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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Users of the Collection
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Audrey Chamberlin scrapbooks
    Date (inclusive): 1919-1932
    Date (bulk): 1921-1932
    Collection number: 123
    Creator: Chamberlin, Audrey
    Extent: 6.8 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

    Audrey Chamberlin scrapbooks, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Alexander C. H. Chamberlin (in memory of his wife, Audrey), 1966


    Audrey Chamberlin was a film buff who compiled voluminous scrapbooks containing clippings on thousands of silent and early sound films from the 1920s and 1930s.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Audrey Chamberlin scrapbooks span the years 1919-1932 (bulk 1921-1932) and encompass 6.8 linear feet. The collection consists of 45 volumes that hold clippings from unsourced motion picture fan magazines, including reviews and miscellaneous pictorial material for more than 2,900 film titles.


    Arranged in the following series: 1. Scrapbooks

    Indexing Terms

    Chamberlin, Audrey--Archives