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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Frank Warren and Florence Page McCarty Oral History, 1979-1980, 1983, 1996



Descriptive Summary

Creator: McCarty, Florence Evelyn Page, 1913-1990
Creator: McCarty, Frank Warren, 1897-1982
Title: McCarty, Frank Warren and Florence Page, Oral History
Dates: 1979-1980, 1983, 1996
Abstract: Composed of three audiocassette tapes, photographs, and a memoir, the Frank Warren and Florence Page McCarty Oral History, 1979-1980, 1983, 1996, documents the experiences of the McCartys in Oklahoma, Texas, and California.
Accession No.: 97-099
Extent: 1 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Born to George McCarty and Mattie Crites in Mangum, Oklahoma, Frank Warren McCarty (1897-1982) married Florence Evelyn Page (1913-1990) in 1934. Raised in Texas, Florence was the daughter of Roscoe C. Page and Nellie Jane Isbell. In 1938, the couple moved with their daughter Anelle from Texas to Hollywood, California, where the she had a career as a child actress. Additionally, Anelle authored an autobiography on her childhood entitled My First Sixteen Years: A Memoir of Texas & Hollywood (2000).

Source:

Kloski, Anelle. "Kloski and McCarty Ancestors." Rootsweb. Accessed July 11, 2011. http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=maribook&id=I9.

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Scope and Contents

Composed of three audiocassette tapes, photographs, and a memoir, the Frank Warren and Florence Page McCarty Oral History, 1979-1980, 1983, 1996, documents the experiences of the McCartys in Oklahoma, Texas, and California. The audiocassette tapes contain an interview with Florence and Frank discussing their respective childhoods, while photographs depict members of the McCarty family. Additionally, the unpublished reminiscences entitled "My First Sixteen Years: Memoir of Texas and Hollywood," concerns Anelle McCarty Kloski’s activities as a child actress.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Kloski, Anelle McCarty.
McCarty, Florence Evelyn Page, 1913-1990 -- Archives.
McCarty, Frank Warren, 1897-1982 -- Archives.
McCarty family.
Subjects
Actors and actresses -- Texas.
Places
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Mangum (Okla.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Tarrant County (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Frank Warren and Florence Page McCarty Oral History, 1979-1980, 1983, 1996, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2X330 Audiocassette tapes, photographs, and a memoir, 1979-1980, 1983, 1996

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