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Call No.: MS Thr 1688
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Title: Fortune and Men's Eyes photographs and ephemera
Date(s): circa 1969
Quantity: 0.08 linear feet (1 folder)
Quantity: Photographs are slightly curled up at the edges, but are in otherwise good condition.
Language of materials: Collection is in English.
Abstract: Photographs and one program of from the stage production of Fortune and Men's Eyes.
This play is by John Herbert, about a young man's experience in prison, which explores both homosexuality and sexual slavery.
Collection is processed. Materials are arranged in two series: Photographs; and Programs.
Collection includes one program and thirty-five still 8" x 10" photographs from John Herbert's play Fortune and Men's Eyes, directed and produced by Sal Mineo at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles. Many are signed in the negative Miller [of] Hollywood. Five feature the studio stamp of Frank Edwards on the reverse. The photographs feature the following: young main characters in violent poses; individual portraits of actors in character; and actors in intimate poses.