plays (performing arts compositions)
Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: Dramatic or theatrical performances staged by actors before an audience; acted representations of an action or story.
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Benjamin Berendt and Anna Gelson Berendt papers
Identifier: Mss 1089
Writings, newspaper clippings, poetry, plays, publications, correspondence, photographs, and other personal papers of Benjamin Berendt and Anna Gelson Berendt of Charleston, South Carolina. Materials mostly relate to the Berendt and Gelson family histories as well as Benjamin's and Anna's travels. Also included are Aleph Zadik Aleph Chapter 143 publications from the 1950s and 1960s.
Isaac Harby family papers
Identifier: Mss 1097
Collection consists of the papers of journalist, playwright, educator, and religious reformer, Isaac Harby, and the Harby family. Papers include correspondence, essays, a play, and newspaper clippings relating to Isaac Harby and his descendants.
Dates: 1815-1954; Majority of material found within 1815-1869
Found in: Special Collections / Isaac Harby family papers
Ludwig Lewisohn papers
Identifier: Mss 0028
Collection Overview Papers document mostly Lewisohn's friendship and early homosexual love affair with poet George Sylvester Viereck and Lewisohn's later marriage to Edna Manley. Correspondence (1903-1955) between Lewisohn and Viereck is mostly on literary matters; but early holograph poems by Lewisohn refer to their love affair. Other poems include printed and typescript copies and his English translations of some poems by Rainer Maria Rilke.Most of the collection documents the relationship of...
Dates: 1903-1980s; Majority of material found within 1940s
Found in: Special Collections / Ludwig Lewisohn papers