Bondi, Beulah, 1892-1981

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Beulah Bondi (b. May 3, 1889, Chicago, IL–d. Jan. 11, 1981, Los Angeles, CA) was an actress of stage, film, and television. She was one of the first five women to be nominated for an Academy Award in the newly created category of "Best Supporting Actress" for her work in The Gorgeous Hussy.
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referencedIn American Vaudeville Museum collection, 1845-2007, (bulk 1910-1940) University of Arizona Libraries, Library Special Collections
referencedIn Totheroh, Dan. Portraits from the Dan Totheroh papers [graphic]. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Bondi, Beulah, 1892-1981. Typed letter signed Beulah to: "My Two Dears" August 29, 1939. Wellesley College
creatorOf Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955. Ellen Van Volkenburg-Maurice Browne general correspondence, 1911- University of Michigan
referencedIn Hull, Josephine, 1877-1957. Papers, 1899-1960 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Bondi, Beulah, 1892-1981. Typed letter signed Beulah to: Rita January 5, 1939. Wellesley College
referencedIn Papers, 1899-1960 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Portraits from the Dan Totheroh Papers [graphic], ca. 1925-ca. 1975 Bancroft Library
creatorOf Bondi, Beulah, 1892-1981. Correspondence of Beulah Bondi, 1925-1977. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn John Eldon Thayer collection of motion picture memorabilia, 1916-1979. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn New York Shakespeare Festival Records. Series V: General Manager's Files, 1960-1991 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Beulah Bondi collection, [ca. 1993-ongoing]. Museum of Performance & Design
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associatedWith American Museum of Vaudeville corporateBody
associatedWith Anderson, Maxwell, 1888-1959 person
associatedWith Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955. person
associatedWith Cullen, Frank, 1936- person
associatedWith Hull, Josephine, 1877-1957. person
associatedWith JOSEPHINE (SHERWOOD) HULL, 1877(?)-1957 person
associatedWith Kleeman, Rita Halle, b. 1885. person
associatedWith McNeilly, Donald, 1945- person
associatedWith New York Shakespeare Festival corporateBody
associatedWith Papp, Joseph person
alumnusOrAlumnaOf Shimer College. corporateBody
correspondedWith Thayer, John Eldon, 1899-1980 person
associatedWith Totheroh, Dan person
associatedWith Totheroh, Dan. person
alumnusOrAlumnaOf Valparaiso university corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Chicago IL US
Woodland Hills CA US


Birth 1888-05-03

Death 1981-01-11






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SNAC ID: 83919733