Albert R. Crews (1908-1959) Papers
This series contains biographical material as well as published writings of Albert R. Crews. Biographical and Personal Material includes general items; newspaper clippings from the Daily Northwestern and other Chicago-area newspapers; “Me: Al Crews,” a series of autobiographical sketches; and a travel diary. That diary, dating from 1951, details Crews’ activities with the Protestant Radio Commission. Published Work consists of the textbooks that Crew wrote, as well as two of his one-act plays, dating from the 1930s and 1940s.
- Other: Date acquired: 05/05/2013
- Crews, Albert R. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Albert R. Crews chaired Northwestern University's new Radio department from 1938-1943, teaching radio acting and writing. This series contains biographical material and published writings documenting Crews' education, teaching, and later career.
Source of Acquisition
This collection was donated to the Northwestern University Archives by Nina Friedman and Lynn Gimple as Accession No. 13-116
- Guide to the Albert R. Crews (1908-1959) Papers
- Rachel Riemenschneider
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