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Ed Jackson "Book of Radio Personalities" Scrapbook , 1933-1941

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Collector:
Jackson, H. Edwin 1907-1989
Donor:
Smith, Annette
Subject:
Allen, Gracie
Ameche, Don
Astaire, Fred
Benny, Jack 1894-1974
Bergen, Edgar
Brice, Fanny
Burns, George 1896-
Cantor, Eddie 1892-1964
Crosby, Bing 1904-1977
Durante, Jimmy
Durbin, Deanna
Eddy, Nelson 1901-1967
Froman, Jane 1907-1980
Jolson, Al d. 1950
Lillie, Beatrice
Livingston, Mary
Meredith, Burgess 1907-1997
Nelson, Ozzie
Oakie, Jack 1903-1978
Skinner, Cornelia Otis 1901-
ValleĢe, Rudy 1901-1986
Whiteman, Paul 1890-1967
Woollcott, Alexander 1887-1943
Wynn, Ed 1886-1966
Mills Brothers
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. : 1 box ; 1 item, 15" x 33"
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Scrapbooks
Publicity photographs
Signatures (names)
Clippings
Date:
1933
1933-1941
1930-1940
1930-1950
20th century
Notes:
Radio fan and collector of radio memorabilia.
Summary:
One homemade scrapbook created and compiled by H. Edwin Jackson. The book contains photographs, some autographed, news clippings, and commercially printed reproductions of photographs of numerous radio and entertainment personalities from 1933 forward. The arrangement of the book and its artwork was the creation of Jackson. Many pages have photographs and/or news items of additional personalities associated with the featured personality.
Subjects include: The Mills Brothers, Ruth Etting, Fred Allen with Portland Hoffa and Jack Smart, Lanny Ross, Phil Baker, Ireene [?] Wicker, The Pickens Sisters, Raymond, Knight, Clara (Louise Starkey), Lu (Isobel Carothers) n' Em (Helen King), Phil Harris and Leah Ray, Vera Van, George Burns and Gracie Allen, Gladys Swarthout, Jeanie Lang, Myrt and Marge, Helen Jepson, Jack Benny and Mary Livingston, Deanna Durbin, Helen Morgan, Jimmy Durante, Alexander Woolcott, The Boswell Sisters, Edwin C. Hill, Cornelia Otis Skinner, Paul Whiteman, Jessica Dragonette, Dave Rubinoff, Little Jackie Heller, Joe Penner, Mildred Bailey, Olga Albani, Vivienne Segal, Ed Wynn, Beatrice Lillie, Burgess Meredith, Dorothy Page, Bing Crosby, Rosa Ponselle, Stoopnagle and Budd, Grace Moore, Frank Crumit and Julia Sanderson, Frances Langford, Conrad Thibault, Ozzie Nelson and Harriet Hilliard, Bobby Breen, Jack Pearl, The Big Show, Olsen (Ole Olsen) and Johnson (Chick Johnson), Ramona, Rudy Vallee, The Easy Aces, Annette Hanshaw, Ben Bernie, Alice Faye, Charles Winninger, Ray Perkins, Eddie Cantor, Irene Rich, The Weiner Minstrels, Frank Parker, Jane Froman, Walter O'Keefe, James Melton, Al Jolson, Donald Novis, Morton Downey, The First Nighter (Charles P. Hughes), Lawrence Tibbett, Fred Astaire, Abe Lyman, Ethel Shutta, Fanny Brice, Joe Cook, Ken Murray, Jack Oakie, Tony Wans, Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians, Bob Burns, Don Ameche, Nelson Eddy, Ted Bergman, Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy.
Cite as:
Ed Jackson "Book of Radio Personalities" Scrapbook , 1933-1941, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Annette Smith
Topic:
Radio comedies
Radio programs
Radio
Celebrities
Local number:
2004.3049 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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