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Samuel and Bella Spewack papers, 1920-1980

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1184
Bib ID 4079732 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Spewack, Samuel, 1899-1971 ; Spewack, Bella Cohen, 1899-1990
Title Samuel and Bella Spewack papers, 1920-1980
Physical Description 67 linear feet (155 boxes)
Language(s) English
Access

The following boxes are located off-site: 1-150. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least 2 business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Permission required to publish, or quote: Minna Elias, 336 West End Ave, 5A, New York, NY 10023

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 23 series: Series I: Cataloged Correspondence; Series II: Cataloged Manuscripts and Documents; Series III: Cataloged Photographs; Series IV: Cataloged Art; Series V: Arranged Art; Series VI: Personal Correspondence; Series VII: Friends; Series VIII: General Correspondence; Series IX: Productions; Series X: Short Stories and Articles; Series XI: Personal Information; Series XII: Bella and Sam Together; Series XIII: Financial Information; Series XIV: Photographs; Series XV: Memorabilia; Series XVI: Printed Material; Series XVII: Audio-Visual Material; Series XVIII: Oversize Material; Series XIX: Scrapbooks; Series XX: Record Albums; Series XXI: Films; Series XXII: Flat Boxes; Series XXIII: Posters

Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, manuscripts, playscripts, screenplays, diaries, documents, contracts, financial records, photographs, phonograph records, motion pictures, playbills, posters, sheet music, cartoons, art work, memorabilia, scrapbooks, and printed materials. . The collection consists chiefly of correspondence and production files relating to the creation, production, and performance of their works for stage, screen, radio, and television, such as Leave It To Me and Kiss Me Kate (with music by Cole Porter), Boy Meets Girl, and My Three Angels. Correspondence (with twentieth century authors, playwrights, musicians, political figures, and actors) includes: George Abbott, Jean Arthur, Bennett Cerf, Katharine Cornell, Jo Davidson, George and Ira Gershwin, Alec Guinness, W. Averell Harriman, Lilli Lehmann, Mary Martin, Laurence Olivier, Mary Pickford, Cole Porter, Regina Resnick, Eleanor Roosevelt, Robert E. Sherwood, Lincoln Steffens, Kurt Weill, Rebecca West, and Thornton Wilder. There is also correspondence concerning Bella Spewack's work with the New York Girls' Scholarship, UNRA, and the Sports Cente of Israel. In addition to the production files, there are manuscripts and typescript drafts for novels, short stories, and articles by the Spewacks.

General Note

Boxes A, B, C, D, and E are located on-site

Posters are also available on: Type of reproduction--microfiche (; Agency responsible for reproduction--New York State Program for the Conservation and Preservation of Library research Materials): Physical description of reproduction--29. Dates and / or sequential of issues reproduced--filmed in 1996 by.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

The following boxes are located off-site: 1-150. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least 2 business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Permission required to publish, or quote: Minna Elias, 336 West End Ave, 5A, New York, NY 10023

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Samuel and Bella Spewack papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Entered in AMC HR 02/--/1991.

