Jones, Shirley, 1934-, Mar 31

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Jones was born in Smithson, PA, Mar. 31, 1934; made her Broadway debut in South Pacific (1953) and her motion picture debut in Oklahoma! (1956); won an Academy Award for her role in Elmer Gantry (1960); did a four year run on the musical sitcom The Partridge family (1970-74); her numerous credits include Carousel (1956), The music man (1962), and The Cheyenne social club (1970).

From the description of Collection of scripts for television, motion pictures, and stage, 1942-1980. (University of California, Los Angeles). WorldCat record id: 40659270

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creatorOf Maultsby, Portia K. Portia K. Maultsby Collection. Series G, Black Music Industry Interviews, 1981-1986. Indiana University Archives of African American Music & Culture, AAAMC
referencedIn Arthur Unger collection of recorded interviews [sound recording] The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
referencedIn Cohen, Harold V. Harold V. Cohen photographs 1910-1969. Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, Heinz History Center Detre Library and Archives
referencedIn Lincicum, Michael,. Shirley Jones family photograph collection [graphic], circa 1936-1946. Oregon Historical Society Research Library
creatorOf JONES, SHIRLEY. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Jones, Shirley, 1934-. Miscellaneous papers. Jacksonville University, Carl S. Swisher Library
referencedIn Riggs, Lynn, 1899-1954. Noel Kaho papers on Lynn Riggs, 1940-1990. The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library
creatorOf Jones, Shirley, 1934 Mar. 31-. Collection of scripts for television, motion pictures, and stage, 1942-1980. University of California, Los Angeles
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associatedWith Cohen, Harold V. person
associatedWith Maultsby, Portia K. person
associatedWith Riggs, Lynn, 1899-1954. person
associatedWith Unger, Arthur person
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Birth 1934-03-31






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SNAC ID: 42729048