Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research material

Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research material

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
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.

Index Terms

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

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research materials, ms3211, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Charles Coburn papers, ms1126; Charles Coburn photograph, ms2990.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

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