Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research material

Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research material

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Freeman, Pope
Title: Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research material
Dates: 1900-1960
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet (5 document boxes)
Coll. Number: ms3211

Biographical/Historical Note

"Charles Coburn, a character actor and Georgia native, enjoyed a lengthy career on stage, screen, and radio that reached its height in the 1940s and 1950s, when he was in his sixties and seventies. ... Coburn, who visited Georgia throughout his adult life, bequeathed his collection of theatrical papers and photographs to the University of Georgia's Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library. His ashes were scattered in Georgia, Massachusetts, and New York." - "Charles Coburn." New Georgia Encyclopedia. http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org (Retrieved July 31, 2008)


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of research materials about Charles Coburn gathered by Pope Freeman. Included are interviews, contracts, and programs as well as a variety of other miscellanea.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Actors--Georgia.
Coburn, Charles
Coburn, Charles -- Interviews
Contracts.
Correspondence
Interviews.
Motion picture actors and actresses--Georgia.
Programs (documents)
Theater programs.

General Notes

Charles Coburn research materials.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research materials. MS 3211. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Charles Cobum papers, 1892-1959; Charles Coburn photograph.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11The Better Ole - Correspondence
 
2The Better Ole - Miscellaneous
 
3The Bronx Express - Correspondence
 
4The Bronx Express - Legal Documents
 
5Falstaff - Miscellaneous
 
6The Farmer's Wife - Miscellaneous
 
7The First Legion - Miscellaneous
 
8The Imaginary Invalid - Miscellaneous
 
9Kultur - Miscellaneous
 
10The Long Watch - Miscellaneous
 
11Master of the Revels - Correspondence
 
12The Merry Wives of Windsor - Reviews/Clipings/Promotional Items
 
13The Merry Wives of Windsor - Miscellaneous
 
14Old Bill (Ullo) - Correspondence
 
15Old Bill (Ullo) - Legal Documents
 
16The Plutocrat - Correspondence
 
17The Plutocrat - Legal Documents
 
18The Plutocrat - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
 
BoxFolder
21So This Is London - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
 
2Three Showers - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
 
3Troilus and Cressida - Miscellaneous
 
4The Wife Hunter - Miscellaneous
 
5The Yellow Jacket - Correspondence
 
6The Yellow Jacket - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
 
7The Yellow Jacket - Miscellaneous
 
8You Can't Take It With You - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
 
9Actors' Equity Association - Miscellaneous
 
10Coburn Collection - Newspaper Clippings
 
11Coburn Estate - Newspaper Clippings
 
12Coburn Interview
 
13Coburn Interview
 
14Coburn Interview
 
15Coburn Interview
 
16Coburn Interview
 
17Coburn Obituaries - Miscellaneous
 
BoxFolder
31Coburn Players - Advance Information/Touring Schedules
 
2Coburn Players - Miscellaneous
 
3Coburn Productions, Inc. - Miscellaneous
 
4Coburn Writings - Autobiography
 
5Coburn Writings - Autobiography
 
6Coburn Writings - Autobiography
 
7Coburn Writings - Autobiography
 
8Coburn Writings - Miscellaneous
 
9Mohawk Drama Festival - Correspondence
 
BoxFolder
41Mohawk Drama Festival - Correspondence
 
2Mohawk Drama Festival - Correspondence
 
3Mohawk Drama Festival - Legal/Organizational Documents
 
4Mohawk Drama Festival - Legal/Organizational Documents
 
5Mohawk Drama Festival - Promotional Items
 
6Movie Related Material - Miscellaneous
 
7Old Vice Theatre - Correspondence
 
8Savannah Theatre - Miscellaneous
 
9Theatre Classics, Inc. - Correspondence
 
10Theatre Classics, Inc. - Miscellaneous
 
BoxFolder
51Miscellaneous - Correspondence
 
2Miscellaneous - Legal Documents
 
3Miscellaneous - Legal Documents
 
4Miscellaneous - Newspaper/Magazine Items
 
5Miscellaneous - Newspaper/Magazine Items
 
6Miscellaneous - Photographs
 
7Miscellaneous - General
 
8Miscellaneous - General
 
9Possible Discards
 
10Zoe Coburn - Correspondence
 
11Dr. Leighton Ballew - Correspondence, 1968 January 17