Biography and History

Louis Ellsworth Laflin (Princeton Class of 1924) was an American educator and playwright.

Source: From the finding aid for TC037

  • Kernodle Collection of Louis E. Laflin. 1940-1973 (inclusive).

    Call Number: TC037

    The collection consists of letters by American educator and playwright Louis Ellsworth Laflin (Princeton Class of 1924) to George R. Kernodle (a friend from Yale Drama School), written over thirty-three years. Also included are Laflin's notes and papers on Asian/Indian, Egyptian, and Greek drama, copies of six plays written by him, and copies of two essays on the founding and history of Princeton's Theatre Intime.