Philippe Halsman theatrical photographs 1947-1969

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Philippe Halsman theatrical photographs, 1947-1969

Philippe Halsman theatrical photographs 1947-1969

Philippe Halsman was a photographer. The collection consists of images of Broadway productions.

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Harnick, Sheldon

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Gielgud, John, 1904-2000

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Green, Adolph

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Channing, Carol, 1921-

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Carol Channing (b. January 31, 1921, Seattle, WA) is an American actress, singer, dancer and comedian. Notable for starring in Broadway and film musicals, her characters typically radiate a fervent expressiveness and an easily identifiable voice, whether singing or for comedic effect. She began as a Broadway musical actress, starring in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes in 1949, and Hello, Dolly! in 1964, when she won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical. She revived both roles several times thro...

Boyer, Charles, 1899-1978

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Haigh, Kenneth, 1929-

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Lumet, Sidney, 1924-2011

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Actor, director. From the description of Reminiscences of Sidney Lumet : oral history, 1959. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122619795 ...

Andrews, Tod, 1920-1972

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Champion, Gower, 1919-1980

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Abbott, George, 1887-1995

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Carradine, John, 1906-

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Sokoloff, Vladimir, 1889-1962

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Tyler, Judy

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Umeki, Miyoshi, 1929-2007

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Balanchine, George

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Chaplin, Sydney, 1926-

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Harris, Barbara, 1935-....

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Kazan, Elia

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Fields, Joseph A., 1895-1966

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De Liagre, Alfred, 1904-

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Martin, Mary, 1913-

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Hunt, Martita, 1900-1969

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Phillips, Margaret, 1923-1984

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Kerr, Deborah, 1921-

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Schneider, Alan

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Evans, Maurice.

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Kiley, Richard

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Johnson, Bill, 1918-1957

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Komisarjevsky, Theodore, 1882-1954

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Cole, David, 1941-

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Kelly, Gene

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Hooks, Robert, 1937-

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Distinguished actor Robert Hooks was born Bobby Dean Hooks on April 18, 1937, in Washington, D.C. He was the youngest of five children. Hooks' father died while working on a railroad track. His mother supported the family by working as a seamstress. Hooks attended Stevens Elementary School. He performed in his first play,The Pirates of Penzance, at the age of nine. After graduating from Francis Junior High School, Hooks attended Armstrong High School in Washington, D.C. His mother remarried and ...

Allen, Woody

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Hiller, Wendy

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Logan, Joshua.

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Biographical Note 1908, Oct. 5 Born, Texarkana, Tex. 1927 Diploma, Culver Military Academy,Culver, Ind. 1927 1931 Attended Princeton University,Princeton, N.J. ...

Alda, Alan, 1936-....

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American actor. From the description of Typewritten letter signed, dated [n.p.], 6 April 1992, to Joan Peyser, 1992, April 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270991911 ...

Fields, Herbert, 1897-1958

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Jeweler and goldsmith. From the description of Slides of jewelry designed by Miye Matsukata, [ca. 1970]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 227187166 ...

Holliday, Judy

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Lillie, Beatrice, 1894-1989

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Beatrice Lillie, stage star, was born in Toronto, Canada on May 29, 1894. Her first appearances on stage were in 1914 in Canada and in England in musical revues. She made her Broadway debut in Andre Charlot's Revue of 1924 . Miss Lillie's most notable Broadway performances were in The Seven Lively Arts, Inside U. S. A., Ziegfeld Follies of 1957 and High Spirits . She toured the world in An Evening with Beatrice Lillie from 1952 to 1956. Miss Lillie appeared in films and on television. She marrie...

Crouse, Russel, 1893-1966

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American playwright, journalist, and producer. From the description of Autograph card signed : [n.p.], to Perry, [194-?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270923790 ...

Hepburn, Audrey, 1929-1993

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Belgian-English actress. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Edward Wagenknecht, [1953 Mar. 3]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270864084 ...

De Mille, Agnes

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Agnes George de Mille was born in New York City, September 18, 1905, daughter of film producer, William de Mille and Anna (George) de Mille, daughter of economist Henry George. When Agnes was nine years old the family moved to Hollywood where her uncle, Cecil B. de Mille, was a motion picture director. Agnes entered university at age sixteen graduating from the University of California, Los Angeles, with a degree in English. Although she began dancing in her early teens, it was not ...

Suzuki, Pat

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Donehue, Vincent J., -1966

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Theatrical director, Vincent J. Donehue, worked primarily for the New York stage and television in the 1950s and 1960s. He directed the Broadway musical, THE SOUND OF MUSIC (1959) and the television production of PETER PAN (1960), both with Mary Martin, as well as the play THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL (1953) with Lillian Gish, the movie, LONELYHEARTS (1959), and both the play and the movie, SUNRISE AT CAMPOBELLO (1958 and 1960). He also directed numerous plays and serials for t...

Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960

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Lyricist. From the description of Reminiscences of Oscar Hammerstein : oral history, 1959. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122565446 Librettist, lyricist, producer, and publisher. From the description of Typewritten letter signed : Boston, to James J. Fuld, 1955 Nov. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270923808 ...

Bolger, Ray

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Goetz, Augustus

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Winwood, Estelle, 1883-1984

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