Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page

Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Adela Rogers St. Johns
RLIN number: NXCP90-A13
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Hollywood Film Industry Project
Description: Involvement in the film industry as an author; discussion of film personalities: Greta Garbo, Jack Gilbert, George Cukor, Katharine Hepburn, Louis B. Mayer, Tom Mix, David O. Selznick, John McCormick, Coleen Moore, Jean Harlow, Paul Burns, Victor Fleming, and Clark Gable; Hollywood treatment of her book SINGLE STANDARD and westerns; the true story upon which A STAR IS BORN is based.
Extent: Transcript: 32 leaves, Tape: 1 cassette
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1988. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information. Microfiche copy available for purchase. (Columbia University oral history collection, part VI, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1971 (Year of interview)
Speaker: St. Johns, Adela Rogers, 1894-1988
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1894
Speaker occupation: Author
Age at speaking: 77
Document date: 1971
Interviewer: Higham, Charles
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Authors; Motion picture actors and actresses; Motion pictures--Authorship; Motion pictures--Plots, themes, etc.; Women authors
Topics discussed - Other terms: St. Johns, Adela Rogers, 1894-1988
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0021093-16532