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Betty Garde Papers

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1484

Abstract

Title:
Betty Garde Papers
Author/Creator:
Garde, Betty
Collection number:
LAB 2005-104
Size:
2.50 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1930s
Inclusive dates:
1924-1978 and undated
Collection Area:
Mass Media and Culture
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

Betty Garde (1905-1989) was an American actress best known for being the original Aunt Eller in Broadway's "Oklahoma" but whose career also include such radio programs as "Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch" and "The Aldrich Family" and work with Orson Welles and Eddie Cantor, among others. Ms. Garde also appeared on early TV in such programs as "The Honeymooners," "Decoy," and "The Twilight Zone." The collection documents Betty Garde's early stage career.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research use.

Preferred citation:

Betty Garde Papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials page for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.