Russell Simpson papers
Russell Simpson papers
Collection contains photographs, oil portrait, correspondence, press clippings, posters, a scrapbook, audio tapes, and personal documents relating to Simpson's early life and his work as an actor, including some correspondence from 1910-1920. Key motion pictures are "Godless Men" (1920), "Shadows of Conscience" (1921), "The Grapes of Wrath" (1940).
- Extent: 2 oversize boxes (2 linear ft.). -- 1 carton (1 linear ft.)
- Creator: Simpson, Russell, 1880-1959
- Call Number: MSS 2336
- Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Arts & Communications Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
- Access Restrictions: No public access without permission of curator.
- Languages and Scripts
- Conditions of Use
- It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
- Preferred Citation
- Initial citation: MSS 2336; Russell Simpson papers; Arts and Communications Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2336, LTPSC.
- Custodial History
- Materials gathered by Simpson during his lifetime, donated by his granddaughter, Susanne Strobl Moran and Pam Ogden, a close family friend.
- Acquisition Information
- Donated; Susanne Strobl Moran; 2002.
- Other Finding Aids
- File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS2336.xml
- Subject Terms
- Godless men (Motion picture); Grapes of wrath (Motion picture); Shadows of conscience (Motion picture); Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Motion picture actors and actresses; Performing Arts
- Genre / Form
- Audiotapes; Letters; Newspapers; Paintings; Photographs; Posters; Scrapbooks
- Appraisal Information
- Arts and Communications.
- Finding Aid ID Number
- Finding Aid Title
- Simpson (Russell) papers
- Finding Aid Author
- Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
- Finding Aid Creator
- This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-09-23T17:51-0600
- Finding Aid Language
- Biographical Info:
Motion picture character actor, 1914-1959.
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