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"Comedy Night"

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1987
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Woman's Building records
Woman's Building records / Series 3: Gallery Programs / 3.3: Performance Art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99683c8ab-6a7d-452b-8207-a82ea4fd0cba
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref859

Divine Comedy

Collection Creator:
Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 62
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1943-1946
Scope and Contents note:
(A. Tedesco and Doubleday, Doran, and Co.)
Collection Restrictions:
The bulk of the collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Access to undigitized portions requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Steuart Curry and Curry family papers, 1900-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Steuart Curry and Curry family papers
John Steuart Curry and Curry family papers / Series 3: Correspondence and Project Files / Book Illustration Projects
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9150820c0-a313-44fc-86cd-c1235ad22b1e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-currjohn-ref69

The Amateur Comedy Club, Inc.

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5154, Frame 362-365
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Rockwell Kent papers / Series 1: Alphabetical Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95e5157ba-8ed8-495f-a16c-34132cbc39ac
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref104

"The Awakening of Emma: A Comedy in One Act"

Collection Creator:
Brinley, Putnam  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1908
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Daniel Putnam Brinley and Kathrine Sanger Brinley papers, 1879-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Daniel Putnam Brinley and Kathrine Sanger Brinley papers
Daniel Putnam Brinley and Kathrine Sanger Brinley papers / Series 3: Writings and Notes / 3.1: Writings and Notes by Daniel Putnam Brinley
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b4d0f50c-d6ca-413b-a933-2db04f7d36b5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-brindani-ref99

The Dancing Ashwells / Mr. and Mrs. Blessing & Co. presentng their dramatic comedy: [newspaper clippings]

Collector:
Billings, Essa  Search this
Collection Creator:
Plunkett, Billy, Mrs.  Search this
Merriam, Eva Billings  Search this
Merriam, Billy  Search this
Christiani, Norman, Mrs.  Search this
Billings, Gay  Search this
Billings, Essa  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 13.8" x 8.2".)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
Circa 1910
Scope and Contents:
Miscellaneous clippings about vaudeville acts. Clippings are glued into a ledger used as a scrapbook.
Local Numbers:
AC0079-0000006 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
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.
Topic:
Vaudeville  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Collection Citation:
Billings-Merriam Family Vaudeville Scrapbooks, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Billings-Merriam Family Vaudeville Scrapbooks
Billings-Merriam Family Vaudeville Scrapbooks / Merriam Trio scrapbook (includes loose material), pages 225-398
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f83f20ad-273d-4845-bdf8-30064a60ca32
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0079-ref543

Comedy

Collection Performer:
Basie, Count, 1904-  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Jamal, Ahmad, 1930-  Search this
Robinson, Bill, 1878-1949  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Collection Collector:
Smith, Ernie  Search this
Extent:
1 Motion picture film
Container:
Reel AC0491-OF0348
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Scope and Contents note:
Descriptive Summary: 250f., b&w, an Archives Center compilation reel:

1. Pigmeat Markam, "It's Some Bull" routine

2. Stump and Stumpy, probably the "We've Got Rhythm to Spare" production number from Boarding House Blues, 1948

3. Step'in Fetchit, comedy introduction to "Moo Cow Boogie"
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection / Series 2: Additional Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b0c48d4c-8777-4a36-8c12-184e040d1ed5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0491-ref2338

Dante's Inferno, Divine Comedy

Collection Creator:
Mazur, Michael, 1935-2009  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Michael Mazur Papers, circa 1936-2016. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Michael Mazur papers
Michael Mazur papers / Series 10: Photographic Materials / 10.1: Photographic Materials by Subject
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e42dbfb6-f135-43d1-ac2c-53ff4227f6c1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-mazumich-ref307

Potluck: Dancing and Comedy Routines

Collection Creator:
National Congress of American Indians  Search this
Extent:
2 Videocassettes (U-matic)
Container:
Box 44
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Videocassettes (u-matic)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
UM0029-UM0030
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish or broadbast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); National Congress of American Indians Audio and Film Recordings, Box Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Congress of American Indians Audio and Film Recordings
National Congress of American Indians Audio and Film Recordings / Series 2: Chronological Events
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv42513b516-5b24-48a4-bfe5-4e95aaae2046
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-010-001-ref536

WNYC Show #76 Country Comedy II

Collection Creator:
Horstman, Dorothy, 1930-1999  Search this
Cline, Patsy  Search this
Horstman, Madi  Search this
Horstman, Fritzi  Search this
Mare, Frank  Search this
Lynn, Loretta  Search this
Snow, Hank  Search this
Rodgers, Jimmie  Search this
Williams, Hank (Harold), 1934- (musician)  Search this
Tubb, Ernest  Search this
Acuff, Roy  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (1/4" tape, seven-inch reel, recorded at 7.5 ips, 29 minutes 52 seconds)
Container:
Box 24
Type:
Archival materials
Audio
Sound recordings
Date:
created: 9/05/1974, aired: 9/08/1974
Scope and Contents:
Lil' Jimmy Dickens, "Sleeping At the Foot of the Bed" (1949); Charlie Parker & Mac Woolbright, "The Man Who Wrote Home Sweet Home Never Was a Married Man" (c. 1920s); Lulu Belle Wiseman, "Daffy Over Taffy" Ken Marvin & Rollin Sullivan ("Lonzo & Oscar"), "I'm My Own Grandpa" Robert Lun, The Original Talking Bluesman (title or nickname?) Polly Possum, "Sad Singing and Slow Riding"; Hank Williams, "Fly Trouble"; Don Bowman, "Chet Atkins, Make Me " Star"
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research and access to user copies of tapes, on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions. Fritzi and Madi Horstman retain all rights to these recordings. Contact the Archives Center for more information.
Collection Citation:
Dorothy Horstman Oral History Field and Radio Show Recordings, 1959-1999, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Dorothy Horstman Oral History Field and Radio Show Recordings
Dorothy Horstman Oral History Field and Radio Show Recordings / Series 3: WNYC Radio Shows Original Recordings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep895ceb169-892c-45fc-8ebd-74d061c77e71
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0723-ref1580

