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  • Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library
    Title: Cesar Romero papers
    Creator: Romero, Cesar, 1907-1994
    Identifier/Call Number: 2164
    Physical Description: 13.375 Linear Feet 9 boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1927-1961
    Abstract: This collection contains papers of American film and television actor Cesar Romero (1907-1994). Materials include scrapbooks of clippings, envelopes of stills, correspondence, periodicals, and books of stills from films in which Romero appeared.
    Language of Material: English.
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    Scope and Contents

    This collection contains the papers of American film and television actor Cesar Romero (1907-1994). Materials include 31 scrapbooks of clippings documenting Romero's career; 21 envelopes of stills, clippings, correspondence, periodicals, and programs; and a number of books of 8x10 stills from films in which Romero appeared.

    Biographical / Historical

    Cesar Romero (1907-1994) was an American film, television, and radio actor whose career spanned from the 1920s up until his death in 1994. His wide range of roles included Latin lovers, historical figures, comedic characters, and his best known role as The Joker on the television program Batman (1966-1968).

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    Rights Statement for Archival Description

    Finding aid description and metadata are licensed under an Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Cinematic Arts Library at ctlibarc@usc.edu. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Cinematic Arts Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder no. or item name], Cesar Romero papers, Collection no. 2164, Cinematic Arts Library, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing Information

    Collection is unprocessed.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Actors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources
    Actors -- Photographs
    Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Archival resources
    Film stills
    Romero, Cesar, 1907-1994 -- Archives