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A. J. and Carrie Balaban papers

Title
A. J. and Carrie Balaban papers, 1903-1960s (bulk 1930-1946).
Author
Balaban, A. J. (Abraham Joseph), 1889-1962.

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Box 1Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 1Offsite
Box 2Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 2Offsite
Box 3Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 3Offsite
Box 4Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 4Offsite
Box 5Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 5Offsite
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Box 7Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 7Offsite
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Box 10Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 10Offsite
Box 11Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 11Offsite
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Box 19Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 19Offsite
Box 20Mixed materialSupervised useRequest*T-Mss 1999-024 Box 20Offsite

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Description
9.04 linear feet (28 boxes)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Artifacts.
  • Correspondence.
  • Photographs.
  • Scrapbooks.
Access (note)
  • Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photocopying and photography will apply. Advance notice may be required. Inquires regarding audio/visual materials in the collection may be directed to the Billy Rose Theatre Division (theatre@nypl.org). Audio/visual materials will be subject to preservation evaluation and migration prior to access.
Terms of Use (note)
  • The author/creator retains copyright of materials.
Provenance (note)
  • Gift of Cherry Balaban Robins, 1999, 2000, 2007, 2008.
Call Number
*T-Mss 1999-024
OCLC
871006806
Author
Balaban, A. J. (Abraham Joseph), 1889-1962.
Title
A. J. and Carrie Balaban papers, 1903-1960s (bulk 1930-1946).
Restricted Access
Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photocopying and photography will apply. Advance notice may be required. Inquires regarding audio/visual materials in the collection may be directed to the Billy Rose Theatre Division (theatre@nypl.org). Audio/visual materials will be subject to preservation evaluation and migration prior to access.
Summary
The A. J. Balaban and Carrie Balaban papers document the Balaban family primarily through correspondence and family albums. The correspondence includes letters from the Balabans' daughter Cherry while she entertained with the USO during World War II, letters from friends living in Europe during World War II, and materials about the book entitled Continuous Performance, the autobiography of A. J. Balaban. The collection also holds information about the Balabans' involvement with the Church of Christ, Scientist. Photograph albums and scrapbooks about the family, a scrapbooks about Nora Bayes, and some records about A. J. Balaban's business activities are the remainder of the collection.
Terms Of Use
The author/creator retains copyright of materials.
Provenance
Gift of Cherry Balaban Robins, 1999, 2000, 2007, 2008.
Connect to:
Occupation
Producers (managers).
Added Author
Balaban, Carrie.
Robins, Cherry Balaban.
Balaban & Katz.
Research Call Number
*T-Mss 1999-024
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