Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946

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American playwright.

From the description of Letter to Alexander Woollcott [manuscript], n.y. March 8. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647814540

Sheldon was an American playwright. He helped to bring social consciousness and seriousness of purpose into U.S. drama of the early 20th century.

From the description of Correspondence, 1899-1959. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82576657

From the guide to the Edward Sheldon correspondence, 1899-1959., (Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

American dramatist.

From the description of Papers of Edward Brewster Sheldon, 1908-1943 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 612379611

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referencedIn David Belasco papers, 1868-1967 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Autograph File, S, 1556-1996. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Sabin, Florence Rena, 1871-1953. Papers, 1872-1985. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Urban, Joseph, 1872-1933. Designs for The garden of paradise, 1914. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Baker, George Pierce, 1866-1935. George Pierce Baker papers, 1878-1958 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946. Papers of Edward Brewster Sheldon, 1908-1943 (inclusive). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946. Correspondence from Charles Van Wyck Brooks, 1937. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1906-1947. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937. Papers, 1836-1975. Indiana University
creatorOf Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946. Telegram, 1938 Apr. 5 [n.p.] to Ellen Van Volkenburg, New York. University of Michigan
referencedIn Elkins, Kate Felton. Kate Felton Elkins collection, 1775-1927. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946. Letter to Alexander Woollcott [manuscript], n.y. March 8. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn John Phillips Marquand correspondence, 1892-1960. Houghton Library.
referencedIn George Pierce Baker papers, 1878-1958 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Autograph File, S, 1556-1996. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Miscellaneous theatrical papers, 1673-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Akins, Zoë, 1886-1958. Papers of Zoë Akins, 1907-1951. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Designs for The garden of paradise, 1914 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955. Papers, 1917-1968 (inclusive) 1934-1955 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Kauser, Alice, ca. 1872-1945. Papers of Alice Kauser, ca. 1895-1940 (inclusive). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946. The boss : a play in four acts / by Edward Sheldon. Ohio State University Libraries
referencedIn Florence Rena Sabin Papers MS 136., 1872-1985 Sophia Smith Collection
referencedIn Stark, Samuel. Theatre scrapbook collection., 1860-1950 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Cooke, George Frederick, 1756-1812. Promptbooks for productions of Shakespeare's King Richard the Third, 1785-1905. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Costume designs for The Czarina, [1922]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf The love feast, 1919 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955. Ellen Van Volkenburg-Maurice Browne general correspondence, 1911- University of Michigan
referencedIn Jo Mielziner papers, 1903-1976 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946. The love feast, 1919. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Wendell family papers, ca. 1620-1921. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Hapgood, Elizabeth Reynolds. Papers, 1867-1974. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood papers, 1867-1974 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Alexander Woollcott correspondence, ca. 1856-1943 (inclusive), 1920-1943 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Draper, Ruth, 1884-1956. Papers, [ca. 1910]-1956. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Robert E. Sherwood papers, 1917-1968 (inclusive), 1934-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946. Correspondence, 1899-1959. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Baker, George Pierce, 1866-1935. Papers of George Pierce Baker, 1882-1926 (inclusive), 1890-1926 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Barnes, Eric Wollencott. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1955-1956. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Maxwell Evarts Perkins correspondence and papers on Thomas Wolfe, 1933-1948. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Miscellaneous theatrical papers, 1673-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Edward Sheldon correspondence, 1899-1959. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Alexander Woollcott correspondence, ca. 1856-1943 (inclusive), 1920-1943 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Mrs. Patrick Campbell correspondence and other papers, 1901-1940 and undated. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946. The boss : a four-act play / by Edward Sheldon. Ohio State University Libraries
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Akins, Zoë, 1886-1958. person
correspondedWith Arthur F. Driscoll person
correspondedWith Ashcroft, Peggy, 1907- person
correspondedWith Auchincloss, Charles C. person
associatedWith Baker, George Pierce, 1866-1935. person
associatedWith Barnes, Edward. person
correspondedWith Barnes, Edward, recipient. person
associatedWith Barnes, Eric Wollencott. person
correspondedWith Barr, Larry. person
correspondedWith Barrymore, Lionel, 1878- person
