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The Tonight Show Jokes and Sketches Collection
WGF-MS-111  
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Description
The Tonight Show Jokes and Sketches Collection consists of material written for the Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. Monologue jokes and sketches were written by various writers and span 1958-1990 [bulk 1963-1966, 1980s].
Background
This collection was donated from the personal papers of Johnny Carson's estate.
Extent
2.5 linear feet (two boxes)
Restrictions
The responsibility to secure copyright and publication permission rests with the researcher.
Availability
Open for research. Available by appointment only.