Lincoln Quarberg papers

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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

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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.