Raymond Massey

Box/File List

BOX(s) FILE TITLE YEAR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
2014.03
Box 1
Series: 1: Records relating to performances
Films
11"High Treason"1929

   

12"The Speckled Band"1931

   

13"Abe Lincoln In Illinois"1938-1940

   

14"A Matter Of Life And Death"1945

   

15"Mourning Becomes Electra"1947

   

16"Possessed"1947

   

17"Roseanna McCoy"1947

   

18"David And Bathsheba"1950

   

19"The Desert Song"1952

   

110"Seven Angry Men" (orginally "John Brown's Raiders")1954

   

111"Naked Eye" (Documentary narrated by R.M.)1956, 1957

   

112"MacKenna's Gold"1967

   

Plays
113"The Rose And The Ring/Giglio"1923

   

114"At Mrs. Beames"1923

   

115"Saint Joan"1924

   

116"Prisoners Of War"1925

   

117"The Aftermath"1926

   

118"Outward Bound"1927, 1928

   

119"The Second Man"1927

   

120"The Crooked Billet/The Squall/The Golden Calf"1927

   

121"Four People"1928

   

122"Constant Nymph"1928

   

123"Blackmail"1928

   

124"All Fool's Day"1929

   

125"The Man In Possession/The Mask"1929

   

126"Topaze"1930

   

127"Late Night Final"1931

   

128"The Ace"1933

   

129"Worse Things Happen At Sea"1935

   

130"Abe Lincoln In Illinois"1938-1940

   

131"The Doctor's Dilemma"1942

   

132"The Admirable Crichton"1942

   

133"Candida"1942

   

134"Lovers And Friends"1943

   

135"Pygmalion"1945-1946

   

Box 2
Series: 1: Records relating to performances
21"How I Wonder"1947

   

22"The Father"1949

   

23"Our Town"1950

   

24"John Brown's Body"1952-1954

   

25"John Brown's Body" - Congratulatory Telegrams1952, 1953

   

26"John Brown's Body" - Box Office Statements1952, 1953

   

27American Shakespare Theatre and Academy1955

   

28"Julius Caesar/The Tempest" (American Shakespeare Festival Theatre)1955

   

29"The Rivalry"1957, 1958

   

210"The Rivalry"1956-1958

   

211"The Rivalry" - Contracts1957

   

Box 3
Series: 1: Records relating to performances
31"J.B."1958, 1959

   

32"I Never Sang For My Father"1970

   

33"Night Of The Iguana"1975, 1976

   

Television
34"American Almanac"1951

   

35"Saint Joan" (Hallmark Hall Of Fame)1967

   

36"Dr. Kildare"1961-1965

   

Radio
37"R.U.R." (B.B.C. radio program)1927

   

38"Action In The North Atlantic" 1944

   

Box 4
Series: 1: Records relating to performances
Special Performances
41"A Literary Concert Concerning Great Americans"1959

   

42Lincoln Memorial Train1960

   

Series: 2: Scripts
Films
43"Abe Linclon In Illinois"1939

   

Plays
44"Mr. Pepys"1926

   

45"Idiot's Delight"1936

   

46"Idiot's Delight" - Lines for R.M.'s part1936

   

47"Abe Lincoln In Illinois"[1938?]

   

48"Pygmalion"[1945?]

   

49"Our Town"[1950?]

   

410"Our Town" - Lines for R.M.'s part[1950?]

   

411"John Brown's Body"[1952?]

   

412"The Rivalry"[1957?]

   

413"The Night Of The Iguana"1963

   

Box 5
Series: 2: Scripts
Television
51"Dr. Kildare" (4 episodes)1960-1963

   

52"What's Going On Here With Lyndon Johnson" (Republican commercial)1966

   

53"Chautauqua Centennial" (Documentary)1974

   

Radio
54"Abraham Lincoln"1940

   

55"Benet Memorial Broadcast"1943

   

56"Abe Lincoln In Illinois"1947

   

Series: 3: Professional Records
57Various (includes certificate of nomination for Academy Award, 1941)1941-1976

   

58ABC1950, 1958

   

59Actors' Equity1959-1968

   

510Actors' Fund of America1941, 1963

   

511American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA)1960-1968

   

Box 6
Series: 3: Professional Records
61AFTRA publications1956-1966

   

62BBC1960, 1970

   

63CBC1960-1968

   

64CBS1942-1965

   

65Chasin - Park - Citron Agency1965-1967

   

66Dramatists Guild1949

   