associatedWith Belasco, David, 1853-1931 person
correspondedWith Berkeley, Mary Emlen Lloyd, countess of Berkeley. person
correspondedWith Biddle, Francis Beverley, 1886-1968 person
correspondedWith Brady, Grace (George). person
correspondedWith Broadhurst, Harriet. person
associatedWith Brooks, Charles Van Wyck. person
associatedWith Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963, person
associatedWith Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955. person
correspondedWith Brown, John Mason, 1900-1969 person
correspondedWith Buchan, Susan (Grosvenor), 1882- person
correspondedWith Campbell, Patrick, Mrs., 1865-1940 person
correspondedWith Collier, Constance, 1878- person
associatedWith Comer, Jane. person
associatedWith Cornell, Katharine, 1893-1974. person
correspondedWith Cornell, Katharine, 1898- person
correspondedWith Deering, Henri. person
associatedWith Denison, Carla. person
correspondedWith Doherty, Lilas. person
correspondedWith Doherty, William Brown, 1891- person
associatedWith Draper, Ruth, 1884-1956. person
associatedWith Edward Sheldon. person
associatedWith Elkins, Kate Felton. person
correspondedWith Evans, Edith, 1888- person
correspondedWith Farrar, Geraldine, 1882- person
correspondedWith Fletcher, Bramwell. person
associatedWith Fletcher, Bramwell. person
correspondedWith Fletcher, Bramwell, recipient. person
correspondedWith Foote, George Luther. person
correspondedWith Fowler, Gene, 1890-1960 person
associatedWith Frank, Edgar. person
correspondedWith Gielgud, Sir John, 1904- person
correspondedWith Gish, Lillian, 1896- person
correspondedWith Granberry, Edwin, 1897- person
correspondedWith Griffin, Bill. person
correspondedWith Grizzard, R. Stuart. person
associatedWith Hapgood, Elizabeth Reynolds person
associatedWith Hapgood, Elizabeth Reynolds. person
associatedWith Harold Bell. person
correspondedWith Hayes, Helen, 1900- person
correspondedWith Helen V. Johnstone person
associatedWith Hospital of the Good Samaritan (Los Angeles, Calif.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Howe, Helen Huntington, 1905- person
associatedWith Hussey, Bob. person
correspondedWith Hutchinson, Eleanor Wesselhoeft. person
correspondedWith Jeffreys, Anne, 1928- person
associatedWith Johnstone, Helen V. person
correspondedWith Kaltenborn, Hans person
correspondedWith Kauser, Alice. person
associatedWith Kauser, Alice, ca. 1872-1945. person
correspondedWith Keller, Helen, 1880- person
associatedWith Keller, Helen, 1880-1968, person
correspondedWith Krishnamurti, Jiddu, 1895- person
correspondedWith Lengel, William Charles, 1888- person
correspondedWith Leontovitch, Eugenie, 1900- person
correspondedWith Littell, Robert, 1896- person
correspondedWith MacArthur; New York person
correspondedWith MacKail, Denis. person
correspondedWith Marion (Meigs) person
correspondedWith Marlowe, Julia, 1865-1950 person
correspondedWith Marquand, John P. (John Phillips), 1893-1960 person
correspondedWith Marston, Mary. person
correspondedWith Mary (Sheldon) person
associatedWith Mary (Sheldon) MacArthur. person
correspondedWith Mary (Strong) person
correspondedWith Meigs) Woods person
correspondedWith Mench, Phil. person
correspondedWith Metcalf, Henrietta (Mc Crea) person
associatedWith Mielziner, Jo, 1901-1976 person
correspondedWith Millay, Kathleen, 1897-1943 person
associatedWith Moffatt, James. person
correspondedWith Morrison, Adrienne. person
correspondedWith O'Conor, Norreys Jephson, 1885- person
associatedWith O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. person
correspondedWith Otis, Elita Proctor. person
correspondedWith Perkins, Maxwell E. (Maxwell Evarts), 1884-1947 person
correspondedWith Quinn, Arthur Hobson, 1875- person
correspondedWith Rede, Carol. person
correspondedWith Sabin, Florence Rena, 1871-1953 person
associatedWith Samuel Stark person
correspondedWith Scott, John. person
correspondedWith Seeger, Charles Louis, 1886- person
correspondedWith Serény, Grete. person
correspondedWith Sheldon; Chicago person
correspondedWith Sheldon; London person
associatedWith Sheldon, Mary S. person
correspondedWith Sheldon, Mary (Strong), recipient. person
correspondedWith Sheldon; New York person
correspondedWith Sheldon; Pleasantville person
correspondedWith Sheldon; Stockholm person
correspondedWith Sheldon, Theodore person
associatedWith Sheldon, Theodore, 1884?-1969. person
associatedWith Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955. person
correspondedWith Shubert, Jacob J., 1878? -1963 person
associatedWith Skinner, Cornelia Otis, 1901- person
correspondedWith Stevens, Ashton. person
correspondedWith Strong, Austin, 1881- person
correspondedWith Theodore Sheldon person
correspondedWith Trebilcock, Annaylia. person
correspondedWith Trebilock, Paul. person
correspondedWith Trumbull, Francine. person
associatedWith Urban, Joseph, 1872-1933. person
associatedWith Van Volkenburg, Ellen. person
correspondedWith Wallace, DeWitt. person
correspondedWith Wendell family. family
associatedWith Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937. person
associatedWith Wheelock, John Hall, 1886-1978. person
correspondedWith Whidden, Eleanor. person
correspondedWith Whitney, Richard. person
correspondedWith Wilder, Thornton, 1897- person
associatedWith Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975, person
correspondedWith Wilder, Thorton, 1897- person
associatedWith Wilson, Marion. person
correspondedWith Wood, Peggy, 1894- person
correspondedWith Woods; Chatsworth Village person
associatedWith Woollcott, Alexander, 1887-1943 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Subject
Italian drama--20th century
Theater critics
American drama--20th century
American drama
Occupation
Dramatists
Function

Person

Birth 1886-02-04

Death 1946-04-01

Americans

English

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