Isobel K. Silden papers, 1975-1990.


Isobel K. Silden papers, 1975-1990.

The Isobel K. Silden collection consists of clippings, notes, and manuscripts of numerous articles she wrote on show business personalities, from Herb Alpert to Raquel Welch. There is some related correspondence. Numerous photographs, usually professional shots, of personalities are included. There are also slides and negatives.

4.90 cubic ft. (6 boxes)

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Silden, Isobel K. (person)

Isobel K. Silden was a journalist in the last three decades of the 20th century in Hollywood. She interviewed and wrote about television and motion picture personalities for "Soap Opera Digest", "Modern Maturity", "Grit", and "Harlequin". From the description of Isobel K. Silden papers, 1975-1990. (University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center). WorldCat record id: 68968334 ...

Chamberlain, Richard, 1935-.... (person)

Welch, Raquel (person)

Griffith, Andy, 1926-2012 (person)

Andy Griffith was born in Mount Airy, N.C., on 1 June 1926. He attended the University of North Carolina and was graduated in 1949. As an actor, he quickly gained fame through his portrayal of an illiterate hillbilly in the Broadway and film versions of No Time for Sergeants (1955). He also used this character in monologues such as What it Was Was Football and in appearances on the Ed Sullivan Show . Although he continued to appear in films ( A Face in the Crowd in 1956 and Onionhead in 1958), i...