Scope and Content
Title: Reginald Golding Bright Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1890-1940
Collection number: 736
Creator: Bright, Reginald Golding, d.1941
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Reginald Golding Bright (d. 1941) was from a theatrical family. The collection consists of correspondence from dramatists,
actors and actresses, producers, managers, critics, and publishers to Bright, a London theatrical agent.
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[Identification of item], Reginald Golding Bright Papers (Collection 736). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young
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Bright was from a theatrical family; his brother Addison Bright was J.M. Barrie's agent; in 1901 Bright married George Egerton
(Mary Chavelita), playwright; he died in 1941.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of 682 manuscripts, mostly correspondence from theatrical personalities: dramatists, actors and actresses,
producers, managers, critics, and publishers to Reginald Golding Bright, a London theatrical agent. Correspondents include
Brian Aherne, J.M. Barrie, John Barrymore, Fay Compton, Gordon Craig, Eugene O'Neill, Sybil Thorndike, and Ellen Terry.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Bright, Reginald Golding, 1941--Archives.
Theatrical agents--England--London--Archival resources.