Yes. Totally appreciate that and am def. doing the google research.
Just thought this esteemed group might have some opportunities that we are
not aware of.
On Wed, Oct 3, 2018 at 10:51 AM Paul T. Jackson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> There are a number of Jewish and Jewish Women Archives around the country
> which hold information about Jewish comedians. A quick search of Google
> using stirng "Jewish Comedian Archives" will bring up some of those.
> Paul T. Jackson
> Trescott Research
> Steilacoom, WA 98338
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> On Wed, Oct 3, 2018, 9:56 AM David Katznelson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > I have another research question. I am involved with a project looking at
> > the full history of female Jewish comedians. I am looking for
> > ephemera...and yes, audio on any of the following artists. Any lead
> > be more than helpful. Because many of them were on small labels that
> > drifted into obscurity, there is very little good stuff available and we
> > are looking at putting together a book/CD and museum exhibit as a result
> > our efforts.
> > The artists we are focusing on (some of them we have more ephemera than
> > others):
> > Abby Holman c. 1929
> > > Sophie Tucker c. 1929 & 1950s
> > > Mae Questel/Betty Boop c. 1940s & 1960s
> > > Ruth Wallis c 1950s
> > > Sadie Banks c 1950s
> > > Abbe Lane c. 1950s-1960s
> > > Frances Faye c. 1959
> > > Jean Carroll c. 1960
> > > Selma Diamond
> > > Rusty Warren c 1960s
> > > Patsy Abbott c.1963
> > > Betty Ross c. 1963
> > > Gertrude Berg c.1965
> > > Totie Fields c. 1969
> > >
> > THANKS FOR READING!
> > David