Finding Aid for the Le Roy Prinz Papers, 1930-1968

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Title: Le Roy Prinz papers
Collection number: PASC 102
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 24.0 linear ft. (50 boxes)
Date (inclusive): 1930-1968
Abstract: Dance choregorapher Le Roy Prinz began his career staging production numbers for Max Reinhardt and the Folies Bergére. He moved into films in ca. 1929 and went on to work for Cecil B. DeMille, Paramount, and Warner Brothers. The collection consists of motion picture stills, photographs, scripts, awards, and subject files related to Prinz's career.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.
Creator: Prinz, Le Roy, 1895-

Restrictions on Access

Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

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Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mrs. Lee Baxter, 1985.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Le Roy Prinz Papers (Collection PASC 102). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Biography

Le Roy Prinz was born in St. Joseph, Missouri on July 14, 1895. He attended Northwestern University in the early 1920s and served in the French Foreign Legion. Prinz later served with Edward Rickenbacher's Flying Tigers air squadron during WWI. He began his career as choreographer for Max Reinhardt, the Folies Bergére, and other European companies before coming to Hollywood in 1930 to work as a production assistant and then choreographer for Cecil B. DeMille. Prinz was dance director for Paramount (1931-1941) and Warner Brothers (1942-1957) and choreographed numerous motion picture productions including The Big Broadcast of 1936, Road to Singapore (1940), Yankee Doodle Dandy (1943), Hollywood Canteen (1944), April in Paris (1953), and South Pacific (1958). He also directed a short subject, Boy and His Dog, for which he won an Academy Award in 1948, and produced and choreographed many industrial films and benefit programs. Prinz died in Wadsworth, California on September 15, 1983.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of material related to the career of director and choreographer Le Roy Prinz. Includes motion picture stills, photographs, scripts, awards, and subject files. Subject files contain photographic research, programs, clippings, and notes used by Prinz for the production of dance numbers in motion pictures. Motion picture projects represented include April in Paris , The Eddie Cantor Story , Night and Day, Sayonara, and South Pacific, among others. Also includes a small collection of stills of actor Warner Baxter, uncle of Mrs. Le Roy Prinz.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in the following series:
  1. Motion Picture Projects
  2. Stage Projects
  3. Independent Projects
  4. Personal Papers

Related Material

Prinz, Le Roy and Irene Kahn Atkins. Leroy Prinz / Interviewed by Irene Kahn Atkins. Hollywood: Directors Guild of America, 1979. Print. Available at the Arts Library, UCLA.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233618 

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Prinz, Le Roy, 1895- --Archives.
Choreographers--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
Motion picture producers and directors-California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.

Container List

 

MOTION PICTURE PRODUCTIONS

Box 7, Folder 1

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (1 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of films and other celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: YOU BELONG TO ME (1941), THE MILKY WAY (1936), ROSE OF THE RANCHO (1936), THE GENERAL DIED AT DAWN(1936), TWO FOR TONIGHT (1935) and THE BIG BROADCAST OF 1936 (1935)
Box 7, Folder 2

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (2 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: COLLEGIATE (THE CHARM SCHOOL) (1936), THE CRUSADES (1935), RHUMBA (1935), CLEOPATRA (1934), MURDER IN THE VANITIES (1934) and COLLEGE RHYTHYM (1934)
Box 7, Folder 3

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (3 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Colbert, Claudette, Fields, W. C., THE BENGAL LANCERS (1934), Penner, Joe, Karns, Roscoe and Whitney, Eleanor
Box 7, Folder 4

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (4 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Grant, Cary, Oakie, Jack, Mack, Helen, Standing, Guy, Tracy, Lee and Werker, Al
Box 7, Folder 5

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (5 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Drake, Francis, Crabbe, Buster, Hunt, Marsha, Crosby, Bing, Scott, Randolph and DeMille, Katherine
Box 7, Folder 6

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (6 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Lombard, Carole, MacMurray, Fred, Florey, Robert, Brisson, Carl, Frawley, William and Leisen, Mitchell
Box 7, Folder 7

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (7 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Morrison, Joe, Cooper, Betty Jane, Dressler, Marie, Bradley, Grace, Lloyd, Harold and Gordon, Mack
Box 7, Folder 8

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (8 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Swarthout, Gladys, Boles, John, Bennett, Joan, Talbot, Lyle, Dietrich, Marlene and Hatfield, George
Box 7, Folder 9

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (9 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Rains, Claude, Boland, Mary, DeMille, Cecil B., Vernon, Bobby, Hall, Al and Lord, Pauline
Box 7, Folder 10

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (10 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Fonda, Henry, Merman, Ethel, Barrie, Wendy, Carroll, Madeline, Robinson, Bill ("Bojangles") and Wilcoxon, Henry
Box 7, Folder 11

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (11 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Overman, Lynne, Arnheim, Gus, Livingston, Mary, Wing, Toby, Young, Tammany and Cavanaugh, Paul
Box 7, Folder 12

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (12 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Allen, Gracie, Burns, George, Benny, Jack, William, Warren, Hopkins, Miriam and Laughton, Charles
Box 7, Folder 13

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (13 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Baer, Max, Goslin, Sam, Temple, Shirley, Shaver, Mel, Brooks, Harvey and Venable, Evelyn
Box 7, Folder 14

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (14 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Bancroft, George, Pitts, Zasu, Winchell, Walter, Hathaway, Henry, Cooper, Gary and Cromwell,Richard
Box 7, Folder 15

PHOTOALBUM: 1934 - 1935 (15 of 15)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1934 and 1935.Includes: Lupino, Ida, Milestone, Lewis, Faye, Alice, Gable, Clark, Roberti, Lyda
Box 3, Folder 1

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (1 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: ROSE OF THE RANCHO (1936), WAIKIKI WEDDING (1937), CHAMPAGNE WALTZ (1937), PLAINSMAN, THE (1936), MRS. WIGGS OF THE CABBAGE PATCH (1934) and Blue, Ben
Box 3, Folder 2

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (2 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Scott, Randolph, Burns, Bob, Dunn, Irene, Raye, Martha, Raft, Georges and Crosby, Bing
Box 3, Folder 3

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (3 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Zukor, Adolph, Burns, George, Allen, Gracie, Depron, Louie, Raye, Martha and Wong, Anna Mae
Box 3, Folder 4

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (4 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Lloyd, Harold, McCrea, Joel, Stanwyck, Barbara, Earhardt, Amelia, Lombard, Carole and Whitney, Eleanor
Box 3, Folder 5

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (5 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Colbert, Claudette, Crabbe, Buster, Stowkowski, Leopold, DeMille, Cecil B., Cooper, Gary and Arthur, Jean
Box 3, Folder 6

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (6 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Karns, Roscoe, Goodman, Benny, Carroll, Madeline, Frawley, William, MacMurray, Fred and Crosby, Bing
Box 3, Folder 7

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (7 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Milland, Ray, Downs, Johnny, Fields, W. C., Lubitsch, Ernst, Loy, Myrna and Bennett, Joan
Box 3, Folder 8

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (8 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Grable, Betty, Weidler, Virginia, Boland, Mary, Drake, Francis, Barrymore, Delores and Veloz and Yolanda (dancing team)
Box 3, Folder 9

