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Finding Aid to the Hattie and Minnie Mooser papers, 1877-1967
BANC MSS 2010/728  
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Series 1:  News clippings, Photographs, and Memorabilia. circa 1894-1966

Physical Description: Box 1, folders 1-12
Box 1, Folder 1

Aladdin Children's Theatre Club Program, 1918

Box 1, Folder 2

Aladdin Enterprises Poster, undated

Box 1, Folder 3

Biographical Sketches, 1921-1959

Box 1, Folder 4

Duncan Sisters, 1959 undated

Box 1, Folder 5

Golden Wedding Club News Clip, 1929

Box 1, Folder 6

News clippings, circa 1918-1965

Box 1, Folder 7

Photographs, circa 1890-1960

Scope and Content Note

Includes photographs of the following: Senator George G. Goucher (cabinet card, circa 1880); George Mooser, Mary Pickford, and Douglas Fairbanks (circa 1925); the Aladdin Studio Tiffin Room interior (circa 1921); Hattie and Minnie Mooser with famed female impersonator Lucian (circa 1965); an 1894 photograph of the exterior of Lowe's Restaurant at 430 6th Street, San Francisco.
Box 1, Folder 8

Photographs: Pan-Pacific International Exposition, circa 1915

Oversize Folder 1A

Oversize photographs, circa 1910-1960

Scope and Content Note

Hattie and Minnie Mooser seated looking at scrapbook; photograph of dinner for Frank Bacon at the Lambs Club in New York City (circa 1910); photograph of a luncheon tendered by Mr. Arthur Levey to Mr. W.G. Faulkner (1920); cast photograph of an unidentified production (back of photograph identifies persons as Wallace McCutcheon, Grant Mitchell, Tome Wise, Blanche Ring, Ada Meade, Walter Jones, Willie Howard, Eugene Howard, Charles Winninger, Pearl White, and William Courtney).
Box 1, Folder 9

Theater Programs and Clippings for Hello Dolly and Porgy and Bess, circa 1940-1966

Box 1, Folder 10

Walter Johnson Dinner Program, 1967

Box 1, Folder 11

Publications: San Francisco Panorama (1958) and Think: A Survey of New Things and Thoughts in the World of Affairs (1940 Golden Gate International Expo issue), 1940 1958

Box 1, Folder 12

Miscellaneous, 1908-1967


Series 2:  Scrapbooks and Photo Albums. circa 1910-1967

Physical Description: Box 1, folders 13-14; Box 2; Oversize Boxes 1-8
Box 1, Folder 13

News clippings scrapbook, 1963

Box 1, Folder 14

Scrapbook of holiday cards and children's theater clippings, 1960-1963

Oversize Box 1

Mooser family scrapbook, circa 1877-1967

Oversize Box 2

Aladdin Studio Tiffin Room clippings, photographs, and ephemera scrapbook, circa 1921-1959

Oversize Box 2

Scrapbook: theatrical news clippings, 1962-1965

Oversize Box 3

Children's Theatre and Stage Door Canteen scrapbook, 1921-1945

Oversize Box 3

Scrapbook: Personal notes and letters, 1957-1966

Oversize Box 4

Photograph album of actors and Vaudeville performers, circa 1910-1930

Oversize Box 5, Folder 1

Scrapbook: Walter Johnson; Palace of Fine Arts (San Francisco, Calif.) , circa 1915-1967

Scope and Content Note

Includes postcards from the Pan-Pacific International Exposition (1915) and postcards of other San Francisco scenes.
Oversize Box 5, Folder 3

Scrapbook and photo album: George Mooser, circa 1910-1935

Oversize Box 6, Folder 1-2

Scrapbook and photo album (with Aladdin Studio photographs), circa 1920-1967

Scope and Content Note

Includes interior and exterior photographs of the Tiffin Room and photographs of Tiffin Room events, such as weddings. Also includes photographs of the Tiffin Room's Chinese staff.
Oversize Box 6, Folder 3

Scrapbook: news clippings (mostly theatrical), 1921-1967

Box 2

Scrapbook: travel and theatrical, 1912-1964

Oversize Box 7, Folder 1

Scrapbook: news clippings, 1960-1964

Oversize Box 7, Folder 2

Scrapbook: news clippings, 1947-1966

Oversize Box 8

Scrapbook: news clippings, 1964-1966