Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2129
Scope and Contents Contains papers, photographs, and audio-visual materials dealing with both Robert and Mary Cummings' careers. Most of the materials deal with Robert's career in film, stage, radio, and the production of his television program "The Bob Cummings Show." These include correspondence, photographs, audio-visual materials such as audiotapes, videotapes and various 8mm and 16mm film reels. Also included are numerous financial and investment records on various production companies run by Cummings and...
Dates: approximately 1880-1990; Majority of material found within 1940-1970
Identifier: MSS 2129 Series 2 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains family home videos made by the Cummings family in and around their Beverly Hill home. Videos document family gatherings and history, school events, and the children's participation in extracurricular activities. Dated approximately 1950-1965.
Dates: approximately 1950-1965
Identifier: MSS 2129 Series 12 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains various awards, plaques, and other recognitions given to Robert Cummings over the course of his career for his acting and service. Dated from 1934 to 1967.
Identifier: MSS 2129 Series 12
Scope and Contents Materials cover various stages of Robert and Mary Cummings's life prior to marriage and their family after marriage. Includes career and family portraits for both Robert and Mary and photographs documenting their children's lives. Plaques and awards given to Robert over the course of his career are also included. Locations vary, as family trips in both the United States and Europe are included. Many items are undated, but dates range from 1900 to 1979.
Identifier: MSS 2129 Series 12 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains an assortment of photographs from the life of Bob, Mary, and their family at various points of their life. Dated from 1900 to 1979.
Identifier: MSS 2129 Series 7
Scope and Contents Materials include research, nutrition papers, and fitness and wellness documents regarding overall health of the body. Also included are documents and correspondence related to Cummings's dietary supplement company, "Nutri-Bio." Cummings' chapters from his book are also included. Dated 1954 to 1972.
Identifier: MSS 2129 Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains material related to the everyday life of the Cummings family. Included are travel logs from their many family vacations, material from the children's school, and general publicity on the family and Bob's acting career and promotions. Later files document the divorce between Bob and Mary, with correspondence between lawyers and their clients and court records. Dated 1945-1981.
Identifier: MSS 2129 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains photographs, correspondence, and other manuscripts pertaining to the early careers and lives of Robert Cummings and Mary Elliot Cummings prior to their marriage in 1945. . Dates range from approximately 1880-1961.
Dates: approximately 1880-1961
Identifier: MSS 2129 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains material documenting the everyday life of the Cummings family. Included are travel documents, photos, and scrapbooks from their many family vacations, school assignments and reports from the children's schools, and newspaper and magazine clippings publicizing Bob's career and family. Home videos of the Cummings family are also included. A large portion of the series contains correspondence and court records documenting the legal proceedings of Bob and Mary's divorce. Dated 1944-1981.
Identifier: MSS 2129 Series 10
Scope and Contents Materials include scripts, photographs, and audio-visual material from Robert Cummings' television show, "The Bob Cummings Show" (1955-1959). Other television scripts are included together with the correspondence and contracts involving these shows. Dated 1945 to 1990.