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Rosa Vermonté papers,

Title
Rosa Vermonté papers, 1926-1971.
Author
Vermonté, Rosa.
Supplementary Content
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Description
.8 linear foot (2 boxes).
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Vermonté, Rosa
Biography (note)
  • Rosa Vermonté was a teacher of drama and writer on art, drama and education.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 3159
Author
Vermonté, Rosa.
Title
Rosa Vermonté papers, 1926-1971.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection contains correspondence, writings by Vermonté and others, Children's Aid Society materials, and personal ephemera. Correspondence, 1926-1971, concerns Vermonté's requests for permission to quote writers on their philosophies of art or education, requests for well-known individuals to write introductions to her unpublished manuscripts, for publication of her writings, and personal matter. (Included are copies of her correspondence with Theodore Dreiser.) Writings consist of Vermonté's manuscripts and typescripts, writings by other authors, and manuscripts and clippings she used for research. Children's Aid Society materials include reports, programs, show notes, cast lists, and brochures. Also, personal ephemera related to the Vermonté Repertory Players.
Biography
Rosa Vermonté was a teacher of drama and writer on art, drama and education. She was director of educational dramatics at the Children's Aid Society in New York City for more than twenty years. In the 1930s she organized the Vermonté Repertory Players.
Finding Aids
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Occupation
Teachers.
Added Author
Barnes, Harry Elmer, 1889-1968.
Daniel, Hawthorne, 1890-1964.
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945.
Ernst, Max, 1891-1976.
Healy, Thomas F.
Westlake, Neda M.
Children's Aid Society (New York, N.Y.)
LCCN
ms 73000719
Research Call Number
MssCol 3159
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