Finding Aid for the Marilyn Monroe exhibition photographs, 1975-1976

Processed by Arts Special Collections Staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Elizabeth Graney, Julie Graham and Caroline Cubé.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Performing Arts Special Collections
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www2.library.ucla.edu/specialcollections/performingarts/index.cfm
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Marilyn Monroe exhibition photographs,
Date (inclusive): 1975-1976
Collection number: 243
Extent: 7 flat boxes 5 oversize flat boxes
Abstract: Norman Mailer and Lawrence Schiller published the book, Marilyn Pictures by the World's Foremost Photographers, ca. 1973. The collection consists of a set of original photographic art prints (oversize and poster size) of Marilyn Monroe as displayed in Peri's Pictures' Marilyn Monroe Exhibition.
Language: Finding aid is written in English.
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1985.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Marilyn Monroe exhibition photographs (Collection 243). Performing Arts Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Biography

Norman Mailer and Lawrence Schiller published the book, Marilyn: Pictures by the World's Foremost Photographers, ca. 1973. To promote the publication, photographs were generated from the book and used in three exhibitions titled, Marilyn Monroe: The Legend, The Truth. Peri's Pictures acquired the exhibits' photographs which were displayed at Peri's Santa Monica Gallery under the title, Marilyn Monroe Exhibition (ca. 1970s-1980s).

Scope and Content

Collection consists of a set of original photographic art prints of Marilyn Monroe as displayed in Peri's Pictures', Marilyn Monroe Exhibition. Includes oversize and poster size photographic prints most which were originally found in the publication, Marilyn Monroe: The Legend, The Truth. Includes images originally created ca. 1945-ca. 1952 by photographers such as Eve Arnold, George Barris, John Bryson, Andre de Dienes, Milton Greene, Lawrence Schiller, Sam Shaw and others. Whenever possible the processor has tried to identify the photographer.

Organization and Arrangement

The collection is loosely arranged by what appears to be the photographer.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Monroe, Marilyn,1926-1962 -- Photographs.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Archival resources


Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Booklet, promotional material, and exhibit catalogue for "Marilyn Monroe: The Legend and the Truth" exhibit at the David Stuart Galleries; poster promoting a month of Marilyn Monroe movies at the Beverly Canon theater.

Physical Description: 5 items
Box 11, Folder 7

Posters

Physical Description: 5 items
Box 5, Folder 2

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 4

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 5

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 13

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 15

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 16

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 17

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 4

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 8, Folder 3

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 9, Folder 3

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 12, Folder 2

Photo credits: Unidentified photographer

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 17

Photo credits: [Arnold, Eve]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 12

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 13

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 2

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 15

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 13

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 10

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 3

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 4

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 11

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 12

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 1

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 10, Folder 4

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 10, Folder 6

Photo credits: Arnold, Eve

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 14

Photo credits: Barris, George

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 10, Folder 5

Photo credits: Barris, George

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 12, Folder 1

Photo credits: Barris, George

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 12, Folder 4

Photo credits: Barris, George

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 12

Photo credits: [Bryson, John]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 13

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 14

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 15

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 1

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 2

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 3

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 4

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 5

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 6

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 7

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 8

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 9

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 10

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 11

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 13

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 2

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 5

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 10, Folder 1

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 10, Folder 2

Photo credits: Bryson, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 9, Folder 1

Photo credits: Capa, Cornell

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 2

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 3

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 4

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 5

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 6

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 7

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 8

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 9

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 10

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 11

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 3

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 11, Folder 2

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 11, Folder 4

Photo credits: de Dienes, Andre

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 11, Folder 6

Photo credits: [Greene, Milton H.]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 6

Photo credits: Greene, Milton H.

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 6

Photo credits: Greene, Milton H.

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 7

Photo credits: Greene, Milton H.

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 8

Photo credits: Greene, Milton H.

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 9

Photo credits: Greene, Milton H.

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 11, Folder 1

Photo credits: Greene, Milton H.

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 15

Photo credits: Halsman, Philippe

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 7

Photo credits: Halsman, Philippe

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 9, Folder 2

Photo credits: Halsman, Phillippe

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 11, Folder 3

Photo credits: Kelley, Tom

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 12, Folder 5

Photo credits: Kirkland, Douglas

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 14

Photo credits: Lockwood, Lee

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 10

Photo credits: Morath, Inge

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 5

Photo credits: Morath, Inge

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 4

Photo credits: [Newman, Arnold]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 1

Photo credits: Newman, Arnold

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 2

Photo credits: Newman, Arnold

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 3

Photo credits: Newman, Arnold

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 5

Photo credits: Newman, Arnold

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 13

Photo credits: Newman, Arnold

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 14

Photo credits: Newman, Arnold

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 1

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 6

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; Woodfield, William Read

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 7

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; Woodfield, William Read

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 8

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; Woodfield, William Read

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 9

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; Woodfield, William Read

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 10

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; Woodfield, William Read

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 11

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; Woodfield, William Read

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 4, Folder 12

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; Woodfield, William Read

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 11

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 15

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; [Woodfield, William Reed]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 16

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; Woodfield, William Read

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 14

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 9, Folder 5

Photo credits: Schiller, Lawrence; Woodfield, William Reed

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 3

Photo credits: [Shaw, Sam]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 1, Folder 14

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 3

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 4

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 5

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 6

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 7

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 8

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 9

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 10

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 11

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 2, Folder 12

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 3, Folder 14

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 8

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 2

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 10, Folder 3

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 11, Folder 5

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 12, Folder 3

Photo credits: Shaw, Sam

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 6

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 7

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 8

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 11

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 12

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 13

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 15

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 16

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 8, Folder 1

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 8, Folder 2

Photo credits: [Stern, Bert]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 9

Photo credits: Stern, Bert

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 7, Folder 10

Photo credits: Stern, Bert

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 8, Folder 4

Photo credits: Stern, Bert

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 8, Folder 5

Photo credits: Stern, Bert

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 8, Folder 6

Photo credits: Stern, Bert

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 1

Photo credits: [Twentieth Century Fox]

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 9

Photo credits: United Press International

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 6, Folder 1

Photo credits: United Press International

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 9, Folder 6

Photo credits: Vachon, John

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 5, Folder 12

Photo credits: Willoughby, Bob

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 9, Folder 4

Photo credits: Willoughby, Bob

Physical Description: 1 item