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Interview with John Kennedy about Bobby Clark, 1961-11-01

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Title
Interview with John Kennedy about Bobby Clark, 1961-11-01
Names
Kennedy, John, 1898-1988 (Interviewee)
Lipton, Bill, 1926- (Interviewer)
Collection

Collection of audio interviews about Bobby Clark, 1961-1964

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1961-11-01
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *L(Special) 93-36
Shelf locator: *LT-7-A 2855
Topics
Clark, Bobby, 1888-1960
Kennedy, John, 1898-1988 -- Interviews
Actors -- United States
Comedians -- United States
Theatrical producers and directors
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Source note: Title from collection record; date from the original container.
Venue: Recorded at Kennedy's office on 44th Street in New York City 1961 November 1.
Acquisition: Gift; Bill Lipton, 1984.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 80 min.) : analog, 3 3/4 ips., two track mono ; 7 in.
Description
John Kennedy, a Broadway director and producer who directed Bobby Clark in the very successful play/musical "Sweethearts" remembers him as a reserved, hardworking and a meticulous perfectionist dedicated to his profession of a comedian and to the theater in general. He emphasized loyalty, cordiality, sense of excellence, love for classical literature, the support of and involvement with the Actors Fund as some of the traits that characterized Clark.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147582
RLIN/OCLC: 908697776
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20617984
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00d86fd0-b8c1-0133-6bd7-60f81dd2b63c
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

  • 1898: Creator Born
  • 1961: Created
  • 1988: Creator Died
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Interview with John Kennedy about Bobby Clark, 1961-11-01" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1961. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5c116f0-b8bf-0133-bb4f-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Interview with John Kennedy about Bobby Clark, 1961-11-01" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5c116f0-b8bf-0133-bb4f-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1961). Interview with John Kennedy about Bobby Clark, 1961-11-01 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5c116f0-b8bf-0133-bb4f-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Interview with John Kennedy about Bobby Clark, 1961-11-01