Jack Randall Crawford papers, 1889-1951 (inclusive).


Jack Randall Crawford papers, 1889-1951 (inclusive).

Correspondence, diaries, an autobiography, writings, research notes, and teaching materials of Jack Randall Crawford. Also included are a small amount of papers belonging to Dorothy Gabain, Crawford's second wife. The largest part of the papers is made up of plays, fiction and literary criticism, both published and unpublished, written by Crawford. Also included are lecture notes and texts and students papers reflecting his teaching career at Yale University (1909-1946).

13 linear ft. (37 boxes)


SNAC Resource ID: 8022938

Yale University Library

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