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Fay Bainter papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2077
Abstract

Collection consists of stills and photographs, from 15 films and 20 stage plays; scripts of 15 stage plays and 6 television shows in which the actress Fay Bainter (1892-1968) appeared. Also includes personal documents, clippings and correspondence.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930s-1950s

Julius Berstl papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0031
Abstract Literary archive of the German emigre author and playwright Julius Berstl (1883-1975). The collection includes typescripts, manuscripts, personal and professional correspondence, personal and biographical documents, theater memorabilia, and a small number of literary journals, both in English and in German. Julius Berstl was born on August 6, 1883 in Bernburg, Germany to a theatrical family. Upon graduation from university, he became the dramaturg, or literary advisor, of the renowned...
Dates: 1858 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1901 - 1975

Lion Feuchtwanger papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0204
Abstract Lion Feuchtwanger (1884-1958) was a celebrated German-Jewish novelist and outspoken enemy of the Nazis. He began his literary career as a theater critic and turned his talent to writing plays in the 1910s and 1920s. He first became internationally known for his historical novel Jud Süss published in 1925. In 1933, he went into exile in Southern France and in 1941 he emigrated to the United States. He was an important figure in intellectual and artistic circles in Los Angeles during the...
Dates: 1906 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1958

Marta Feuchtwanger papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0206
Abstract This archive contains the correspondence of Marta Feuchtwanger, wife of German-Jewish writer Lion Feuchtwanger, who survived her husband by almost thirty years. Marta Feuchtwanger remained an important figure in the exile community and devoted the remainder of her life to promoting the work of her husband. The collection contains Marta Feuchtwanger's personal correspondence, texts and manuscripts by her and others, royalty statements received for the works of her husband, correspondence with...
Dates: 1536 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1987

Armond Fields American Theatre collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0337
Abstract

This collection documents the history of the American stage before talking cinema, reflecting the birth and death of vaudeville and the advent of the modern Broadway musical. The collection includes books, posters, theater programs, sheet-music covers, souvenirs, rare film footage of vaudevillians, including Weber & Fields, and manuscripts and research notes for Armond Fields' own books.

Dates: 1856 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1895 - 1925

Marvin C. Johnson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2014-036
Abstract

Scripts, sheet music, copyright information, and notes, 1955-1975, from writer Marvin C. Johnson. The bulk of the collection is comprised of scripts and sheet music from the musical, "How to Make a Dumb Blonde," (1969-1973) written by Johnson, with music by James Anderson.

Dates: 1955-1975

Albert Lewis family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2161
Abstract

This collection consists of playbills from the 1940s to the 1990s, collected by Burton, Arthur, and Albert Lewis. It also includes the autobiography of Arthur Lewis.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1940s-1980s

Marta Mierendorff papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0214
Abstract The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, notes, and ephemera regarding the lives and work of many German-speaking emigre artists in Southern California. One focus of the collection are German Expressionist Theater director Leopold Jessner (1878-1945) and his brother-in-law, the actor and director Fritz Jessner (1889-1946), both of whom left Germany in the 1930s to escape the Nazi persecution of Jews. The collection also includes more extensive materials on Walter...
Dates: 1933 - 1985

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Subject
Clippings 4
Correspondence 4
Photographs 4
Theater -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 4
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 3
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Ephemera 3
German literature -- Archival resources 3
Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 3
Actors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Actresses -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Authors, German -- 20th century -- Biography -- Archival resources 2
Authors, German -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Authors, German -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Authors, German -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
California, Southern -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 2
Celebrities -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Charities -- California -- Archival resources 2
Composers -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Conductors (Music) -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Exiles -- Austria -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Exiles -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Exiles -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Exiles' writings, German -- California -- Archival resources 2
International relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Jewish refugees -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 2
Jews -- California, Southern -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Jews, German -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 2
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 2
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Musicians -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Archival resources 2
Political campaigns -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Scrapbooks 2
Sheet music 2
Theater -- Austria -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Theater -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Theater programs 2
Actresses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Audiocassettes 1
Audiotapes 1
Authors, German -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Autobiography -- Archival Resources 1
Autobiography -- Jewish authors -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Autographs (manuscripts) 1
Concentration camps -- France -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Cookbooks 1
Diaries 1
Exiled Jewish authors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Southern France -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Financial records 1
Gay dramatists 1
Gay men's writings 1
German language -- Archival resources 1
Historical fiction, German -- Archival resources 1
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Magazines (periodicals) 1
Memoirs 1
Motion picture producers and directors -- Archival resources 1
Motion pictures -- Archival resources 1
Motion pictures -- Periodicals 1
Musical theater -- Archival resources 1
Musical theater -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Newsletters 1
Notes 1
Playbills 1
Scripts 1
Simon Rodia's Towers (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Slides (photographs) 1
Songbooks 1
Television -- Archival resources 1
Theater 1
Theater -- Germany -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Theater -- Production and direction 1
Typescripts 1
Vaudeville -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Videotapes 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Archival resources 1
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Language
German 2
French 1
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Latin 1
Persian 1
 
Names
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972 3
Eisler, Hanns 3
Feuchtwanger, Lion 3
Mann, Heinrich 3
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 3
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Mierendorff, Marta 3
Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960 2
Berstl, Julius 2
Brecht, Bertolt 2
Chaplin, Charles 2
Doblin, Alfred 2
Feuchtwanger, Marta 2
Remarque, Erich Maria 2
Wicclair, Walter 2
Adams, Maude 1
Bainter, Fay, 1892-1968 1
Brady, James Buchanan 1
Brecht Zentrum der DDR 1
British Broadcasting Corporation 1
Bruno, Frank 1
Busoni, Ferruccio 1
Corbett, James J. 1
Eisler, Georg 1
Elow 1
Emergency Rescue Committee 1
European Film Fund 1
Ewers, Hanns Heinz 1
Farjeon, Eleanor 1
Felix Bloch Erben (Firm) 1
Feuchtwanger Memorial Library 1
Fields, Armond 1
Fields, Lew 1
Foy, Eddie 1
Frank, Liesl 1
Franklin, Carl M. (Carl Mason) 1
Georg Marton Verlag (Firm) 1
Goudge, Elizabeth 1
Graf, Oskar Maria 1
Granach, Alexander 1
Guggenheim, Felix 1
Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 1
Henreid, Paul 1
Jackson, Felix 1
Jessner, Fritz 1
Jessner, Leopold 1
Jewish Club of 1933 1
Johnson, Marvin C. 1
Johst, Hanns 1
Lang, Fritz 1
Lewis, Albert, 1884-1978 1
Lewis, Arthur, 1916-2006 1
Lewis, Burton, 1918-2002 1
Marcuse, Ludwig 1
Massary, Fritzi 1
McCormick, Katharine Dexter 1
Montgomery, David Craig 1
Museum of the City of New York 1
Müller, Heiner 1
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution) 1
Neumann, Alfred, 1895-1952 1
Neumann, Robert 1
New York Public Library 1
Niese, Hansi 1
Pastor, Tony 1
Russell, Lillian 1
Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951 1
Stone, Fred 1
Tillich, Paul 1
Tucker, Sophie 1
University of Southern California 1
University of Texas at Austin 1
Von Wolowski, Kurt 1
Waldo, Hilde 1
Walter, Bruno 1
Walter, Fried 1
Weber & Fields (Comedy team) 1
Weber, Joe 1
Wenders, Wim 1
Wied, Gustav 1
Wolf, Friedrich 1
Wolf, Markus 1
Wolff, Victoria 1
Zweig, Arnold 1
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