De Forest, Marian, 1864-1935

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Playwright known for her dramatic adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's "Little Women" and for other successful plays; journalist, mostly as editor of Drama and Women's departments of Buffalo Express newspaper; executive secretary and manager of Buffalo Musical Foundation, 1924-1935; founder of Zonta Club, an organization for women business executives.

From the description of Drama papers, 1910-1961 (bulk 1910-1935). (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 34178296

Role Title Holding Repository
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)
New York (State)--Buffalo
New York (State)--Buffalo
New York (State)--Buffalo
New York (State)--Buffalo
Subject
Dramatists, American
Theater
Women--Political activity--Drama
Manuscripts--English
Mennonites--Drama
Political participation--Drama
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Birth 1864-02-27

Death 1935-02-17

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