Biography and History

Max Gordon (1892-1978) was an American theatrical producer.

Source: From the finding aid for TC024

  • Max Gordon Papers. 1908-1971 (inclusive), 1950-1965 (bulk).

    Call Number: TC024

    Max Gordon (1892-1978) was an American theatrical producer. His collection contains personal correspondence with theater and film notables spanning the years 1942-1971. Also included are production materials, such as correspondence, contracts, summaries of earnings, financial sheets, and miscellaneous notes of plays Gordon produced, including Born Yesterday, The Solid Gold Cadillac, My Sister Eileen, and the film, Abe Lincoln in Illinois, as well as letters and script reports relating to Columbia Pictures.