November 20: New Collection Pieces Added

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It was a banner year for new items added to the MMC, which included the addition of the very first Marilyn Monroe film worn piece.  Below are items added to the collection that were acquired from Julien’s November Marilyn Monroe auction.  Click on a link or photo for additional details.

Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Wool Jacket

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A Marilyn Monroe Wool Skirt from Let’s Make Love

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“Man Against Himself”
A Book from Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Library

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“The Miracles of Your Mind”
A Book from Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Library

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Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Photograph of her Mother and Uncle


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Marilyn Monroe’s Archive of Complete Financial Statements for 1962

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Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Receipts Related to Her 1960 Birthday Party on the Set of Let’s Make Love
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Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Erno Laszlo Receipts

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Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Filing Cabinet

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An Arthur Miller Signed Mock-Up Title Page for his Collected Plays, Gifted to Marilyn Monroe

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Frieda Hull Photograph.  In this unseen photo, Marilyn wears a gray wool skirt, part of the Marilyn Monroe Collection, which previously was not photographed with Marilyn wearing it.

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Frieda Hull Photograph.  In this unseen color photo, Marilyn wears the set of white fox fur accessories, part of the Marilyn Monroe Collection.  While black and white photos were previously known to exist, this is the first color photo seen of Marilyn wearing the furs.

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