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

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 37 Collections and/or Records:

Claire Dubrey papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2396

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

Identifier: 2217

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

Dan Duryea collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2172

This collection consists of Dan Duryea's papers and scrapbooks with photographs and newspaper clippings, scripts, and contracts. Duryea (1907-1968) was an American actor both on stage and in films and television series. This collection includes his work on television series "China Smith" and "Peyton Place."

Dates: Majority of material found within 1940s-1968

Clyde E. Elliott papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 6191

Clyde E. Elliott was a film director, producer, and writer, who was best known for directing the 1932 film, Bring 'Em Back Alive, starring Frank Buck. Clyde Elliott's papers include story treatments, news articles, correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Dates: 1930 - 1960

Clark Gable papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2168

This collection includes scrapbooks, awards, and scripts of films featuring American actor Clark Gable (1901-1960).

Dates: 1930s-1960

Charlotte Greenwood collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2166

This collection consists of Charlotte Greenwood (1890-1977) scripts, photographs, newspaper clippings, playbills, and music scores. Greenwood (1890-1977) was an American actress in theater, film, and radio, who performed in the stage play "Out of this World" (1950-51) and as Aunt Eller in the film adaptation of "Oklahoma!" (1955). She also had her own comedy radio program, "The Charlotte Greenwood Show" in the mid-1940s.

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

Alfred Hayes papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 6211
Abstract The Alfred Hayes papers consist of 15 boxes of papers collected and/or created by Alfred Hayes and one box of papers belonging to Marietta Elliott, who was married to Alfred Hayes. Alfred Hayes worked as a screen and television writer, novelist, and poet. Hayes is known for his existential noir writing and for his poem, "I Dreamed I Saw Joe Hill Last Night," which was adapted into a song by Earl Robinson and later performed by Pete Seeger, Joan Baez, and many others. Hayes' papers consist of...
Dates: 1940 - 1990

Walter Hiers and Gloria Williams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2490

This small collection contains photographs and ephemera related to the acting careers of Gloria Williams (1903-1979) and her husband Walter Hiers (1893-1933). Hiers was a comic silent film actor and Williams was a contract player who had small roles from the 1930s to 1960s.

Dates: 1917 - 1972

Joe Higgins collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2351

This collection consists of the scripts and schedules of American commercial, film, and television actor Joe Higgins (1925-1998).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1960s-1980s

Hollywood Reporter publications

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2213

This collection consists of bound volumes of The Hollywood Reporter ranging from 1934-1987.

Dates: 1934 - 1987