Souvenir programs of motion pictures, 1915-1978.


Souvenir programs of motion pictures, 1915-1978.

20th century souvenir programs primarily of motion pictures.

7 boxes (1.75 linear ft.)




SNAC Resource ID: 6385268

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Gray, Hugh (person)

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Goldman, Bo, 1932-.... (person)

Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989 (person)

English actor. From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) : London and Naples, to Denys Blakelock, 1947-1953. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872061 From the description of Autograph letter signed : "South Indian Ocean" [on the way to Australia], to Denys Blakelock, 1947 Mar. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872063 From the description of Typed letter signed (8) : London, to Denys Blakelock, 1948-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874989 ...

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Edmund Goulding. (person)

Robert Young. (person)

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William Keighley. (person)

Jack Lemmon. (person)

March, Fredric, 1897-1975. (person)

Johnson, Adrian, 1932- (person)

John Twist (person)

Glenville, Peter, 1913-1996 (person)

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Virginia McKenna (person)

Ford, John (John H.) (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 23827 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001242.0x000394 Epithet: Major; CB British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001242.0x000393 Epithet: of Add MS 41843 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001242.0x000396 John Ford, ecologist in East ...

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Richard Harris. (person)

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Raoul Walsh. (person)

Garbo, Greta, 1905-1990 (person)

Irving Stone. (person)

Anhalt, Edward, 1914-2000 (person)

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Werker, Alfred L. (Alfred Louis), 1896-1975 (person)

Burton, Richard (person)

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Theda Bara. (person)

Richard, Burton (person)

MacLane, Barton, 1902-1969 (person)

Landis, John, 1950-.... (person)

Fleming, Victor, 1889-1949 (person)

Robert Wise. (person)

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Frank Capra. (person)

Ludmila Savel'eva (person)

William Fox. (person)

Carey, Harry (person)

Ernst Lubitsch. (person)

Spaak, Charles, 1903-1975 (person)

Warner, Jack L., 1892-1978 (person)

Sergeĭ Bondarchuk (person)

Paulette Goddard. (person)

Musart Theatre (corporateBody)

Dale Van Every (person)

Douglas Fairbanks. (person)

Ralph Lewis. (person)

Zanuck, Darryl Francis, 1902-1979 (person)

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Talbot Jennings (person)

Karen Allen. (person)

Stanley Kramer. (person)

Crouse, Russel, 1893-1966 (person)

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W. S. Van Dyke. (person)

Valentino, Rudolph, 1895-1926 (person)

Radio City Music Hall (New York, N.Y.) (corporateBody)

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Unione Cinematografica Italiana. (person)

Franklin, Sidney A., 1893-1972 (person)

Ziegfeld, Flo (person)

Moody, Ron (person)

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Rowland Stebbins. (person)

Harwood, Harold Marsh, 1874-1959 (person)

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Taylor, Elizabeth (person)

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Mamoulian, Rouben. (person)

Theatrical and film director. Born 1897; died 1987. From the description of Rouben Mamoulian papers, 1740-1987 (bulk 1906-1987). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71132863 Stage and motion picture director; interviewee d.1987. From the description of Reminiscences of Rouben Mamoulian : oral history, 1958. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122587306 Biographical Note ...

Paul Muni (person)

Lon Chaney. (person)

Warner Bros. Educational Bureau. (corporateBody)

Goldstone, Richard (person)

Osborn, Paul (person)

Lennart, Isobel (person)

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John Francis Dillion. (person)

Buchman, Sidney, 1902-1975 (person)

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Ernest Vajda (person)

Charles Laughton. (person)

Colbert, Claudette (person)

June Mathis. (person)

Michael Chekhov. (person)

Bushman, Francis X., 1883-1966 (person)

Julie Andrews (person)

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. (corporateBody)

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Zarkhi, Natan (person)

Isabel Dawn (person)

Charlie Chaplin. (person)

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Rex Ingram. (person)

Anderson, Maxwell (person)

Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960 (person)

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Thurber, Kent (person)

George O'Brien. (person)

Hunt, Peter H. (person)

Wyler, William (person)

Epithet: film producer and director British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000564.0x0001b4 ...

