Dransfield, Jane, 1875-

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Jane Dransfield (1875-1957) was a playwright and lecturer on the theater. Her plays included The Lost Pleaid, Blood O' Kings, Joe, The Romance of Melrose Hall, and The White Window. A book of her poetry, Marks Upon a Stone, was published in 1940. Dransfield also wrote theater reviews and was active in several literary societies. At one point she served as an officer on the Drama Committee for the Poetry Society of America.

From the guide to the Jane Dransfield papers, 1917-1945, 1920-1941, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

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creatorOf Jane Dransfield papers, 1917-1945, 1920-1941 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Papers, 1847-1933. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
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associatedWith Arliss, George, 1868-1946 person
associatedWith Belasco, David, 1853-1931 person
associatedWith Blum, Gustav person
associatedWith Decker, James A person
associatedWith Ford, Ford Madox, 1873-1939 person
associatedWith Helburn, Theresa person
associatedWith Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950 person
associatedWith Monroe, Harriet, 1860-1936 person
correspondedWith Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt, 1861-1933 person
associatedWith Royle, Edwin Milton, 1862-1942 person
associatedWith Vilas, Faith Van Valkenburgh person
associatedWith Walker, Stuart, 1888-1941 person
associatedWith Young, Stark, 1881-1963 person
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American drama


Birth 1875

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