• Creator
  • Auckland, William
  • Created Date
  • 1948
  • Description
  • William Auckland responds to a letter sent by Burton and Florence James asking for donations to save the Seattle Repertory Playhouse after they were in danger of losing it as a result of their involvement in the Canwell Hearings. The Jameses sought to create a "Committee of 500", or 500 people who could donate some money to save the theatre. Auckland refused to donate money, writing "any hysteria that may exist is not caused by any investigati... more
    William Auckland responds to a letter sent by Burton and Florence James asking for donations to save the Seattle Repertory Playhouse after they were in danger of losing it as a result of their involvement in the Canwell Hearings. The Jameses sought to create a "Committee of 500", or 500 people who could donate some money to save the theatre. Auckland refused to donate money, writing "any hysteria that may exist is not caused by any investigation, but by the few misguided persons being investigated.". less
  • Format
  • Text
    Letter (correspondence)
    Scanned from original text or image at 200 dpi saved in JPEG format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2015