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Burns and Allen Collection

Collection no.:
2024

Description:
Collection consists of 82 volumes of radio scripts (1932-1950); 57 volumes of television scripts (1950-1958) for The Burns and Allen Show; 12 scrapbooks and 11 boxes of clippings; 600 disc recordings; 220 16mm films of The Burns and Allen Show. This represents work of radio and television personalities and actors George Burns (1896-1996) and Gracie Allen (1902-1964) from 1931-1959.

Dates:
1939-1959

Extent:
74.0 Linear feet

Language(s):
English

Subject(s):
Motion pictures--Archival resources
Radio--Archival resources
Television--Archival resources

Genre(s):
Scrapbooks
Scripts
Sound recordings

Conditions governing access:
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for access.

Record date:
2010

Contact Information:
USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library
Doheny Memorial Library G4
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0185
213-740-3994
ctlibarc@usc.edu