The Richard Arlen papers span the years 1930-1975 and encompass approximately 4.7 linear feet. The
collection consists of scripts, scrapbooks, contracts, correspondence, clippings, sheet music,
periodicals, disc recordings, and photographs. The photograph series consists of biography and motion
picture production photographic prints and negatives.
Richard Arlen was an American actor, born in Charlottesville, Virginia. He appeared in numerous films
from the 1920s through the 1960s, most notably in WINGS (1927).
4 linear feet of papers.
0.7 linear feet of photographs.
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