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Wallis (Minna) photographs
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  • Biographical / Historical
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Rights Statement for Archival Description
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information

  • Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library
    Title: Minna Wallis photographs
    Creator: Wallis, Minna, 1893-1986
    Identifier/Call Number: 2547
    Physical Description: 0.44 Linear Feet 1 box
    Date: 1923
    Date: 1925
    Abstract: This collection includes two inscribed photos of actor John Barrymore, given to American talent agent Minna Wallis (1893-1986).
    Language of Material: English.
    Container: 1

    Biographical / Historical

    Minna Wallis (1893-1986) was a talent agent and the sister of film producer Hal B. Wallis.

    Scope and Contents

    This collection includes two inscribed photos of actor John Barrymore, given to American talent agent Minna Wallis (1893-1986). One photo (cut out) of Barrymore inscribed "To Minna with love, Jack 1925" and one photo of Barrymore inscribed "For Minna Wallis, In just appreciation of her many kindnesses. John Barrymore 1923"

    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.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Minna Wallis, October 13, 1961.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder no. or item name], Minna Wallis photographs, Collection no. 2547, Cinematic Arts Library, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing Information

    Collection is unprocessed.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Actors -- Photographs
    Actors -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources
    Autographs (manuscripts)
    Wallis, Minna, 1893-1986 -- Archives
    Barrymore, John, 1882-1942