Town Hall, Inc. records, 1895-1955, bulk (1940-1955).


Town Hall, Inc. Town Hall, Inc. records, 1895-1955, bulk (1940-1955).

Town Hall, Inc. records, 1895-1955, bulk (1940-1955).

Collection contains correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, financial records, transcripts, publicity materials, photographs, and scrapbooks of newsclippings concerning the League for Political Education and Town Hall, Inc.

234 linear feet (281 boxes)

Related Entities

There are 4 Entities related to this resource.

League for Political Education (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Ely, Robert Erskine, 1861- (person)

Epithet: director of the Civic Forum New York British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000974.0x00000a ...

Town Hall, Inc. (corporateBody)

The Town Hall, Inc. sponsored a full series of lectures, adult education courses, and musical performances in its auditorium in New York City. It also presented the popular weekly radio program, "America's Town Meeting of the Air." From the description of Mental health lecture series sound recordings, 1949. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 144651938 In the 1890's a group of suffragists (The League for Political Education) raised the money to build their own mee...

Denny, George Vernon, 1899-1959 (person)

Educator, radio personality, and organization executive. From the description of George Vernon Denny papers, 1930-1959. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980268 Denny was associated with the Town Hall Theater in New York City and was the originator of a popular weekly radio program called "America's Town Meetings of the Air," which ran from 1935 until 1956. From the description of Correspondence from Alma Mahler, 1942. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCa...