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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Users of the Collection
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Martin Obzina papers
    Date (inclusive): circa 1917-1956
    Collection number: 379
    Creator: Obzina, Martin
    Extent: 14 linear feet of papers.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection

    Access

    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    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.

    Preferred Citation

    Martin Obzina papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Shari Barman and Shirley Barman, 1996

    Biography

    Martin Obzina was an American art director. He received two Academy Award nominations in the art direction category.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Martin Obzina papers span the years circa 1917-1956 and encompass 14 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of production design drawings and artwork. There are also miscellaneous papers and photographs.

    Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

    Indexing Terms

    Obzina, Martin--Archives.