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"Memories: Will Rogers" Scrapbook, 1879-1935
GC 1126  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: "Memories: Will Rogers" Scrapbook, 1879-1935
    Dates: 1935-1961
    Collection Number: GC 1126
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: (Boxes: 1ov)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Abstract: Newspaper and magazine clippings relating to Rogers' career and death, and to the numerous tributes and memorials to him after his death. All the clippings appear to have been collected at the time of his death in 1935 and in the years immediately following. Bound in leather with tooled portrait of Rogers on cover.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    "Memories: Will Rogers" Scrapbook, 1879-1935. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Biography/Administrative History

    Rogers was a circus and vaudeville performer turned movie actor. He was also a humorist and social commentator.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Newspaper and magazine clippings relating to Rogers' career and death, and to the numerous tributes and memorials to him after his death. All the clippings appear to have been collected at the time of his death in 1935 and in the years immediately following. Bound in leather with tooled portrait of Rogers on cover.

    Indexing Terms

    Rogers, Will, 1879-1935.