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Box: 1 Fold: 1 Clare Boothe - Strips of Baby Photographs
1904

DESCRIPTION: 2 identical strips of five studio photographs taken of Clare Boothe Luce at the approximate age of one.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Clare Boothe - Studio Baby Photographs
1906

DESCRIPTION: 5 studio photographs of Clare Luce Boothe taken at the approximate age of three.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Clare and David Boothe
1906

DESCRIPTION: 3 studio photographs of Clare and David Boothe taken at approximately ages 3 and 4 respectively.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Clare Boothe, David Boothe and Marion Colette
1908

DESCRIPTION: 3 studio photographs of Clare and David Boothe posed with Marion Colette taken approximately in 1908.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Clare Boothe
1909

DESCRIPTION: 2 studio photographs of Clare Boothe in a lace dress taken approximately at the age of six.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Clare Boothe
1911

DESCRIPTION: 2 studio photographs of Clare Boothe at age eight.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Clare Boothe
1912

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Clare Boothe at approximately the age of 9 standing in the middle of a road, and sitting on a boat.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Clare Boothe, David Boothe, and Ann Snyder
1912-1920

DESCRIPTION: 40 small photographs of Clare Boothe, David Boothe, their mother Ann Snyder and family friends, the Frowerts. These photographs were taken at various times and locations during 1910-1920 and include CBL's trip to France with her mother, and her high school graduation.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Clare Boothe
1918

DESCRIPTION: 3 studio photographs of Clare Boothe as a teenager taken by Walter Scott Shinn in 1918.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Clare Boothe
1920

DESCRIPTION: 3 oval studio photographs of Clare Boothe taken during her high school years.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 Clare Boothe
1921-1922

DESCRIPTION: 3 studio photographs of Clare Boothe taken during the early 1920s.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Clare Boothe
1922

DESCRIPTION: 1 studio photograph of Clare Boothe as a young woman taken by Binder.

Box: 1 Fold: 13 Clare Boothe
1923

DESCRIPTION: 3 studio photographs of Clare Boothe as a young woman right before her marriage to New York millionaire George Tuttle Brokaw.

Box: 1 Fold: 14 Clare Boothe Brokaw - Bridal Photograph
8/10/1923

DESCRIPTION: 1 bridal photograph of Clare Boothe Brokaw taken by Ira L. Hill's Studio, NY.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 Clare Boothe and George Brokaw
1923

DESCRIPTION: 1 outdoor photograph of newlyweds Clare Boothe and George Brokaw.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Bachrach
1923

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Brokaw taken by Bachrach accompanied by a

miniature portrait copied from the Bachrach photo.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 Clare Boothe Brokaw
1923

DESCRIPTION: 2 professional, outdoor photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw taken shortly after her marriage to George T. Brokaw.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 Clare Boothe Brokaw
1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 professional photograph of Clare Boothe Brokaw sitting in a garden.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 The Brokaws
1925

DESCRIPTION: 1 outdoor photograph of Clare, George and baby Ann C. Brokaw.

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Clare Boothe Brokaw in 18th Century Costume
1/19/1926

DESCRIPTION: 2 professional photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw dressed in an eighteenth century costume, which she wore to the Beaux Arts Ball held in New York on 1/19/1926.

Box: 1 Fold: 21 Clare Boothe Brokaw in Baby Doll Costume
3/2/1926

DESCRIPTION: 4 professional photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw dressed in a baby doll costume she had designed for party the Brokaws hosted.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 Clare Boothe Brokaw in dance costume
1926

DESCRIPTION: 3 professional photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw in a dance costume.

Box: 1 Fold: 23 Clare Boothe Brokaw in Music Hall Costume
1926

DESCRIPTION: 1 professional photograph of Clare Boothe Brokaw in a music-hall costume.

Box: 1 Fold: 24 Clare and George Brokaw
1926

DESCRIPTION: 2 professional photographs of Clare and George Brokaw dressed in pierrot costumes.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 Clare Boothe Brokaw in a hoop skirt
1926

DESCRIPTION: 4 professional photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw dressed in a hoopskirt costume.

Box: 1 Fold: 26 Clare Boothe Brokaw in medieval costume
1927

DESCRIPTION: 3 professional photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw dressed in a medieval costume.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 Clare Boothe Brokaw as Bridesmaid
1928

DESCRIPTION: 1 group photo of a wedding party with Clare Boothe Brokaw as a bridesmaid

taken by Percival Grinstead.



Box: 1 Fold: 28 Clare Boothe and Ann Clare Brokaw
1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph taken outdoors of Clare Boothe and her young daughter Ann Clare Brokaw.

