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Description
The Frank Cavett papers span the years 1934-1952 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists almost exclusively of screenplays, both produced and unproduced, and playscripts.
Background
Frank Cavett was an American screenwriter most active in film from 1939 to 1952. He received Academy Awards in the writing category for GOING MY WAY (1944) and THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH (1952).
Extent
2 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.