The Ruth Cornwall Woodman Papers include radio and television scripts for "Death Valley Days," and other television scripts and miscellaneous papers, 1914-1916, 1930-1969. The collection includes scripts and associated material for 204 "Death Valley Days" radio and television programs, an index to the scripts, notebooks from summer research trips, and correspondence with Death Valley acquaintances. There is also research data and a draft for The History of the Pacific Coast Borax Company, which was published in greatly reduced form. Correspondence includes copies of forty-six letters written from Vassar College, 1914-1916, and correspondence with agents and publishers.
University of California, Berkeley - Bancroft Library
Number of containers: 24 boxes, 44 cartons, 1 card file box, 2 oversize boxes, 1 oversize folder. Linear feet: circa 70
The James D. Hart Papers are the professional files of an educator and director of The Bancroft Library. Born in San Francisco in 1911, Hart was a fifth generation Californian with a passion for books and fine printing. His scholarly career at UC Berkeley included distinguished research, teaching, and publication. The collection contains extensive correspondence with authors, printers, and prominent Californians; drafts for articles, books, and other writings; speeches; material related to his academic career, and a small amount of personal papers.
The Neil Leifer photograph collection consists of 89 color and black and white photographic prints, collected by noted sports photographer Neil Leifer. Ranging in date from approximately 1945 to 2001, many or all of the iconic photographs were acquired through trades Leifer made with other photographers and are signed by the original photographers.
Smithsonian Institution - Archives of American Art
The papers of LeRoy Neiman measure approximately 69.9 linear feet and date from 1938-2005. The collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, project files, printed material and artifacts documenting the career of the American painter LeRoy Neiman.
University of California, Los Angeles - Charles E. Young Research Library
12 document boxes (6 linear ft.)
Newspaper political and popular cartoons dating from 1913-1984 collected by Frank A. Chapman. The majority of the collection derives from the Los Angeles Times and the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner. The collection contains the work of nationally syndicated cartoonists as well as Los Angeles-based cartoonists, including several Pulitzer Prize winners. Interspersed throughout the collection are occasional newspaper articles and magazine cartoons.
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