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Guide to the Carlton E. Morse Oral history interview by Eugene D. Carlisle and related correspondence and reference material, 1936-1981
M0770  
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  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Access Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Morse,Carlton E., Oral history interview by Eugene D. Carlisle and related correspondence and reference material,
    Date (inclusive): 1936-1981
    Collection number: M0770
    Creator: Morse, Carlton E.
    Extent: 4 linear ft
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Abstract: Forty oral history interviews (tapes and transcripts) conducted between 1970 and 1975, legal releases, correspondence and related materials. The collection also contains address and cast lists for ONE MAN'S FAMILY, original scripts for August 16 and 19, 1936, and program ephemera. There are newsclippings "Random reflections," written by Morse, 1972-1974, photographs of Morse and his family, and a video "Good old days of radio," narrated by Steve Allen, n.d.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Cypress College, 1995.

    Preferred Citation

    The Carlton E. Morse Oral history interview by Eugene D. Carlisle and related correspondence and reference material, 1936-1981. M0770. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biography

    A well-known radio dramatist, Carlton E. Morse joined production staff of NBC in 1930. His scripting credits include One Man's Family (1932-1959), I Love a Mystery (1939-1944), and other programs.
    Eugene D. Carlisle was Professor of History at Cypress College, Cypress California, and conducted the interviews from 1970 through 1975.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    Forty oral history interviews (tapes and transcripts) conducted between 1970 and 1975, legal releases, correspondence and related materials. The collection also contains address and cast lists for ONE MAN'S FAMILY, original scripts for August 16 and 19, 1936, and program ephemera. There are newsclippings "Random reflections," written by Morse, 1972-1974, photographs of Morse and his family, and a video "Good old days of radio," narrated by Steve Allen, n.d.

    Access Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Allen, Steve.
    Amerine, Maynard.
    Andrews, William J.
    Beeson, Ellis.
    Berwin, Bernice.
    Canfield, Roger.
    Carlisle, Eugene D.
    Carter, Wayne.
    Christy, Helen E.
    Conners, John L.
    Dahlstead, Dresser.
    Gilman, Page.
    Hoag, Vinnie Sheer.
    Loofbourow, Arlene.
    Mallette, Margaret.
    Merriam, Esther.
    Morse, Anne.
    Morse, Melvin M.
    Morse, Patricia.
    Peebler, Gladys.
    Raffetto, Michael.
    Bohemian Club.
    Radio--History.
    Radio plays--Production and direction.
    Audiotapes.
    Photoprints.
    Video recordings.
    Good Old Days of Radio. One Man's Family. aThe Women in my House.