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Finding aid for the Wayne Warga papers 0188
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Chronological File

Scope and Content

Series contains Warga's chronological files of clippings, articles and research files. Most of the clippings are for articles he wrote for the Los Angeles Times, although there are also drafts and notes for freelance articles he wrote for Cosmo, Westways and People as well.
Box 1, Folder 1-2

Times Clips 1968

Box 1, Folder 3

Times Clips 1969 January-June

Box 1, Folder 4

Times Clips 1969 July-December

Box 1, Folder 5

Times Clips 1970 January-June

Box 1, Folder 6

Times Clips 1970 July-December

Box 1, Folder 7

Notes from a Bottle Script 1970

Box 1, Folder 8

Times Clips 1971 January-June

Box 1, Folder 9

Times Clips 1971 July-December

Box 1, Folder 10

Times Clips 1972 January-June

Box 1, Folder 11

Times Clips 1972 July-December

Box 1, Folder 12

Times Clips 1973

Box 1, Folder 13-15

Miscellaneous Publications 1973

Box 1, Folder 16

Times Clips 1974

Box 1, Folder 17

Times Clips 1975

Box 1, Folder 18

Freelance - Swifty Lazar 1975

Box 1, Folder 19

Action 1974-1975

Box 1, Folder 20

Sons & Daughters Idea File 1975

Box 1, Folder 21

Brando, Marlon 1975

Box 1, Folder 22

Times Clips 1976

Box 1, Folder 23

Rudolph Valentino 1976

Box 1, Folder 24

Editor/Publisher Correspondence 1976-1977

Box 1, Folder 25

Times Clips 1977

Box 1, Folder 26

Freelance 1977

Box 1, Folder 27

Times Clips 1978

Box 1, Folder 28-30

Herb Solow - NBC 1978

Box 2, Folder 1

Times Clips 1979

Box 2, Folder 2

Freelance 1980

Box 2, Folder 3

Freelance 1979

Box 2, Folder 4

Oric Bovar Story/ Joanna 1979

Box 2, Folder 5

Larceny and Old Lace/Joanna 1979

Box 2, Folder 6

Cosmo Clips 1979-1982

Box 2, Folder 7

Outlines - Receipts/Joanna Miles 1979-1982

Box 2, Folder 8-9

Letters (General) 1980-1985

Box 2, Folder 10

Times Clips 1980

Box 2, Folder 11

Author! Author! 1980

Box 2, Folder 12

San Fernando 1980

Box 2, Folder 13

Stephanie Powers/Journal 1980

Box 2, Folder 14

Faye Dunaway 1981

Box 2, Folder 15

Times Clips 1981

Box 2, Folder 16

Author! Author! 1981

Box 2, Folder 17

Freelance 1981

Box 2, Folder 18

Author! Author! 1982 January-June

Box 2, Folder 19

Rachel Ward - Cosmo 1982

Box 2, Folder 20

Westways 1982

Box 2, Folder 21

Wambaugh, Joe - Writer's Digest 1982

Box 2, Folder 22

Reagan, Maureen 1982

Box 2, Folder 23

TV Guide Clips 1982

Box 2, Folder 24

"Ex" Jud Taylor 1982

Box 2, Folder 25

Life in the Fast Lane - Joanna Miles 1982

Box 2, Folder 26

Singapore ( Cosmo) 1982

Box 2, Folder 27

Westways 1983

Box 2, Folder 28

Dreams, Inc. Hill House 1983

Box 2, Folder 29

Martin Derek Pilot 1983

Box 2, Folder 30

Feitshans Project 1983

Box 2, Folder 31

George Sidney 1983

Box 2, Folder 32-33

Barbara Streisand McCall's 1984 January

Box 2, Folder 34

Westways 1984

Box 2, Folder 35

Westways 1985 January-1986 January

Box 2, Folder 36

Architecture Digest Clips

Box 2, Folder 37

Beverly Hills Housewife/Joanna

Box 2, Folder 38

California Novel: Part I First Draft

Box 3, Folder 1-2

California Novel: Part I Second Draft

Box 3, Folder 3-4

California Novel: Part II First Draft

Box 3, Folder 5

Film Critics

Box 3, Folder 6

General Pieces Worth Saving

Box 3, Folder 7

Nightshade's Million - Screenplay

Box 3, Folder 8

Return to Earth - Screenplay

Box 3, Folder 9

Return to Earth - Miscellaneous

Box 3, Folder 10

Speeches

Box 6, Folder 1-2

Keogh Fund 1973-1976

Box 6, Folder 3

Don't Play with Kenny - Notes and Research 1976

Box 6, Folder 4

Natalie - Galley (C.1) 1983

Box 6, Folder 5

Natalie - Galley (C.2) 1983

Box 6, Folder 6-9

Liza Minelli - For People Magazine 1984

Box 5

VHS -- WE 179: Liza 1985 February 22

Box 6, Folder 10

California Novel: Part I Research Sources

Box 6, Folder 11

California Novel: Research Notes - Sources

Box 6, Folder 12-13

Return to Earth - Galley

Box 9

Interview Tapes - Charles Bronson and Jill Ireland (2 items)

Box 9

Interview Tapes - Gloria and Jimmy Stewart (3 items)

Box 9

Interview Tapes - Barbara [Streisand?] (2 items)

 

Aaron Spelling

Scope and Content

Series contains the files Warga kept while ghostwriting an autobiography of Aaron Spelling, including correspondence, outlines, his contract and expenses and transcripts of his interviews with Spelling. Series also includes audiocassette tapes of the interviews.
Box 4, Folder 10

