Muncis, Jānis, 1886-1955

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Latvian stage designer and producer.

From the description of Janis Muncis miscellaneous papers, 1925-1951. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754869991

Muncis was a Latvian set designer who emigrated to Hollywood, California, in the late 1920s. Muncis returned to Latvia for the duration of World War II. His designs won the Grand Prix in the theatre section of the Decorative Arts Exposition, Paris, 1925.

From the description of Papers, 1925-1926. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 612379096

From the guide to the Jănis Muncis papers, 1925-1926., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

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Latvian stage designer and producer.

From the guide to the Janis Muncis miscellaneous papers, 1925-1951, (Hoover Institution Archives)

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creatorOf Muncis, Jānis, 1886-1955. Papers, 1925-1926. Houghton Library
creatorOf Janis Muncis miscellaneous papers, 1925-1951 Hoover Institution Archives
creatorOf Muncis, Jānis, 1886-1955. Janis Muncis miscellaneous papers, 1925-1951. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
creatorOf Jănis Muncis papers, 1925-1926. Houghton Library
referencedIn Jănis Muncis papers, 1925-1926. Houghton Library
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correspondedWith American Legion. National executive committee, recipient. corporateBody
correspondedWith American National Theatre and Academy corporateBody
correspondedWith Baker, Ira C, recipient. person
correspondedWith Bardmore, Elman. person
correspondedWith Barko, Dorothy. person
correspondedWith Barko, Dorothy, recipient. person
correspondedWith Barter theatre corporateBody
correspondedWith Berssen, William. person
correspondedWith Berst, F J, recipient. person
correspondedWith Bowron, Fletcher, recipient. person
correspondedWith Brown, Gilmor, d. 1960 person
correspondedWith Church World Service. U.S. Resettlement headquarters. Munich-Posing. corporateBody
correspondedWith Conroy, Paul. person
correspondedWith Conroy, Paul, recipient. person
correspondedWith Cooper, Douglass person
correspondedWith Creamer, Mrs. Michael. person
associatedWith Dailes Theatre corporateBody
correspondedWith Douglass Cooper person
correspondedWith Driscoll, . person
correspondedWith Felter, Timothy. person
correspondedWith Fiefield, James W, recipient. person
correspondedWith Ford Foundation, recipient. corporateBody
correspondedWith Freedley, George, 1904- person
correspondedWith Freedman, Beatrice, recipient. person
correspondedWith George Freedley person
associatedWith Henrik Ibsen person
correspondedWith Hollywood Painters' Local N-5, recipient. corporateBody
correspondedWith Hughes, Rupert, 1872-1956 person
correspondedWith Huntington, Hartford, 1911- person
associatedWith Janis Muncis person
correspondedWith Jones, Margo, 1913-1955 person
correspondedWith Knudsen, Mrs. Valley, recipient. person
associatedWith Latvijas Dailes teātris. corporateBody
correspondedWith Lester, Edwin person
correspondedWith Lester, Edwin, recipient. person
correspondedWith Lillian Gish person
correspondedWith Lutheran Welfare Society corporateBody
correspondedWith Maxwell Short person
correspondedWith McDaniel, Joseph M person
correspondedWith Millikan, Mrs. Robert, recipient. person
associatedWith M. Maeterlinck. person
associatedWith Muncis, Jănis, 1886-1955 person
correspondedWith Niemo, Lech T person
correspondedWith Ostermann person
correspondedWith Pasadena Community Playhouse corporateBody
correspondedWith Pichel, Irving person
correspondedWith Prager, Ruth E person
correspondedWith Prickett, Charles F person
correspondedWith Prickett, Charles F, recipient. person
correspondedWith Putnam, Virginia person
correspondedWith Ramser, Mrs. Harold C, recipient. person
correspondedWith Saardo, Inga person
correspondedWith Strevey, Tracey E person
correspondedWith Strevey, Tracey E, recipient. person
associatedWith Ulmanis, Karlis, 1877-1940 person
associatedWith Ulmanis, Kārlis, 1877-1942. person
correspondedWith Virginia Putnam person
correspondedWith Warfield, J W person
correspondedWith Watson, Warner person
correspondedWith Zoff, Otto, 1890-1962 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Latvia
California
Latvia
Subject
Propaganda, Latvian
Scene painting
Theater Latvia
Theaters
Theater
Occupation
Set designers
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Birth 1886

Death 1955

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