Comedy Awards Program

Collection Donor:
Soul Train Holdings, LLC  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1993
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
Soul Train Music Awards Records, 1987-2004, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1223, Subseries 1.4
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Soul Train Music Awards Records
Soul Train Music Awards Records / Series 1: Award Programs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c96daa62-9064-42f0-b495-208cb8efa3f9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1223-ref46

Peter Ustinov Comedy Program

Collection Creator:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound cassette
Container:
Box 3, Item 5
Type:
Archival materials
Audio [31027000778023]
Sound cassettes
Date:
circa 1970
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Dorothy Gees Seckler collection of sound recordings relating to art and artists, 1962-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Dorothy Gees Seckler Collection of Sound Recordings Relating to Art and Artists
Dorothy Gees Seckler Collection of Sound Recordings Relating to Art and Artists / Series 2: Broadcast Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9afcbe358-0ecc-4c2b-82a8-84b2e54bb6e8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-seckdoro-ref76

Divine Comedy/Dante Window

Collection Creator:
Oakley, Violet, 1874-1961  Search this
Container:
Box 31, Folder 35-37
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1915
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' research center in Washington, D.C.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Violet Oakley papers, 1941-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Violet Oakley papers
Violet Oakley papers / Series 3: Notes and Writings / 3.6: Projects, Dante
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ceb3d075-c5a8-47e1-b760-cc4da5efc4ea
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-oaklviol-ref327

Divine Comedy, Dramatic Reading

Collection Creator:
Oakley, Violet, 1874-1961  Search this
Container:
Box 31, Folder 39
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' research center in Washington, D.C.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Violet Oakley papers, 1941-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Violet Oakley papers
Violet Oakley papers / Series 3: Notes and Writings / 3.6: Projects, Dante
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95165c7e3-99fa-4994-9831-2236655db185
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-oaklviol-ref329

Early Dance and Comedy Circle

Collection Creator:
Crimmins, John Daniel, 1844-1917 (contractor)  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
January 30, 1888
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
John D. Crimmins Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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John D. Crimmins Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81a9fb0dd-18ff-4c53-bcdc-dd0d0a82c7fb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0398-ref81

Comedy Theatre, "The Bad Man"

Container:
Box 1, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1921
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
Phillip Graneto Broadway Theater Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Phillip Graneto Broadway Theater Collection
Phillip Graneto Broadway Theater Collection / Series 4: Broadway Theater Programs (New York, New York)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c94cba2f-3e5d-4bd6-a5d4-a488a96adb06
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1486-ref44

"Comedy, many spots, spanish, Gilda"

Collection Creator:
WKAQ (Television station : San Juan, Puerto Rico)  Search this
WNJU (Television station : New York, NY)  Search this
Telemundo Group, Inc.  Search this
Univisión (Television network)  Search this
Mirós, Gilda  Search this
Aguilar, Héctor  Search this
Gazcón, Edgardo  Search this
Extent:
1 Videodiscs (DVD)
Container:
Box 14, Item 12
Type:
Archival materials
Videodiscs (dvd)
Date:
1989
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
Spanish Language Broadcasting Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Spanish Language Broadcasting Collection
Spanish Language Broadcasting Collection / Series 1: Gilda Mirós / 1.2: Audiovisual Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c48b24d4-8665-41b7-bb60-d3178dbb6f3e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1404-ref759

Comedy & Tragedy: Spring 1989 - 1 tape

Container:
Box 2 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-121, Smithsonian Associates. Campus on the Mall, Program Recordings
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Program Recordings
Program Recordings / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa90-121-refidd1e615

Album, Illustration of Dante's Divine Comedy

Collection Creator:
Mazur, Michael, 1935-2009  Search this
Container:
Box 16, Folder 14-15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 2005
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Michael Mazur Papers, circa 1936-2016. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Michael Mazur papers
Michael Mazur papers / Series 10: Photographic Materials / 10.1: Photographic Materials by Subject / Dante's Inferno, Divine Comedy
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d4a5b7f5-a81a-4d58-886a-a20f534b810a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-mazumich-ref311

"Photography and Comedy," Photographic Resource Center, Boston

Collection Creator:
Kozloff, Max  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Max Kozloff papers, circa 1950-2015. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Max Kozloff papers
Max Kozloff papers / Series 4: Writings / Lectures
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9215dfe5f-072c-4d2c-aadb-a605f9073d66
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kozlmax-ref131

Go West comedy scenes vaudeville tour

Collection Artist:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Collection Collector:
Marx, Groucho (Julius Henry), 1890-1977 (comedian)  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Reference copies of audiovisual materials must be used. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
Groucho Marx Collection, 1911-1978, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Groucho Marx Collection
Groucho Marx Collection / Series 3: Scripts and Sketches
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89c4ced2a-9d52-456f-8d8e-6a7549bb0944
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0269-ref87

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