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Guide to the Jack Sydow papers
1933-2001 (bulk dates 1942-1945)

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400

© 2011 New-York Historical Society

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Jack Sydow Photographs and Papers Collection
Dates: ca. 1933-2001 (bulk dates 1942-1945)
Abstract: This collection contains photographs and documents of Jack Sydow - actor, director, playwright, and professor. The items in the collection span the majority of Sydow's life, with a concentration on his time serving in the military during World War II and acting in the soldier show Hump Happy, and on his later theater career.
Quantity: 2.5 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Location Note: Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections
Call Phrase: PR289