Charles W. Koerner RKO Studios Scrapbook

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1432
Creators:
Koerner, Charles W.
Dates:
1923-1953
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.25 Cubic feet
1 box
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A scrapbook documenting Charles W. Koerner's career as head of RKO Pictures in the 1940s. The scrapbook contains letters, a telegram, photographs, programs, a menu, clippings, and miscellany. Some portions of the scrapbook date from before Koerner's time with RKO, including his college years, and portions are from after his death, possibly compiled by his wife, Vivian.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Motion picture executive, head of RKO Pictures from 1942 to 1946.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by Rebecca Renish, 2017

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Charles W. Koerner RKO Studios Scrapbook, 1923-1953, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Correspondence -- 1940-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- 1940-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Menus -- 1940-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion picture studios -- California -- Hollywood Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scrapbooks -- 1940-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Programs -- 1940-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion picture industry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion pictures Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
RKO Pictures. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives