Eddie Albert papers

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Eddie Albert papers
Date (inclusive): 1919-1996
Date (bulk): 1936-1994
Collection number: 471
Creator: Albert, Eddie
Extent: 11 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Eddie Albert papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Edward Albert Jr., 2001


Eddie Albert was an American actor active in film from 1938 to 1989. He was married to actress Margo from 1945 to 1985. Albert was nominated for an Academy Award in the best supporting actor category for ROMAN HOLIDAY (1953) and THE HEARTBREAK KID (1972).

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Eddie Albert papers span the years 1919-1996 (bulk 1936-1994) and encompass 11 linear feet. The collection consists of clippings, correspondence, diaries, more than a dozen scrapbooks, and photographs. There is also material on Albert's wife, the actress Margo.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files; 2. Television files; 3. Stage files; 4. Subject files; 5. Oversize

Indexing Terms

Albert, Eddie--Archives.