• Creator
  • Unidentified
  • Created Date
  • 1948
  • Description
  • A response from an unknown member of the community to the Seattle Repertory Theatre's request for 500 people to donate at least $10 in order to keep the Playhouse open in the wake of its owners involvement in Canwell Committee-- an idea they titled The Committee of 500. The responder writes, "The difficulties of the Playhouse are due solely to asinine & apparently unpatriotic behavior of certain members in refusing to answer direct questions o... more
    A response from an unknown member of the community to the Seattle Repertory Theatre's request for 500 people to donate at least $10 in order to keep the Playhouse open in the wake of its owners involvement in Canwell Committee-- an idea they titled The Committee of 500. The responder writes, "The difficulties of the Playhouse are due solely to asinine & apparently unpatriotic behavior of certain members in refusing to answer direct questions on Communist affiliations & activities." This was one of many negative replies to the Playhouse's idea of The Committee of 500. 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