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"Memories: Will Rogers" Scrapbook, 1879-1935
GC 1126  
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Description
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.
Background
Rogers was a circus and vaudeville performer turned movie actor. He was also a humorist and social commentator.
Extent
(Boxes: 1ov)
Restrictions
Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder
Availability
Research is by appointment only