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Abstract Nancy Dussault (1936- ), a graduate of Northwestern University's School of Music (1957), is a singer and actress. Her long career includes starring roles in many Broadway musicals and on television. Her collection spans the years 1936-2014 and contains mostly scripts, programs, and news clippings from performances, along with some personal and biographical materials and correspondence.
Abstract The Barbara Harris (1935-2018) Papers consists of 3 boxes devoted to materials related to the actress’s career on stage, film, and television. The materials span the years 1961 to 2011 and includes biographical materials, playbills, teaching notes, photographs, VHS and audiocassette tapes, and 1.86 gigabytes of digitized files.
Dates: 1961 - 2018
Abstract Ann Lee Harris, 1939 graduate of Northwestern University, was an actor and restauranteur. The Ann Lee papers consist largely of newspaper clippings documenting Lee’s life and career; photographs; and playbills from specific productions in which she appeared.
Dates: 1937-2003, n.d.
Abstract The Papers of Allie Lowe Miles (1894-1977)--a radio personality, advice columnist, writer, and actor--document Miles’ professional career and personal life, and include clippings, publications, correspondence, documents, radio ephemera and recordings, photographs, and artifacts.
Abstract The personal papers of stage, movie, and television actress Patricia Neal fill 80 boxes and span the years 1926-2011. The papers comprehensively document both Neal’s professional career and personal life. Materials include clippings, correspondence, documents, theatre and movie ephemera, photographs, and artifacts.
Dates: 1926-2011; Other: Date acquired: 01/10/2011
Abstract Clara, Lu ‘n’ Em, one of the first radio soap operas (1930-1946), was created, written, and performed by three Northwestern University alumnae (Louise Starkey Mead, Isobel Carothers Berolzheimer, and Helen King Mitchell), who assumed the roles of small-town housewives exchanging gossip and opinions. The records include scripts, clippings, photographs, artifacts, and promotional materials.
Dates: 1923 - 2014; Other: Majority of material found within 1930 - 1946; Other: Date acquired: 07/03/2013
Abstract Daphne Maxwell Reid, a graduate of Northwestern University's Weinberg College of Arts and Science class in 1970, is a model, actress, fashion designer, photographer, and author. Her collection spans the years 1951-2018 and contains biographical materials, correspondence, modeling photos, acting scripts, original clothing from her fashion line, photography, and books.
Dates: 1951 - 2018
Abstract Donald and Vera Ward were married graduates of Northwestern University with influential careers in the middle of the 20th century in Chicago-based radio, television, theatre, and the ministry. Donald’s successful and varied career spanned radio and television, Christian ministry, and higher education. Although her husband left the world of performing arts to become a Congregational pastor in 1959, the stage and screen remained Vera’s life’s work: she appeared in several acclaimed plays and...
- Actresses 7
- Advice columnists 1
- African American fashion designers 1
- Authors, American--20th century 1
- Clergy 1
- College theater 1
- Congregational churches--Clergy 1
- Evanston (Ill.) 1
- Fashion designers 1
- Improvisation (Acting) 1
- Models (Persons) 1
- Radio actors and actresses 1
- Radio authorship 1
- Radio personalities 1
- Radio scripts 1
- Restaurateurs 1
- Singers 1
- Theater 1 ∧ less
- Berolzheimer, Isobel, 1900-1937 1
- Clara, Lu 'n' Em (Radio program) 1
- Dussault, Nancy 1
- Harris, Ann Lee, 1918-2003 1
- Harris, Barbara, 1935-2018 1