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Series 3. Radio Scripts., 1942-1945

 Series
A collection of the personal papers of Aimee Ernesta Drinker Barlow (1892-1981). Includes autograph memoir, travel diaries (from 1916 and early 1960s), correspondence received from husbands William C. Bullitt (1891-1967), former U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union; and composer Samuel L.M. Barlow (1892-1982); as well as from admirers including the artist Rockwell Kent (1882-1971). Of note is an almost complete run of mimeographed scripts of NBC Radio broadcasts by Barlow as "Commando Mary" during World War II from 1942 to 1945.

Dates

  • 1942-1945
  • Majority of material found within 1942 - 1945

Container Summary

Includes scripts for NBC radio broadcasts by Ernesta Drinker Barlow as "Commando Mary" (1942-1945). Includes scripts for other NBC radio broadcasts by Barlow.

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

From the Collection: 4.59 Linear Feet (8 Hollinger boxes (7 Document Cases, 1 Drop-front box 20x16"))

Container Summary

Includes scripts for NBC radio broadcasts by Ernesta Drinker Barlow as "Commando Mary" (1942-1945). Includes scripts for other NBC radio broadcasts by Barlow.

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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