Kanief, Zarah G. Zechman Papers

Dates: 1936-1944. Size: 0.1 linear feet in 4 folders. Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Special Collections. Zarah G. Zechman Kanief was an actress, director and teacher in Chicago in the middle of the twentieth century. She taught drama and theater privately and also for the Chicago Park District. This collection consists primarily of photographs, with a small number of documents, capturing the performances of Kanief’s drama students whom she taught through the Chicago Park District's drama program. The parks represented are primarily on the west and northwest sides of Chicago. [Finding aid]