Guild Archive (YCAL MSS 436) and material classed as MS Vault Shelves Shaw during the processing of those papers. These materials have not been merged and organized as a whole, but are described separately in the contents list below, according to the source of acquisition.
Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Titles have not been verified against the contents of the folders in all cases. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during basic processing.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Authors -- United States -- 20th Century
- Authors, American -- 20th Century -- Archives
- Langner, Lawrence, 1890-1962
- National Inventors Council (U.S.)
- O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953
- Patent laws and legislation -- United States
- Patent lawyers -- United States
- Patent lawyers -- United States -- 20th Century
- Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950
- Theater -- Production and direction -- New York (State) -- New York
- Theater -- United States
- Theatre Guild
- Theatrical producers and directors -- United States
- Theatrical producers and directors -- United States -- 20th Century
- Guide to the Lawrence Langner Papers
- Under Revision
- Beinecke Staff
- January 2013
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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