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   Aaron Frankel Papers 1948-1977.

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Aaron Frankel Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079684 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Frankel, Aaron.
Title:Aaron Frankel Papers 1948-1977.
Physical description:3 linear ft. (84 items in 8 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected items cataloged; remainder arranged.

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, manuscripts, documents and printed materials documenting the career of Aaron Frankel. The correspondence is by Lynn Fontanne, Greer Garson, Lorne Greene, Alfred Lunt, Frederick Marshall, Robert Penn Warren and others. The manuscripts include l4 drafts of Frankel's "Writing the Broadway Musical" as well as manuscripts by Robert Penn Warren and Myron Galewski for two plays, "Willie Stark: His Rise and Fall" and "Brother to Dragons". One of the documents is a collaboration agreement signed by Warren and Frankel. The printed materials include galleys of "Writing the Broadway Musical" and items relating to Frankel's productions of Warren's plays.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Restrictions on Access

 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Preferred Citation

Aaron Frankel Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Processed 02/16/90 JHR

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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CUL Collections:
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CorrespondencePortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Scripts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
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CUL Collections:
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Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
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Dramatists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Fontanne, Lynn.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Galewski, Myron.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Garson, Greer, 1904-1996.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Greene, Lorne.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lunt, Alfred.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Musicals--Instruction and study.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Playwriting.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Popular music--Writing and publishing.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-1989.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Theatrical producer, author, and adjunct professor of Theater Arts at Columbia University, 1942.

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