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Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Shorts Department script collection
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Description
The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Shorts Department script collection spans the years 1937-1958 and encompasses 5.4 linear feet. The collection includes dialogue cutting continuities, scripts and synopses for MGM short films from series including Carey Wilson Miniatures, Cinemascope cartoons, Gold Medal cartoons, James A. Fitzpatrick Traveltalks, John Nesbitt? Passing Parade, MGM cartoons, MGM specials and Our Gang comedies. Some titles include advertising billing, list of music, main title billing, publicity, release information and reviews.
Background
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer was an American motion picture production company formed in 1924. The studio was located in Culver City, California.
Extent
5.4 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.