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Jan Murray Collection Series
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Photographs are divided into two main sub-series then further divided by subject and title. Because the majority of photographs are not dated, the listed date range has been surmised by the information available. Some photographs included may have...

Celebrity Roasts

This series includes speeches made by Murray in honor of fellow celebrities. Folders are arranged by name of celebrity and may include multiple speeches for different events.


This series consists of correspondence from Jan Murray’s work associates and charities, as well as letters from his oldest son Warren.

Audio/Visual Materials

The audiovisual component of the collection consists of the original reels and film transfers, Betacam, VHS and cassette tapes and reference copies of some items on DVD. The DVDs are arranged chronologically by item number on the archive’s multi-m...


Included in this series are official scripts from various movie, stage and television roles and are distinguishable from the informal scripts for television routines contained in series 1. Several were or are still professionally bound and others ...

Magazine Articles and Publicity

This series includes mass produced promotional material including magazines, play bills, newspaper articles and other ephemera. Magazine coverage ranges from multi-page spreads to single photographs.

Stand Up Routines and Appearances

This series includes various stand-up material and routines not specified for TV appearances. In an effort to retain original order, variations of the same routine may appear in multiple folders. Folders with multiple routines for specific venues ...

TV Routines and Show Files

This series includes material for TV show administration and appearances such as production notes and correspondence for Jan Murray Time and Charge Account. The series also includes script drafts and production notes for two unaired pilots, The Sa...