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (9 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Brian, Mary, Patrick, Gail
Box 8, Folder 1

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (1 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: WAIKIKI WEDDING (1937), STAR MAKER, THE (1939), PLAINSMAN, THE (1936), BIG BROADCAST OF 1936, THE (1935), BIG BROADCAST OF 1937, THE (1936) and CHAMPAGNE WALTZ (1937)
Box 8, Folder 2

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (2 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Allen, Gracie, Burns, George, Swarthout, Gladys, MacMurray, Fred, West, Mae and Dietrich, Marlene
Box 8, Folder 3

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (3 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Sutherland, Eddie, Benny, Jack, Zukor, Adolph, McCrea, Joel, Lubitsch, Ernst and Arnold, Edward
Box 8, Folder 4

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (4 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: DeMille, Cecil B., Crosby, Bing, Standing, Guy, Martin, Mary, Burns, Bob and Petty, George
Box 8, Folder 5

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (5 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Coleman, Ronald, Lamour, Dorothy, Head, Edith, Grable, Betty, Whiting, Jack and Flynn, Errol
Box 8, Folder 6

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (6 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Grant, Cary, Scott, Randolph, Livingston, Mary, Crabbe, Buster, William, Warren and Fields, W. C.
Box 8, Folder 7

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (7 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Lloyd, Harold, Blue, Ben, Lupino, Ida, Marshall, Herbert, Douglas, Melvin and Wilcoxon, Henry
Box 8, Folder 8

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (8 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Ayres, Lew, Whitney, Eleanor, Cooper, Gary, Baxter, Warner, Raft, Georges and Earhardt, Amelia
Box 8, Folder 9

PHOTOALBUM: 1936 - 1937 (9 of 9)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1936 and 1937.Includes: Oakie, Jack, Roberti, Lyda, Young, Loretta, Loy, Myrna, Mamoulian, Reuben
Box 4, Folder 1

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (1 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: RHAPSODY IN BLUE (1945), BOY AND HIS DOG, A (1948), ESCAPE ME NEVER (1947), NIGHT AND DAY (1946), GOD IS MY CO-PILOT (1945) and RHYTHM OF THE RHUMBA
Box 4, Folder 2

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (2 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Cantor, Eddie, Dorsey, Jimmy, Brown, Joe E., Essenova, Viola (Dancer), Levant, Oscar and Smith, Kate
Box 4, Folder 3

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (3 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Hale, Alan, Berlin, Irving, Louis, Joe, Shore, Dinah, Huston, Walter and Sheridan, Ann
Box 4, Folder 4

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (4 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Davis, Bette, Henry, Chris, Ramirez, Carlos, Barrett, Janet, Moros, George and Wyman, Jane
Box 4, Folder 5

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (5 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Sloan, Estelle, Simms, Ginny, DiGatano, Jane, DiGatano, Adam, Martin, Mary and Arden, Eve
Box 4, Folder 6

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (6 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Alcorn, Bill, Mack, Johnny, Morgan, Dennis, Vickers, Martha, Carson, Jack and Paige, Janis
Box 4, Folder 7

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (7 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Montez, Lola, Rogers, Roy (and his horse Trigger), Blue, Ben, Rio, Larry, Bel Geddes, Barbara and Neimeyer, Joe
Box 4, Folder 8

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (8 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Rapper, Irving, Irwin, Charles, Butler, Dave, Merembaum, Peter (Conductor), Steiner, Herman (U. S. Open Chess Champion) and King, Andrea
Box 4, Folder 9

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (9 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Leslie, Joan, Patricola, Tom, Heinreid, Paul, Rains, Claude, Abbott, John and Adams, Dorothy
Box 4, Folder 10

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (10 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Waller, Eddie, Simpson, Russell, Davenport, Henry, Buck the Dog, Egan, Mischa and Ashansky, Michael
Box 4, Folder 11

PHOTOALBUM: 1943 - 1947 (11 of 11)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of film(s) and/or celebrities taken between 1943 and 1947.Includes: Flynn, Errol, Lupino, Ida, Zoritch, George, Mladova, Milada, Horne, Joyce and Stratton, Will
Box 5, Folder 1

PHOTOALBUM: 1946 - 1953 (1 of 5)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera snapshots of musical and motion picture dance numbers conceived and staged between 1946 and 1953.Includes: MY WILD IRISH ROSE (1947), TWO GUYS FROM TEXAS (1947), LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING (1949), STARLIFT (1952), WEST POINT STORY, THE (1950) and TEA FOR TWO (1950)
Box 5, Folder 2

PHOTOALBUM: 1946 - 1953 (2 of 5)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of musical and motion picture dance numbers conceived and staged between 1946 and 1953.Includes: ALWAYS LEAVE THEM LAUGHING (1949), DAUGHTER OF ROSIE O'GRADY, THE (1950), IT'S A GREAT FEELING (1949), ABOUT FACE (1951), I'LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS (1951) and APRIL IN PARIS (1953)
Box 5, Folder 3

PHOTOALBUM: 1946 - 1953 (3 of 5)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of musical and motion picture dance numbers conceived and staged between 1946 and 1953.Includes: SHE'S WORKING HER WAY THROUGH COLLEGE (1952), APRIL SHOWERS (1948), Blue, Ben, Morgan, Dennis, Smith, Alexis and Carson, Jack
Box 5, Folder 4

PHOTOALBUM: 1946 - 1953 (4 of 5)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of musical and motion picture dance numbers conceived and staged between 1946 and 1953.Includes: Haver, June, Bolger, Ray, Cooper, Gary, Nelson, Gene, Day, Doris and MacRae, Gordon
Box 5, Folder 5

PHOTOALBUM: 1946 - 1953 (5 of 5)

Additional Note

Off- and on-camera shots of musical and motion picture dance numbers conceived and staged between 1946 and 1953.Includes: Bracken, Eddie, Wymore, Patrice, Mayo, Virginia, Stanley, Aileen, Rule, Janice and Prinz, Leroy
Box 15, Folder 9

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Pamphlets and articles relating to coins, tools, arms and armor, museum paraphernalia.
Box 21, Folder 1

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Personalities file with motion picture stills and music-hall/vaudeville research photodocumentation.Includes: Russell, Lillian, Fox, Della, Weber and Fields (Music Hall Team), Bigelow, Charles, Bernard, Sam and Dailey, Pete
Box 21, Folder 8

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Personalities file with motion picture stills and music-hall/vaudeville research photodocumentation.Includes: Brisson, Carl, Ellis, Mary, Colbert, Claudette, Lahr, Bert, Merman, Ethel and Duna, Steffi
Box 21, Folder 7

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Personalities file with motion picture stills and music-hall/vaudeville research photodocumentation.Includes: Benny, Jack, Raye, Martha, Lupino, Ida, Kostelanetz, Andre, Arlen, Richard and Canova, Judy
Box 21, Folder 9

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Personalities file with motion picture stills and music-hall/vaudeville research photodocumentation.Includes: Langford, Frances, Stowkowski, Leopold, Armstrong, Louis, Walsh, Raoul, Oakie, Jack and Overman, Lynne
Box 21, Folder 10

