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Albert R. Crews (1908-1959) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 20/80
Abstract Albert R. Crews chaired Northwestern University's new Radio department from 1938-1943, teaching radio acting and writing. His papers contain biographical material and published writings documenting his education, teaching, and later career.
Dates: 1934-2013; Other: Date acquired: 05/05/2013

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