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Event Photos and Publications

 record group — record carton: RG 007.02 Box 01
Identifier: RG007.02
Scope and Contents This record group documents the activities of the College by the Media Relations Department, and consists of mostly photographs.
Dates: 1995 - 1999

Florence Shapiro Markoff Papers

 
Identifier: MSS 048
Scope and Contents The Florence Markoff Collection consists of materials that span over 70 years, dating between 1937 and 2015. Over half of the collection consists of radio scripts for Markoff's three radio programs: There's a Word for It, Rhode Island Portraits in Sound, and You've Said a Mouthful. Other scripts included in the collection are advertisements and assorted radio programs narrated by Markoff. The collection also contains several drafts of, and the manuscript for, her 2015 book You Said a Mouthful....
Dates: 1937 - 2015

Frank Stanton Collection

 Collection — flat box: MSS 011 Box 01, Box: MSS 011 Item 1
Identifier: MSS 011
Scope and Contents The collection includes materials from Frank Stantons career in broadcast journalism.
Dates: ca. 1935 - 1946

Frederick Reiken's "Day for Night" Collection

 Collection — record carton: MSS 035 Box 01
Identifier: MSS 035
Scope and Contents The collection contains the proofs, notes, and cover designs of Frederick's book "Day for Night". There is also a bound uncorrected advance proof and a hardcopy of the published book.
Dates: April 26, 2010; 2009 - 2010

George McFadden Costume and Set Design Clippings Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 016
Scope and Contents The George McFadden Costume and Set Design Clippings Collection is a collection of materials relating to set and costume design generated by George McFadden throughout his career as a theater designer. Included in the collection are clippings and articles from magazines and newspapers of people, places, designs, objects, artists' work, advertisements and other inspirations; sketches; greeting cards; magazine covers; newspapers; postcards; and photographs, all of which inspired him in some...
Dates: 1926 - 1970

Harry L. Huret and Ellen Marr Spector Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 027
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to the life of Harry L. Huret and Ellen Marr Spector and the gallery dedicated in their honor. Much of the material relates to Huret's life and works as a lyricist, composer, cartoonist and lecturer while a subseries is dedicated to Spector's life and work as a singer and performer. The collection includes photographs, personal and professional correspondence, newspaper clippings, sheet music, lecture notes, original writings, biographical materials,...
Dates: 1928 - 2004

Harvey Orkin Collection

 Collection — document case: ACC-MSS 016 Box 01
Identifier: ACC-MSS 016
Scope and Contents The Harvey Orkin Collection predominately contains materials about the latter part of Orkin's life. As a television writer and talent agent, Orkin corresponded with many known writers and actors such as Peter Sellers, John Cleese, Richard Burton, and Robert Redford. Many of these letters, along with personal correspondence with his family, has been included. Photographs of Orkin and his wife, Gisela Orkin, are also maintained in this collection. Materials authored by Orkin himself such as...
Dates: 1958 - 1975

Helen Shea Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 019
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to the life of Helen Shea. The collection includes photographs, costumes, programs, original works, correspondence, and other materials from her career as a dancer. The material dates from approximately 1920 to 1999, with the majority produced during the span of her dancing career, from about 1920 to 1942. The bulk of the material is made up of photographs, original writings, and correspondence regarding Shea's best-known performance piece, Leda and...
Dates: Bulk; 1920 - 1999

Henry Winkler Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ACC-MSS 017
Scope and Contents The collection contains the records of Henry Winkler. There are film reels of Run, Don't Walk and I Can Handle It. There are also 345 VHS tapes, 17 U-Matic tapes, and 14 DVDs of his acting, directing, and producing projects. Photographs, newspaper clippings, and magazine depicting Henry's professional and personal life are available in addition to the scripts of various television shows and movies. The collection also contains Hank Zipzer book series manuscripts, illustrations, correspondence,...
Dates: 1945 - 2006

Howard Atlee Heinlen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 024
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials collected by Howard Atlee Heinlen during his career as a press representative for New York theater productions from the 1950s to the 1980s. It also extends to his later return to acting in the 1990s and his continued correspondences though the 2000s. Materials consist mainly of photographs of productions and actors used for publicity, the press releases written by Heinlen, Playbills, and newspaper clippings. There are also press questionnaires and...
Dates: 1951 - 2013