Revision Description

2010-03-11 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

2019-06-03 Restriction contact updated per donor

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Accounts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Address books Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Advertising Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Albums (books) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Audio cassettes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Audio tapes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Autographs (manuscripts) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Awards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Banners Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Birthday cards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Book jackets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bookplates Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Budgets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Calendars Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Caricatures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cartoon strips Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cartoons Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cashbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Certificates Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Charcoal drawings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Clippings (Information Artifacts) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Contracts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Crayon drawings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Drafts (literary) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Engravings (prints) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fiction Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Financial records Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Financial statements Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
First drafts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Greeting cards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Insurance Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Interviews Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Manuscripts (literary) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memorabilia Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memorandums Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Menus Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Notebooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Novels Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Obituaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pamphlets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Passports Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pastel drawings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pen works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pencil works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Phonograph records Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Plaques Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Playbills Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Postcards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Powers of attorney Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Press releases Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Printing plates Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Proofs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Receipts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reports Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reviews Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Schedules Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scores (documents for music) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Screenplays Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scripts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Set design drawings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sheet music Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Speeches Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stories Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Summaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Synopses Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taxes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Telegrams Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Transcripts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Vouchers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wash drawings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wills Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wood engravings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Worksheets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Yearbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
diplomas Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
negatives (photographs) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Abbott, George, 1887-1995 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Acosta, Mercedes de, 1893-1968 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Adams, Edie, 1912- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Aherne, Brian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Albert, Eddie Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Andrews, Julie Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Arthur, Jean, 1900-1991 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Artists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Atkinson, Brooks, 1894-1984 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Aumont, Jean Pierre Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Authors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Baird, Bil, 1904-1987 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Baird, Cora Burlar Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Baker, Russell, 1925- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Beaumont, Hugh, 1909-1982 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bedford, Brian, 1935-2016 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Belasco, David, 1853-1931 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Berg, Gertrude, 1899-1966 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bergman, Ingrid, 1915-1982 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bernstein, Aline, 1881-1955 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bikel, Theodore Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bing, Rudolf, 1902-1997 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Blackmer, Sidney, 1895-1973 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Blasco Ibáñez, Vicente, 1867-1928 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Blatas, Arbit Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bonnet, Henri, 1888-1978 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Booth, Shirley Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Boyer, Charles, 1899-1978 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brook, Peter Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brown, John Mason, 1900-1969 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brown, Vanessa, 1928- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Calhern, Louis, 1895-1956 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Carmer, Carl, 1893-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cartoonists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cerf, Bennett, 1898-1971 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Champion, Gower, 1919-1980 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Channing, Carol Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Clavé, Antoni, 1913-2005 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Clooney, Rosemary Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Clurman, Harold, 1901-1980 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Coca, Imogene Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cohen, Benjamin V Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cohen, Harriet Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Colbert, Claudette Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Collier, Constance, 1878-1955 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Connelly, Marc, 1890-1980 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cooper, Diana, 1892-1986 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cornell, Katharine, 1893-1974 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Craven, Frank, 1875-1945 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Crawford, Cheryl, 1902-1986 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Crist, Judith Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cronkite, Walter Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cronyn, Hume Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Crowther, Bosley Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cukor, George, 1899-1983 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dalrymple, Jean Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dassin, Jules, 1911-2008 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Davidson, Florence Edenshaw, 1896-1993 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Davidson, Jo, 1883-1952 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Douglas, Melvyn Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Drake, Alfred, 1914-1992 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Drama -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dramatists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dramatists, American -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Drawings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Duke, Vernon, 1914- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Eldridge, Florence Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Enters, Angna, 1897-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Erdman, Dick, 1925- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Evans, Maurice, 1901-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ewell, Tom, 1909-1994 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fadiman, Clifton, 1904-1999 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ferrer, José, 1912-1992 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Flon, Suzanne, 1918-2005 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Foreign correspondents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Freedley, George, 1904-1967 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Freud, Anna, 1895-1982 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gard, Alex Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Garson, Greer, 1904-1996 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gassner, John Waldhorn, 1903- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Geddes, Norman Bel, 1893-1958 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gielgud, John, 1904-2000 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gielgud, Val Henry, 1900-1981 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gilmore, Margalo Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gingold, Hermione, 