Harry Cohn’s official studio portrait, 1936

Harry Cohn’s official studio portrait, 1936

Harry Cohn: Man, Mogul, and Myth



  • Dick, Bernard F. The Merchant Prince of Poverty Row: Harry Cohn of Columbia Pictures. . Lexington, Ky.: University Press of Kentucky, 1993.
  • Gabler, Neal. An Empire of Their Own: How the Jews Invented Hollywood. . New York: Anchor, 1988.
  • Schatz, Thomas. The Genius of the System: Hollywood Filmmaking in the Studio Era. . 1989. Reprint, Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2010.
  • Thomas, Bob. King Cohn: The Life and Times of Hollywood Mogul Harry Cohn. . 1967. Beverly Hills, Calif.: New Millennium Books, 2000.
  • Zierold, Norman. The Moguls. . New York: Coward-McCann, 1969.

Archival Collections

  • Columbia Pictures records, 1929-1974Collection Number 09355, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming
  • Hedda Hopper CollectionSpecial Collections, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Beverly Hills, Calif