67Equity League1962-1967

   

Box 7
Series: 3: Professional Records
71John E.Gibbs Agency1952-1955

   

72John E. Gibbs - Scripts by Irwin Stark1952

   

73Music Corporation of America (MCA)1947-1949

   

74MCA (Arthur Park)1950-1954

   

75MCA (Katherine Brown)1950-1958

   

76MCA1952-1962

   

77Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. (MGM)1950-1966

   

78National Broadcasting Company (NBC)1950-1965

   

79Paramount Pictures Corporation1956

   

710Radio Corporation of America (RCA)1952-1959

   

711Screen Actors Guild (SAG)1962-1967

   

712SAG - Published material1962-1967

   

Box 8
Series: 3: Professional Records
81Twentieth Century Fox1960

   

82Warner Brothers1940-1947

   

83Warner Brothers1948-1949

   

Series: 4: Writings
Addresses/Speeches
85Variousn.d.

   

86"An Address Commemorating the Birth of Abraham Lincoln"1940

   

87World War II fund raising events1942

   

88World War II fund raising events1943

   

89Various1946-1948

   

810Various1949

   

Box 9
Series: 4: Writings
91Various1950-1955

   

92George Washington Day speech at Christ Church Cathedral, Hartford1955

   

93Various1957

   

94Various1961-1964

   

95Speech in support of Ronald Reagan for Governor of California1965

   

96Dedication of Wishart Hall, The College of Wooster1966

   

97Address to American Cancer Society1967

   

98Research material (clippings, transcripts of speeches by others and other items)1951-1967

   

Box 10
Series: 4: Writings
Play - "Creation Of Manderville"
101Manuscript[195-?]

   

Play - "The Hanging Judge"
102Correspondence and legal records1948-1958

   

103Master script1952

   

104ScriptMay 1952

   

105Screen Play - Second Draft1954

   

106Television script for "Climax!"1956

   

107Television script for "Armchair Theatre"1958

   

Box 11
Series: 4: Writings
Autobiography - "When I Was Young" (published 1976)
111Manuscript

   

112Publicity

   

113Reviews

   

Autobiography - "A Hundred Different Lives" (Published 1979)
114Partial manuscript (annotated)

   

Box 12
Series: 4: Writings
121Correspondence

   

122Reviews

   

123Publicity

   

Series: 5: Correspondence
124Various1927-1949

   

125Various1950-1978

   

Box 13
Series: 5: Correspondence
131Various - Alphabetical1940-1966

   

132Family1940-1961

   

133Friends1940-1955

   

134Invitations to various events (includes Luncheon for King George VI and Queen Elizabeth at Hart House, 1939; President's Inaugural Ball, 1957)1939-1977

   

135Invitation to Presidential Inauguration, 19411941

   

136Congratulatory letters and telegrams from fans and acquaintances1931-1978

   

137Political1941-1959

   

138 RRPolitical - Mackenzie King, 1941/Richard Nixon, 1966/Ronald Reagan, 19661941, 1966

   

139Thank you letters for fund raising and other activities1939-1962

   

1310 RRActors and other celebrities - Ingrid Bergman/Humphrey Bogart/Cecil B. DeMille/Garson Kanin/Grace Kelly/Gertrude Lawrence/Fredric March/Robert Montgomery/Laurence Olivier1942-1966

   

1311Letters and telegrams to Dorothy Massey from others1941-1948

   

Box 14
Series: 6: Personal records
Family
141Correspondence/legal record1938-1965

   

142Vincent Massey correspondence and other records1942-1968

 

(Photos P1-2)
143Vincent Massey - Installation as Governor General records1952

(Photos P3-5)
144Charles Massey Employees' Aid Fund1957-1959

   

Service during World War I and II
145Picture in uniform at Vincent Massey's wedding1915

   

146Canadian Expeditionary Force Certificate of Service, 1915-19191940

(Photos P6-9)
147Correspondence1940

   

148Correspondence1942

   

149Correspondence1943

 

(Photos P10-12)
1410Correspondence1943

   

1411Correspondence1943, 1968

 

(Photos P13-33)
Honorary Degrees
1412Lafayette College commencement program1939

   

1413Lincoln Memorial University, Tennessee, diploma1939

   

Box 15
Series: 6: Personal records
151Queen's University presentation statement1949

(Photos P34-37)
152Hobart and William Smith Colleges, New York, presentation statement1953

   

153Northwestern University diploma and presentation statement1959

  

(Photos P38)
154American International College, Springfield, Massachusetts, diploma and presentation statement1960

