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Interview with Bud Abbott about Bobby Clark, 1961-08-27

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Title
Interview with Bud Abbott about Bobby Clark, 1961-08-27
Names
Abbott, Bud, 1895-1974 (Interviewee)
Lipton, Bill, 1926- (Interviewer)
Collection

Collection of audio interviews about Bobby Clark, 1961-1964

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1961-08-27
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *L(Special) 93-36
Shelf locator: *LT-7-A 2858
Topics
Clark, Bobby, 1888-1960
Abbott, Bud, 1895-1974 -- Interviews
Burlesque (Theater)
Actors -- United States
Comedians -- United States
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Source note: Title from collection record; date from the original container.
Date: On recording Lipton states the date as August 26.
Venue: Recorded in Abbott's home in Hollywood, California 1961 August 27.
Acquisition: Gift; Bill Lipton, 1984.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 50 min.) : analog, 3 3/4 ips., two track mono ; 7 in.
Description
Bud Abbott, an actor and comedian best remembered as the straight man of the comedy team Abbott and Costello with Lou Costello, deliberates on the principle of comedy teams and speaks about famous teams such as his own, Bobby Clark and Paul McCullough, Joe Weber and Lew Fields, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, and show business in general. Lipton and Abbott muse on the transformation of show business from stage to radio to television.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147582
RLIN/OCLC: 908852135
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20620017
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 79cb1e60-b8c1-0133-24e7-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Creator Born
  • 1961: Created
  • 1974: Creator Died
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Bud Abbott about Bobby Clark, 1961-08-27" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1961. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7df8a820-b8c1-0133-df8a-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Bud Abbott about Bobby Clark, 1961-08-27" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7df8a820-b8c1-0133-df8a-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1961). Interview with Bud Abbott about Bobby Clark, 1961-08-27 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7df8a820-b8c1-0133-df8a-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Interview with Bud Abbott about Bobby Clark, 1961-08-27