Howard Camner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: ACC-MSS 021
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials created and collected by Howard Camner between approximately 1976 and 2012 as part of his career as a poet, playwright, screenplay writer, and producer. It includes multiple books written by Camner, including his biography Turbulence at 67 Inches and the Pulitzer Prize nominated Poems from the Mud Room. There are also three original screenplys written by Camner.AV materials include...
Dates: 1976 - 2012

Howard Storm Script Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC-MSS 009
Scope and Contents The Howard Storms Scripts Collection contains the unbound scripts of television episodes that Howard Storm directed. A large number of the scripts in this collection are from the television series "Mork and Mindy" that aired from 1978-1982. The scripts in this collection date from 1978-1981.The rest of the collection consists of scripts from twenty-seven other series of episodes he directed. These range from one to five episodes per series. Also included are a few screenplays that...
Dates: 1975 - 2003

Jack Stein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 015
Scope and Contents The Jack Stein Collection contains a wide variety of materials ranging from photographs of television studios and movie sets to items of makeup developed by Stein's brand. Spanning nearly a century, the collection covers many aspects of Stein's career at Emerson College including photos and programs of stage productions and materials from the classes he instructed in the Drama Department. Stein worked in various studios around New England and the Boston area and the collection contains several...
Dates: 1926-1992

Jackson-Dowd Theater Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 009
Scope and Contents The Jackson-Dowd Theater Collection includes journals, theater programs, flyers, and newspaper clippings. The journals list theater productions in US and Canadian cities from 1880-1977, with the bulk of the journals addressing Boston and New York City productions. Programs and flyers document Boston and New York City productions from1926-1993, with a minimal amount of programs for non-Boston area Massachusetts productions. Since Jackson died in 1977, later performances must have been attended...
Dates: 1880 - 1993

Jan Murray Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC-MSS 008
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the original footage of several episodes of game shows hosted by Jan Murray on 16mm film reels. The footage was transferred from the original reels to Betacam tape, from which DVD reference copies were made. Most of the transfers are Kinescope transfer, with the exception of the "Jan Murray Travelogue" footage, which was a 16mm reversal transfer. The footage, dating from the mid-to-late 1950s, consists of episodes from Dollar-A-Second, Jan Murray Time, and Treasure...
Dates: 1936 - 2007

Janis Paige Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 023
Scope and Contents The Collection documents the career and professional achievements of Janis Paige, an actress and singer. The materials include every filmed episodes of It's Always Jan along with the corresponding script. The collection also includes videos of film, t.v., and live musical performances by Janis Paige, scripts, musical scores, photographs, and other memorabilia from her career.
Dates: c. 1950's - 2010's

Jim Mulholland Comedy Materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC-MSS 014
Scope and Contents Materials include published books on a variety of comedy related subjects as well as original scripts written by Jim Mulholland.
Dates: c. 1970 - 2015

John M. Kittross Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 038
Scope and Contents The John M. Kittross papers contain materials that revolve around Kittross's career and relationship with Emerson College, Emerson College Faculty, and Emerson College students. Kittross held a number of roles throughout his professional relationship with Emerson College. Correspondence is the bulk of the materials in Kittross's collection, as his roles as academic dean and provost required frequent communication with department and college leaders. Supplementing correspondence, the second most...
Dates: 1976-1997

Kim McLarin and President Johnson Sirleaf Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-059
Scope and Contents Professor Kim McLarin served as ghostwriter for Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's 2010 memoir, titled This Child Will Be Great: Memoir of a Remarkable Life by Africa's First Woman President. This collection contains materials used in the writing and research of the book, including typed and handwritten manuscript drafts and notes by Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Professor Kim McLarin, speeches and writings by the president, historical newspaper and magazine clippings, political campaign materials,...
Dates: 1969 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1997 - 2007

Larry Mintz Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC-MSS 007
Scope and Contents The collection contains the files of Larry Mintz as well as books, videos, and tapes related to the field of comedy. The files contain humor and analysis related to the subject of the folder in addition to newspaper clippings and essays related to the subject of each file. The books contain information regarding the analysis, exploration, and history of humor. Topics covered include comedian biographies, regional humor, history, and discussion of comedy formats. This audio/visual component of...
Dates: 1954 - 2005

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