Harold Fielding. (person)

Johnson, Nunnally (person)

American screenwriter. From the description of Typed letter signed: Beverly Hills, Calif., to John [Steinbeck], 1950 Jan 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 777866986 Screenwriter, producer, director. From the description of Reminiscences of Nunnally Johnson : oral history, 1971. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122481575 From the description of Reminiscences of Nunnally Johnson : oral history, 1959. (Columbia University ...

Sam Wood. (person)

Vanessa Redgrave. (person)

Julia Fenderson (person)

Mankiewicz, Herman J. (Herman Jacob), 1897-1953 (person)

David O. Selznick (person)

Zizi Jeanmaire. (person)

Dorothy Stickney. (person)

Dixon, Thomas (person)

Epithet: Mayor of Leeds British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000440.0x0002b3 The author of this cannot be determined for certain. The surname is certainly Dixon, but the first name could be "Thos." or something beginning with H. The writer is evidently not American. It is unclear whether his works are prose or music. From the guide to the Thomas [?] Dixon Letter, undated, (Special Collections Research Ce...

Raymond, Bernard (person)

Richard E. (Richard Ernest) Schayer (person)

Gabin, Jean (person)

Bergryd, Ulla (person)

Riskin, Robert (person)

Vsevolod Illarionovich Pudovkin. (person)

Charlie Chalpin. (person)

DeGaw, Boyce (person)

Herbert Sydney Wilcox (person)

Marton, Andrew, 1904-1992 (person)

Arliss, George, 1868-1946 (person)

English actor. From the description of Autograph letter signed : 8 Bloomsbury Place, London, to Mr. Beringer, 1907 Aug. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870220 George Arliss (1868-1946), English stage and screen actor, was best known for portraying historical figures such as British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli, Alexander Hamilton, Cardinal Richelieu, and French author Voltaire. Following Arliss' success with the stage version of Louis Napoleon Parker's DISRAELI (19...

Josef Swickard. (person)

Orson Welles. (person)

Huemer, Dick, 1898-1979 (person)

Director, Walt Disney Studios, Hollywood. From the description of Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel and Don Ott, Nov. 10, 1976 [sound recording]. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155862506 ...

Joe Brown. (person)

Lowe, Edward T. (Edward Thomas), 1890-1973 (person)

Gina Lollobrigida. (person)

Bobby Mauch. (person)

Flynn, Errol, 1909-1959 (person)

Raphaelson, Samson, 1896-1983 (person)

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Samson Raphaelson, playwright, screenwriter, and teacher, wrote scenarios for many of the films directed by Ernst Lubitsch from 1931 until 1947, Raphaelson taught screenwriting at Columbia from 1976 until 1982, and also taught at the University of Illinois in 1920/21 and in 1948. From the guide to the Samson Raphaelson Papers, 1916-1982, (Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library, ) Author, playwright; interviewee d.1983. From the des...

Troller, Beatrice (person)

Miller, Chris (person)

Adda Gleason (person)

Kaye, Danny (person)

Biographical Note 1913, Jan. 18 David Daniel Kaminiski born, Brooklyn, New York First native-born American and youngest of three sons born to Clara and Jacob Kaminiski, both originally from the Ukraine 1913, Aug. 29 Sylvia Fine born, Brookly...

Ben Hecht. (person)

Cukor, George (person)

Knox, Alexander (person)

Epithet: MD, of Belfast; formerly RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000753.0x00016a ...

Glazer, Benjamin Floyer (person)

Erlanger, Abraham L., 1859-1930 (person)

Ray Stark. (person)

Zinnemann, Fred, 1907-1997 (person)

Epithet: Austrian-American film director British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000205.0x0001c3 ...

Ronald Colman. (person)

Edwards, J. Gordon (person)

Charles B. Dillingham (person)

Roth's Theatre (corporateBody)

Hugh Williams (person)

Coroamă, Sorana (person)

Waldemar Young (person)

Morris, Richard (person)

Epithet: FLS British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000754.0x0003ac Epithet: of Add MS 38866 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001197.0x00026a Epithet: Quaker, of Rugeley, county Staffordshire British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000754.0x0003ae Epithet: a...

Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982 (person)

Henry Jaynes Fonda (May 16, 1905 – August 12, 1982), known more commonly as Henry Fonda, was an American film and stage actor who had a career that spanned five decades in Hollywood. Fonda cultivated a strong, appealing screen image in several films now considered to be classics, earning one Academy Award for Best Actor on two nominations. Fonda made his mark early as a Broadway actor and made his Hollywood film debut in 1935. His film career began to gain momentum with roles such as Bette Da...

Dustin Hoffman (person)

Parlo, Dita (person)

Bucharest Film Studio. (corporateBody)

Bill Kerby (person)

Marsh, John, 1936- (person)

John Marsh (1752-1828) was born at Dorking, Surrey. He was trained as a solicitor, but made his name as an amateur composer and performer. He was the leader of local bands, and served as a deputy for organists in cathedrals and churches. His works include A Short Introduction to the Theory of Harmonics (London, 1809), Rudiments of Thorough Bass (London, undated), and Hints to Young Composers (London, undated). He composed Twenty-four new Chants in four Parts, and edited The Cathedral Chant-Book,...

John Wayne. (person)

King, Henry, 1592-1669 (person)

Epithet: General; KCB 1835 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000695.0x000127 Henry King (1592-1669), poet, was educated at Westminster and Christ Church, Oxford (B.A., 1611; M.A., 1614; D.D., 1625). He became a prebendary of St Paul's, London, 1616; Archdeacon of Colchester, 1617; and canon of Christ Church, Oxford, 1624. He was appointed Dean of Rochester in 1639, and Bishop of Chichester in 1642. King published...

Dullin, Charles, 1885-1949 (person)

Marion, Frances, 1888-1973 (person)

Screenwriter. From the description of Reminiscences of Frances Marion : oral history, 1958. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122528565 ...

Maria Schell. (person)

Terry, Alice Wickersham, 1949- (person)

Vanni-Marcoux (person)

Sam Jaffe. (person)

Erich Pommer (person)

Rose, William (person)

Epithet: Lieutenant British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000161.0x00003b Epithet: of Salisbury British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000161.0x00003d Epithet: of Sloane MS 4038 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001305.0x00004e ...

Louis De Rochemont. (person)

Goring, Marius, 1912-1998 (person)

Emeric Pressburger. (person)

S. M. Eisenstein (person)

Thomas, Elton, 1883-1939 (person)

Monroe Salisbury. (person)

Samuel Goldywn. (person)

Chuvelev, Ivan Pavlovich, 1897-1942 (person)

Fred Troller. (person)

Jacques Sernas. (person)

Dunne, Philip, 1908-1992 (person)

John Gilbert (person)

Marsh, Mae, 1895-1968 (person)

Actress. From the description of Reminiscences of Mae Marsh : oral history, [1950-?]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122481182 ...

Greta Garbo (person)

Jason, Leigh (person)

GISH, LILLIAN (person)

Sheehan, Perley Poore, 1875-1943 (person)

Ansen, Joe (person)

Raymond Massey. (person)

Karloff, Boris, 1887-1969 (person)

Grahame, Gloria (person)

Leonard, Robert Z., 1889-1968 (person)

Tracy, Spencer (person)

Loretta Young (person)

Ronald Neame. (person)

Olive Golden. (person)

Peter O'Toole. (person)

Kaufman, Millard (person)

Ken Howard. (person)

Howard, Sidney Coe, 1891-1939 (person)

Sidney Coe Howard was a popular and successful American playwright and screenwriter, becoming the first person to win both a Pulitzer Prize and an Academy Award. Born in Oakland, California, and educated at the University of California at Berkeley and Harvard, he served as an aviator in World War I. After the war he established a reputation as a journalist, investigating the social issues of the day, and publishing both short stories and translations; he found great success as a playwright, winn...

Theatre Guild (corporateBody)

Established in New York City in 1918, and initially administered by a board of managers, the Theatre Guild was for the greater part of its history co-directed by Lawrence Langner and Theresa Helburn, with Langner’s wife, Armina Marshall Langner, serving several administrative roles. Throughout the twentieth century the Theatre Guild was instrumental in improving the quality of American theatre, introducing audiences to new playwrights and forms of dramatic writing, stagecraft, and musical theatr...

