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Bernard Sobel papers


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Biographical Note

Administrative Information

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Bernard Sobel papers | Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections

By Mary A. Sego

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Primary Creator: Sobel, Bernard (1887-1964)

Extent: 1.0 Folders. More info below.

Arrangement: Chronological

Subjects: Purdue University--Alumni and alumnae, Purdue University--Faculty

Forms of Material: Articles

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of one folder which contains articles and publications by Bernard Sobel.

Biographical Note

Bernard Sobel was born in Attica, Indiana. He graduated from Purdue University in 1911, with a B.S in English. He received his Ph.B. from the University of Chicago and his M.S. from Wisconsin University. He was Assistant Professor of English at Purdue University, first editor of the Purdue Alumnus in 1912, and he established the publicity bureau at Purdue. He was later a lecturer on Modern Drama at Indiana University.

Some of his other achievements include an American playwright, a drama critic for the New York Mirror, an author of a number of books on theatre history, and a publicist. Among his clients were Florenz Ziegfeld, Charles Dillingham, A.L. Erlanger and Lee, Sam and Jacob Shubert.

Subject/Index Terms

Purdue University--Alumni and alumnae
Purdue University--Faculty

Administrative Information

Repository: Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 folder

Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation: MSF 354, Bernard Sobel papers, Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries

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[Folder 1: Articles and Publications, 1916-1953],