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Bill Dana Oral History Interview Collection

  • US MBE ACC-MSS 002
  • Collection
  • 2005 - 2018

The Bill Dana Oral History Collection, 2005-2007, 2016-, consists of sixty-eight audio-visual interviews of a cross section of comedy experts, writers, producers, directors, and noted comedians who have had a direct influence on the history of the...

Dana, Bill, 1924 -

Carl L. Tarnstrom Joke Collection

  • US MBE ACC-MSS 015
  • Collection
  • Mid-1940s to early-1980s

The Carl L. Tarnstrom Joke Collection is made up of a series of jokes, gags, and “odds and ends” collected and typed up by Tarnstrom himself for a period of over thirty years between the mid-1940s to the early-1980s. He gathered these jokes from t...

Tarnstrom, Carl L., 1910-1987

Budd Friedman and Tripp Whetsell collection

  • US MBE ACC-MSS 020
  • Collection
  • ca. 2002 - 2018

The Budd Friedman and Tripp Whetsell collection, ca. 2002-2018, consists of 89 audio interview recordings with prominent comedians, producers, comedic writers, actors, singers, directors, talent managers, and journalists. In addition, there is on...

Friedman, Budd, 1932-