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Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Archival resources

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

Fred Astaire manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: 2070
Abstract

This collection contains drafts of Steps in Time, the autobiography of American actor and dancer Fred Astaire (1899-1987), first published in 1959. Materials reflect the work at various stages and include handwritten and typed drafts, notes, proofs, and galleys.

Dates: circa 1950s

Charles Bickford papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2124
Abstract

This collection consists chiefly of materials related to the acting career of American actor Charles Bickford (1891-1967), covering the period 1925 to 1967. Materials include stills, magazine and newspaper clippings and publicity, and programs and ephemera from Bickford's work in plays, film, television, and radio.

Dates: 1925 - 1967

Ray Bolger sheet music collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2283
Abstract

Ray Bolger sheet music collection contains materials related to American actor, singer, dancer, vaudevillian, and stage performer Ray Bolger (1904-1987).

Dates: Majority of material found within circa 1930s-1970s

Billie Burke papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2114
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of American actress Billie Burke (1885-1970) including 50 radio scripts, 3 television scripts, lobby cards for three films (1917-1919), press clippings, three scrapbooks, and photographs including personal photographs and 240 production stills from films.

Dates: 1907 - 1955

Pat Carroll papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2120
Abstract

This collection contains production materials pertaining to the work of American actress and comedian Pat Carroll (born 1927) in television and movies dating from 1967 to 1975.

Dates: 1967 - 1975

Cinema portraits collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2593
Abstract

This collection consists of framed painted portraits of actors, actresses, and prominent figures in cinema. Previews of portraits are shown on the outside of some boxes.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930s-1970s

Samuel Colt Barrymore family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2018
Abstract

This small collection contains miscellaneous items related to the Barrymore family of actors primarily collected by Samuel Colt (died 1986), the son of Ethel Barrymore, dating from 1911 to 1959.

Dates: 1911 - 1959

Don DeFore papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2075
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of American television and film actor Don DeFore (1913-1993). Materials include 31 screenplays, 9 reels of TV film, 16 radio transcriptions of late 1940s programs. Also included are movie magazines, publicity materials, playbills, pressbooks, clippings, photos, business papers and personal items. Collection covers the years 1947-1967.

Dates: 1947 - 1967

Claire Dubrey papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2396
Abstract

This collection consists of photographs, scripts, personal diaries, and notebooks of American actress Claire Dubrey (1892-1993). Dubrey appeared in more than 200 films between 1916 and 1959, most notably during the silent film era.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1910s-1980s

Irene Dunne papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2217
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of American actor Irene Dunne (1898-1990) and chiefly consists of press clippings, photographs and film stills, and business files related to her movie career.

Dates: 1920 - 1971