Audrey Chamberlin scrapbooks

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2013


Descriptive Summary

Title: Audrey Chamberlin scrapbooks
Date (inclusive): 1919-1932
Date (bulk): 1921-1932
Collection number: 123
Creator: Chamberlin, Audrey
Extent: 6.8 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Access

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Preferred Citation

Audrey Chamberlin scrapbooks, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Alexander C. H. Chamberlin (in memory of his wife, Audrey), 1966

Biography

Audrey Chamberlin was a film buff who compiled voluminous scrapbooks containing clippings on thousands of silent and early sound films from the 1920s and 1930s.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Audrey Chamberlin scrapbooks span the years 1919-1932 (bulk 1921-1932) and encompass 6.8 linear feet. The collection consists of 45 volumes that hold clippings from unsourced motion picture fan magazines, including reviews and miscellaneous pictorial material for more than 2,900 film titles.

Arrangement

Arranged in the following series: 1. Scrapbooks

Indexing Terms

Chamberlin, Audrey--Archives
collectors