Scope and arrangement
Collection contains correspondence, writings by Vermonté and others, Children's Aid Society materials, and personal ephemera. Correspondence, 1926-1971, concerns Vermonté's requests for permission to quote writers on their philosophies of art or education, requests for well-known individuals to write introductions to her unpublished manuscripts, for publication of her writings, and personal matter. (Included are copies of her correspondence with Theodore Dreiser.) Writings consist of Vermonté's manuscripts and typescripts, writings by other authors, and manuscripts and clippings she used for research. Children's Aid Society materials include reports, programs, show notes, cast lists, and brochures. Also, personal ephemera related to the Vermonté Repertory Players.