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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.
This collection consists of the personal and professional papers of Frances Peck Grover, whose career at the Chicago Tribune (1911-1945) was spent chiefly as movie critic (the first to write under the name "Mae Tinee"). This archive includes family correspondence and photographs, correspondence and pictures of movie stars of the 1920s, and scrapbooks of newspaper columns.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
- Subject: Actresses X
- Northwestern University Archives 9
- Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections 2
- Actresses 9
- Theater 2
- 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
- Film criticism 1
- Improvisation (Acting) 1
- Journalists 1
- Models (Persons) 1
- Motion picture actors and actresses 1
- Novelists, American 1
- Radio actors and actresses 1
- Radio authorship 1
- Radio personalities 1
- Radio scripts 1
- Restaurateurs 1
- Singers 1
- Television soap operas 1
- Women--Suffrage 1 + ∧ less
- Barcroft, Judith, 1942- 1
- Berolzheimer, Isobel, 1900-1937 1
- Chicago tribune 1
- Clara, Lu 'n' Em (Radio program) 1
- Dussault, Nancy 1
- Grover, Frances Peck, 1886-1961 1
- Harris, Ann Lee, 1918-2003 1
- Harris, Barbara, 1935-2018 1
- Mead, Louise, 1905-1969 1
- Miles, Allie Lowe 1
- Mitchell, Helen, 1904-1970 1
- Neal, Patricia, 1926-2010 1
- Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Communication--Students 1
- Reid, Daphne Maxwell 1
- Robins, Elizabeth, 1862-1952 1
- Tinee, Mae 1
- Ward, Donald B., 1919-1994 1
- Ward, Vera Bantz, 1922-2014 1 + ∧ less