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

Actors--Georgia.
Coburn, Charles
Coburn, Charles -- Interviews
Contracts.
Correspondence.
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

 
BoxFolder
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
 
BoxFolder
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
 
BoxFolder
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
 
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
 
7Old Vice Theatre - Correspondence
 
8Savannah Theatre
 
9Theatre Classics, Inc. - Correspondence
 
10Theatre Classics, Inc.
 
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