Oral history interview with Charles Ruggles, 1959
|Creator: ||Ruggles, Charlie, 1886-1970||Project: ||Popular arts project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Scope and Contents
Early career; San Francisco earthquake, 1906; first acting experience in New York, N.Y.; first movie; vaudeville; first talking film, 1929; impressions of early motion picture personalities; philosophy of the art of comedy; Ernst Lubitsch. Audio is comprised of narrator's excerpts from the Westinghouse Broadcasting Company's radio program series "Memoirs of the Movies"