James Elson papers 1950-1962
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The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English-language commercial broadcast television and radio network owned by Comcast. The network is headquartered at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City, with additional major offices near Los Angeles (at 10 Universal City Plaza), and Chicago (at the NBC Tower). NBC is one of the Big Three television networks, and is sometimes referred to as the "Peacock Network", in reference to its stylized peacock logo, introduced in 1956 to promote the...
A radio and television performer, actor, composer, pianist, and singer. From the description of [Papers] / Steve Allen. 1956-1973. (Bowling Green State University). WorldCat record id: 14228108 Renowned American comedian, composer, lyricist, musician, television pioneer, performer, and author. From the description of Steve Allen papers, 1951-2000. (Scottsdale Public Library). WorldCat record id: 49244609 Steve Allen (1921-2000), comedian, co...
Will Glickman was born on 7 March 1910. He was a noted playwright and author. He wrote or co-wrote The Body Beautiful (1958), Mr. Wonderful (1957), Plain and Fancy (1955), Alive and Kicking (1950), and Mrs. Gibbons' Boys (1949). He died on 11 March 1983 in San Francisco, California. From the guide to the Will Glickman papers MSS. 0573., 1951-1980, (University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama) ...
Mary Rodgers was born on January 11, 1931, in New York City. Having a father who co-created such Broadway classics as The Sound of Music, The King and I, Oklahoma and South Pacific, Mary demonstrated her family knack for creativity starting at a young age. Beginning with musical endeavors, she took piano lessons for many years and majored in music at Wellesley College. She published her first book in 1969. Three years later came the best seller Freaky Friday, which was adapted to screen in 1977....
Jane Fonda (b. December 21, 1937, New York City, NY) is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model, and fitness guru. The daughter of actor Henry Fonda, Jane made her Broadway and film debut in 1960. In 1982, she released her first exercise video, Jane Fonda's Workout, which became the highest-selling video of the time. Fonda was a visible political activist in the counterculture era during the Vietnam War and later became involved in advocacy for women. She h...
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James Elson, producer and director was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on January 26, 1925. During his career he directed and produced theater, radio and television shows. He directed television programs such as THE TONIGHT SHOW, THAT WAS THE WEEK THAT WAS and THE STEVE ALLEN SHOW. He died on April 26, 1970. From the description of James Elson papers, 1950-1962. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517698 James Elson, producer and d...
Harold Prince (b. 1928), is a producer and director of theater, film and opera, but is best known for his work on Broadway musicals. Prince, who is commonly known as Hal Prince, began his career in 1948 as an assistant in the office of Broadway director and producer George Abbott. During his early years with Abbott, he made valuable connections with Robert E. Griffith, who would later become his producing partner and Ruth Mitchell, who would be his longtime assistant and production supervisor. G...