Skip to main content

Famous Troupe Amuses the Sick at a Famous Sanatorium, 1929 August 4

 Item
Identifier: B296.01.0001.00002.00023

Abstract

Newspaper clipping of a photograph of a traveling theater company's performance at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) in August 1929. Caption misidentifies director Maurice Schwarz's New York company, the Yiddish Art Theatre, as the [by-then defunct] Jewish Art Theatre. JCRS Sanatorium superintendent Herman Schwatt, M.D. is shown in the upper row, second from left. The newpaper clipping is from the Jewish Daily Forward, and was found in a scrapbook created by singer and actor May Arno, Dr. Schwatt's wife. Title: A Famous Troupe Amuses the Sick at a Famous Sanatorium.

Dates

  • 1929 August 4

Creator

Digital Repository

Famous Troupe Amuses the Sick at a Famous Sanatorium

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright not evaluated: The copyright and related rights status of this Item has not been evaluated. Please refer to the organization that has made the Item available for more information. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. See: https://rightsstatements.org/page/CNE/1.0/?language=en

Extent

0 Linear Feet

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: This collection contains two scrapbooks that document the career of May Arno, who traveled as an actress and singer with a theater company in the early years of the twentieth century. May Arno Schwatt's brother-in-law, Dr. Charles Spivak, was a founder and an executive director of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

7.5 x 7.5 inches clippings (information artifacts) black and white

Custodial History

Donated by A.M.C. Cancer Research Center as part of the J.C.R.S. Records.

Provenance

Donated by A.M.C. Cancer Research Center as part of the J.C.R.S. Records.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
(303) 871-3428