Arthur Bell interviews Frank Ray Perilli, 1972-04-19

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Title
Arthur Bell interviews Frank Ray Perilli, 1972-04-19
Names
Bell, Arthur (Arthur Irving) (Donor)
Perilli, Frank Ray (Interviewee)
Bell, Arthur (Arthur Irving) (Interviewer)
Collection

Arthur Bell Collection of Recorded Interviews, 1970-1980

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1972-04-19
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LDC 52766
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 983
Topics
Perilli, Frank Ray -- Friends and associates
Bruce, Lenny -- Friends and associates
Screenwriters -- United States
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Biographical/historical: Interview by Arthur Bell, most probably conducted for his popular column "Bell tells" in the Village Voice, or for his book on the stand-up comedian Lenny Bruce that has never been written or published.
Content: Title supplied by cataloger from information on original cassette.
Venue: Recorded 1972 April 19 [Los Angeles, Calif.]
Additional physical form: Service compact disc (1 audio disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.) copied from archival original, available in *LDC 52766.
Acquisition: Gift; Bell Estate; 1990 NN-RHA.
Content: Forms part of Arthur Bell collection of recorded interviews, 1970-1980, *L (Special) 90-32.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audio cassette (approximately 58 min.) : analog, stereo
Description
American screenwriter and actor Frank [Frankie] Ray Perilli discusses the beginning of his career and his professional and personal relationships with stand-up comedian Lenny Bruce that started in the 1940's and lasted till Bruce's death in 1966. As Bruce's stage companion and manager for almost two decades, he talks about his multi-talented personality and his efforts to salvage Lenny's career in the face of his substance abuse and harassment from the establishment.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19938842
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e622230-8a97-0131-85a7-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Arthur Bell interviews Frank Ray Perilli, 1972-04-19" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1972. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3f3e7ab0-8a97-0131-6c07-58d385a7bbd0

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Arthur Bell interviews Frank Ray Perilli, 1972-04-19" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 17, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3f3e7ab0-8a97-0131-6c07-58d385a7bbd0

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1972). Arthur Bell interviews Frank Ray Perilli, 1972-04-19 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3f3e7ab0-8a97-0131-6c07-58d385a7bbd0

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Arthur Bell interviews Frank Ray Perilli, 1972-04-19