Mantz, Paul (person)

Robert Harron. (person)

Hill, James (person)

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Mickey Rooney. (person)

Henri Fescourt. (person)

Solovyov, Vasili (person)

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Valerie Perrine. (person)

Ince, Thomas H. (person)

Motion picture producer, director, actor, and screenwriter. Born 1882, died 1924. Full name: Thomas Harper Ince. From the description of Thomas H. Ince papers, 1913-1964 (bulk 1917-1936). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982874 Producer, director, screenwriter, actor. Ince lived from 1880 to 1924. From the description of Papers, 1907-1925. (Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)). WorldCat record id: 122516910 B...

Hart, Moss (person)

Jean Renoir (person)

Bill Fenderson. (person)

Cagney, James, 1899-1986 (person)

Actor. From the description of Reminiscences of James Cagney : oral history, 1958. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122573987 Harlan Ware (1902-1967) (whose full name was William Harlan Ware) was born in Lakota, North Dakota, and educated in the public schools of Winnetka, Illinois. He was a police reporter for the City News Bureau in Chicago. He wrote novels, plays, and radio scripts. His best-known scripts are for the radio programs "The B...

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MacArthur, Charles, 1895-1956 (person)

Thomas H. Ince studios. (corporateBody)

Aaron Russo. (person)

Webb, James R (person)

Webb was born on Oct. 4, 1909 in Denver, CO; graduated from Stanford Univ., 1930; from 1936 wrote fiction for such magazines as Saturday evening post, Collier's, and Cosmopolitan; became a Hollywood screenwriter in the late 1930s writing for Roy Rogers westerns; served as secretary of the Screen Writers' Guild in 1950; won 1963 Academy Award for the original screenplay of How the West was won (1962); other script credits include: South of Santa Fe (1942), Apache (1954), The big country (1958), C...

Picker, David V. (person)

Gary Cooper (person)

MacRae, Gordron (person)

Tetzlaff, Ted, 1903-1995 (person)

Vera Baranovskaya (person)

Radu Beligan. (person)

Shani Wallis. (person)

Dame Judith Anderson (person)

Rossana Podesta (person)

Coburn, Charles (person)

Actor and manager. From the description of Letters to Edwin Carty Ranck, 1924, 1926. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 62383138 American actor and manager. From the description of Papers, [ca. 1925-1950] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155507951 ...

Williams, Margaret (person)

Ben Sharpsteen. (person)

MacDougall, Ranald (person)

Cohen, Albert J. (person)

May McAvoy. (person)

D. W. (David Wark) Griffith (person)

Hackett, Buddy, 1924-2003 (person)

Belle Bennett. (person)

Omar Sharif. (person)

Joe Grant (person)

Montgomery Clift (person)

Leland Hayward. (person)

Harris, Julie (Julie A.) (person)

Actress. From the description of Reminiscences of Julie Harris : oral history, 1960. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122597811 ...

Wallis, Hal B., 1899-1986 (person)

Moving-picture producer. From the description of Reminiscences of Hal Brent Wallis : oral history, 1958. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122481255 Epithet: of Universal Studies British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001027.0x000312 ...

Dolores Costello (person)

Goldman, James (person)

Amkino. (corporateBody)

Cooper, Miriam (person)

Jones, Jennifer, 1961- (person)

Walter Wanger. (person)

Medford, Harold (person)

John Cromwell. (person)

Walthall, Henry B. (Henry Brazeale), 1878-1936. (person)

Katharine Hepburn. (person)

A. (Armand) Bernard. (person)

Boulting, John (person)

Powell, William J., 1955- (person)

Epithet: of the Irish Custom House British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000614.0x00011d Epithet: surveyor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000429.0x000295 ...

Dmytryk, Edward (person)

Director. From the description of Reminiscences of Edward Dmytryk : oral history, 1959. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122513147 ...

Dean, James (person)

Epithet: agent for the Master Chimney-Sweepers British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000267.0x0000c0 Epithet: agricultural engineer, of Tottenham British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000267.0x0000c1 ...

Geraldine Fitzgerald. (person)

Stone, Peter, 1971-.... (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 43783 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000444.0x0003e3 ...

