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Papers, 1927-1966.

Author: Fred Allen
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Correspondence, scripts, jokes, sketches, transcripts (typewritten), notes, testimonials, theater programs, clippings, and photos, chiefly relating to Allen's radio shows, reflecting radio before television and the difficulty radio entertainers had in adapting to television. Persons represented include Tallulah Bankhead, Jack Benny, Abe Burrows, Charlie Cantor, Jimmy Durante, Leo Durocher, Jackie Gleason, Allen's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Testimonials
Scripts
Named Person: Tallulah Bankhead; Jack Benny; Abe Burrows; Charles Cantor; Jimmy Durante; Leo Durocher; Jackie Gleason; Portland Hoffa; Bob Hope; James Mason; Burgess Meredith; Tallulah Bankhead; Jack Benny; Abe Burrows; Charles Cantor; Jimmy Durante; Leo Durocher; Jackie Gleason; Portland Hoffa; Bob Hope; James Mason; Burgess Meredith
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Allen
OCLC Number: 28498064
Description: 26.4 linear ft.

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Correspondence, scripts, jokes, sketches, transcripts (typewritten), notes, testimonials, theater programs, clippings, and photos, chiefly relating to Allen's radio shows, reflecting radio before television and the difficulty radio entertainers had in adapting to television. Persons represented include Tallulah Bankhead, Jack Benny, Abe Burrows, Charlie Cantor, Jimmy Durante, Leo Durocher, Jackie Gleason, Allen's wife, Portland Hoffa, Bob Hope, James Mason, and Burgess Meredith.

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