The material in this collection is both personal and professional material that covers much of Mary Wickes’ life from her family life to school days through her long and active acting career. Much of the material was kept it its original groupings and arrangement, thus some material pertaining to certain subjects may appear in two or more series.
Here you can find the transcript of Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton's speech given April 16, 1998 at the dedication of the Isabella and Frank Wickenhauser Memorial Library Fund for Television, Film, and Theater Arts.
Here you can find "In the Draft of an Open Mind," Mary Wickes' Inaugural Adele Chomeau Starbird Memorial Lecture Graham Chapel, Washington University, given April 12, 1988.
Series 1: Stage Career
Series 2: Film Career
Series 3: Television Career
Series 4: Photographs and Scrapbooks
Series 5: Washington University
Series 6: University of California, Los Angeles Material
Series 7: Professional Correspondence
Series 8: Personal and Professional Material
Series 9: Genealogical
Series 10: Personal Effects
Series 11: Personal Library
Series 12: Audio-visual Material
Series 13: Oversized Material