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Personalities file with motion picture stills and music-hall/vaudeville research photodocumentation.Includes: TURN OFF THE MOON, BIG BROADCAST OF 1937, THE (1936), ARTISTS AND MODELS (1937), ALL THE KING'S HORSES (1935), ZAZA (1939) and COLLEGE HOLIDAY (1936)
Box 21, Folder 11

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Personalities file with motion picture stills and music-hall/vaudeville research photodocumentation.Includes: TURN OFF THE MOON (1937), ANYTHING GOES (1936), MAGNIFICENT FRAUD, THE (1936), ALL-AMERICAN CO-ED (1941), ARTISTS AND MODELS ABROAD (1938) and COLLEGIATE (1936)
Box 21, Folder 2

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Source materials for choreographic scenarios: Compilation of rough ideas/sketches for dance numbers: quarry for future projects (date "December 28, 1932").
Box 16, Folder 3

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: African Natives and Customs, Alaska, The Amazon, Asia, Austria, Australia, Angles and Effects.
Box 16, Folder 2

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Americana, American Homes, American Negro [sic], African Dances, Animal Dances (Far East), Africa, African Dances, Azores.
Box 16, Folder 4

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Books, Birds and Beasts, Burma, British Isles, Ballet, Boats, Bali, Belgium, Bolivia, Bullfights, Buccaneers, Borneo.
Box 16, Folder 5

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Crusaders, Christmas, Caribbean Islands, Chile, Ceylon, Circus, China, Central America, Cotton, Color [perception], California Dance History, Civil War, Cannibal Dances, Congo Dance, Cosmetics, Czechoslovakia.
Box 17, Folder 1

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Dominican Republic, Devil Dances, Dances (Theatrical), Drum Language (Native Dances), Dutch East Indies, Europe, Eighteenth Century Costumes, England, Egypt, Easter Island.
Box 17, Folder 2

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Folk Dances, France, Fans and Sunshades, Fiji, Fish, Far East, Gags, Gualdalcanal, Guatemala, Guam, Greenland, Greece, Glass Pictures.
Box 17, Folder 3

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Head Hunters, Haiti, Harlem, Hungary, Hawaii, Ireland, Ice Revues, India, Indians, Incas, Insignias.
Box 17, Folder 4

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Jitterbug Ballet, Jewelry, Japan, Java, Jerusalem.
Box 18, Folder 1

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Kentucky, Abe Lincoln, London, Las Vegas.
Box 18, Folder 2

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Musical Instruments, Musical Shows, Manila, Mass Production, Lola Montez, Marshall Islands, Minstrels, Mississippi, Mexico, Modern Dance, Middle Ages, Madagascar.
Box 18, Folder 3

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: New York City, Norway, New Zealand, New Guinea, Navy, Nite [sic] Clubs, Native Dances, Orchestras, Pennsylvania Dutch, Portugal, Paraguay, Peru
Box 18, Folder 4

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Paris, Paris Opera, Periodicals, Panama, Persia, Phillipines, Polynesia, Roman, Romania, Russia, Russian Theatre.
Box 19, Folder 5

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Photodocumentation of inhabitants and conditions at Belsen (WWII German concentration camp).
Box 19, Folder 1

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Samson and Delilah, Shoes, Singapore, Sweden, Scotland, Sets and Scenery, Stephen Foster.
Box 19, Folder 2

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Songs and Songwriters, St. Joseph [MO], Siam, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Ships and Boats, San Nicolas Island, South America, South Seas, Spain, Sumatra, Statues and Statuettes.
Box 19, Folder 3

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Tarentelle, Tristan da Cunha Isles, Television, Turkey, Trinidad, Theatre Programs, United States.
Box 16, Folder 1

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Typed list/index to clippings and articles comprising all-purpose research files on international dance customs and traditions (in alphabetical order) and related subjects.
Box 19, Folder 4

RESEARCH AND GENERAL FILES

Additional Note

Subjects: Vaudeville, Vatican City, Wales, Washington D. C., Witchcraft, Yucatan.
Box 1, Folder 3

ABOUT FACE (1952)

Additional Note

Photographs: Dance numbers. 7 items.
Box 1, Folder 5

ALL THE KING'S HORSES (1935)

Additional Note

Photographs: Dance numbers, 3 items.Includes: Brisson, Carl, Ellis, Mary, Horton, Edward Everett, Pallette, Eugene, DeMille, Katherine
Box 1, Folder 4

ALL-AMERICAN COED (1941)

Additional Note

Photographs: Showgirls in vegetable and fruit costumes. 21 items.Includes: Costume: Vegetable, Costume: Fruits
Box 1, Folder 1

ALWAYS LEAVE THEM LAUGHING (1949)

Additional Note

Photographs: Dance numbers, with. Doris Day. (10 items)
Box 1, Folder 9

ANYTHING GOES (1936)

Additional Note

4 production stills.
Box 1, Folder 10

APRIL IN PARIS (1953)

Additional Note

Photographs: Dance numbers (finale), 22 items.Includes: Day, Doris, Bolger, Ray
Box 1, Folder 6

APRIL SHOWERS (1948)

Additional Note

Individual shots of showgirls. 5 items.
Box 10, Folder 1

APRIL IN PARIS (1953) (folder 1 of 4)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.Includes: Day, Doris, Bolger, Ray, Miller, Ann
Box 10, Folder 2

APRIL IN PARIS (1953) (folder 2 of 4)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.Includes: Day, Doris, Bolger, Ray, Miller, Ann
Box 10, Folder 3

APRIL IN PARIS (1953) (folder 3 of 4)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.Includes: Day, Doris, Bolger, Ray, Miller, Ann
Box 10, Folder 4

APRIL IN PARIS (1953) (folder 4 of 4)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.
Box 1, Folder 7

ARTISTS AND MODELS (1937)

Additional Note

Individual photographs, including 5 uncaptioned photos, 16 items total.Includes: Benny, Jack, Lupino, Ida, Armstrong, Louis, Blue, Ben, Canova, Judy
Box 1, Folder 8

ARTISTS AND MODELS ABROAD (1938)

Additional Note

Showgirl/starlet shots. 22 items.Includes: Bennett, Joan, Showgirls
Box 1, Folder 11

BIG BROADCAST OF 1936 (1935)

Additional Note

Photographs: Dance and song numbers, 7 items. (Incorrect caption: The Big Broadcast of 1935).Includes: Crosby, Bing, Robinson, Bill ("Bojangles"), Nicholas, Fayard ("Nicholas Brothers"), Nicholas, Harold ("Nicholas Brothers")
Box 1, Folder 12

BIG BROADCAST OF 1937 (1936)

Additional Note

Publicity and costume stills of cast and showgirls, 14 items.Includes: Raye, Martha, Whitney, Eleanor
Box 1, Folder 13

BIG BROADCAST OF 1938 (1937)

Additional Note

Publicity and costume shots of stars and, 18 items.Includes: Fields, W. C., Lamour, Dorothy, Raye, Martha
Box 1, Folder 2

BOB WILLS AND HIS TEXAS PLAYBOYS

Additional Note

Photographs: Dance numbers, with Milton Berle. (7 items).
Box 1, Folder 14

BOY AND HIS DOG, A (1948)