 

(Photos P39-43)
155Various (includes Simon Fraser)1953-1966

   

Certificates and citations
156American Red Cross1946-1948

   

157American Medical Association records1964

(Photos P44-54)
Various
158Appointment diary1943

   

159Rolls - Royce purchase1960

   

1510"The Kipling Journal" September 19771977

   

Box 16
Series: 7: Photographs
Plays
161"At Mrs. Beam's"1923

(Photos P55-57)
162"Brer Rabbit"1923

  

(Photos P58)
163"Hell-bent for Heaven"1926

  

(Photos P59-62)
164"The Rat Trap"1926

  

(Photos P63-67)
165"The Lost Silk Hat"1926

  

(Photos P68)
166"The Golden Calf"1927

  

(Photos P69)
167"The Constant Nymph"1928

  

(Photos P70-75)
168"The Second Man"1928

  

(Photos P83-85)
169"The Man In Possession"1930

  

(Photos P93-96)
1610"Topaze"1930

  

(Photos P97-101, 103-104)
1611"The Ace"1933

  

(Photos P120-123)
1612"Acropolis"1933

  

(Photos P129)
1612"Acropolis"1933

  

(Photos P129)
1613"The Shining Hour"1934

  

(Photos P167-168)
1614"Ethan Frome"1936

  

(Photos P172-180)
1615"Idiot's Delight"1938

 

(Photos P181)
1616"Abe Lincoln In Illinois"1938, 1939

 

(Photos P182-192)
1617"The Doctor's Dilemma"1940, 1941

(Photos P193-207)
1618"Pygmalion"1945, 1946

  

(Photos P213-227)
Box 17
Series: 7: Photographs
Films
1710"The Scarlet Pimpernel"1934

  

(Photos P309-317)
1711"Things To Come"[1935 or 1936]

  

(Photos P318-320)
1712"Fire Over England"1936

  

(Photos P321, 324-329)
1713"Under The Red Robe"1937

  

(Photos P330-338, 340-341)
Plays
171"The Winslow Boy"1949

  

(Photos P228-230)
172"Journey Into Light"[1951?]

  

(Photos P231)
173"Second Threshold"1951

  

(Photos P232-239)
174"The Hanging Judge"1952

  

(Photos P240-241)
175"John Brown's Body"1953, 1954

  

(Photos P274-284)
176'The Rivalry"1957, 1958

  

(Photos P285)
177"J.B."1958

  

(Photos P286-290)
178"I Never Sang For My Father"1970

  

(Photos P291-300)
179"Night Of The Iguana"1975, 1976

  

(Photos P301-303)
Box 18
Series: 7: Photographs
Films
181"The Prisoner of Zenda"1937

 

(Photos P342-363)
182"The Hurricane"/"Drums"1937, 1938

  

(Photos P364-396, 600)
183"Abe Lincoln In Illinois" - R.M. individual stills1939

 

(Photos P397-413)
184"Abe Lincoln In Illinois" - R.M. with other actors1939

  

(Photos P414-429)
185"Abe Lincoln In Illinois" - Filming1939

  

(Photos P430-443)
186"Abe Lincoln In Illinois" - Publicity1940

  

(Photos P444-450)
187'Santa Fe Trail"1940

  

(Photos P451)
188"Arsenic And Old Lace"[1941?]

  

(Photos P452-455)
189"Action In The North Atlantic"1942

  

(Photos P456-459)
1810"Hotel Berlin"1944

  

(Photos P460-461)
1811"Mourning Becomes Electra"1947

  

(Photos P462-469)
Box 19
Series: 7: Photographs
191"The Fountainhead"1948

  

(Photos P470-481, 486-504)
192"Dallas"1950

  

(Photos P505-507)
193"Barricade"1950

  

(Photos P508-513)
194"Sugarfoot"1950

 

(Photos P514-515)
195"David And Bathsheba"1951

  

(Photos P516-519, 584-586)
196"Prince Of Players"1954

  

(Photos P520-527)
197"East Of Eden"1954

  

(Photos P528-540, 601)
198"Seven Angry Men"1955

  

(Photos P541-545)
199"The Queen's Guard"1961

  

(Photos P546)
1910"Mackenna's Gold"1967

  

(Photos P547-555)
Radio and Television
1911"Abe Lincoln In Illinois" (Radio)1947

  

(Photos P259-260, 556, 558, 597)
1912"The Chain" (episode of "Lights Out" television series)1952

  

(Photos P561-562)
1913"The Day Lincoln Was Shot" (episode of "Ford Star Jubilee" television series)1956

 

(Photos P563-572)
1914"Dr. Kildare" (Television)(between 1961 and 1966)

  

(Photos P573-580)
1915"And We Were Young" (CBC documentary visiting World War I sites)1968

  

(Photos P581-583, 587)
Portraits
1916Portraits[192-?] - [195-?]

