Sawyer Falk papers relating to the Federal Theater Project, 1935-1939

Falk, Sawyer, b. 1898 d. 1961
Educator, Arts administrator, Actor
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: ca. 160 items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence with Falk regarding the Federal Theater Project in New York, particularly at the Civic University Theater in Syracuse. Correspondents include Hallie Flanagan, National Director of FTP. Also, programs, clippings, miscellaneous printed material, and a copy of INJUNCTION GRANTED, a play published in 1938.

Biographical/Historical Note: Educator; Syracuse, New York. Director of the Drama Department at the University of Syracuse. Active in the Federal Theater Project.

The lender, Syracuse University Library and Archives, has Falk's papers. Falk was a professor of drama at the University.

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