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Talks Trash, 1996

 Item — Box: ACC-MSS 004 Box 40
Identifier: ACC-MSS 004-2

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

The series documents popular radio series that were broadcast during the early 1930s through the late 1950s, and the popular forms of stand-up and improvisational comedy of the mid 20th and early 21st centuries. Highlights are recordings of "Our Miss Brooks," in which Eve Arden portrays a sarcastic high school English teacher; recordings by the Monty Python comedy troupe, who made significant contributions to American comedy and popular culture; "The Bickersons," a radio situation comedy featuring a married couple similar to the Bundy's From "Married With Children;" and "Barrel Fever and Other Stories" by David Sedaris, which contains "The SantaLand Diaries." There is duplication of material contained in this series and in Series 1.


  • 1996


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

The collection contains records in English

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.


From the Series: 12 cubic feet

Physical Location



Good Time TSD-7

Repository Details

Part of the Emerson College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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