Bruce Barton Papers, 1881-1967

Container Title
New York and Regional Productions, 1942-1964
Count Me In (New York, 1942 October 8)
Note

Producer: Shubert, Olsen and Johnson in association with Krakeur and Schmidlapp

Director: Robert Ross

Writer: Walter Kerr and Leo Brady

Music: Ann Ronell

Cast: Charles Butterworth, Luella Gear, June Preisser, Mary Healy, Hal Leroy

Box   31
Folder   5
Correspondence, 1942-1953
Volume   8
Script, 1942 August 7
Box   31
Folder   6
Photographs, Catholic University, 1942 May 10
Box   31
Folder   7
Playbill, notes
Box   31
Folder   8
Clippings
Box   31
Folder   9
Contracts; financial information, 1942-1944; box office statements
Stardust (Philadelphia, 1943 September 9)
Note

Producer: Michael Myerberg

Director: Herb Polesie

Writer: Walter Kerr

Cast: Rose King, Gloria Hallward, George Ives, Susan Douglas, Chick Chandler

Box   31
Folder   10
Correspondence, 1940-1966; clippings; Catholic University poster
Volume   6
Original script as played at Catholic University; contains revisions for Philadelphia
Volume   6
Script
Box   31
Folder   11
Contracts, 1942-1946
Box   31
Folder   12
Photographs of Catholic University productions
Box   31
Folder   13
Financial statements, 1942-1962
Sing Out Sweet Land (New York, 1944 December 27)
Note

Producer: Lawrence Langner and Theresa Helburn

Director: Walter Kerr

Writer: Walter Kerr

Music: Walter Kerr, with special music by Elie Siegmeister

Cast: Burl Ives, George Cassidy, Peggy Campbell, Ethel Mann, Charles Hart

Box   31
Folder   14
Correspondence, 1953-1968
Volume   9
Original script-as played at Catholic University
Volume   9
Script, 1944 October
Volume   9
Script material
Volume   9
Script, 1944 December
Volume   10
Musical score
Note: See also Recordings series.
Box   32
Folder   1
Contracts, 1944-1953
Box   32
Folder   2
Photographs of Catholic University production
Box   32
Folder   3
Playbills, photographs
Box   32
Folder   4
Production notes and manuscript suggestions
Volume   19
Plan for television program
Box   32
Folder   5
Financial and legal information, 1944-1968
Lien under the Sky (1945)
Note: By Jean Kerr (unproduced)
Volume   11
Script
The Song of Bernadette (New York, 1946 March 26)
Note

Producer: Victor Payne-Jennings and Frank McCoy

Director: Walter Kerr

Script: Jean and Walter Kerr, adapted from the novel by Franz Werfel

Cast: Jean Mann, Elizabeth Ross, Pamela Rivers, Christina Soulias

Box   32
Folder   6
Correspondence, 1943-1966
Box   32
Folder   7
Photographs of Catholic University production
Box   32
Folder   8
Clippings, Boston poster, Commentary by Franz Werfel, tryout schedule
Box   32
Folder   9
Contract, financial statements, 1943-1969
All Gaul Is Divided (New York, 1947 October 19)
Note

Producer: John F. Golden and John Michael Lambur

Director: Walter Kerr

Writer: John I. McGiver

Cast: Doris Dowling, William Terry, Hilda Vaughn, Edward Andrews

Volume   13
Script
Box   32
Folder   10
Photographs of Catholic University production, financial information, correspondence
Jenny Kissed Me (New York, 1948 December 23)
Note

Producer: James Russo, Michael Ellis, Alexander Cohen, in association with Clarence Shapiro

Director: James Russo

Writer: Jean Kerr

Cast: Leo G. Carroll, Alan Baxter, Jean Jordan, Bonnie Alden, Francis Bavier

See also Recordings series.

Box   32
Folder   11
Correspondence, 1947-1956
Volume   15
Script as played at Catholic University
Volume   15
Script
Box   32
Folder   12
Contracts, 1948-1949
Box   32
Folder   13
Photographs of Catholic University production
Box   33
Folder   1
Clippings, programs
Box   33
Folder   2
Financial and legal information, 1948-1965
Touch and Go (New York, 1949 October 13)
Note

Producer: George Abbott

Director: Walter Kerr

Writer: Jean and Walter Kerr

Music: Jay Gorney

Lyrics: Jean and Walter Kerr

Cast: Kyle MacDonnell, Peggy Cass, Louis Nye, Dorothy Scott, Jonathan Lucas

Box   33
Folder   3
Correspondence, 1949-1955
Volume   16
Script (titled Thank You, Just Looking) as played at Catholic University
Volume   16
Sketches and lyrics
Volume   16
Script and lyrics, 1949 September
Volume   16
Script, 1949 October; program; plots
Volume   16
Script fragments
Box   33
Folder   4
Sketch
Volume   17
Musical scores
Box   33
Folder   5
Musical scores and arrangements
Box   33
Folder   6
Contracts, 1949
Box   33
Folder   7
Photographs of Catholic University production
Box   33
Folder   8
Photographs of New York and London productions
Box   33
Folder   9
Clippings, programs
Box   33
Folder   10
Financial statements, 1949-1965
Happy Ending (1950)
Note: By Jean and Walter Kerr (unproduced)
Volume   18
Script and lyrics
Box   33
Folder   11
Copyright form
John Murray Anderson's Almanac (New York, 1953 December 10)
Note

