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  • Descriptive Summary
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  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Colleen Moore scrapbooks
    Date (inclusive): 1921-1936
    Collection number: 309
    Creator: Moore, Colleen
    Extent: 7.5 linear feet of papers.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection


    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.

    Preferred Citation

    Colleen Moore scrapbooks, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Colleen Moore, 1983


    Colleen Moore was an American actress active from 1917 through the mid-1930s. She was known for portraying independent women, usually flappers, on screen.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Colleen Moore scrapbooks span the years 1921-1936 and encompass approximately 7.5 linear feet. The collection consists of 36 scrapbooks with extensive clippings and reviews, particularly for Moore's films released by First National in the 1920s. In addition there are extensive clippings regarding her personal life and coverage of "Colleen Moore's Doll House" tour in the 1930s.


    Arranged in the following series: 1. Scrapbooks, subseries A-B as follows: A. General; B. Oversize

    Indexing Terms

    Moore, Colleen , 1900-1988--Archives.