Oral history interview with Richard Allen Boone, 1959

 

Name
Boone, Richard Allen (Interviewee)
Franklin, Joan (Interviewer)
Franklin, Robert (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Richard Allen Boone, 1959
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Richard Allen Boone, 1959
Abstract
Early life in California; acting school on GI Bill, 1945; Neighborhood Playhouse; Actors' Studio; beginning of television career, 1948; movie career: ideas on acting in movies and theater; role in "Have Gun Will Travel" television series; reminiscences of John Gielgud, Lee Strasburg, Elia Kazan. Audio is comprised of narrator's excerpts from the Westinghouse Broadcasting Company's radio program ser ies "Memoirs of the Movies"
Collection Name
Popular arts project
Subjects
Actors; Motion pictures; Television; Theater; Boone, Richard Allen
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1959
Note (Biographical)
Actor; interviewee b. 1917, d. 1981
Note
Interviewed by Joan and Robert Franklin
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
12814593
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-wn2g-pm82
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.