Beulah Bondi papers

Special Collections
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Beulah Bondi papers
Date (inclusive): 1904-1980
Collection number: 29
Creator: Bondi, Beulah
Extent: 4 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Beulah Bondi papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Mrs. Philip Markert, 1981


Beulah Bondi was an American actress active in film from 1931 to the 1960s. She was twice nominated for an Academy Award for best actress in a supporting role for THE GORGEOUS HUSSY (1936) and OF HUMAN HEARTS (1938).

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Beulah Bondi papers span the years 1904-1980 and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection contains clippings, press releases, correspondence, awards, recordings, photographs, playscripts, teleplays, and a scrapbook. Most of the material on Bondi's film career, entailing clippings and photographs, has been transferred to the Library's Core collection files.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Television files; 2. Stage files; 3. Radio files; 4. Subject files; 5. Scrapbooks.

Indexing Terms

Bondi, Beulah , 1888-1981--Archives.