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Mitchell, Helen, 1904-1970

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1904 - 1970

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Records of "Clara, Lu 'n' Em"

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/124
Abstract Clara, Lu ā€˜nā€™ Em, one of the first radio soap operas (1930-1946), was created, written, and performed by three Northwestern University alumnae (Louise Starkey Mead, Isobel Carothers Berolzheimer, and Helen King Mitchell), who assumed the roles of small-town housewives exchanging gossip and opinions. The records include scripts, clippings, photographs, artifacts, and promotional materials.
Dates: 1923 - 2014; Other: Majority of material found within 1930 - 1946; Other: Date acquired: 07/03/2013