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Eartha Kitt - Thursday's Child manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: GV026

Scope and Contents

Collection contains undated edited manuscript of Thursday's Child by Eartha Kitt.


  • Creation: Undated

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Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical Note

Eartha Kitt is a legendary African American entertainer, distinguished in film, theater, cabaret, music and television. Thursday's Child is one of three autobiographies written by the international star and was published in 1956. The book contains illustrations and stories detailing Kitt's life from the age of sixteen and her passion for traveling, television and motion pictures.


0.5 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger)


Collection contains an undated edited manuscript of Thursday's Child by Eartha Kitt.

Physical Location

GV Vault

Processing Information

Collection was processed and finding aid written by Mary Lodu, 2017.

Eartha Kitt - Thursday's Child manuscript
Mary Lodu
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Collecting Area Details

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