Additional Note

Publicity and costume stills, 13 items.
Box 1, Folder 15

BUCK BENNY RIDES AGAIN (1940)

Additional Note

Dance number stills, 1 set sketch, 11 items.
Box 1, Folder 16

CAFE SOCIETY (1939)

Additional Note

Publicity still, 1 item.Includes: Joslyn, Allyn
Box 1, Folder 17

CHAMPAGNE WALTZ (1937)

Additional Note

Dance and individual publicity shots, 11 items.Includes: Swarthout, Gladys
Box 1, Folder 18

CHEYENNE (1947)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Morgan, Dennis, Paige, Janis
Box 1, Folder 23

CLEOPATRA (1934)

Additional Note

Publicity and crowd stills, 9 items.Includes: Colbert, Claudette, William, Warren, Wilcoxon, Henry, Michael, Gertrude, Schildkraut, Joseph and Keith, Ian
Box 1, Folder 19

COLLEGE HOLIDAY (1936)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 4 items.Includes: Benny, Jack, Downs, Johnny, Whitney, Eleanor
Box 1, Folder 20

COLLEGE RHYTHM (1934)

Additional Note

Publicity stills (chorus girls), 8 items.
Box 1, Folder 21

COLLEGE SWING (1938)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 6 items.Includes: Burns, George, Allen, Gracie, Grable, Betty, Blue, Ben, Raye, Martha and Hope, Bob
Box 1, Folder 22

COLLEGIATE (1936)

Additional Note

Publicity stills and set design sketches, 12 items.Includes: Oakie, Jack, Penner, Joe, Langford, Frances, Overman, Lynne, Sparks, Ned
Box 1, Folder 24

CORONADO (1935)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 9 items.Includes: Downs, Johnny, Burgess, Betty, Haley, Jack, Devine, Andy, Errol, Leon and White, Alice
Box 1, Folder 25

CRUSADES, THE (1935)

Additional Note

Publicity and costume stills, 29 items.Includes: Young, Loretta, Wilcoxon, Henry, Keith, Ian, DeMille, Katherine, Smith, C. Aubrey and Hale, Alan
Box 21, Folder 3

DANCERS - LINE-UP

Additional Note

Assorted stills of dancer line-ups, identified (manually) by name for publicity purposes, from key films for which Leroy Prinz served as choreographer.
Box 1, Folder 26

EDDIE CANTOR STORY, THE (1953)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, of. sets, costumes, showgirl dance numbers, 28 itemsIncludes: Brasselle, Keefe, Erskine, Marilyn
Box 21, Folder 6

EDDIE CANTOR STORY, THE (1953)

Additional Note

Research materials and stills relating to life and stage career of Eddie Cantor, as preparation for the film.Includes: Cantor, Eddie, Ziegfield, Florenz, Follies, Ziegfield, Berlin, Irving, Jessel, George and Fields, W. C.
Box 27, Folder 1

HAL ROACH STUDIOS

Additional Note

Contract dated May 1, 1941, between Hal Roach Studios, Inc., and Leroy Prinz, for services rendered as "producer and director in the making of two...streamline [sic] musical motion picture photoplays...".Includes: HAL ROACH STUDIOS
Box 1, Folder 40

HOLLYWOOD CANTEEN (1944)

Additional Note

Publicity still, 1 item.
Box 12, Folder 1

LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING (1949)

Additional Note

Folder 1 of 3: research on early 20th c. danseuse and musical-comedy star, Marilynn Miller. Includes 8" x 10" black-and-white stills, as well as publicity and programme book facsimiles, arranged in roughly chronographical order.Includes: Ziegfield, Florenz, Miller, Marilynn
Box 12, Folder 2

LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING (1949)

Additional Note

Folder 2 of 3: research on early 20th c. danseuse and musical-comedy star, Marilynn Miller. Includes 8" by 10" black-and-white stills, as well as publicity and programme book facsimiles, arranged in roughly chronological order.Includes: Miller, Marilynn, Ziegfield, Florenz
Box 12, Folder 3

LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING (1949)

Additional Note

Folder 3 of 3: research on early 20th c. danseuse and musical-comedy star, Marilynn Miller. Includes 8" x 10" black-and-white stills, as well as publicity and programme book facsimiles, arranged in roughly chronological order.Includes: Miller, Marilynn
Box 1, Folder 27

MADAME SATAN (1930)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 7 items.Includes: Johnson, Kay, Denny, Reginald, Roth, Lillian
Box 1, Folder 28

MAGNIFICENT FRAUD, THE (1939)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 2 items.Includes: Duna, Steffi
Box 1, Folder 29

MAN ABOUT TOWN (1939)

Additional Note

Publicity shots, 2 items.
Box 1, Folder 30

MELODY OF YOUTH [THEY SHALL HAVE MUSIC] (1939)

Additional Note

Publicity still (full orchestra), 1 item.
Box 1, Folder 31

MILLIONS IN THE AIR (1935)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Barrie, Wendy, Howard, John, Whitney, Eleanor
Box 1, Folder 32

MISSION TO MOSCOW (1943)

Additional Note

Photographs: Dance (ballet staging), 6 items.
Box 1, Folder 33

MURDER AT THE VANITIES (1934)

Additional Note

Publicity stills (dance staging), 2 items.
Box 1, Folder 34

MY DREAM IS YOURS (1949)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 6 items.Includes: Day, Doris, Carson, Jack
Box 1, Folder 35

MY REPUTATION (1946)

Additional Note

Publicity still, 1 item.Includes: Stanwyck, Barbara, Brent, George
Box 1, Folder 36

MY WILD IRISH ROSE (1947)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 21 items.Includes: Morgan, Dennis, Dahl, Arlene, King, Andrea, Blue, Ben, Dega, Igor and Andre, Pierre
Box 13, Folder 2

NIGHT AND DAY (1946)

Additional Note

Continued: Research material on Cole Porter and his theatrical productions. Includes publicity stills, press clippings and playbills.Includes: MEXICAN HAYRIDE (1944), Merman, Ethel, Lahr, Bert, Grable, Betty
Box 13, Folder 2

NIGHT AND DAY (1946)

Additional Note

Continued: Research material on Cole Porter and his theatrical productions. Includes publicity stills, press clippings and playbills.Includes: GREENWICH VILLAGE FOLLIES (1924), PARIS (1928), LEAVE IT TO ME (1936), DU BARRY WAS A LADY (1939), PANAMA HATTIE (1940) and SOMETHING FOR THE BOYS (1942)
Box 1, Folder 37

NIGHT AND DAY (1946)

Additional Note

Publicity and dance number stills, 12 items.Includes: Martin, Mary, Grant, Cary, Wyman, Jane, Royce, George, Ramirez, Carlos
Box 13, Folder 1

NIGHT AND DAY (1946)

Additional Note

Research material on Cole Porter and his theatrical productions. Includes publicity stills, press clippings and playbills.Includes: WAKE UP AND DREAM (1929), RED, HOT AND BLUE (1936), Merman, Ethel, Durante, Jimmy, LET'S FACE IT (1941) and Porter, Cole
Box 13, Folder 3

