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Miner, Jan

Works: 43 works in 126 publications in 5 languages and 2,607 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Children's audiobooks  Juvenile works  Drama  History  Biographical films  Interviews  Filmed interviews  Film adaptations  Television plays, American 
Roles: Narrator, Interviewee, Performer, Actor, Author
Classifications: PZ7.K8352, FIC
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Publications about Jan Miner
Publications by Jan Miner
Publications by Jan Miner, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jan Miner
Most widely held works by Jan Miner
From the mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L Konigsburg( Sound Recording )
28 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,536 libraries worldwide
Having run away with her younger brother to live in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, twelve-year-old Claudia strives to keep things in order in their new home and to become a changed person and a heroine to herself
Lenny by Bob Fosse( visu )
30 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of troubled nightclub comic Lenny Bruce, his wife Honey Harlowe, and his fatal decline through drug addiction
Hedda Gabler ( visu )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
In this 1981 episode of Elliot Norton Reviews, Norton interviews the cast (Jane Alexander, Edward Hermann, and Jan Miner) and director (Edwin Sherin) of Ibsen's play Hedda Gabler
Night must fall ( visu )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Elliot Norton interviews Edwin Sherin, Jan Miner and Bill Sadler, Director and stars of Night Must Fall. Now playing at the Hartman Theatre Company at Boston University
Out of our father's house by Eve Merriam( visu )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Tales of women seeking independence, taken entirely from the real journals of Elizabeth Cady Stanton, 'Mother' Mary Jones and Dr. Anna Howard Shaw
Gertrude Stein and a companion! by Win Wells( visu )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Presents a stage presentation, set in their Paris salon, that celebrates the mutual devotion, respect, and love of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas. Based on Toklas' letters and historical materials
Mr. Popper's penguins by Richard Atwater( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
The unexpected delivery of a large crate containing an Antarctic penguin changes the life and fortunes of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the Polar regions
Casey, crime photographer : snapshots of mystery by George Cukor( file )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Go to the scene of the crime with Jack "Flashgun" Casey, crime photographer for the Morning Express! When he goes out to cover a murder, his pictures do more than just appear in the newspaper. Casey and his girlfriend, reporter Ann Williams, always find some clue in his photos that lead them to delve deeper in to the details of the crime. Together, with the help of Captain Logan of the police department, they crack countless cases. After capturing the culprits, relax with the gang at The Blue Note Cafe,̂ an atmospheric little bar where they chat up Ethelbert, the sardonic barkeep. The background piano music makes you smell the Scotch in the glasses and see the flickering neon haze reflected in the windows from the rainy night outside. Includes 16 digitally restored and remastered episodes.Episodes include: The Red Raincoat 08-29-46; Christmas Shopping 12-19-46; The Surprising Corpse 01-16-47; Box Of Death 04-17-47; King of the Apes 05-01-47; The Laughing Killer 05-08-47; Bright New Star 07-31-47; Death In Lover's Lane 08-07-47; The Chivalrous Gunman 08-14-47; Busman's Holiday 08-21-47; The Life of the Party 12-18-47; The Santa Claus of Bum Boulevard 12-25-47; Music to Die By 02-05-48; Key Witness 02-12-48; Holiday 11-25-48; Road Angel 01-13-54
Casey, crime photographer ( file )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Hard-nosed, hard-drinking but never hard-boiled--here's the crusading cameraman of the Morning Express hot on the trail of sixteen rip-roaring cases: It's Casey, Crime Photographer! Staats Cotsworth stars as Casey, with Jan Miner as Ann Williams, Bernard Lenrow as Captain Logan, and John Gibson as Blue Note bartender Ethelbert--who doles out the drinks while jazz great Herman Chittison plays the piano. Maurice Tarplin, Mercedes McCambridge, Parker Fennelly, Elspeth Eric, Santos Ortega, Ted de Corsia, and more populate the city and perpetrate the crimes--including cases of kidnapping, corruption, arson, blackmail, robbery...and murder.EPISODES INCLUDES: The Reunion 06-03-46; The Handkerchief 09-05-46; Pick Up 05-22-47; Miscarriage of Justice 10-02-47; Wedding Breakfast 10-09-47; Too Many Angels 11-13-47; After Turkey--The Bill 11-27-47; Hot New Year's Party 01-01-48; Queen of the Amazons 01-08-48; The Piggy Bank Robbery 01-29-48; Witchcraft 02-19-48; The Fix 02-26-48; Fog 03-11-48; Cupid Is a Killer 05-19-49; The Upholsterer 11-17-49; The Disappearance of Mr. Dizzel 04-13-50
Boston Blackie ( file )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
A friend to those who have no friends, an enemy to those who make him an enemy! From out of the darkened streets of radio's imagination comes the legendary criminal-turned-crime-fighter Boston Blackie! Starring Chester Morris, radio's first Blackie -- and Richard Kollmar, who became Blackie's true radio voice -- here are twelve great episodes of this beloved crime thriller! Join co-stars Jan Miner, Tony Barrett, Maurice Tarplin, and Lesley Woods in capers of diamonds and double cross, of black markets and blood stains. But, be careful...even Inspector Farraday gets shot!
