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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Lincoln Quarberg papers
    Date (inclusive): 1924-1958
    Collection number: 74
    Creator: Quarberg, Lincoln
    Extent: 3 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

    Lincoln Quarberg papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Mrs. Helen Harris Quarberg, 1969


    Lincoln Quarberg was an American film publicist. His employers included Howard Hughes's Caddo Company (1927-1933), Universal (1938-1942), RKO Radio Pictures (1942-1944), and Edmund Grainger Productions/RKO (1951-1952).

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Lincoln Quarberg papers span the years 1924-1958 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains correspondence, press releases, Caddo Company biographies and publicity files, and treatments.


    Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files, subseries A-B as follows: A. Produced; B. Unproduced; 2. Correspondence; 3. Subject files

    Indexing Terms

    Quarberg, Lincoln , 1898-1979--Archives.