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Oral history interview with Jay Gorney, 1958

Creator: Gorney, Jay, 1896-1990
Project: Popular arts project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 42 pages
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Composer, writer, producer

Scope and Contents

Songwriting in New York, 1920s and 30s; Lee and J.J. Shubert, George Gershwin, E.Y. Harburg; career in Hollywood as musical adviser, composer, author, producer; discovery of Shirley Temple; "Meet the People"

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1984

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