Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947.
Manuscripts and Archives Division
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Collection consists of correspondence and theatrical writings of Louis K. Anspacher. Correspondence, 1903-1960,with actors, directors, producers, and agents, concerns the publication, copyright and production of his plays in the U.S., Great Britain and Europe. Writings include manuscripts of several of his plays and lectures he presented on drama and the theatre.
Louis K. Anspacher (1878-1947) was a playwright, author, lecturer, and occasional actor. He published seventeen plays between 1904 and 1940 and toured extensively in the U.S. lecturing on drama, art, politics, and social problems. He also published poetry and literary and socialcriticism. Anspacher was an active supporter of women's suffrage and birth control.
Controlled Access Terms
- Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947.
- Drama -- 20th century.
- Theater -- Europe.
- Theater -- Great Britain.
- Theater -- United States.
- Theater and society.
Additional Creator Names
- Coburn, Charles D., 1877-1961.
- Rumsey, John, dramatist.