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Description
The Howard Strickling papers span the years 1913-1972 and encompass approximately 3 linear feet. The most significant item is the ?.J. Mannix ledger,?so called because the name of MGM? long-serving general manager is embossed on the cover. This volume contains financial information on virtually every MGM release from 1924 through 1962. A copy of the ledger is available for perusal at the Reference Desk.
Background
Howard Strickling was a film publicist and a longtime publicity director for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. He was active from the 1920s to 1960s.
Extent
3 linear feet of papers.
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.
Availability
Available by appointment only.