Philip Faversham papers, 1919-1982.

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Philip Faversham papers, 1919-1982.

The Philip Faversham papers consist solely of his correspondence.

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Philip Faversham, actor, was born in 1907 in New York, son of William and Julie Opp Faversham. His career spanned both stage and screen. Among his credits are the film There Goes the Bride and the play Candida . Faversham served in World War II in the British Ambulance Corps and was a prisoner of war in France. He died on April 20, 1982 in Vero Beach, Florida. From the guide to the Philip Faversham papers, 1919-1982, (The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.) ...

Moore, Effie.

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Fontaine, Joan, 1917-2013

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American actress, author, and lecturer; b. Joan de Beauvoir de Havilland in Japan; came to U.S. in 1919 and subsequently became a naturalized citizen. From the description of Joan Fontaine collection, 1929-1997. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70963167 ...

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