NIGHT AND DAY (1946)

Additional Note

Treatment (carbon copy of original), 42 pp.
Box 1, Folder 38

ON MOONLIGHT BAY (1951)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Day, Doris, MacRae, Gordon, Woods, Ira Buck, Jones, Chester, Williams, John B.
Box 1, Folder 39

ONE SUNDAY AFTERNOON (1948)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Morgan, Dennis, Paige, Janis, Blue, Ben, Malone, Dorothy, DeFore, Don and Ford, Dorothy
Box 2, Folder 1

PAINTING THE CLOUDS WITH SUNSHINE (1951)

Additional Note

Publicity stills and dance numbers, 25 items.Includes: Mayo, Virginia, Morgan, Dennis, Nelson, Gene, Norman, Lucille
Box 2, Folder 2

PARIS HONEYMOON (1939)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 2 items.
Box 2, Folder 3

PLAINSMAN, THE (1937)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 9 items.Includes: Cooper, Gary, Arthur, Jean, DeMille, Cecil B.
Box 2, Folder 4

PURSUED (1947)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Mitchum, Robert, Hale, Alan, Wright, Teresa
Box 2, Folder 5

RALLY 'ROUND THE FLAG, BOYS! (1958)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 11 items.Includes: Newman, Paul, Collins, Joan
Box 2, Folder 8

RHAPSODY IN BLUE (1945)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 33 items.Includes: Alda, Robert, Leslie, Joan, Riley, George, Scott, Hazel, Brown, Ann and Whiteman, Paul (Orchestra)
Box 13, Folder 4

RHAPSODY IN BLUE (1945)

Additional Note

Research on George Gershwin and his theatrical productions: includes publicity stills, press clippings, and playbills.Includes: PORGY AND BESS,, EXPERIMENT IN MODERN MUSIC, AN (1924), LA LA LUCILLE (1919), GEORGE WHITE'S SCANDALS (1924), STRIKE UP THE BAND (1930) and OF THEE I SING (1931)
Box 2, Folder 6

ROAD TO SINGAPORE (1940)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 4 items.Includes: Crosby, Bing, Hope, Bob, Lamour, Dorothy
Box 2, Folder 7

ROSE OF THE RANCHO (1936)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 12 items.Includes: Swarthout, Gladys, Boles, John
Box 2, Folder 9

SAN ANTONIO (1945)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Flynn, Errol, Smith, Alexis, Bates, Florence, Sakall, S. K.
Box 2, Folder 10

ST. LOUIS BLUES (1939)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 6 items.Includes: Lamour, Dorothy, Nolan, Lloyd, Guizar, Tito, Ralph, Jessie, Frawley, William and Cowan, Jerome
Box 11, Folder 3

SAYONARA (1957)

Additional Note

Color transparencies, 8x10, 30 items.Includes: Tako, Miiko, Shochiku Kagekidan Girls' Revue
Box 11, Folder 6

SAYONARA (1957)

Additional Note

Off-camera snapshots and photographic prints of preliminary research, 67 items.
Box 11, Folder 2

SAYONARA (1957)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 37 items.Includes: Tako, Miiko, Shochiku Kagekidan Girls' Revue
Box 11, Folder 4

SAYONARA (1957)

Additional Note

Research photographs: costumes and dance poses. 7 items.
Box 11, Folder 5

SAYONARA (1957)

Additional Note

Snapshots: documentation of dance numbers, 21 items.
Box 10, Folder 5

SHE'S BACK ON BROADWAY (1953) (folder 1 of 4)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.Includes: Mayo, Virginia, Nelson, Gene, Cochran, Steve, Wymore, Patrice, Lovejoy, Frank
Box 10, Folder 6

SHE'S BACK ON BROADWAY (1953) (folder 2 of 4)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.Includes: Mayo, Virginia, Nelson, Gene, Wymore, Patrice, Lovejoy, Frank, Cochran, Steve
Box 10, Folder 7

SHE'S BACK ON BROADWAY (1953) (folder 3 of 4)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.Includes: Mayo, Virginia, Nelson, Gene, Wymore, Patrice, Cochran, Steve, Lovejoy, Frank
Box 10, Folder 8

SHE'S BACK ON BROADWAY (1953) (folder 4 of 4)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.Includes: Mayo, Virginia, Nelson, Gene, Wymore, Patrice, Cochran, Steve, Lovejoy, Frank
Box 2, Folder 11

SHE'S WORKING HER WAY THROUGH COLLEGE (1952)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 29 items.Includes: Mayo, Virginia, Reagan, Ronald, Nelson, Gene, Wymore, Patrice, DeFore, Don
Box 2, Folder 12

SHINE ON, HARVEST MOON (1944)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 16 items.Includes: Morgan, Dennis, Sheridan, Ann, Carson, Jack, Manning, Irene
Box 2, Folder 13

SOULS AT SEA (1937)

Additional Note

Photographs of the set (ship), 2 items.
Box 11, Folder 7

SOUTH PACIFIC (1958)

Additional Note

Off-camera snapshots of cast and crew on location and in rehearsal, 123 items.Includes: Gaynor, Mitzi, Brazzi, Rossano, Kerr, John, Nuyen, France, Logan, Joshua
Box 11, Folder 8

SOUTH PACIFIC (1958)

Additional Note

Off-camera stills of cast and crew on location and in rehearsal, 57 items.Includes: Gaynor, Mitzi, Brazzi, Rosano, Kerr, John, Nuyen, France, Walston, Ray and Logan, Joshua
Box 15, Folder 8

SOUTH PACIFIC (1958)

Additional Note

Photographic reproductions of material on diverse Pacific Island natives and customs.
Box 2, Folder 14

SOUTH PACIFIC (1958)

Additional Note

Publicity shots, 33 items.Includes: Gaynor, Mitzi, Brazzi, Rossano, Kerr, John, Walston, Ray, Hall, Juanita and Nuyen, France
Box 15, Folder 5

SOUTH PACIFIC (1958)

Additional Note

Research on Malekulan, New Hebridean, New Guinean and Melanesian traditions, esp. those relating to dance and musical practice.
Box 15, Folder 6

SOUTH PACIFIC (1958)

Additional Note

Stills from unidentified 1941 film, 10 items.Includes: Baxter, Warner
Box 15, Folder 7

SOUTH PACIFIC (1958)

Additional Note

Typed research notes on "Boar Ceremony," or the "Maki."
Box 2, Folder 16

STAR MAKER, THE (1939)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 14 itemsIncludes: Crosby, Bing, Campbell, Louise
Box 2, Folder 15

STARLIFT (1951)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 34 items.Includes: Rule, Janice, Day, Doris, Wesson, Dick, Hagerthy, Ron, Mayo, Virginia and Nelson, Gene
Box 9, Folder 1

STARLIFT (1951) (folder 1 of 2)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.Includes: Rule, Janice, Wesson, Dick, Hagerthy, Ron, Day, Doris, MacRae, Gordon and Nelson, Gene
Box 9, Folder 2

STARLIFT (1951) (folder 2 of 2)

Additional Note

proofs and publicity stills, arranged sequentially by scene number.Includes: Rule, Janice, Wesson, Dick, Hagerthy, Ron, Day, Doris, Mayo, Virginia and Nelson, Gene
Box 2, Folder 17

