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Julia Sanderson papers

Title
Julia Sanderson papers, 1913-1935 (bulk 1913-1928).
Author
Sanderson, Julia, 1887-1975.
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StatusVol/DateFormatAccessCall NumberItem Location
Box 1Mixed materialSupervised use *T-Mss 1962-001 Box 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 2Mixed materialSupervised use *T-Mss 1962-001 Box 2Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 3Mixed materialSupervised use *T-Mss 1962-001 Box 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 4Mixed materialSupervised use *T-Mss 1962-001 Box 4Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

Details

Additional Authors
Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945.
Description
2 lin. ft. (4 oversized boxes).
Subjects
Genre/Form
Scrapbooks.
Access (note)
  • Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Source (note)
  • Julia Sanderson
Biography (note)
  • Julia Sanderson, musical comedy star from the early 1900's to the 1920's was born in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository and on Internet.
Processing Action (note)
  • Described and Cataloged
Call Number
*T-Mss 1962-001
Author
Sanderson, Julia, 1887-1975.
Title
Julia Sanderson papers, 1913-1935 (bulk 1913-1928).
Restricted Access
Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Summary
The Julia Sanderson papers consist of correspondence, ephemera and scrapbooks of clippings and photographs documenting the careers of Julia Sanderson and her husband, Frank Crumit. The papers span the years 1913-1935 and contain materials primarily from the theatrical careers. No material is included for their years in radio.
Biography
Julia Sanderson, musical comedy star from the early 1900's to the 1920's was born in Springfield, Massachusetts. She began her career with the Shuberts and became a star under the management of Charles Frohman. She also worked with Charles Dillingham. Some of her most famous roles include, THE SUNSHINE GIRL; RAMBLER ROSE; HITCHY-KOO and TANGERINE. She married Frank Crumit in 1927 and retired from the stage in 1928. She and her husband became radio stars in the 1930's and remained so until Crumit's death in 1943. She retired to her estate in Longmeadow, Massachusetts and died in Springfield in 1975.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository and on Internet.
Local Note
Some materials in this collection previoulsy cataloged as MWEZ+ n.c. 19215-19220.
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Added Author
Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945.
Research Call Number
*T-Mss 1962-001
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