Box: 1 Fold: 29 Clare Boothe Brokaw - Vanity Fair
1930

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Brokaw posed in a library taken approximately in 1931, after she had divorced her husband, George T. Brokaw, and obtained a job as a junior editior of the magazine, Vanity Fair.

Box: 1 Fold: 30 Clare Boothe Brokaw - Head shots
1932

DESCRIPTION: 5 professional head shots of Clare Boothe Brokaw taken approximately in 1932 while she was managing editor for Vanity Fair.

Box: 1 Fold: 31 Clare Boothe Brokaw
1932

DESCRIPTION: 3 professional photographs of Clare Boothe taken by Cecil Beaton,

photographer for both Vanity Fair and Vogue. Also included is a advertisement for a column written by CBL called "This World of Ours" for the New York American.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Van Vechten
12/9/1932

DESCRIPTION: 2 professional photographs of Clare Boothe with a leopard print taken on 12/9/1932 by Carl Van Vechten.

Box: 1 Fold: 33 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Van Vechten
12/9/1932

DESCRIPTION: 3 professional photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw against Oriental wallpaper taken on 12/9/1932 by Carl Van Vechten.

Box: 1 Fold: 34 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Van Vechten
12/9/1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Brokaw wearing fur taken on December 9, 1932 by Carl Van Vechten.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 Clare Boothe Brokaw
1933

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw taken in 1933 by the News Events Photo Service.

Box: 1 Fold: 36 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Lusha Nelson
1935

DESCRIPTION: 5 photographs of Clare Boothe posed in a black cape taken sometime in the mid-1930s by Lusha Nelson

Box: 1 Fold: 37 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Lusha Nelson
1935

DESCRIPTION: 3 photographs of Clare Boothe posed in a fur coat taken sometime in the mid-1930s by Lusha Nelson.

Box: 1 Fold: 38 Clare Boothe Brokaw
1935

DESCRIPTION: 1 professional photograph of Clare Boothe posed in a formal gown taken sometime in the mid-1930s.

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Clare Boothe and Henry R. Luce
1936

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of the newlyweds, Clare Boothe and Henry R. Luce acting out the roles of farmers in a play and leaning against a fence.

Box: 1 Fold: 40 The Luces by Alfred Eisenstaedt
1936

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of newlyweds, Clare Boothe and Henry R. Luce playing croquette taken by Alfred Eisenstaed.

Box: 1 Fold: 41 Clare Boothe Luce and Ann Clare Brokaw
1936

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs taken in 1936 of Clare Boothe Luce with her pre-teen daughter, Ann Clare Brokaw.

Box: 1 Fold: 42 Henry R. Luce and Ann Brokaw
1936

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Henry R. Luce at the beach and on a yacht with his new stepdaughter, Ann Clare Brokaw, taken in 1936.

Box: 1 Fold: 43 The Luce Family
1936

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe and Henry Luce with members of the Luce family taken approximately in 1936.

Box: 1 Fold: 44 The Women - New York and Austria
1936-1937

DESCRIPTION: 7 professional photographs of New York and Austrian productions of CBL's play, The Women, taken during its initial run in 1936-1937.

Box: 1 Fold: 45 The Women - New York and Austria
1936-1937

DESCRIPTION: 8 professional photographs of New York and Austrian productions of CBL's play, The Women, taken during its initial run in 1936-1937.

Box: 1 Fold: 46 Clare Boothe Luce by Van Vechten
1937

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce against a flowered wallpaper background taken by Carl Van Vechten in 1937.

Box: 1 Fold: 47 Clare Boothe Luce by Van Vechten
1937

DESCRIPTION: 4 professional photographs of Clare Boothe Luce wearing a floral hat taken by Carl Van Vechten in 1937.

Box: 1 Fold: 48 Mr. and Mrs. Henry R. Luce by Van Vechten
1937

DESCRIPTION: 2 professional photographs of the recently married couple, Clare Boothe and Henry Luce, taken by Carl Van Vechten in 1937.

Box: 1 Fold: 49 Henry Robinson Luce by Karsh
1937

DESCRIPTION: 1 professional photograph of Henry Robinson Luce taken by Yousuf Karsh.

Box: 1 Fold: 50 Henry Robinson Luce
1937

DESCRIPTION: 2 professional photographs of Henry Robinson Luce posed on a couch smoking a cigarette, possibly taken by Edward Steichen.

Box: 1 Fold: 51 Clare Boothe Luce by Bassano
1938

DESCRIPTION: 4 professional photographs of Clare Boothe Luce taken at Bassano Limited, a photography studio in London.

Box: 1 Fold: 52 The Luces with Douglas Fairbanks and Dorothy Farmer
1938

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of the Luces socializing at a party with Douglas Fairbanks and Dorothy Farmer.

Box: 1 Fold: 53 Henry Robinson Luce
1938

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Henry Robinson Luce at a rodeo posed on horseback.

