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Will Gould papers, 1925-1982
- Gould, Will.
- Will Gould papers
- 1925-1982 (inclusive)19251982
- 14 cubic feet
- Collection Number
American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming
American Heritage Center
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave.
- Access Restrictions
There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.
- Additional Reference Guides
Finding aid available in repository.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
Gould was a cartoonist, sports illustrator and published composer, known for his creation of the "Red Barry" comic strip. He also did some writing for radio and early television.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Collection contains materials relating to Gould's work as a cartoonist, illustrator, writer and composer. There are sketches, "Red Barry" comic strip panels, professional and personal correspondence (including some with James Cagney and some concerning the Writers Guild of America, West), miscellaneous writings for radio and television, sheet music written by Gould and a scrapbook.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.
Item Description, Box Number, Folder Number, Collection Name, Collection Number, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States.
- Popular music -- United States.
- Radio authorship.
- Television authorship.
- Writers Guild of America, West.
Form or Genre Terms
- Sheet music.
- Cagney, James, 1899-1986.