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Frederick Johnson Papers

Identifier: 55/52

American soap opera writer Frederick Johnson has worked on All My Children, As the World Turns, The Bold and The Beautiful, Days of Our Lives, Guiding Light, One Life to Live, and The Young and The Restless. The collection includes episode outlines and scripts spanning 1989-2010.

Dates: 1989-2007; Other: Date acquired: 01/05/2017

Paul Ableman collection on Green Julia

Identifier: MS19

Author and playwright Paul Ableman was born June 13, 1927, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England. This collection of typescripts is comprised of the drafts for Green Julia, including the original typescript, three subsequent versions, and the final script.

Dates: approximately 1960s

Radio/Television/Film Department Academic and Course Files

Identifier: 20/31

The Academic and Course Files of the Radio/Television/Film Department are arranged in 4 subseries: graduate program materials; course materials; student papers; and grade sheets. They include reading lists; copies of M.A. comprehensive and Ph.D. final examinations; correspondence with and concerning graduate students; reading lists; handouts; quizzes and examinations; and script excerpts used for classroom discussions or class projects.

Dates: 1946-1980

Simon Ottenberg Papers

Identifier: 35/29

Simon Ottenberg is emeritus professor of Anthropology at the University of Washington, Seattle, where he was a faculty member from 1955-1991. He received his PhD from Northwestern University in 1957. His advisor was Melville J. Herskovits, founder of the Program of African Studies. He is a noted scholar of African art, particularly Nigerian art.

Dates: 1950s-2000s

General Seeger by Ira Levin Production Archive

Identifier: MS134

Playwright Ira Levin was born in New York in 1929. He was twenty-two when he wrote his first novel, the thriller A Kiss Before Dying, and twenty-five when he wrote his first play, the popular adaptation of Mac Hyman's No Time for Sergeants. Other plays include the comedy hit Critic's Choice, the musical Drat! The Cat!, the thriller Veronica's Room, and Deathtrap. His novels include Rosemary's Baby , The Stepford Wives, and The Boys from Brazil.

Dates: 1961-1962

Records of the Waa-Mu Show

Identifier: 52/1
Abstract Northwestern's Waa-Mu Show, the musical revue that helped to launch the careers of dozens of Broadway and Hollywood performers, has been a campus tradition since 1929. The goal of the annual show is to celebrate all aspects of musical theater and highlight the talents of undergraduate student performers. The Records of the Waa-Mu Show are organized chronologically by year and listed under the name of the show for each year. The files typically include correspondence, thank you and...
Dates: 1929-1992

Jean Cantwell-Sheldon Harnick Papers

Identifier: 31/6/106

Sheldon Harnick is a lyricist of numerous musical productions performed at broadway and other musical theatres and operas. As a major in violin at NU School of Music he began writing lyrics for the Waa-Mu show. In 1960 he won the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize, and was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 1993. He lives with his wife in New York City.

Dates: 1947-2011; Other: Date acquired: 02/07/2013

Robert S. Breen (1909-1991) Papers

Identifier: 20/42
Abstract Professor Robert S. Breen joined the faculty of the Northwestern University in 1947. Professor Breen’s distinguished academic career included his originating and refining the concept of Chamber Theatre. Chamber Theatre, now widely known and used, permitted the dramatic presentation of fiction and non-fiction without the artificial elimination of the narrator which more traditional dramatizations required. Readers' Theatre, the ensemble presentation of dramatic literature, were also a...
Dates: 1909-1992

Photographs of the Waa-Mu Show

Identifier: 75/52/1
Abstract Waa-Mu is a musical review created and performed by Northwestern students since 1929. The series consists of photographic prints and other images documenting most Waa-Mu Shows from the period 1929-1991. Images appear in a variety of physical formats and sizes; nearly all are black-and-white. The vast bulk of the prints is the work of skilled professional photographers; some photographs are by talented Northwestern students while a small percentage appears to be the product of less proficient...
Dates: 1929-2001

Joan Wagner Beck (1923-1998), 1941-1954 Papers

Identifier: 31/6/203

Joan Wagner Beck (September 5, 1923-December 11, 1998) was a columnist and trailblazer at the Chicago Tribune, where she was the first woman with a regular column in the editorial or op-ed pages, the first woman in charge of a daily section and the first woman to serve on the paper’s editorial board.