Box: 1 Fold: 54 Clare Boothe and Henry R. Luce
1938

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Clare Boothe and Henry R. Luce playing tennis.

Box: 1 Fold: 55 Henry Robinson Luce
1938

DESCRIPTION: 7 various photographs of Henry Robinson Luce at home with family and friends.

Box: 1 Fold: 56 Clare Boothe Luce at Mepkin
1938

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce posed in a hunting outfit at Mepkin, the Luces' plantation in South Carolina.

Box: 1 Fold: 57 Clare Boothe Luce
1938

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph taken outside of Clare Boothe Luce wearing a fur and holding her cat.

Box: 1 Fold: 58 Clare Boothe Luce
1938

DESCRIPTION: 1 small photograph taken by Dorothy Meigs Eidlitz of Clare Boothe Luce giving a talk.

Box: 1 Fold: 59 Clare Boothe Luce
1939

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph taken by International News Photos of Clare Boothe Luce powdering her nose.

Box: 1 Fold: 60 Clare Boothe Luce
1939

DESCRIPTION: 3 head shots of Clare Boothe Luce in evening wear.

Box: 1 Fold: 61 Clare Boothe Luce by Jarche
1939

DESCRIPTION: 8 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce in her home taken by Jarche for Weekly Illustrated.

Box: 1 Fold: 62 Clare Boothe Luce by Jarche
1939

DESCRIPTION: 7 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce in her home taken by Jarche for Weekly Illustrated.

Box: 1 Fold: 63 Clare Boothe Luce Aboard Ship
1939

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce with Sam Behrman, Henry Bernstein, and Emil Ludwig aboard a ship heading for Europe taken in 1939.

Box: 1 Fold: 64 Clare Boothe Luce
1935-1939

DESCRIPTION: 5 miscellaneous photographs of Clare Boothe Luce taken through the last half of the 1930s at various locations.

Box: 1 Fold: 65 Henry Robinson Luce
1935-1939

DESCRIPTION: 8 miscellaneous photographs of Henry Robinson Luce taken throughout the last half of the 1930s at various locations.

Box: 2 Fold: 1 Henry Robinson Luce and Ann C. Brokaw
1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Henry Robinson Luce and Ann Brokaw with Ted White at the launching of a ship.

Box: 2 Fold: 2 Clare Boothe Luce
1940

DESCRIPTION: 6 professional headshots of Clare Boothe Luce wearing various types of hats.

Box: 2 Fold: 3 Clare Boothe Luce
1940

DESCRIPTION: 2 identical headshots of Clare Boothe Luce wearing a hat and veil over her face.

Box: 2 Fold: 4 Clare Boothe Luce
1940

DESCRIPTION: 2 identical headshots of Clare Boothe Luce wearing a bow and scarf over her head.

Box: 2 Fold: 5 Clare Boothe Luce
1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce posed behind a stand wearing a hat and veil.

Box: 2 Fold: 6 Clare Boothe Luce by Eisenstaedt
1940

DESCRIPTION: 2 identical photographs taken by Alfred Eisenstaedt of Clare Boothe Luce relaxing outside in a chaise longue with her dog.

Box: 2 Fold: 7 Clare Boothe Luce by Louise Dahl Noyes
1940

DESCRIPTION: 4 professional photographs of Clare Boothe Luce taken by Louise Dahl Noyes. One of the photographs from this shoot was later used in a Columbia Lecture Bureau Brochure featuring Clare Boothe.

Box: 2 Fold: 8 Columbia Lecture Bureau Brochure
1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 Columbia Lecture Bureau Brochure featuring Clare Boothe Luce and including a photograph taken of her by Louise Dahl Noyes.

Box: 2 Fold: 9 Clare Boothe Luce with Frank Crowninshield and Charlie Chaplin
12/13/1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph, along with its negative, of Clare Boothe Luce on stage with Frank Crowninshield, editor of Vanity Fair, and Charlie Chaplin at the Greek Benefit at the Ritz Carlton in New York.

Box: 2 Fold: 10 Clare Boothe Luce in India
1941

DESCRIPTION: 3 snapshots of Clare Boothe Luce taken in India, possibly while she was working as a war correspondent for Life magazine.

Box: 2 Fold: 11 Clare Boothe Luce in India
1941

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce in India possibly while she was working as a war correspondent for Life magazine.

Box: 2 Fold: 12 Clare Boothe Luce in Vogue
1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 magazine cutout of a photograph of Clare Boothe Luce dressed in evening wear and posing on a couch taken, by Horst for Vogue in 1941.

Box: 2 Fold: 13 Clare Boothe Luce by Horst
1941

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce in loungewear taken by Horst P. Horst, the fashion artist.