The veil ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"This fascinating anthology series, dealing with supernatural subject matter, debuted on the ABC network, January 20, 1959, and ran for a total of 96 half-hour episodes. John Newland directs and hosts each week's drama dealing with ghosts, precognition, mental telepathy and other spooky supernatural occurrences--all supposedly based on actual events! Originally sponsored by Alcoa, the series was also titled 'Alcoa Presents'"--Container
Dustin Hoffman 7-movie collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Lenny: Depicts the rise to stardom of comedian Lenny Bruce and his fatal decline through drug addiction
One step beyond ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
From the mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L Konigsburg( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Claudia, feeling misunderstood at home, takes her younger brother, Jamie, and runs away to New York City where she sets up housekeeping in the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Used innocence ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A recreation of the circumstances surrounding Lawrencia Bembenek, a convicted murderess, who escaped from prison, told using experimental narrative structure
The naked city ( visu )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Factory worker Peter Wilkins is fired from his job. In a moment of drunken anger, he threatens reprisal on the company. Shortly afterward, some industrial diamonds are stolen from the factory"--TV guide, June 7, 1961
Jan Miner papers by Jan Miner( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Jan Miner (1917-2004) was an American actor who worked in theater, radio, television, and film. She appeared in the American Shakespeare Festival from 1966 to 1972 and was known for portraying the character of Madge in Palmolive dish soap commercials. The Jan Miner papers (1932-1993) contain clippings, programs, photographs, a scrapbook, and other papers. The collection primarily concerns her work in the theater, though there are also materials related to her work in radio, television, film, and advertisements. A scrapbook documents Miner's life and career between 1932 and 1945; the scrapbook contains clippings, photographs, and programs from performances at the Straw Hat Theatre and elsewhere. The bulk of the collection consists of production files, mostly related to theater productions, dating from 1958 to 1993. Some productions are represented only by one or two items, usually a clipping or a program, while others are represented by extensive clippings, production photographs, contracts, and other materials. Some of the better-represented productions include Dinner at Eight (San Francisco, 1993), Gertrude Stein and a Companion (1985), The Heiress (1976), The Music Keeper (1982), The Show-Off (Olney, Maryland, 1975), Watch on the Rhine (Long Wharf Theatre, 1979, and John Golden Theatre, 1980), The Women (1973), and various American Shakespeare Festival productions. The file for Gertrude Stein and a Companion includes a script. The collection contains a small file on the film Lenny (1974). The collection also contains headshots and general articles about Miner. Material related to Madge and Palmolive advertisements consist mostly of photographs, clippings of print advertisements, and other printed promotional materials; there are also name badges that Miner wore in commercials. The collection includes a small amount of personal material, mostly letters written to Miner
Studio one-- "Julie" ( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
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Jan Miner actrice américaine
Jan Miner actriu estatunidenca
Jan Miner actriz estadounidense
Jan Miner Amerikaans filmacteur
Jan Miner Amerikaans filmactrice
Jan Miner attrice statunitense
Jan Miner US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Miner, Janice
Джэн Майнер
ג'אן מינר שחקנית אמריקאית
English (89)
German (2)
French (2)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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