  

(Photos P588-599)
Activities
1917Various (predominantly social)[ca. 1938] - 1964

  

(Photos P602-618, 621-624)
Box 20
Series: 6: Personal records
Service during World War I and II
20 /OS1Certificates/citations of honor re war service (includes Hollywood Canteen, U.S. Treasury Department)1941-1944

   

Certificates and citations
20 /OS2Various (includes American Cancer Society Los Angeles Branch, Jewish National Fund, County of Los Angeles)1941-1966

   

20 /OS3American Jewish Committee1948

   

20 /OS4American Women's Medical Association1962

   

20 /OS5Association of the United States Army Greater Los Angeles Chapter1964

   

20 /OS6Radio Free Europe Fund1967

   

Series: 7: Photographs
Plays
20 /OS7"Spread Eagle"1928

  

(Photos P76-82)
20 /OS8"The Second Man"1928

  

(Photos P86-88)
20 /OS9"The Man In Possession"1930

  

(Photos P89-92)
Box 21
Series: 7: Photographs
21 /OS1"Late Night Final"1931

 

(Photos P105-112, 114)
21 /OS2"Grand Hotel"1931

  

(Photos P115-117)
21 /OS3"Lean Harvest"1931

  

(Photos P118)
21 /OS4"Hamlet"1931

  

(Photos P119)
21 /OS5"Acropolis"1933

  

(Photos P124-128)
21 /OS6"Never Come Back"1933

 

(Photos P130-134)
21 /OS7"Doctor's Orders"1933

 

(Photos P135-137)
21 /OS8"The Rats of Norway"1933

  

(Photos P138-147)
21 /OS9"The Shining Hour"1934

 

(Photos P148-157)
21 /OS10'The Shining Hour"1934

  

(Photos P158-164)
21 /OS11"Ethan Frome"1936

  

(Photos P169-171)
21 /OS12"The Doctor's Dilemma"1940, 1941

  

(Photos P208-211)
21 /OS13"Candida"1942

  

(Photos P212)
Box 22
Series: 7: Photographs
22 /OS1"The Hanging Judge"1952

  

(Photos P242-273)
22 /OS2"Night of the Iguana"1975, 1976

  

(Photos P304-307)
Activities
22 /OS3Raymond Massey with Adolph Menjou[ca. 1938]

  

(Photos P619-620)
Box 23
Series: 8: Memorabilia and publicity
231Publicity1939-1971

Consists of newspaper clippings.  

232Biography material1946-1964

Consists of a copy of Current Biography : Who's Who and Why, Vol. 7, no.2, February 1946 (Raymond Massey biography P.33-36), typescripts of biographies for Who's Who Canada and America, and a biography from Warner Bros.Studios

233Interview by Beth Twiggar[1942]

Typescript and letter from the author to Raymond Massey.   

234"Massey belies his dour image" Interview by Blaik Kirby1971

From The Globe and Mail, December 11, 1971.  Includes a letter from Raymond Massey to the author of the article.

235The year was 1856 [publicity material for Rand McNally and photo portrait of Abraham Lincoln]1956

Includes 1 photograph : b&w ; 31.5 cm x 24.5 cm  

236R.M. as "Abe Lincoln" in Robert Sherwood's play, "Abe Lincoln in Illinois," as conjectured by Norman Rockwell.[1940]

Consists of a page taken from a magazine? with the image of the portrait by Norman Rockwell on one side and an article about the play on the verso. Taped on is a note by Massey?  about his makeup in the role as Lincoln.   

237"Raymond Massey is the Kind of Actor Who Understands the Acting Craft" by Jeanne Stein1963

Article in on p. 389-402 of Films in Review, August-September 1963  

238Telegrams1939

Telegrams to and from Charles Garside.  

239[Letter from C.D. Massey to Mr. George E. Vincent re: birth of Raymond Massey]1896

Letter is a photocopy of an original.   

2310Bluestem Coffee Shop menu and M.G.M Studios Luncheon menu1952-1957

The M.G.M. Studios Luncheon menu has an item called "The Raymond Massey Salad"  

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