Gene Nelson. (person)

Ludwig, William, 1912-1999. (person)

Dudley, Carl, 1910-1973 (person)

Dino De Laurentiis. (person)

Milton Sills (person)

Philippe De Lacy (person)

Huston, John (person)

Epithet: film producer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000564.0x0001b9 ...

Howard Da Silva (person)

Lerner, Alan Jay, 1918-1986 (person)

Alan Lerner (August 31, 1918 – June 14, 1986) was an American lyricist and librettist. In collaboration with Frederick Loewe, and later Burton Lane, he created some of the world's most popular and enduring works of musical theatre both for the stage and on film. He won three Tony Awards and three Academy Awards, among other honors....

Bartholomew, Freddie, 1924-1992 (person)

Walbrook, Anton (person)

Barrymore, John, 1882-1942 (person)

Barbra Streisand (person)

Michael Balcon. (person)

Marjorie Bennett. (person)

Elia Kazan. (person)

Kenney, Douglas C. (person)

Beery, Wallace (person)

Garnett, Tay (person)

Vidor, Charles, 1900-1959 (person)

Lehman, Ernest (person)

Lionel Barrymore. (person)

Dolores Del Rio. (person)

David Lewis. (person)

Clarence Brown. (person)

Cannan, Denis, 1919-2011 (person)

Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885 (person)

Victor Hugo, French poet, novelist and playwright. From the description of Victor Hugo collection, 1816-1876. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702159680 From the description of Victor Hugo collection, 1816-1876. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84010646 French writer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to M. Cassin, 1831 Dec. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 759121359 French poet, novelist, dramatist. ...

Cedric Hardwicke. (person)

Dorothy Comingore. (person)

Wallace, Morgan, 1881-1953 (person)

Barry, Julian (person)

American playwright and screenwriter. From the description of Julian Barry collection, 1982-1994. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70969901 ...

Douglas, Wallace (person)

James Hill. (person)

Michael Curtiz. (person)

Lamb, Harold, 1892-1962 (person)

Harold Albert Lamb was born on Sept. 1, 1892 in Alpine, NJ; BA, Columbia Univ., 1916; worked as a make-up man for a motor trade weekly and as a financial writer for the New York times; after serving in World War I, he became a writer of historical articles and stories, and contributed to National Geographic and the San Francisco chronicle; traveled widely, writing adventure books for both adults and children, including: Marching sands (1920), Genghis Khan, the emperor of all men (1927), Alexande...

James Fox. (person)

Booth, Edwina, 1904-1991 (person)

Edwin Booth, who also wrote under the names Don Blunt and Jack Hazard, was born in 1906 in Beatrice, Nebraska. He attended public schools in Nebraska and Iowa before moving to Colorado, where he studied civil engineering at Colorado College. Booth was employed in a variety of jobs and later started his own accounting firm, which supported him until he became established as an author of westerns and mystery stories. In the 1960s Booth was an officer in Western Writers of America, an organization ...

Crawford, Joan (person)

Moore, Mary Tyler 1937- (person)

Alan Bates. (person)

Novarro, Ramon, 1899-1968 (person)

Silent film actor. From the description of Telegram form : London, to Louise Alvar Harding, 1935 Dec. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270867968 ...

Young, Loretta, 1913-2000 (person)

Granger, Farley (person)

Wrangel, Basil (person)

Elizabeth Taylor. (person)

Michael Powell (person)

Berle, Milton (person)

Hunt Stromberg. (person)

Henry Dupuy-Mazuel (person)

Marsh, Betty (person)

Nugent, Frank S. (person)

Cavalcanti, Alberto (person)

Logan, Joshua. (person)

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

Lang, Otto, 1908-2006 (person)

Daniels, William, 1927-.... (person)

Levine, Joseph E. (person)

Brook, Peter Peter Nigel (person)

MacPherson, Jeanie, -1946 (person)

Maurice Chevalier. (person)

Martin Poll. (person)

Anna Neagle (person)

Boros, Haralambie (person)

Stallings, Laurence, 1894-1968 (person)

American journalist, critic, writer, and playwright. From the description of Papers of Laurence Stallings [manuscript], 1927-1928. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647814585 ...

