Walter C. Abel and family papers, 1887-1963.


Walter C. Abel and family papers, 1887-1963.

Correspondence, clippings and other papers relating to the career of Abel, St. Paul-born actor; and a picture post card from Switzerland (1887). An address book [undated], expense book (1916), memorandum book (1919), and scrapbook (1915-1934, 1957) are from his early years in New York City as a student and actor. In an oral history interview (April 1959, 41 pages) Abel discusses his acting career, family background, and general topics in the performing arts. The interview is part of the Columbia University Oral History Project.

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SNAC Resource ID: 8340981

Minnesota Historical Society Library

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