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Laurie Jr. (Joe) papers
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  • Scope and Contents
  • Biographical / Historical
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Rights Statement for Archival Description
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information

  • Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library
    Title: Joe Laurie Jr. papers
    Creator: Laurie, Joe, 1893-1954
    Identifier/Call Number: 2231
    Identifier/Call Number: 482
    Physical Description: 18 Linear Feet 16 boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1940-1953
    Abstract: Collection of binders of "Bits," scripts, radio and television broadcast transcripts, and joke indexes written by American vaudevillian and writer Joe Laurie Jr. (1892-1954) from 1940-1953. Also present are correspondence, publication clippings, and drafts of Laurie's memoir Vaudeville: From the Honky-Tonks to the Palace (1953).
    Language of Material: English .
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    Scope and Contents

    Joe Laurie Jr. (1892-1954) was an American vaudevillian, writer, and radio and Broadway performer. Collection includes binders of "Bits," scripts, radio and television broadcast transcripts, and joke indexes written by Laurie from 1940-1953. Also present are correspondence, publication clippings, and drafts of Laurie's memoir Vaudeville: From the Honky-Tonks to the Palace (1953).

    Biographical / Historical

    Joe Laurie Jr. (1892-1954) was an American vaudevillian, writer, and radio and Broadway performer.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    Rights Statement for Archival Description

    Finding aid description and metadata are licensed under an Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Cinematic Arts Library at cin@usc.edu. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Cinematic Arts Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Joe Laurie Jr., October 14, 1980.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder no. or item name], Joe Laurie Jr. papers, Collection no. 2231, Cinematic Arts Library, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing Information

    Collection is unprocessed.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Actors -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources
    Radio programs -- Archival resources
    Vaudeville -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources
    Radio plays
    Laurie, Joe, 1893-1954 -- Archives