Philip Sterling interviews Ed [Edward] Rosenbaum

More Details Cite This Item

View this item elsewhere:

Title
Philip Sterling interviews Ed [Edward] Rosenbaum
Additional title: Philip Sterling research materials on Bert Williams collection of sound recordings
Names
Sterling, Dorothy, 1913-2008 (Donor)
Rosenbaum, Edward (Interviewee)
Sterling, Philip, 1907-1989 (Interviewer)
Collection

Philip Sterling research materials on Bert Williams collection of sound recordings

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1960-05-06
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7-A 3968
Topics
Rosenbaum, Edward
Williams, Bert, 1874-1922
African American entertainers
Press agents
Promoters
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Content: Title provided by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded New York 1960 May 6
Additional physical form: Archival original (1 audio tape reel ; 7 in ; analog, mono) available in *LT-7-A 3968.
Acquisition: Gift; Dorothy Sterling; 1991.
Content: Forms part of the Philip Sterling research materials on Bert Williams, *T-Mss 1991-026.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 66 min.) : analog, mono ; 7 in.
Description
Parts 1-2. Philip Sterling, the writer and public relations executive who worked for the Columbia Broadcasting System for many years, interviews Ed [Edward] Rosenbaum. Rosenbaum who handled publicity of the Ziegfeld Follies theatrical productions on Broadway (1907-1910/11), recalls Bert Williams, the first black-featured performer in all-white show, who also worked at the Follies since 1910, and Williams successful roles in the Follies theatrical productions on New York stage, as well as the road shows during 1910-1911. Rosenbaum also talks about his own experience working for the Follies, and shares his memories about various producers, directors and actors who performed at the Follies in the beginning of the 20th century.Part 3 contains interview with unidentified woman.Interviews by Philip Sterling, conducted 1959-1962 for his biographical book on the African American entertainer Bert Williams, that never was completed.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20758416
RLIN/OCLC: 915369190
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8dbbe580-b90f-0133-fd4e-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1913: Creator Born
  • 1960: Created
  • 2008: Creator Died
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Philip Sterling interviews Ed [Edward] Rosenbaum" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1960. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/91a816f0-b90f-0133-3f30-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Philip Sterling interviews Ed [Edward] Rosenbaum" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 29, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/91a816f0-b90f-0133-3f30-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1960). Philip Sterling interviews Ed [Edward] Rosenbaum Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/91a816f0-b90f-0133-3f30-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/91a816f0-b90f-0133-3f30-60f81dd2b63c | title= (sound recording) Philip Sterling interviews Ed [Edward] Rosenbaum, (1960)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=January 29, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Philip Sterling interviews Ed [Edward] Rosenbaum