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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: Marian Nixon collection
    Creator: Nixon, Marian, 1904-1983
    Identifier/Call Number: 2634
    Physical Description: 9.875 Linear Feet 8 boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1922-1936
    Abstract: This collection consists of American film actress Marian Nixon's (1904-1983) photographs and scrapbooks of newspaper clippings.
    Language of Material: English.
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    Scope and Contents

    This collection consists of photographs and scrapbooks of American film actress Marian Nixon (1904-1983). Scrapbooks include newspaper clippings. Nixon was an actress from 1922 to 1936, appearing in over 70 films.

    Biographical / Historical

    Marian Nixon (1904-1983) was an American film actress. She started her career dancing in choruses in vaudeville. From 1922 to 1936 she appeared in over 70 films.

    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 ctlibarc@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 Valerie Schwann, October 2006.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder no. or item name], Marian Nixon collection, Collection no. 2634, Cinematic Arts Library, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing Information

    This collection is unprocessed.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Actresses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources
    Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Archival resources
    Newspaper clippings
    Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
    Publicity photographs
    News photographs
    Nixon, Marian, 1904-1983 -- Archives