Collection, circa 1880-2000.


O'Brien family. Collection, circa 1880-2000.

Collection, circa 1880-2000.

A collection of photographs, negatives, transparencies, commercial films, and home movies spanning the more than fifty-year career and family business of Waukesha, Wisconsin photographer Warren S. O'Brien and other members of his family. The collection documents his professional career, the operations of his studio, and other interests which included local history, aviation, aerial photography, and film-making. Included are images of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne at their Genesee Depot home. There is also a small amount of personal and professional correspondence, newsclippings, equipment brochures, supply catalogs, and technical pamphlets.

1.0 c.f.,11,824 photographs,5,046 negatives,1,056 transparencies,365 pieces of ephemera,11 drawings,7.7 c.f. of photographs.141 cans of 16mm film,1 reel of 16mm film, and15 3/4" videotapes.

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Lunt, Alfred. (person)

Acting couple considered for nearly forty years to be the most famous team on the American stage, with their reputation established through intimate modern comedy. From the description of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne letters to Katharine Cornell and Nancy Hamilton, 1941-1980. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34363740 Actor, director. From the description of Letters, to Bennett Weaver, 1909-1915, 1931-1950. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record i...

O'Brien family. (family)

Fontanne, Lynn (person)

O'Brien, Warren S. (person)

O'Brien, Daniel Dominic. (person)

O'Brien, Dean W. (person)

O'Brien, Elizabeth June (person)

Epithet: 2nd wife of William, 2nd Earl of Inchiquin British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000269.0x0003cb ...