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Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research material

Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research material

Descriptive Summary

Title: Pope Freeman collection of Charles Coburn research material
Creator: Freeman, Pope
Inclusive Dates: 1900-1960
Language(s): English
Extent: 2 Linear Feet 5 document boxes
Collection Number: ms3211
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

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. (Retrieved July 31, 2008)

Scope and Content

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.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

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

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

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

Related Collections in this Repository

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

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11The Better Ole - Correspondence
12 The Better Ole
13The Bronx Express - Correspondence
14The Bronx Express - Legal Documents
15 Falstaff
16 The Farmer's Wife
17 The First Legion
18 The Imaginary Invalid
19 Kultur
110 The Long Watch
111Master of the Revels - Correspondence
112The Merry Wives of Windsor - Reviews/Clipings/Promotional Items
113 The Merry Wives of Windsor
114Old Bill (Ullo!) - Correspondence
115Old Bill (Ullo!) - Legal Documents
116The Plutocrat - Correspondence
117The Plutocrat - Legal Documents
118The Plutocrat - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
21So This Is London - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
22Three Showers - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
23 Troilus and Cressida
24 The Wife Hunter
25The Yellow Jacket - Correspondence
26The Yellow Jacket - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
27 The Yellow Jacket
28You Can't Take It With You - Reviews/Clippings/Promotional Items
29Actors' Equity Association
210Coburn Collection - Newspaper Clippings
211Coburn Estate - Newspaper Clippings
212Coburn Interview
213Coburn Interview
214Coburn Interview
215Coburn Interview
216Coburn Interview
217Coburn Obituaries
31Coburn Players - Advance Information/Touring Schedules
32Coburn Players
33Coburn Productions, Inc.
34Coburn Writings - Autobiography
35Coburn Writings - Autobiography
36Coburn Writings - Autobiography
37Coburn Writings - Autobiography
38Coburn Writings
39Mohawk Drama Festival - Correspondence
41Mohawk Drama Festival - Correspondence
42Mohawk Drama Festival - Correspondence
43Mohawk Drama Festival - Legal/Organizational Documents
44Mohawk Drama Festival - Legal/Organizational Documents
45Mohawk Drama Festival - Promotional Items
46Movie Related Material
47Old Vice Theatre - Correspondence
48Savannah Theatre
49Theatre Classics, Inc. - Correspondence
410Theatre Classics, Inc.
51Miscellaneous - Correspondence
52Miscellaneous - Legal Documents
53Miscellaneous - Legal Documents
54Miscellaneous - Newspaper/Magazine Items
55Miscellaneous - Newspaper/Magazine Items
56Miscellaneous - Photographs
57Miscellaneous - General
58Miscellaneous - General
59Possible Discards
510Zoe Coburn - Correspondence
511Dr. Leighton Ballew - Correspondence, 1968 January 17