STOLEN HARMONY (1935)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 1 item.Includes: Bradley, Grace
Box 2, Folder 18

STOLEN HEAVEN (1931)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 4 items.Includes: Stone, Lewis, Bradna, Olympe
Box 2, Folder 19

STOLEN LIFE, A (1946)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Davis, Bette, Ford, Glenn
Box 2, Folder 20

TEA FOR TWO (1950)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 16 items.Includes: Day, Doris, Nelson, Gene, MacRae, Gordon, Wymore, Patrice, Arden, Eve
Box 15, Folder 4

TEN COMMANDMENTS, THE (1956)

Additional Note

Art Department sketches and storyboards of Egyptian and Biblical interiors and exteriors. Jensen costume sketches of African and Ethiopian dress; Friberg set sketches.Includes: Friberg, Arnold
Box 15, Folder 3

TEN COMMANDMENTS, THE (1956)

Additional Note

Art Department sketches of Egyptian and Biblical interiors and exteriors, photographed samples of Biblical iconography, Friberg and Jensen sketches and storyboards, photoreproductions of Egyptian dance and music practices.
Box 15, Folder 1

TEN COMMANDMENTS, THE (1956)

Additional Note

Handbook for the Cecil B. DeMille production of "Samson and Delilah," compiled by Henry S. Noerdlinger, Helen Gladys Percey, and research staff members. Misc. items appended, relating to production milieu.
Box 15, Folder 2

TEN COMMANDMENTS, THE (1956)

Additional Note

Notes on Egyptian and Biblical dance and musical practice from handbook for DeMille's "Samson and Delilah": set and costume sketches / storyboards, wardrobe and prop notes from mid-production meetings, Art Dep't. research on Biblical iconography.
Box 14, Folder 3

TEN COMMANDMENTS, THE (1956)

Additional Note

Photodocumentation of costume sketches by Friberg and others.Includes: Friberg, Arnold
Box 14, Folder 1

TEN COMMANDMENTS, THE (1956)

Additional Note

Research on gods, costume, dance, sculpture, art, farming/irrigation, residences, customs, temples, pyramids, weaving, arms/armor, furniture/utensils, transport, writing materials, jewels/jewelry, music/musical instrument. (2 folders)
Box 14, Folder 4

TEN COMMANDMENTS, THE (1956)

Additional Note

Shooting schedule and final script. 2 folders.
Box 42

TEN COMMANDMENTS, THE (1956)

Additional Note

Stills of Leroy Prinz at work: collateral sketches/storyboards by production designer/collaborator Arnold Friberg. (oversize)Includes: Friberg, Arnold
Box 2, Folder 21

THANK YOUR LUCKY STARS (1943)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 23 items.Includes: Shore, Dinah, Leslie, Joan, Morgan, Dennis, Cantor, Eddie
Box 2, Folder 37

THIS IS THE ARMY (1943)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 11 items.Includes: Berlin, Irving
Box 12, Folder 4

THIS IS THE ARMY (1943)

Additional Note

Snapshots taken at Camp Upton, September 16 and 19, 1942. (Information compiled by Alexander Roberts, Acme Newspictures, Inc.) 2 folders.
Box 2, Folder 22

THIS WAY PLEASE (1937)

Additional Note

Publicity shots, 9 items.Includes: Grable, Betty, Rogers, Charles "Buddy", Sparks, Ned, Jordan, Marian
Box 2, Folder 23

THRILL OF A LIFETIME (1937)

Additional Note

Publicity shots, 6 items.Includes: Blue, Ben
Box 2, Folder 24

TIME, THE PLACE AND THE GIRL, THE (1946)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 17 items.Includes: Morgan, Dennis, Carson, Jack, Paige, Janis, Vickers, Martha, Sakall, S. K. and Hale, Alan
Box 2, Folder 25

TOO MANY GIRLS (1940)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 7 items.Includes: Miller, Ann, Arnaz, Desi, Ball, Lucille, Bracken, Eddie, Langford, Frances and Carlson, Richard
Box 2, Folder 26

TROPIC HOLIDAY (1938)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 13 items.Includes: Lamour, Dorothy, Raye, Martha, Burns, Bob, Milland, Ray, Barnes, Binnie
Box 2, Folder 27

TRUMPET BLOWS [AT MIDNIGHT], THE (1934)

Additional Note

Publicity still, 1 item.
Box 2, Folder 28

TURN OFF THE MOON (1937)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Ruggles, Charles, Whitney, Eleanor, Downs, Johnny
Box 2, Folder 29

TWO GUYS FROM TEXAS (1948)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Malone, Dorothy, Morgan, Dennis, Carson, Jack
Box 2, Folder 31

WAIKIKI WEDDING (1937)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 5 items.Includes: Crosby, Bing, Burns, Bob, Raye, Martha, Ross, Shirley, Barbier, George and Erikson, Leif
Box 2, Folder 32

WALLFLOWER (1948)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 3 items.Includes: Hutton, Robert, Reynolds, Joyce, Paige, Janis, Arnold, Edward, Brown, Barbara
Box 2, Folder 33

WE'RE NOT DRESSING (1934)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 2 items.
Box 2, Folder 34

WHIPLASH (1948)

Additional Note

Publicity stills, 2 items.Includes: Smith, Alexis, Arden, Eve, Sherman, Ransome, Clark, Dane, Lynn, Jeffrey and Kennedy, Douglas
Box 2, Folder 35

YANKEE DOODLE DANDY (1942)

Additional Note

Publicity still, 1 item, production set design(s), 23 items.Includes: Cagney, James, Leslie, Joan, Huston, Walter, De Camp, Rosemary, Cagney, Jeanne
Box 2, Folder 36

YOU'RE THE ONE (1941)

Additional Note

Publicity still, 1 item.Includes: Tucker, Orrin (Band Leader and his Orchestra), Baker, Bonnie, Horton, Edward Everett
Box 2, Folder 30

ZAZA (1939)

Additional Note

Publicity stills from Warner Brothers, 7 items.Includes: Speer, Paul Allan, Krueger, Lorraine, Burkee, Johnny
 

STAGE PRODUCTIONS

Box 25

PROGRAMMES/PLAYBILLS

Additional Note

Assorted playbills and programmes from New York and West Coast musical, opera, and legitimate stage productions.
Box 24

PROGRAMMES/PLAYBILLS

Additional Note

Collected playbills and programmes from numerous New York and West Coast musical, light opera, and legitimate stage productions, 1936 - 1950.
Box 23, Folder 3

PROGRAMMES/PLAYBILLS

Additional Note

Collected programmes from diverse show revues/touring productions.
Box 23, Folder 2

PROGRAMMES/PLAYBILLS

Additional Note

Collected programmes from various ballet corps and touring productions.Includes: Ballet (1940s programs), BALLET RUSSE DE MONTE CARLO (1940s programs)
Box 23, Folder 1

PROGRAMMES/PLAYBILLS

Additional Note

Collected programmes from various ballet corps' touring productions;1940s.Includes: Ballet (1940s programs)
Box 21, Folder 4

