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Finding aid to the Jesse Jacobs papers, 1942-1998 Coll2012.136
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Jesse Jacobs papers Series 1. 1942-1998


This collection is arranged alphabetically.
Box 1, Folder 1

Art and photographs undated

General Physical Description note: Includes sheet music, poetry, 9 photographic prints, 43 negative strips, and 1 watercolor portrait.

Scope and Contents note

The photographs comprise professional headshots as well as stills from an acting performance in television or theater.
Box 1, Folder 2-3

Bills and receipts 1954-1955

Physical Description: [2 folders]
Box 1, Folder 4

The Barrier company 1950-1951

Scope and Contents note

A theater company Jacobs performed with.
Box 1, Folder 5-6

Clippings 1950-1997

Physical Description: [2 folders]
Box 1, Folder 7-9

Correspondence, incoming 1946, 1955

Physical Description: [3 folders]
Box 1, Folder 10-12

League of Voters for Equal Rights (LOVER) 1977-1978

Physical Description: [3 folders]
Box 1, Folder 13

ONE Institute and the Institute for the Study of Human Resources (ISHR) 1996-1998

Box 1, Folder 14-15

Personal notes and papers 1953-1997

Physical Description: [2 folders]
Box 1, Folder 16-17

Playbills and programs 1942-1958

Physical Description: [2 folders]

Scope and Contents note

Includes issues of The Playbill, the Columbia Theater Associates of Columbia University theater programs, and the Columbia University music class catalog.
Box 1, Folder 18-22

Scripts and school papers 1945-1955, undated

Physical Description: [5 folders]

Scope and Contents note

Includes scripts for Boy Meets Girl and Utter Submission as well as an untitled script written by Jacobs. School records include those for drama classes he taught and attended.
Box 1, Folder 23-24

World War II materials 1944-1945

Physical Description: [2 folders]

Scope and Contents note

Includes a cigarette filter tip and a Nazi soldier's swastika armband.