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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Celeste Holm
RLIN number: NXCP88-A62
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Popular Arts Project, Part III
Description: First job on New York stage, "Papa is All," "The Damask Cheek"; work in night clubs and USO; directors and their styles, including Elia Kazan, George M. Cohan, Lawrence Langner, Alfred Lunt, Joseph Mankiewicz; Marilyn Monroe; social life in Hollywood; opinions about actors and politics; experience in post World War II Germany; acting philosophy.
Extent: Transcript: 96 leaves, Tape: 1 reel
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1959 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Holm, Celeste, 1919-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1919
Speaker occupation: Actress
Age at speaking: 40
Document date: 1959
Interviewer: Franklin, Joan; Franklin, Robert
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Acting; Actors; Actresses; Motion picture actors and actresses; Oral history; Theater
Topics discussed - Other terms: Holm, Celeste, 1919-
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020183-15625