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Abraham Goldfaden

Title: Abraham Goldfaden
Inclusive Dates: 1879-1930's
ID: RG 219 
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2'1"; 5 5"ltr
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The collection is arranged in the following series: I) Plays (folders 1-55); II) Letters (56-78); III) Theater (79-95); IV) Articles by Goldfaden (96-108); V) Articles about Goldfaden (109-129); VI) Biographical & Bibliographical materials
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Playwright, poet, composer, producer and director.  Founder of the Yiddish theater.  Staged first Yiddish theater production in Jassy, Rumania, 1876.  Born in Starokonstantinov, Ukraine.  Lived in Russia, Rumania, Poland, Germany, England.  Settled in the U.S. in 1903.
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Inventory, Yiddish, 18 pp.; English, 10 pp., typed
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