WRITER

 

Left: One of many short essays written by Speare, entitled "Who Swears and Why."

From the Frank Palmer Speare papers (M01). Click on any of the images for a larger view.

Right: Speare also wrote several plays, including the 1903 play "Mystic Waters, or The Spirit of Winnipesaukee." Like "Mystic Waters," some of Speare's plays were musicals.