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Performing Arts

 Subject
Subject Source: CCLA Browse List Narrow Terms

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Merian C. Cooper certificates, passports, and other material, undated

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1 Sub-Series E
Scope and Contents Contains certificates, passports, photographs, and other materials related to Cooper dating from 1921 to 1980. Includes original documents and photocopies.

Merian C. Cooper correspondence with Dorothy Jordan and family, 1939-1973

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 13 Sub-Series A Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence between Cooper and his wife, Dorothy Jordan, and children. Includes letters documenting his military service during the Second World War. Materials date from between 1939 and 1973.

Merian C. Cooper correspondence with John C. Cooper, Sr. and John C. Cooper, Jr., 1915-1933

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 13 Sub-Series A Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains personal correspondence between Cooper and his father, John C. Cooper, Sr., and his brother, John C. Cooper, Jr. Also includes envelopes from the letters. Materials date from between 1915 and 1967.

Merian C. Cooper family correspondence, 1915-1973

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 13 Sub-Series A
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence between Cooper and his family, including his father, brother, wife, and children. Materials date from between 1915 and 1973.

Merian C. Cooper family records, 1924-1972

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1 Sub-Series A
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, clippings, and photographs related to Cooper's family. Includes genealogical information, as well as materials on his wife and children. Materials date from 1924 to 1972.

Merian C. Cooper family records, circa 1922-1967

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1 Sub-Series A Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Subseries contains correspondence, articles, and an obituary related to the Cooper family. Materials date from 1922 to 1967.

Merian C. Cooper financial papers, 1933-1983

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1 Sub-Series D
Scope and Contents Contains a ledger, correspondence, and other records documenting Cooper's and his family's finances. Materials date from 1948 to 1983.

Merian C. Cooper genealogy records, 1944-1972

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1 Sub-Series A Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Subseries contains genealogical information about the Cooper and Woodson families, including correspondence and lists. Materials date from approximately 1944 to 1972.

Merian C. Cooper personal papers, 1921-1977

 Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1
Scope and Contents note Contains correspondence, photographs, sound recordings, and publications from 1921 to 1977 about Cooper's family and that of his wife, Dorothy Jordan. There are also biographical sketches and articles about Cooper and about his funeral. Various personal records such as passports, club memberships, and obituaries are also found here.

Merian C. Cooper publicity papers, 1929-1977

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1 Sub-Series B
Scope and Contents Contains clippings and biographical sketches developed for publicity purposes. Materials date from 1929 to 1977.