3 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Vaudeville--United States.

  1. Charles Withers papers, 1917-1942

    150 items ; 1 container plus 3 oversize ; 1.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Vaudevillian and humorist. Scripts, theatrical programs, scrapbooks, clippings, handbills, broadsides, and other memorabilia relating to Withers's career in vaudeville.

  2. Von Tilzer / Gumm collection, 1878-1959

    approximately 11,000 items ; 76 containers ; 26.0 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Von Tilzer / Gumm Collection consists of both personal and professional papers of composer and music publisher Harry Von Tilzer (1872-1946) and his brother, H. Harold Gumm (1881 or 82-1973), who was a lawyer, agent, and producer in the entertainment business. After having served as attorney for the Harry Von Tilzer Music Publishing Co. (HVTMPC) for several decades, Harold Gumm served as...

  3. Harriet Hoctor collection, 1917-1972

    1,700 items ; 12 containers ; 10 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Harriet Hoctor (1905-1977) was a dancer in vaudeville, on Broadway, and in films during the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. The collection contains materials that document her professional life in all of these venues. It also contains items related to her early dance training at the Louis H. Chalif Normal School of Dancing in New York and the founding of the Harriet Hoctor Ballet School in Boston in...