Teichmann, Howard.

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Howard Teichmann, playwright.

From the description of The girls in 509: a comedy: typescript, n.d. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122378797

Author, educator, and theater administrator.

From the description of Howard Teichmann papers, 1857-2001 (bulk 1940-1987). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71132837

Biographical Note

  • 1916, Jan. 22: Born, Chicago, Ill.
  • 1938: B.A., University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis. Stage manager and assistant to the president, Mercury Theatre on the Air
  • 1939: Married Evelyn Goldstein
  • 1939 - 1953 : Writer, director, and producer of radio and television programs
  • 1942 - 1943 : Senior editor, United States Office of War Information, overseas branch
  • 1943 - 1945 : Radio consultant to Lieutenant General Brehon Summerville, United States Army
  • 1946 - 1986 : Professor of English, Barnard College, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1953: Coauthored with George S. Kaufman, The Solid Gold Cadillac (play)
  • 1953 - 1987 : Served on council and several committees, Dramatists Guild
  • 1957: Published Miss Lonelyhearts (play)
  • 1958: Published The Girls in 509 (play)
  • 1960: Published Julia, Jake, and Uncle Joe (play)
  • 1962 - 1972 : Executive vice president, Shubert Theatres Enterprises
  • 1963: Published A Rainy Day in Newark (play)
  • 1972: Published George S. Kaufman: An Intimate Portrait. New York: Atheneum
  • 1976: Published Smart Aleck: The Wit, World, and Life of Alexander Woollcott. New York: William Morrow
  • 1979: Published Alice: The Life and Times of Alice Roosevelt Longworth. New York: Prentice-Hall Published and directed Smart Aleck (play)
  • 1981: Published Fonda: My Life as Told to Howard Teichmann. New York: New American Library
  • 1987, July 7: Died, New York, N.Y.

From the guide to the Howard Teichmann Papers, 1857-2001, (bulk 1940-1987), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Lucy Kroll Papers, 1908-1998, (bulk 1950-1990) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Hull, Josephine, 1877-1957. Papers, 1899-1960 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn George S. Kaufman papers, [microform], 1918-1958 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Kroll, Lucy. Lucy Kroll papers, 1908-1998 (bulk 1950-1990). Library of Congress
referencedIn New York Times Company records. Arthur Hays Sulzberger papers, 1823-1999 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Margaret Leech papers, 1933-1973. Houghton Library.
referencedIn New York Times Company records. A.M. Rosenthal papers, 1955-1994, 1967-1986 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Howard Teichmann Papers, 1857-2001, (bulk 1940-1987) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Teichmann, Howard. Howard Teichmann papers, 1857-2001 (bulk 1940-1987). Library of Congress
referencedIn Abe Burrows papers, 1904-1993 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Kaufman, George S. (George Simon), 1889-1961. Papers, 1918-1958. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Montgomery Clift papers, 1933-1966 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Friedlich, Ruth K. Letter, 1972. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Kaufman, George S. (George Simon), 1889-1961. Papers, [microform] 1918-1958. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Theodore Roosevelt Collection: Books, pamphlets, periodicals, 18-- - <ongoing> Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Teichmann, Howard. The girls in 509: a comedy: typescript, n.d. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Teichmann, Howard, 1916-1987. Papers, 1939-1984. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Lawrence and Lee papers, 1917-1974 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library.
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
correspondedWith Abbott, George, 1887-1995 person
associatedWith Atkinson, Orianna. person
associatedWith Barnard College corporateBody
associatedWith Breen, Edward. person
associatedWith Broadway Association. corporateBody
correspondedWith Brown, John Mason, 1900-1969 person
associatedWith Burrows, Abe, 1910-1985 person
associatedWith Clift, Montgomery person
correspondedWith Coca, Imogene person
associatedWith Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Dolan, Robert Emmett, 1908-1972 person
associatedWith Dramatists Guild. corporateBody
associatedWith Farrell, James T. (James Thomas), 1904-1979. person
associatedWith Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982. person
associatedWith Freedley, Vinton. person
associatedWith Friedlich, Ruth K. person
correspondedWith Hayes, Helen, 1900-1993 person
correspondedWith Houseman, John person
correspondedWith Houseman, John person
associatedWith Hull, Josephine, 1877-1957. person
associatedWith Kaufman, George S. (George Simon), 1889-1961. person
correspondedWith Kroll, Lucy person
associatedWith Lawrence, Jerome, 1915-2004 person
correspondedWith Leech, Margaret, 1893-1974 person
associatedWith Longworth, Alice Roosevelt, 1884-1980. person
associatedWith National Broadcasting Company. corporateBody
associatedWith New York Times Company corporateBody
correspondedWith Prince, Harold, 1928- person
associatedWith Rosenthal, A. M. (Abraham Michael), 1922-2006 person
correspondedWith Schary, Dore person
correspondedWith Schary, Dore person
associatedWith Shubert, Milton. person
associatedWith Shubert Theatre Enterprises. corporateBody
associatedWith Shubert Theatrical Enterprises. corporateBody
correspondedWith Stevens, Roger L. person
correspondedWith Stevens, Roger L. person
correspondedWith Styne, Jule, 1905-1994 person
correspondedWith Sulzberger, Iphigene Ochs person
associatedWith Teichmann, Evelyn Goldstein. person
associatedWith United States. Navy Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Office of War Information. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Wisconsin corporateBody
correspondedWith Wilson, Earl, 1907- person
correspondedWith Wilson, Earl, 1907- person
associatedWith Woollcott, Alexander, 1887-1943. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
United States
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Authors--Biography
Radio writers
American drama
Television programs
World War, 1939-1945
Dramatists
Television
Children of presidents--Biography
Radio programs
Children of presidents--United States--Biography
Theater
Dramatists, American--Biography
Radio scripts
Actors--Biography
Occupation
Authors
Educators
Administrators
Function

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Birth 1916-01-22

Death 1987-07-07

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