Scope and arrangement
The Louis K. Anspacher Papers consist of correspondence and theatrical writings. The correspondence (1903-1960), with actors, directors, producers and agents, including Charles Coburn and John Rumsey, concerns the publication, copyrights, and productions of Anspacher's plays in Europe, Great Britain and the United States, and includes contracts, agreements and royalty statements. The writings consist of multiple drafts, both manuscript and typescript, of several of Anspacher's plays, including Rhapsodyand That Day,as well as many of his lectures on theater, drama and society.
The Louis K. Anspacher papers are arranged in two series: