Feg Murray material

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Feg Murray material
Date (inclusive): 1927-1942
Collection number: 636
Creator: Murray, Feg
Extent: 1.3 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Feg Murray material, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of William Turner Levy, 1983


Feg Murray, born Frederic Murray, was an American cartoonist and columnist, best known for his 1940s newspaper cartoon strip, "Seein' Stars," in which Hollywood celebrities appear in the style of Robert L. Ripley.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Feg Murray material spans the years 1927-1942 and encompasses 1.3 linear feet. The collection consists of one folder with correspondence, clippings of Murray's cartoon columns, and two drawings, as well as two scrapbooks containing clippings of Murray's ?eein?Stars?cartoon strips from 1941 and 1942.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Scrapbooks; 2. Vertical files.

Indexing Terms

Murray, Feg , 1894-1973--Archives.