Publicity portrait (large format head shot) of Frances Farmer, who appeared in two of the Group Theatre's productions, 1937-1939. Golden Boy was directed by Harold Clurman and staged at the Belasco Theatre, 1937-1938; Thunder Rock was directed by Elia Kazan and staged at the Mansfield Theatre in 1939. Both were produced by the Group Theatre, founded by a number of young people previously associated with the Theatre Guild.
This image is part of a larger digital database of photographs from the Theresa Helburn Theatre Guild Photography Collection. Ability to view certain images is restricted to Tri-College patrons. For a description of the collection, please go to http://www.brynmawr.edu/library/speccoll/guides/helburn