Mason Adams was a character actor whose career spanned film, radio, television, and theater. The collection consists of 40-plus
scripts related to Adams acting career.
Mason Adams was born in Brooklyn on February 26, 1919. He received his master's degree from the University of Wisconsin in
the early 1940s before returning to New York, where he taught speech for several years at the Neighborhood Playhouse on East
54th Street. It was in the 1940s that he also started his acting career.
6 boxes (2.75 linear ft.)
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