Producer: Michael Grace, Stanley Gilkey, Harry Rigby

Director: John Murray Anderson

Writer: Jean Kerr, Summer Locke Elliot, Arthur Macrae, Herbert Farjeon, Lauri Wylie

Music: Michael Grace, Richard Adler, Jerry Ross, Cy Coleman, Joseph McCarthy, Henry Sullivan, John Rox and Bart Howard

Cast: Polly Bergen, Harry Belafonte, Orson Bean, James Jewell

Box   33
Folder   12
Correspondence, 1951-1954; clippings
Volume   19
Sketches by Jean Kerr
Box   33
Folder   13
Contracts, financial information, 1953-1954
King of Hearts (New York, 1954 April 1)
Note

Producer: Elaine Perry

Director: Walter Kerr

Script: Jean Kerr and Eleanor Brooke

Cast: Donald Cook, Jackie Cooper, Rex Thompson, Hilda Haynes, Cloris Leachman

Box   33
Folder   14
Correspondence, 1954-1966; cast list
Volume   20
Script (titled Comic Strip)
Volume   21
Script, notes
Volume   21
Script, 1957
Volume   21
Three Scripts
Box   34
Folder   1
Contracts, 1951-1955
Box   34
Folder   2
Photographs
Box   34
Folder   3
Financial statements, 1951-1966
The Last Resorts (1956)
Note: By Jean Kerr (unproduced)
Box   34
Folder   4
Correspondence, 1956-1957
Volume   22
Three Scripts
Box   34
Folder   5
Script
Goldilocks (New York, 1958 October 11)
Note

Producer: Robert Whitehead

Director: Walter Kerr

Writer: Jean and Walter Kerr

Music: Leroy Anderson

Lyrics: Jean and Walter Kerr, Joan Ford

Cast: Don Ameche, Elaine Stritch, Russell Nype, Pat Stanley

Box   34
Folder   6
Correspondence, 1954-1968
Volume   23
Three Scripts
Volume   23
Script fragments
Volume   13
Notes, lyrics
Volume   23
Script, 1957 February 15
Box   34
Folder   7
Musical scores and arrangements
Note: See also Recordings series.
Box   34
Folder   8
Contracts, 1954-1958
Box   34
Folder   9
Photographs
Box   34
Folder   10
Financial statements, 1954-1968
Mary, Mary (New York, 1961 March 8)
Note

Producer: Roger L. Stevens in association with Lyn Austin and Victor Samrock

Director: Joseph Anthony

Writer: Jean Kerr

Cast: Barbara Bel Geddes, Barry Nelson, Michael Rennie

Box   35
Folder   1
Correspondence, 1960-1969
Volume   24
Script
Volume   24
Three Scripts, 1960
Volume   24
Notes, script fragments
Box   35
Folder   2
Script
Box   35
Folder   3
Script, 1963
Box   35
Folder   4
Proofs of Samuel French Acting Edition, 1963
Box   35
Folder   5
Script from Mexican production
Script, motion picture version, 1963 February 6
Box   35
Folder   7
Prop list
Box   35
Folder   8
Contracts, 1960-1962
Box   36
Folder   1
Photographs, New York production and motion pictures
Box   36
Folder   2
Programs and production posters
Financial and legal information
Box   36
Folder   3
1960-1961
Box   36
Folder   4
1962
Box   36
Folder   5
1963
Box   36
Folder   6
1964-1965
Box   36
Folder   7
1965-1967
Box   37
Folder   1
Financial statements, 1968-1969
Poor Richard (New York, 1964 December 2)
Note

Producer: Stevens Productions Inc., in association with Lyn Austin and Victor Samrock

Director: Peter Wood

Writer: Jean Kerr

Cast: Alan Bates, Gene Hackman, Joan Alexander, Joanna Pettet, Colgate Salsbury

Box   37
Folder   2
Correspondence, 1963-1968
Box   37
Folder   3
Script
Box   37
Folder   4
Script fragments
Box   37
Folder   5
Script
Box   37
Folder   6
Script
Box   37
Folder   7
Script
Box   37
Folder   8
Script
Box   37
Folder   9
Script, 1964 October 3
Box   38
Folder   1
Script
Box   38
Folder   2
Script revisions
Box   38
Folder   3
Script
Box   38
Folder   4
Script (New York)
Box   38
Folder   5
Script (Boston)
Box   38
Folder   6
Script
Box   38
Folder   7
Script revisions
Box   38
Folder   8
Script, 1965
Box   38
Folder   9
Script
Box   39
Folder   1
Galley proofs, 1965
Box   39
Folder   2
Script, published copy, (1965)
Box   39
Folder   3
Two Scripts, published copies, (1965)
Box   39
Folder   4
Galley proofs
Box   39
Folder   5
Contracts, 1964-1965
Box   39
Folder   6
Photographs
Box   39
Folder   7
Notes
Box   39
Folder   8
Posters
Box   40
Folder   1
Financial statements, 1963-1969