Finding Aid for the Pinky Herman Newspaper Columns PASC.0185

Finding aid prepared by UCLA Library Performing Arts Special Collections staff, pre-1999; machine-readable finding aid created by Julie Graham and Caroline Cubé.
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Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: Pinky Herman newspaper columns
Creator: Herman, Pinky
Identifier/Call Number: PASC.0185
Physical Description: 0.53 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Date (inclusive): 1942-1971
Abstract: Pinky Herman was a television editor and columnist whose regularly featured articles appeared in such entertainment trade papers as Television Today, Motion Picture Daily, and Radio/TV Daily. The collection consists of his newspaper columns about entertainment talent and executives.
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Language of Material: Materials are in English.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Pinky Herman Newspaper Columns (Collection PASC 185). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Leonora Herman, 1998.

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UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 9942331363606533  


Pinky Herman was a television editor and columnist for Radio Daily (1940s), Motion Picture Daily, and Television Today (1950s-60s). His regularly featured columns chronicled the comings, goings, signings, and project initiations of entertainment talent and executives. Herman died in the early 1990s.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of columns written by television editor Pinky Herman. Includes columns published in the entertainment trade papers Television Today, Motion Picture Daily, and Radio/TV Daily. The columns cover projects regarding industry professionals (1943-50, 1954-71). There is no inventory list for this collection.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Newspapers -- Sections, columns, etc.
Herman, Pinky, 1905-1994--Archives