Box: 2 Fold: 14 Henry R. Luce by Associated Press
March 3, 1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Henry R. Luce with his graduate colleagues taken by the Associated Press on March 13, 1941.

Box: 2 Fold: 15 Henry R. Luce in Hawaii
1941

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Henry R. Luce's arrival in Hawaii, probably before he embarked on his tour of Asia.

Box: 2 Fold: 16 Henry R. Luce in China
1941

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Henry R. Luce addressing Chinese publicists in Chungking, China. Clare Boothe Luce is also present.

Box: 2 Fold: 17 HRL & CBL in China
1941

DESCRIPTION: 3 photographs of Henry R. Luce and Clare Boothe Luce meeting with representatives of the Chinese Red Cross in Hong Kong.

Box: 2 Fold: 18 Scenic Shots in China
March 1941

DESCRIPTION: 5 small scenic photographs taken in China during the Luces' tour of Asia in 1941.

Box: 2 Fold: 19 The Luces with Mr. and Mrs. Francis Sayre
1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of the Luces with Francis Sayre, U.S. High Commissioner to the Phillipines, and his wife, Jessie Woodrow Wilson.

Box: 2 Fold: 20 Francis and Billy Sayre with Admiral Thomas Hart
1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 snapshot of Francis Sayre with his son Billy, and Admiral Thomas Hart taken in Manila in 1941.

Box: 2 Fold: 21 Clare Boothe Luce with President Quezon
1941

DESCRIPTION: 2 identical photographs taken in Manila, 1941, of Clare Boothe Luce with President Manuel Luis Quezon of the Phillipines.

Box: 2 Fold: 22 The Luces in Hawaii
1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of the Luces being greeted in Hawaii, probably on their way home from their tour of Asia in 1941.

Box: 2 Fold: 23 Clare Boothe Luce with Vincent Sheehan
1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce with Vincent Sheehan, announcing details of the United China Relief Dinner organized after the Luces' return from China.

Box: 2 Fold: 24 Clare Boothe Luce with Elliot Roosevelt
1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce with Eillot Roosevelt at a social event.

Box: 2 Fold: 25 Henry Luce at Yellow River Front
January 23, 1942

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Henry R. Luce reviewing troops at the Yellow River Front in 1942.

Box: 2 Fold: 26 Clare Boothe Luce in Cairo
1942

DESCRIPTION: 5 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce and several soldiers having drinks on the famous terrace of the Shepherds Hotel in Cairo.

Box: 2 Fold: 26 Clare Boothe Luce with General Chiang Kai-Shek
April 1942

DESCRIPTION: 7 Time Inc. photographs of Clare Boothe Luce with General and Madame Chiang Kai-Shek, and General Joseph Stilwell, Chiang Kai-Shek's Chief of Staff, taken when CBL travelled to Burma as a war correspondent in April 1942.



Box: 2 Fold: 27 Clare Boothe Luce in Burma
April 1942

DESCRIPTION: 9 various Time Inc. photographs of Clare Boothe Luce's trip to Burma in 1942 as a war correspondent.

Box: 2 Fold: 28 Olga Greenlaw
April 1942

DESCRIPTION: 4 Time Inc. photographs of Olga Greenlaw, publicity manager for the American Volunteer Group, a group of American pilots fighting under General Chiang Kai-Shek during World War II. These photographs were taken during Clare Boothe Luce's trip to Burma as a war correspondent and were later published in the 7/20/1942 edition of Life magazine.

Box: 2 Fold: 29 War Correspondent - Burma
April 1942

DESCRIPTION: 11 various Time Inc. photographs of soldiers and war camps taken on CBL's trip to Burma as a war correspondent.

Box: 2 Fold: 30 War Correspondent - Burma
April 1942

DESCRIPTION: 14 Time Inc. photographs of American soldiers and officers taken in during CBL's trip to Burma as a war correspondent for Life magazine.

Box: 2 Fold: 31 War Correspondent - Burma
April 1942

DESCRIPTION: 10 Time Inc. photographs of various people and soldiers taken on CBL's trip to Burma as a war correspondent in 1942.

Box: 2 Fold: 32 War Correspondent - Burma
April 1942

DESCRIPTION: 12 Time Inc. photographs of various people and soldiers taken during CBL's trip to Burma as a war correspondent for Life magazine.

Box: 2 Fold: 33 War Correspondent - Burma & Egypt
1942

DESCRIPTION: 10 Time Inc. photographs of various people taken during CBL's trips to Egypt and Burma as a war correspondent for Life magazine in 1942.

Box: 2 Fold: 34 War Correspondent - Burma & Egypt
1942

DESCRIPTION: 13 Time Inc. photographs of war scenes taken during CBL's trips to Burma and Egypt as a war correspondent for life magazine in 1942.

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