Dates: 1941-1954

James F. Coakley Papers

Identifier: 20/78

James F. Coakley joined Northwestern University's theatre faculty as Assistant Professor of Theatre in 1971.  The James F. Coakley Papers, spanning the years from 1960 through 1993, comprise three boxes and are arranged in seven sub-series: biographical materials, education, scripts, publications, research, correspondence, and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1961-1993; Other: Date acquired: 01/08/2009

Garry Marshall (1934-2016) papers, 1930-2024

Identifier: 31/6/229
Abstract The Garry Marshall papers consists of the professional and personal papers of screenwriter, film director, producer, and actor, Garry Marshall (1934-2016). Marshall is known best known for creating hit sitcoms such as Happy Days and Laverne & Shirley, as well as directing major films, including Pretty Woman, Runaway Bride, and The...
Dates: 1930-2024

Records of the Northwestern University Outing Club

Identifier: 31/6/78

The Northwestern University Outing Club was founded by Ellie Reed Lewis in the fall of 1965. The purpose of the club was to encourage students to get involved in a variety of outdoor activities. The NUOC also by encouraged students to gain leadership skills and to become environmental activists. The Records of the Northwestern University Outing Club fill one box and span the years 1965 to 1980. The materials consist of committee records and newsletters and are arranged chronologically.

Dates: 1965-1980

Feminine Footprints Collection

Identifier: MS206
Abstract Feminine Footprints was a 13-week radio series created by Carolyn Armenta Davis and aired by the Mutual Black Network to forty affiliated stations across the United States starting on March 6, 1978. It consisted of 65 one-minute vignettes dedicated to highlighting outstanding Black women’s achievements. The Feminine Footprints Collection includes content from the series, such as reel-to-reel tape recordings of the program and...
Dates: 1973 - 1978; 1982; 1989; 1994; 2000 - 2003

Eleanor F. Lewis (1882-1961) Papers

Identifier: 9/3/1

The papers of Eleanor F. Lewis (1882-1861) document her life and career at Northwestern University Library. The collection spans the years 1900-1977; the bulk of the materials relate to her retirement in 1948. Materials in this collection include: biographical materials; correspondence; articles; bibliographies; and a speech.

Dates: 1900-1977

Lawrence Pressman (1939-) Papers

Identifier: 31/6/189

The Lawrence Pressman Papers contain 26 boxes encompassing biographic information from Pressman’s schooling at Northwestern University, scripts and related materials collected from his production binders (television, theatre, and film), reviews and publicity, and a selection of artifacts, including awards and a scrapbook of his college years.

Dates: 1936 - 2017

Administrative Records of Triquarterly

Identifier: 58/2
Abstract The TriQuarterly Administrative Records span the years 1964 to 1997 and fill 21 boxes. Files cover a wide range of material. Budgets, internal reviews, and correspondence with bookstores and distributors are all included. The bulk of the files, however, concern funding requests to various foundations and grant-making organizations, most notably the Illinois Arts Council, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Lila Wallace Reader's Digest Fund, and the John...
Dates: 1964-1997

Robert Harvey Gault (1874-1971) Papers

Identifier: 11/3/23/2

Robert Harvey Gault taught psychology at Northwestern University from 1909 to 1940. His papers consist chiefly of his writings, both published and unpublished; they include biographical materials and some correspondence.

Dates: 1909-1972

Records of the Northwestern University Library Exhibits Committee

Identifier: 9/1/5
Abstract These records document the activities of Northwestern University Library's Exhibits Committee, created January, 1985, which is responsible for coordinating, scheduling, supervising and allocating funds for the planning and preparation of displays in the exhibit cases of Level 1 of the Main Library. The history and mission of the organization are described in the Library's newsletter, The Lantern's Core, and in the policies and procedures memorandum #PPM 882a-882e, as well as in the annual...
Dates: 1984-1998

Otto L. Heinle (1901-1977) Papers

Identifier: 55/14

The papers of accountant and German instructor Otto Ludwig Heinle consist of biographical materials, personal correspondence, and materials relating to Heinle's education, teaching career, and musical interests.

Dates: 1918-1977

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