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Creators:
Hervey, Wilna, 1894-1979
Dates:
1883-1985
Size:
4.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hervwiln
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist and silent film actress Wilna Hervey and her lifelong companion painter Nan Mason date from 1883 through 1985 and measure 4.9 linear feet. The collection is comprised mostly of letters to Hervey and Mason from friends, colleagues, and Mason's father, Dan Mason, also a silent film actor. Also found are personal photographs and snapshots, Hervey's handwritten memoirs, as well as twelve folders of Dan Mason's papers.

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Dates:
circa 1930-1995
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0752
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Series 3 is arranged into five subseries by type of celebrity. Most of the paper dolls were produced in the 1930s, 40s and 50s. However, publishers continued to find them highly popular among consumers in later decades. Subseries 3.1, Film Stars, circa 1930-1995, features a large variety of movie stars from silent film stars like Rudolph Valenti...

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Creators:
Myrow, Josef
Gordon, Mack, 1904-1959
Dates:
1926-1977, undated
Size:
1 motion picture film
3 Cubic feet (9 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1363
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Mack Gordon (1904-1959) was a prolific and successful songwriter, lyricist, and composer. He composed songs for stage and screen. He and Harry Warren won the Academy Award for Best Song in 1943.

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Daytime TV Magazine.
Dates:
July 1982
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 11.0" x 8.1".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0107
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Six photo insets of various soap opera stars.

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Creators:
Daytime TV Magazine.
Dates:
October 1982
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 11.0" x 8.1".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0107
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Five photo insets of various soap opera stars.

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Creators:
Naff, Alixa, 1919-2013
Dates:
Circa 1925
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (5.4" x 9.7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0078
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Templin, Roger P.
Cultural History, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Dates:
1868-1897
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0779
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Cigar/cigarette cards and cabinet photographs portraying actors (male and female) from the late 19th century. The photographs are predominantly American actors but some English and French performers are also included. Some of the more prominent persons represented are Lulu Glaser, Francis Wilson, and Georgia Cayvan, plus others listed below.

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Creators:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Dates:
1933
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1902-1953, undated
Level:
series
Size:
0.8 Linear feet (Boxes 2-3)
Collection ID:
AAA.robemary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains correspondence with actors, dancers, playwrights, theatre patrons, dance and theatre organizations and clubs, and individual theatres, as well as related materials collected by Roberts. Folders may contain a variety of material, including letters, invitations, photographs, programs and event booklets, news clippings, and other ...

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Creators:
Naff, Alixa, 1919-2013
Dates:
1926
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (3.2" x 4.7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0078
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Actors Abraham Hobaica, Hawa Mandour, and Russa Manbour at the Conkling School.

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