Berger, Spencer.

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Spencer Merriam Berger (1917-1920) was a business executive and film historian. He was born on May 6, 1917 in New Haven, Connecticut, and graduated from Yale University in 1940. He served as president and chairman of the board of the former Berger Brothers Company of New Haven, which made women's and surgical corsets. He was a leading authority on the Barrymores, and an enthusiast of Ted Lewis and Leopold Stokowski.

From the description of Spencer Berger papers, circa 1895-1999. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702158261

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creatorOf Berger, Spencer. Spencer Berger papers, circa 1895-1999. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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associatedWith Barrymore, Ethel, 1879-1959. person
associatedWith Barrymore, John, 1882-1942. person
associatedWith Barrymore, Lionel, 1878-1954. person
associatedWith Lewis, Ted, 1892-1971. person
associatedWith Stokowski, Leopold, 1882-1977. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Motion picture actors and actresses--20th century
Musicians--20th century


Active 1895

Active 1999

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