Sleeper, Martha (1907-1983)
Scope:
The Martha Sleeper collection consists of manuscripts, printed material, photographs, and personal memorabilia.

The collection includes manuscripts for Private Confusion, a three-act play by Austin Parker; a poem written by Moss Hart in 1946; and other material.

Printed material in the collection consists of several theatre articles regarding productions Sleeper was a part of including reviews, as well as some jewelry designs.

Photographs in the collection are both personal and professional and range in date from the early 1910s to the 1970s. Subjects include Sleeper with friends and family, several film stills, theatre stills, publicity photographs, headshots, and some pictures of dollhouses decorated by Sleeper and built by her husband.

Other material includes legal material, a scrapbook of fashion designs, newspaper clippings, and some awards.
Notable Figures
1. Sleeper, Martha
Associated Subjects
1. Women's Studies Collections -- Drama, Film, and Television Subject Guide
2. Theatre and Film Subject Guide
3. Helen Deutsch Research Section