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Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, and Harold LlyodEdit
The Marx BrothersEdit
Jack Benny, Lenny Bruce, and 'Stand-Up'Edit
Second City And Improvisation ComedyEdit
Saturday Night LiveEdit
American Comedy ArchiveEdit
In 2005, Bill Dana and Emerson College established the American Comedy Archive in an effort "to acquire, preserve and make available primary source material that documents the professional activities of the ground breaking individuals who have written, produced or performed comedy for radio, television, motion pictures or live performance."