John L. De Forest / Sholem Asch collection, 1941-1995 (bulk 1941-1943).

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Asch, Sholem, 1880-1957. John L. De Forest / Sholem Asch collection, 1941-1995 (bulk 1941-1943).

John L. De Forest / Sholem Asch collection, 1941-1995 (bulk 1941-1943).

Collection consists of correspondence addressed to Asch, many letters carrying dictated drafts of his response on them. There are four typescripts of essays by Sholem Asch as well as five scripts for a Christmas pageant performed in Stamford, Conn., in 1943. Also present is De Forest's typescript memoir entitled, "My Hours with Sholem Asch."

0.4 linear ft. (1 box)

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