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American screen and theater : photographs and lobby cards
MSS.PHOTO.0199  
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Scope and Contents
  • Conditions Governing Use

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: American screen and theater : photographs and lobby cards
    Identifier/Call Number: MSS.PHOTO.0199
    Identifier/Call Number: 323
    Physical Description: 4 Linear Feet (4 print boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1914-1965
    Date (bulk): 1930-1949
    Abstract: Includes 231 photographs and 231 lobby cards. Some of the photographs are signed by the stars. Many of the productions were performed in San Francisco's Curran and Geary theaters, some in New York and Los Angeles, and only one, "Wedding Bells," in London, 1920. The earliest photographs are from a production in Salt Lake City, "Back to the Country Store," 1914.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Originally part of the Stanford Libraries Theater Collection.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], American screen and theater photographs and lobby cards. MSS Photo 199. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Contents

    Includes 231 photographs and 231 lobby cards. Some of the photographs are signed by the stars. Many of the productions were performed in San Francisco's Curran and Geary theaters, some in New York and Los Angeles, and only one, "Wedding Bells," in London, 1920. The earliest photographs are from a production in Salt Lake City, "Back to the Country Store," 1914.
    The collection is filed alphabetically by name of production. Playwrights and screenwriters are searchable on the database, as are actors and actresses.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Theater Collection.
    Motion picture actors and actresses.
    Theater -- London.
    Theater -- California -- San Francisco.
    Theater -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    Boles, John
    Halop, Billy
    Hall, Huntz
    Gorcey, Leo B.
    Golbeck, Willis.
    Holden, Fay
    Hoctor, Harriet, b. ca. 1939.
    Hayden, Julie.
    Haugan, Emil.
    Devon, Laura.
    Dell, Gabriel.
    Curran Theatre (Organization : San Francisco, Calif.)
    Crabbe, Larry.
    Geary Theatre (Organization : San Francisco, Calif.)
    Gargan, William
    Eagels, Jeanne, 1890-1929.
    Douglas, Melvyn.
    Lederer, Frances
    Leslie, Joan
    Jurado, Katy.
    Laye, Evelyn.
    Lorraine, Harriet.
    Lubin, Arthur
    Lockhart, Gene
    Lockhart, Kathleen.
    Howard, John
    Hunter, Ian
    Holliman, Earl
    Horman, Arthur T.
    Hutchinson, Josephine
    Jordan, Bobby.
    Huntley, George P.
    Hussey, Ruth
    Ruskin, Harry
    Rooney, Mickey.
    Shirley, Anne
    Sheridan, Nancy.
    Punsley, Bernard.
    Price, Vincent.
    Alda, Robert
    Rogers, Will
    Robinson, Edward G.
    Nolan, Doris
    Morgan, Frank
    Parker, Cecilia
    O'Hara, Maureen
    MacLane, Barton
    MacDonald, Jeanette
    Merivale, Philip
    Maharis, George.
    Blondell, Joan.
    Brazzi, Rossano
    Brown, Tom
    Carlisle, Mary.
    Connolly, Walter
    Cornell, Katharine
    Crabbe, Buster
    Westley, Helen
    Angelus, Muriel
    Young, Annabella.
    Arden, Eve, 1908-1990
    Young, Robert
    Ayres, Lew
    Barrymore, Lionel
    Stone, Lewis
    Belasco, David, 1853-1931
    Taylor, Dwight
    Bellamy, Ralph
    Van Riper, Kay.
    Bennett, Richard.
    Watson, Bobs.
    Bergman, Ingrid