Contract

Box 4, Folder 11

Expenses

Box 4, Folder 12

Tape Notes

Box 4, Folder 13

Outline

Box 4, Folder 14

Interviews

Box 4, Folder 15

Research

Box 4, Folder 16

Typescript

Box 4, Folder 17

Notes

Box 4, Folder 18

Publicity

Box 4, Folder 19

Correspondence

Box 4, Folder 20

Typescript

Box 4, Folder 21

Typescript w/ notes

Box 4, Folder 22

Tape Transcripts 1-4

Box 4, Folder 23

Tape Transcripts 5-8

Box 4, Folder 24

Tape Transcripts 9-13

Box 4, Folder 25

Tape Transcripts 14-18

Box 4, Folder 26

Transcript Notes

Box 4, Folder 27

Tape Index

Box 4, Folder 28

Guest Stars & Credits

Box 4, Folder 29

The Museum of Broadcasting Tribute 1988

Box 4, Folder 30

Press & Notes

Box 4, Folder 31-32

Tape Transcripts Rearranged in Chronological Order

Box 5, Folder 1-3

Tape Transcripts Rearranged in Chronological Order

Box 9

Interview Tapes (18 tapes)

 

Charles Rosendahl

Scope and Content

Series contains the files Warga kept while researching a novel he wanted to write about the airship captain Charles Rosendahl. These files include drafts of the novel, research notes and materials, and a screenplay for the 1974 movie The Hindenberg.
Box 3, Folder 11

Screenplay - The Hindenburg 1974 July 31

Box 3, Folder 12-13

Typescript- Novel about Charles Rosendahl

Box 3, Folder 14

The Rosendahl Story

Box 3, Folder 15

Rosendahl Story

Box 3, Folder 16-17

Correspondence - Re Rosendahl

Box 3, Folder 18

"The Rosendahl Story" - A Synopsis (2 Copies)

Box 3, Folder 19-20

Typescript

Box 3, Folder 21

Miscellaneous

 

Hardcover

Scope and Content

Series contains the files Warga kept while writing the mystery novel Hardcover. These files include the novel's original manuscript and other drafts, correspondence, reviews of the novel, publicity materials and two galleys.
Box 3, Folder 22

Re-write

Box 3, Folder 23

Arbor House Contract

Box 3, Folder 24

Correspondence

Box 3, Folder 25

Paperback Correspondence, etc.

Box 3, Folder 26-27

Reviews

Box 3, Folder 28

Original Manuscript

Box 4, Folder 1-2

Original Manuscript

Box 4, Folder 3-5

Typed Manuscript

Box 4, Folder 6-8

Revised Manuscript

Box 4, Folder 9

Publicity

Box 6, Folder 14

Notes - Research

Box 6, Folder 15

Galley (Original)

Box 6, Folder 16

Galley (copy)

 

Shooting Stars

Scope and Content

Series contains the files Warga kept while writing the book Shooting Stars, which was to be about the movie industry in the 1960s and 1970s. These files include research clippings and transcriptions of interviews with celebrities.
Box 6, Folder 17

Interviews A-M

Box 6, Folder 18

Interviews N-Z

Box 7, Folder 1

Research Clippings

Box 7, Folder 2

UCLA

Box 5, Folder 4

Outline

Box 5, Folder 5-6

USC

Box 5, Folder 7

Miscellaneous

 

John Wayne

Scope and Content

Series contains the files Warga kept while ghostwriting an autobiography of John Wayne, including research notes and other materials, correspondence, a VHS recording of the HBO documentary John Wayne: The Legend, photographs and transcriptions of interviews.
Box 7, Folder 3

Press Clips

Box 7, Folder 4-5

Miscellaneous Research

Box 7, Folder 6

Brat Notes

Box 7, Folder 7

Correspondence Re: John Wayne

Box 5, Folder 8

Notes

Box 5, Folder 9

Cue Questions

Box 5, Folder 10

Notes to Transcribe

Box 5, Folder 11

The Cowboys

Box 5, Folder 12

Source Clippings

Box 5, Folder 13

Carbon Set - Final Which Way? Draft & Barbarian Chapter

Box 5, Folder 14-16

Earlier Which Way? Drafts

Box 5, Folder 17

Dennis Hopper

Box 5, Folder 18

Mary St. John

Box 5, Folder 19

Release Forms

Box 5, Folder 20

Tax Receipts

Box 5, Folder 21

Expense Reports

Box 5, Folder 22

Howard Hawks

Box 5, Folder 23

Yakima Canutt

Box 5, Folder 24

Notes from Durango 1969 March

Box 5, Folder 25

Photographs

Box 5, Folder 26-27

Tape Transcriptions - 1st Draft

Box 5, Folder 28

Text & Catalog Copy for John Wayne's America, Why I Love Her

Box 5, Folder 29

John Ford

Box 5, Folder 30

Master - Which Way? & Barbarian Chapter

Box 5, Folder 31

Rooster Cogburn - Screenplay 26 August 1974

Box 5, Folder 32

Rooster Cogburn - Forward

Box 5, Folder 33

"Barkis is Willing" - Outline

Box 5, Folder 34

Miscellaneous

Box 8, Folder 1-2

Excerpted Sources

Box 8, Folder 3

Contracts with John Wayne

Box 5

VHS -- John Wayne: The Legend (HBO)