Wolff, Victoria, 1903-1992

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Victoria Wolff was born at Heilbronn in South Germany, Dec. 10, 1908; BA, Univ. of Munich (1929); MA, Univ. of Lausanne (1931); left Germany (1933) and spent the next six years in Ascona, Switzerland working as a freelance writer; moved to America (1941); worked as scenarist and film scripter for both 20th Century Fox and Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer; foreign correspondent for Madame and contributor to Swiss and German magazines; various writings include Fabulous city (1957), And seven shall die (1954), and The white evening dress (1941); died ca. 1990s.

From the description of Papers, ca. 1930-ca. 1980. (University of California, Los Angeles). WorldCat record id: 41578938

Biographical note: German emigre writer.

Wolff (originally Wolf) was born in Heilbronn and immigrated to Switzerland in 1933 and the United States in 1941. She has been a novelist and Hollywood writer.

From the description of Victoria Wolff manuscript, 1973. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122528711

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referencedIn Marta Feuchtwanger papers, 1940-1987 USC Libraries Special Collections
referencedIn Guggenheim, Felix. Felix Guggenheim papers, 1941-1976. University of Southern California, USC Libraries
creatorOf Wolff, Victoria, 1903-1992. Victoria Wolff manuscript, 1973. University at Albany, University Libraries
creatorOf Wolff, Victoria. Papers, ca. 1930-ca. 1980. University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Feuchtwanger, Marta. Marta Feuchtwanger papers. 1940-1987. University of Southern California, USC Libraries
referencedIn Felix Guggenheim papers, 1941-1976 USC Libraries Special Collections
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correspondedWith Feuchtwanger, Marta. person
correspondedWith Franklin, Carl M., (Carl Mason), 1911- person
correspondedWith Guggenheim, Felix person
correspondedWith Guggenheim, Felix. person
correspondedWith Waldo, Hilde person
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Birth 1903-12-10

Death 1992-09-16






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