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Finding Aid for the Carol Burnett Papers, 1961-1982
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Description
Comedienne Carol Burnett has entertained audiences since the 1950s. Her career includes work on stage, television and motion pictures. The collection consists of material related to her career, which includes souvenir programs, clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, scripts, awards, and artwork.
Background
Carol Burnett was born in San Antonio, Texas on April 26, 1933. During the 1950s, Burnett gained popularity as a regular on The Garry Moore Television Show. She made her Broadway debut in the musical Once Upon a Mattress (1959) and appeared in several television specials in the 1960s before moving on to her own weekly television program The Carol Burnett Show. Burnett's screen credits include Pete 'n' Tillie (1972), The Four Seasons (1981), and Annie (1982). Burnett is the recepient of number awards and was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 1985.
Extent
9 boxes (3.5 linear ft.)
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Arts Library 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.
Availability
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.