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Hal Mohr and Evelyn Venable papers
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Users of the Collection
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Hal Mohr and Evelyn Venable papers
    Date (inclusive): 1912-1974
    Date (bulk): 1930s-1940s
    Collection number: 1309
    Creator: Mohr, Hal Venable, Evelyn
    Extent: 2 linear feet of papers. 1 linear feet of photographs.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection

    Access

    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

    Hal Mohr and Evelyn Venable papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Lynne Hutton, 2006

    Biography

    Hal Mohr was a cinematographer most active in film from the 1920s to 1960s. Evelyn Venable was an actress active in film from 1933 to the early 1940s. The two were married in 1934. After raising a family, Venable taught at UCLA from 1957.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Hal Mohr and Evelyn Venable papers span the years 1912-1974 (bulk 1930s-1940s) and encompass approximately 3 linear feet. The collection contains clippings, correspondence, several scrapbooks, and photographs. The photograph series consists of photographic prints and negatives of motion picture production, television production, and biography photographs.

    Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files; 2. Subject files; 3. Scrapbooks; 4. Photographs.

    Indexing Terms

    Mohr, Hal , 1894-1974--Archives.
    Venable, Evelyn , 1913-1993--Archives.
    actresses
    cinematographers