Title:The Berkeley Playmakers : scrapbook, 1924-1948
Creator/Contributor:Berkeley Playmakers, creator
Creator/Contributor:Netherton, Henry T., Compiler.
Scrapbook contains copies of articles re origin of The Berkeley Playmakers; its constitution and by-laws; minutes of meetings
of executive board, 1931-1940; promotional material re subscriptions; programs; clippings, including reviews of productions;
announcements of its playwriting contests with related material; copies of its newsletters; occasional photographs and posters;
letters from Irving Pichel, Carlotta O'Neill, Haakon M. Chevalier, and from playwriting contestants, including Rosalie Moore,
Betty Smith, and others.
Portfolio contains original letters from Eugene O'Neill, John Steinbeck, Paul Green, and Irving Pitchel relating to the playwriting
contests. Photocopies of the letters are in the scrapbook.
Subject:Pichel, Irving -- 1891-1954
O'Neill, Eugene -- 1888-1953
Moore, Rosalie -- 1910-
Smith, Betty -- 1896-1972
Green, Paul -- 1894-1981
Steinbeck, John -- 1902-1968
Chevalier, Haakon -- 1902-1985
Dramatists, American -- 20th century
Dramatists, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence
Theater -- California -- Berkeley -- 20th century
Compiled by the last president of the experimental theater organization, Henry T. Netherton.
1 v. and 1 portfolio.
BANC MSS 76/200 c
BANC MSS 76/200 c Vol. 1