The Milton Merlin papers span the years circa 1930s-1960s and encompass 9 linear feet. The collection
includes Paramount and MGM produced and unproduced scripts and story material, treatments, reader's
reports, correspondence, and photographs. There are also scripts and ephemera for U.S. Army Signal Corps
Milton Merlin was an American writer and associate producer. He was with the Paramount Pictures story
department from 1933 to 1936, then functioned as an associate producer at MGM until 1940. During World
War II he served with the U.S. Army Signal Corps. He worked in radio and television in the 1950s and
9 linear feet of papers.
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