1897-1987 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Glenn, John, 1921-2016 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Glenville, Peter, 1913-1996 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Goddard, Paulette, 1911-1990 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Goldwyn, Samuel, 1879-1974 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gould, Morton, 1913-1996 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Graham, Katharine, 1917-2001 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Grimes, Tammy Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Guthrie, Tyrone, 1900-1971 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hagen, Uta, 1919-2004 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell), 1891-1986 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Harris, Jed Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Harris, Julie Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Harris, Rosemary, 1930- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Harris, Sam Hyde, 1889-1977 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hart, Lorenz, 1895-1943 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hart, Moss, 1904-1961 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hartl, Léon, 1889- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hassam, Childe, 1859-1935 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hayes, Helen, 1900-1993 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Helburn, Theresa, 1887-1959 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Helpmann, Robert, Sir, 1909-1986 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Henri, Robert, 1865-1929 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hepburn, Katharine, 1907-2003 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hirsch, Joseph, 1910-1981 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hirschfeld, Al Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Holden, William, 1918-1981 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hope, Constance, 1908-1977 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hornblow, Arthur, Jr., 1893-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hull, Josephine, 1877-1957 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hurok, Sol, 1888-1974 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ives, Burl, 1909-1995 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jones, Barry, 1893-1981 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Journalists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kanin, Garson, 1912-1999 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Karloff, Boris, 1887-1969 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kaufman, George S (George Simon), 1889-1961 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kelly, Gene, 1912-1996 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kilty, Jerome Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
King, Alan, 1927-2004 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
King, Alexander, 1900-1965 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kirk, Lisa Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kirkwood, James, 1924-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Klopfer, Donald Simon, 1902- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kravchenko, Alekseĭ Ilʹich, 1889-1940 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
L'Anglais, Pascal Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lawrence, Gertrude Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lazar, Irving Paul Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lederer, Charles, 1910-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Legal documents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lehmann, Lilli, 1848-1929 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Leigh, Vivien, 1913-1967 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Leighton, Margaret, 1922-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lewis, Mary, 1897-1941 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Loesser, Frank, 1910-1969 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Logan, Joshua Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lombardo, Guy, 1902-1977 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Luhan, Mabel Dodge, 1879-1962 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lumet, Sidney, 1924-2011 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lunt, Alfred Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lyons, Leonard, 1906-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
MacMahon, Aline, 1899-1991 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mankiewicz, Herman J (Herman Jacob), 1897-1953 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mantle, Burns, 1873-1948 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Markova, Alicia, 1910- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Martin, Mary, 1913-1990 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Marx, Zeppo, 1901-1979 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Masaryk, Jan, 1886-1948 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Matorin, Mikhail Vladimirovich, 1901-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
McCarey, Leo Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mellett, Lowell, 1884-1960 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Messel, Oliver, 1904-1978 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Middleton, George, 1880-1967 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Moffo, Anna Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Montalbán, Ricardo Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Montand, Yves, 1921-1991 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Moore, Dudley, 1935-2002 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Moore, Victor Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Morison, Patricia, 1915- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Motion pictures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Murrow, Edward R Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Music -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nesbitt, Cathleen, 1888-1982 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York Girls' Scholarship Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Newmar, Julie, 1930- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nissen, Greta, 1906-1988 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Norton, Elliot, 1903- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nugent, Elliott, 1896-1980 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
O'Brien, Edward J (Edward Joseph), 1890-1941 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Page, Geraldine Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Palmer, Lilli, 1914-1986 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Parker, Dorothy, 1893-1967 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Patterson, Elizabeth, 1875-1966 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pavlov, Ivan Nikolaevich, 1872-1951 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pickford, Mary, 1892-1979 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Picon, Molly Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Porter, Cole, 1891-1964 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Portraits Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Powell, Dick, 1904-1963 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pusey, James Carver Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reinhardt, Max, 1873-1943 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reinking, Ann Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Resnik, Regina, 1922-2013 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rice, Elmer, 1892-1967 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Richardson, Ralph, Sir, 1902-1983 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Richardson, Tony, 1928- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ritchard, Cyril, 1897-1977 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Robertson Justice, James, 1907-1975 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Robson, Flora, 1902-1984 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rosay, Françoise Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rutland, Violet Lindsay Manners, Duchess of, d1937 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Salmi, Albert, 1928- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Schary, Dore Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Schildkraut, Joseph, 1895-1964 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Schulz, Charles M (Charles Monroe), 1922-2000 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Schwartz, Arthur, 1900-1984 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scrapbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sellers, Peter, 1925-1980 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Selznick, Irene Mayer, 1907-1990 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Shaffer, Peter, 1926-2016 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sherwood, Robert E (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Shumlin, Herman, 1898- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Simonson, Lee, 1888-1967 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Slezak, Walter, 1902-1983 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Songs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sotomayor, Antonio, 1904- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Spewack, Bella Cohen, 1899-1990 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Spewack, Samuel, 1899-1971 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sports Center of Israel Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stokes, Rose Pastor, 1879-1933 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stromberg, Hunt, 1894-1968 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Styne, Jule, 1905-1994 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Television scripts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theater -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Translations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Villa-Lobos, Heitor Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
West, Rebecca, 1892-1983 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Willkie, Wendell L (Wendell Lewis), 1892-1944 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women artists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women authors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women cartoonists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women dramatists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women journalists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Samuel Spewack, 1899-1971 (Columbia College B.A., 1919) and Bella Cohen Spewack, 1899 1990, were authors of Broadway plays and musicals, novels, short stories, and articles. They were also foreign correspondents for Europe and Russia for the New York World, 1919-1926, and the New York Herald Tribune, 1922-1926, respectively.