Colleen Moore scrapbooks

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2013

Descriptive Summary

Title: Colleen Moore scrapbooks
Date (inclusive): 1921-1936
Collection number: 309
Creator: Moore, Colleen
Extent: 7.5 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Colleen Moore scrapbooks, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Colleen Moore, 1983


Colleen Moore was an American actress active from 1917 through the mid-1930s. She was known for portraying independent women, usually flappers, on screen.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Colleen Moore scrapbooks span the years 1921-1936 and encompass approximately 7.5 linear feet. The collection consists of 36 scrapbooks with extensive clippings and reviews, particularly for Moore's films released by First National in the 1920s. In addition there are extensive clippings regarding her personal life and coverage of "Colleen Moore's Doll House" tour in the 1930s.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Scrapbooks, subseries A-B as follows: A. General; B. Oversize

Indexing Terms

Moore, Colleen , 1900-1988--Archives.