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Cooper (Gladys) papers
2022  
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Description
This collection contains correspondence, scripts, scores, playbills, scrapbooks, and a variety of production files related to the stage and film career of Gladys Cooper (1888-1971).
Background
Gladys Cooper (1888–1971) was a British actress in theater and film. She made her stage debut, at the age of 16, in a 1905 production of Bluebell in Fairyland. In 1934 she made her American debut in a Broadway production of The Shining Hour. She managed the Playhouse Theater for 17 years. Cooper was nominated for three Academy Awards as a supporting actress, including her 1964 role in My Fair Lady.
Extent
26.75 Linear Feet 23 boxes
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Finding aid description and metadata are licensed under an Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license.
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