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Actors -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Rusty Morris collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2375
Abstract

This collection consists of the autobiography, music recordings on audio tape, vinyl records, and books of American actor Roland "Rusty" Morris (1922-1986). There are seven special edition "Time" magazines from 1944 and 1945 about World War II. Books include those about playwright and performer Noel Coward (1889-1973).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1940s-1960s

Tony Randall television script collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2529
Abstract

This collection consists of Tony Randall scripts from two 1970s series, "The Odd Couple" and "The Tony Randall Show." Tony Randall was an American actor best known for his role in "The Odd Couple."

Dates: Majority of material found within 1970s

Adeline De Walt Reynolds collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2137
Abstract

This collection contains photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, periodicals, and a trophy related to the career of American actress Adeline De Walt Reynolds (1862-1961), which date from the 1930s to around 1960.

Dates: Majority of material found within circa 1930s-1960s

Joseph Schildkraut book collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2494
Abstract

This collection consists of the book collection of Austrian American actor Joseph Schildkraut (1896-1964). Schildkraut acted in both theater and film, starting in Berlin. He is best known for playing Otto Frank in both the original stage play and film version of "The Diary of Anne Frank" (1959).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1910s-1950s

Leonora Schildkraut papers

 Collection
Identifier: 6048
Abstract Leonora Schildraut (nee Rogers) was the third wife of actor Joseph Schildkraut. A musician and actress, she was a member of the Peter Merenblum California Junior Symphony and later appeared in a few motion pictures and acted on the stage. After Schildkraut's death, she hosted a youth and arts radio show in Los Angeles, "Through the Looking Glass". The Leonora Schildkraut papers consists of mementos, scrapbooks, and photographs collected by Leonora Schildkraut and commemorating the acting...
Dates: 1908-1970s, undated

Minna Wallis photographs

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31275058548299]
Identifier: 2547
Abstract

This collection includes two inscribed photos of actor John Barrymore, given to American talent agent Minna Wallis (1893-1986).

Dates: 1923; 1925

Crane Wilbur papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2171
Abstract

The papers of American screenwriter, actor, and director Crane Wilbur (1886-1973) include scripts, correspondences, plays, film stills, sketches, a poster, and an autobiography. Wilbur was most known for acting in the serial "The Perils of Pauline." His writing and directing credits include "Canon City" (1948), "Outside the Wall" (1950), "The Bat" (1959), and Yellow Cargo" (1936).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1910s-1950s