SOURCE MATERIALS/CHOREOGRAPHIC SCENARIOS

Additional Note

Compilation of research and publicity stills, scenarios, and rough ideas.
Box 44

VALLEY MUSIC HALL, Salt Lake City

Additional Note

9 1/2" by 12 1/2" autographed publicity stills of top-billed actors at Valley Music Hall, Salt Lake City, Utah, Leroy Prinz president and producing director. (oversize)
Box 22, Folder 1

VALLEY MUSIC HALL, Salt Lake City

Additional Note

Artists' contracts and related correspondence/riders for productions in 1965 season of Valley Music Hall, Leroy Prinz president and co-executive producer.
Box 22, Folder 3

VALLEY MUSIC HALL, Salt Lake City

Additional Note

Correspondence with production staff concerning production-related matters, Valley Music Hall, 1965.
Box 22, Folder 5

VALLEY MUSIC HALL, Salt Lake City

Additional Note

Press clippings and publicity materials for musical theater productions conceived and realized at Theater-Round, Valley Music Hall, Salt Lake City, Utah, Leroy Prinz producer, director, president.
Box 22, Folder 4

VALLEY MUSIC HALL, Salt Lake City

Additional Note

Sample programmes for 1965 season at Valley Music Hall: "Carousel," "Damn Yankees," "Guys and Dolls," "Kiss Me Kate," "Sound of Music,""Peter Pan,""South Pacific," "Camelot," "Flower Drum Song," "Brigadoon," and others.
Box 22, Folder 2

VALLEY MUSIC HALL, Salt Lake City

Additional Note

Staff contracts and related correspondence/riders for productions in 1965 season of Valley Music Hall, Leroy Prinz president and co-executive director.
Box 13, Folder 5

WHEN NEW YORK WAS YOUNG

Additional Note

Research for unproduced project on 19th and early 20th c. vaudeville and music-hall acts and actors in New York, includes playbills and stills.Includes: Pastor, Tony, Russell, Lillian
 

INDEPENDENT PROJECTS

Box 21, Folder 5

ADVENTURE WITH CLYDE BEATTY (Television)

Additional Note

Production and research materials relating to (unproduced) TV seriesconceived and pitched by Leroy Prinz, under the auspices of his production company, Prinz Productions.Includes: Beatty, Clyde
Box 33

AVIATION RESEARCH MATERIALS

Additional Note

Articles, clippings, aerial stills and research materials for independent aviation film projects and benefit galas for the Armed Forces.
Box 32

AVIATION RESEARCH MATERIALS

Additional Note

Articles, clippings, production and research materials for independent aviation film projects and benefit galas for the Armed Forces, includes 1 script.
Box 34

AVIATION RESEARCH MATERIALS

Additional Note

Flyer reunion programmes, directories, aviation awards, professionally- researched materials for independent aviation film projects and benefit galas for the United States Armed Forces.
Box 27, Folder 4

BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Additional Note

Correspondence and press / publicity materials related to Leroy Prinz's business enterprises and free-lance production career.
Box 27, Folder 5

BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Additional Note

Correspondence between Leroy Prinz and Michael Harrah (Jarrett West Artists Management) concerning mutual business ventures.Includes: Harrah, Michael, JARRET WEST ARTISTS MANAGEMENT
Box 20, Folder 5

BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Additional Note

Diverse letters detailing business ventures during the 1950's and early 1960's, prior to end of Paramount/Warner Bros. career.
Box 20, Folder 3

BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Additional Note

Records and correspondence related to business dealings, particularly those transacted in capacity of Vice-President, Promotions and Special Projects, James R. Powers and Associates Advertising.
Box 35

COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL/POLITICAL PROJECTS

Additional Note

Correspondence and economic estimates for free-lance commercial projects and political benefits conceived and/or produced by Leroy Prinz, 1950s.
Box 20, Folder 6

ARNOLD FRIBERG

Additional Note

Letters and news clippings from Arnold Friberg (American religious portraitist and one-time collaborator on Cecil B. DeMille's "The Ten Commandments").Includes: Fridberg, Arnold
Box 43

ARNOLD FRIBERG

Additional Note

Six photo album sheafs containing promotional materials for friend and one- time collaborator of Leroy Prinz, the American religious artist Arnold Friberg, for free-lance ventures. (oversize)Includes: Friberg, Arnold
Box 27, Folder 2

FUNDRAISERS

Additional Note

Assorted programmes and press materials for independent projects: commercial and political spectacles, fundraisers, free-lance productions.
Box 26

FUNDRAISERS

Additional Note

Collected programmes for diverse social functions (largely related to the movie industry) and independent fundraisers.
Box 27, Folder 8

FUNDRAISERS

Additional Note

Programmes and correspondence relating to Prinz-staged benefits for charitable organizations.
Box 27, Folder 3

HIGH GRASS (Television)

Additional Note

Script and correspondence concerning unproduced TV pilot proposal.
Box 20, Folder 4

KNIGHTS OF AKSARBEN CORONATION BALL (Project)

Additional Note

Correspondence concerning 1966 free-lance project choreographed and staged by Leroy Prinz, Coronation Pageant and Ball, for Knights of Aksarben (Nebraska racetrack/business group).
Box 11, Folder 1

PACIFIC RIM ENTERPRISES

Additional Note

Snapshots depicting Pacific Rim sojourns and free-lance enterprises and associates. Includes slides of October, 1966, Japanese corporate pageant.
Box 20, Folder 1

POLITICAL FUNDRAISERS

Additional Note

G.O.P. campaign press clippings, correspondence, convention programs and publicity flyers: representative documentation of Leroy Prinz's work as production manager and stage director of Republican National Party conventions, 1952-1983.
Box 29

UNDEVELOPED SCRIPTS

Additional Note

Screenplays, sent to Leroy Prinz as independent producer. (10 items)
Box 30

UNDEVELOPED SCRIPTS

Additional Note

Script material for motion picture and television, sent to Leroy Prinz as independent producer. (9 titles).
Box 31

UNDEVELOPED SCRIPTS

Additional Note

Script material, sent to Leroy Prinz as independent producer (3 screenplays and 5 story treatments).
Box 27, Folder 7

UNDEVELOPED SCRIPTS

Additional Note

Story treatment for "The Big Cheat" and "Papa Makes Music".
Box 28

UNDEVELOPED SCRIPTS

Additional Note

Unproduced script materials, sent to Leroy Prinz as independent producer but left undeveloped: 1 musical, 1 play (Heaven Can Wait), 3 story treatments.
 

