Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947

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Louis Kaufman Anspacher (1878-1947), Columbia University A.M., 1899; Ll.B., 1902, was an American author, playwright, director, and public lecturer.

From the guide to the Lois Kaufman Anspacher Papers, 1897-1948., (Columbia Unviersity. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, )

Louis Kaufman Anspacher was an American playwright and director.

From the description of Louis Kaufman Anspacher collection of papers, 1912-1924. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122533746

From the guide to the Louis Kaufman Anspacher collection of papers, 1912-1924, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.)

Louis K. Anspacher (1878-1947) was a playwright, author, lecturer, and occasional actor. He published seventeen plays between 1904 and 1940 and toured extensively in the U.S. lecturing on drama, art, politics, and social problems. He also published poetry and literary and social criticism. Anspacher was an active supporter of women's suffrage and birth control.

From the description of Louis K. Anspacher Papers, 1903-1960, bulk (1911-1940). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122455971

Louis K. Anspacher (1878-1947) was a playwright, author, lecturer, and occasional actor. Born in Ohio, he was raised, educated and resided in New York City and its environs. After taking degrees in law and philosophy at Columbia University in 1905, Anspacher turned to writing for the theater and lecturing for his livelihood. He published 17 plays between 1904 and 1940, as well as lecturing at the League for Political Education (1906-1947), the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences (1908-1947), and at Columbia University/Institue of Arts and Sciences. He toured extensively in the United States/lecturing on drama, art, politics, and social problems, often while acting in touring theater companies under an assumed name. In addition to his plays, Anspacher published three collections of poetry from 1943-1946, including several works commissioned by Isadora Duncan, and seven volumes of literary and social criticism and philosophy. Dr. Anspacher was also an active supporter of woman suffrage and birth control.

From the guide to the Louis K. Anspacher papers, 1903-1960, 1911-1940, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Columbia University A.M., 1899; Ll.B., 1902.

From the description of Louis Kaufman Anspacher papers, 1897-1948. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 460879268

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creatorOf Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947. Louis Kaufman Anspacher papers, 1897-1948. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Louis K. Anspacher papers, 1903-1960, 1911-1940 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947. Apartment to let : a play in one act / by Louis Kaufman Anspacher. University of Missouri -- Columbia, MU Libraries; University of Missouri; MU; Ellis Library; University of Missouri Columbia
creatorOf Lois Kaufman Anspacher Papers, 1897-1948. Columbia Unviersity. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Baker, George Pierce, 1866-1935. Papers of George Pierce Baker, 1882-1926 (inclusive), 1890-1926 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Additional papers, ca. 1870-1922. Houghton Library
creatorOf Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947. Louis Kaufman Anspacher collection of papers, 1912-1924. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947. Louis K. Anspacher Papers, 1903-1960, bulk (1911-1940). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Hadley, Henry Kimball, 1871-1937. The clarion / [words by] Louis K. Anspacher ; [music by] Henry Hadley. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955. Ellen Van Volkenburg-Maurice Browne general correspondence, 1911- University of Michigan
creatorOf Stearns, Florence Dickinson, 1883-. Papers of Florence Stearns [manuscript] 1920-55. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947. A comparison between Kants' Critique of pure reason and his Critique of practical reason. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947. The embarrassment of riches : a modern comedy in three acts / by Louis Kaufman Anspacher. University of Missouri -- Columbia, MU Libraries; University of Missouri; MU; Ellis Library; University of Missouri Columbia
creatorOf Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947. Letter to Mary Desti, 1927, Aug. 23, relating to Isadora Duncan. New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
referencedIn Burrow, Trigant, 1875-1950. Trigant Burrow papers, 1875-1984 (inclusive), 1903-1950 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Trigant Burrow papers, 1875-1984 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955. Ellen Van Volkenburg-Maurice Browne general correspondence, 1911- University of Michigan
referencedIn Frederick Wagner autograph collection, 1917-1961. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Anspacher, Louis Kaufman, 1878-1947. Tristan and Isolde : a drama in four acts : a new acting version of the tragedy / Louis Kaufman Anspacher. University of Missouri -- Columbia, MU Libraries; University of Missouri; MU; Ellis Library; University of Missouri Columbia
referencedIn Freedman, Louis Alexander, 1873-1957. Louis Alexander Freedman papers, [ca. 1930]-1956. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Louis Kaufman Anspacher collection of papers, 1912-1924 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
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associatedWith Ashwell, Lena person
associatedWith Baker, George Pierce, 1866-1935. person
associatedWith Blum, August person
associatedWith Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955. person
associatedWith Burrow, Trigant, 1875-1950. person
associatedWith Coburn, Charles D., 1877-1961. person
associatedWith Dowling, Eddie person
associatedWith Ernst, Fox, & Cane corporateBody
associatedWith Freedman, Louis Alexander, 1873-1957. person
associatedWith Frohman, Daniel person
associatedWith George Edward Woodbury person
associatedWith Hadley, Henry Kimball, 1871-1937. person
associatedWith Helburn, Theresa person
associatedWith John D. Williams person
associatedWith John W. Rumsey person
associatedWith Kidder, Kathryn. person
associatedWith Louis Calvert person
associatedWith Mary F. Roberts person
associatedWith Mary Helen Carlisle person
associatedWith Mrs. Patrick Campbell person
associatedWith Peabody, Josephine Preston, 1874-1922 person
associatedWith Roi Cooper Meghue person
associatedWith Rumsey, John, dramatist person
associatedWith Rumsey, John, dramatist. person
associatedWith Stearns, Florence Dickinson, 1883- person
associatedWith Vambrugh, Violet person
associatedWith Vanbrugh, Irene person
associatedWith Wagner, Frederick, collector. person
associatedWith W. Edward Stirling person
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Europe
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Theater--United States
Drama--20th century
Theater--Great Britain
Drama
Theater
Theater--Europe
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Birth 1878-03-01

Death 1947

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