Moira Shearer. (person)

Viertel, Salka (person)

Ross Hunter. (person)

Gabriel Garbio. (person)

Robson, Flora, 1902-1984 (person)

English actress. From the description of Autograph letters signed (3) and typed letter signed : [n.p.], to Denys Blakelock, 1949 July 22, 1960 June 22 and [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872180 Epithet: DBE, actress British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000544.0x000043 ...

Vicente Blasco Ibáñez (person)

W. H. Clune. (person)

Ramis, Harold (person)

Bretaigne Windust. (person)

Crowell, Josephine (person)

Harvey, Anthony (person)

Epithet: of Stowe MS 141 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000218.0x000186 Epithet: of Hargrave MS 302 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000218.0x000185 ...

Adamson, Joy (person)

Richard Boleslavsky. (person)

Carl Dudley. (person)

Rains, Claude (person)

Epithet: actor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000835.0x0003db ...

Gasnier, Louis J., 1875-1963 (person)

Laurence Olivier. (person)

Walter (Walter A.) Thompson (person)

Parks, Michael (person)

Woods, Frank E. (person)

Landi, Elissa, 1904-1948 (person)

Lighton, Louis D. (Louis Duryea), 1895-1963 (person)

Barrymore, Ethel, 1879-1959 (person)

American actress. From the description of Ethel Barrymore autograph, 1895. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63936509 ...

Fry, Christopher, 1907-2005 (person)

Epithet: dramatist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001026.0x00002e Christopher Fry was born on 18 December 1907. He was originally named Arthur Hammond Harris and during his childhood adopted the surname Fry from his maternal grandmother. In his late twenties he became known as Christopher Fry. He went to Bedford Modern School, where he wrote his first play at eleven and his first verse drama at ei...

Ivan Reitman. (person)

Jack Present (person)

Margaret Johnston (person)

Arthur Hornblow. (person)

Otis Skinner. (person)

Olive Carey. (person)

Sardou, Victorien, 1831-1908 (person)

Louis Verneuil (1893-1952), French playwright, actor, director, and dramatist, was the author of such works as "La vie merveilleuse de Sarah Bernhardt" and "Affairs of state." From the description of Théâtre complet : [tome] 2, Patrie!, L'espionne, Théodora : prompt book / Victorien Sardou. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 68944675 French dramatist and poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Monsieur Nenniam, 1890 Sept. 2...

Lyon, Francis D., 1905-1996 (person)

Estelle Taylor. (person)

Renée Adorée. (person)

Sir John Woolf. (person)

Hillyer, Lambert, 1893-1969 (person)

Rita Jolivet. (person)

Hill, George Roy, 1921-2002 (person)

George Roy Hill was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 1922 to George R. and Helen Frances Hill. After receiving his B.A. degree in music from Yale University in 1943, he served two years in the Marine Corps as a transport plane pilot. In 1949, Hill received a B.Litt. in literature and music from Trinity College, Dublin, and made his acting debut with Cyril Cusack at the Abbey Theatre in London. Hill's first teleplay, My Brother's Keeper, was presented in 1953 on the Kraft Television Theater. In...

Wallace Worsley. (person)

Steinbeck, John (person)

From the guide to the John Steinbeck Papers, circa 1960-1961, circa 1960-1961, (Literature and Rare Books) ...

Ambler, Eric, 1909-1998 (person)

English novelist and screenwriter; d. 1998; with Charles Rodda wrote under pseudonym Eliot Reed. From the description of Eric Ambler collection, 1940-1998. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70976500 ...

Charles de Roche (person)

Rydell, Mark, 1934-.... (person)

Marvin Worth. (person)

Mankiewicz, Joseph L. (person)

Joseph L. Mankiewicz, screenwriter; John Klempner, novelist, and Vera Caspary, screenwriter and adapter, uncredited here. From the description of A letter to three wives : screenplay, 1948 May 19. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122615419 Writer, director. From the description of Reminiscences of Joseph L. Mankiewicz : oral history, 1958. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122419436 From the description of R...

Omoolu, Mutia (person)

Reed, Carol (person)

Niblo, Fred, 1874-1948 (person)

Bette Midler (person)

Ralph Forbes (person)

Sir Alexander Korda. (person)

Matheson, Tim (person)