PERSONAL MATERIAL

Box 6, Folder 1

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (1 of 10)

Additional Note

Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces such as George Abbott, Lucille Ball, Eddie Bracken, Eddit Cantor, George Zoritch, Luc(WWI "glory days"). and Arnaz, Desi
Box 6, Folder 10

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (10 of 10)

Additional Note

Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces including Claudette Colbert, Bert Lahr, and Milton Berle (WWI fighter pilot glory days.)
Box 6, Folder 2

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (2 of 10)

Additional Note

Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces such as Roland Bettis, Ruth Godfrey, Ann Miller, Arch Whitehouse, and Monty Wooley (WWI fighter pilot glory days). and Grant, Cary
Box 6, Folder 3

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (3 of 10)

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Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces such as Robert Alda, Charlton Heston, Gene Nelson, Joe Penner, and Mischa Russell (WWI fighter pilot glory days). and Rapper, Irving
Box 6, Folder 4

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (4 of 10)

Additional Note

Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces such as Irving Berlin, Ben Blue, Betty Burgess, Johnny Downs and Ann Sheridan (WWI fighter pilot glory days). and Whitney, Eleanor
Box 6, Folder 5

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (5 of 10)

Additional Note

Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces such as Henry Hathaway, Roy Rogers and Trigger, Kate Smith, Guy Standing, and Elizabeth Taylor (WWI fighter pilot glory days). and Hopper, Hedda
Box 6, Folder 6

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (6 of 10)

Additional Note

Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces such as Grace Hickox Harrison, Jerome Kern, Ray Milland, Paul Robeson, and Bobby Vernon (WWI fighter pilot glory days). and Price, Vincent
Box 6, Folder 7

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (7 of 10)

Additional Note

Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces such as Paul Harrison, Ethel Merman, Lewis Milestone, Randolph Scott and Dean Smith (WWI fighter pilot glory days). and Crosby, Bing
Box 6, Folder 8

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (8 of 10)

Additional Note

Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces such as Charles Boyer, Joe E. Brown, Jimmy Dorsey, Tommy Dorsey and Mary Martin (WWI fighter pilot glory days). and Carlisle, Kitty
Box 6, Folder 9

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (9 of 10)

Additional Note

Tributes from friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry and the armed forces such as Jack Benny, Delmer Daves, Al Jolson, Harold Lloyd and Eddie Rickenbacker (WWI fighter pilot glory days). and Rio, Larry
Box 47, Folder 3

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (oversize) (3 of 3)

Additional Note

Signed portraits of Paramount and Warner Brothers actors, studio executives, and other celebrities with whom Leroy Prinz worked on-screen and off including Bill Bojangles Robinson, Mae West, Marlene Dietrich, Frank McGrath, Kate Smith and Carole Lombard.
Box 47, Folder 1

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (oversize) (1 of 3)

Additional Note

Signed portraits of Paramount and Warner Brothers actors, studio executives, and other celebrities with whom Leroy Prinz worked on-screen and off including Jesse Lasky, Adolph Zukor, Eleanor Boardman, Clark Cable, George Raft, and Gladys Swart
Box 47, Folder 2

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPHS (oversize) (2 of 3)

Additional Note

Signed portraits of Paramount and Warner Brothers actors, studio executives, and other celebrities with whom Leroy Prinz worked on-screen and off including Marion Davies, Bing Crosby, Tyrone Power, Claudetter Colber, Loretta Young, and Joe Penner.
Box 41

AWARDS AND MEMORABILIA

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Motion picture box-office receipt awards; certificates of merit; stills of early freelance commercial projects. - Program for the 1968 GOP National Convention (Leroy Prinz, production coordinator). (oversize)
Box 36

CORRESPONDENCE

Additional Note

Correspondence between Leroy Prinz, family and friends--aerograms, postcards, birthday cards, and letters--sorted and grouped by type.
Box 46

FAMILY

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Photograph album leaves of Leroy Prinz as infant; 9 1/2" by 12 1/2" photo stills of Leroy Prinz and of Betty Prinz (nee Bryden) in early professional days as Hollywood starlet/danseuse. (oversize)Includes: Bryden, Betty
Box 38, Folder 4

FAMILY

Additional Note

Portrait stills of Leroy Prinz's children, particularly of his son Jerry.Includes: Prinz, Jerry
Box 48

FAMILY

Additional Note

Portraits and stills of earlier generations of Leroy Prinz's family tree.
Box 37, Folder 4

FAMILY

Additional Note

Snapshots of "the private face" of Leroy Prinz, at home and with family and friends.
Box 38, Folder 6

FAMILY

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Snapshots of Leroy Prinz and family with friends on vacation.
Box 37, Folder 5

FAMILY

Additional Note

Snapshots of Leroy Prinz with wife Betty.Includes: Bryson, Betty
Box 38, Folder 5

FAMILY

Additional Note

Snapshots of Leroy Prinz's son, Jerry.Includes: Prinz, Jerry
Box 45

MILITARY AWARDS AND MEMORABILIA

Additional Note

Leroy Prinz's distinguished merit/service awards from United States Armed Forces organizations, includes 1 envelope containing combat-related snapshots. (oversize)
Box 37, Folder 2

LEROY PRINZ

Additional Note

Collected snapshots, both color and black-and-white, of Leroy Prinz in commercial/business activities.
Box 59

LEROY PRINZ

Additional Note

Copy of the Oral History, 1978, by Atkins, Directors Guild.
Box 20, Folder 2

LEROY PRINZ

Additional Note

File of assorted newspaper/magazine articles featuring Leroy Prinz in both professional and private capacities: Paramount / Warner careers. - Musical staging and directing (Valley Music Hall). - G.O P. / Armed Forces benefits. - Home life.
Box 37, Folder 1

LEROY PRINZ

Additional Note

Official portrait stills of Leroy Prinz, 35 items, with. 6 color stills.
Box 37, Folder 3

LEROY PRINZ

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Photographs of of Leroy Prinz, arranged in rough chronological order, actively engaged with diverse film and commercial associates, 100 items.
Box 38, Folder 3

LEROY PRINZ

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Professionally-shot souvenir photos taken by Leroy Prinz in nightclubs and cabarets.
Box 38, Folder 1

MRS. LEROY PRINZ (BETTY BRYSON)

Additional Note

Portrait stills of Betty Bryson as professional dancer and as wife of Leroy Prinz.Includes: Bryson, Betty
Box 38, Folder 2

MRS. LEROY PRINZ (BETTY BRYSON)

Additional Note

Snapshots and slides of Betty Bryson, as professional dancer and as wife of Leroy Prinz.Includes: Bryson, Betty
Box 49

SCRAPBOOKS

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Dates: November 1923-December 1926.
Box 50

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

Dates: 1927-1933.
Box 51

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

Dates: November 1933-October 1929.
Box 52

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

Dates: October 1939-March 1944.
Box 53

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

Dates: 1944-1948.
Box 54

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

Dates: 1948-1958.
Box 55

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

RE: William Avery Bishop, Canada's Air Marshall, 1955/56.
Box 55

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

RE: LeRoy Prinz, 1952-1957.
Box 56

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

Dates: 1944-1950. Mainly stills for motion picture and stage productions.
Box 56

SCRAPBOOKS

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"Red, White and Blue", clippings and photographs.
Box 57

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

Dates: 1930s - mainly stills, with. celebreties and Hollywood stars.
Box 58

SCRAPBOOKS

Additional Note

Dates: 1930s. Photographs and stills.
 

PERSONAL MATERIAL

Box 39

WARNER BAXTER

Additional Note

Stills of Warner Baxter (uncle of Betty Bryson, Mrs. Leroy Prinz), professional and personal, including his wife Winnie.
Box 40

WARNER BAXTER

Additional Note

Stills of Warner Baxter, publicity and personal photographs, including his wife Winnie.