Finding aid for the "A Midsummer Night's Dream" scrapbook 7020

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein
USC Libraries Special Collections
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2013 October


Title: "A Midsummer Night's Dream" scrapbook
Collection number: 7020
Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 1.38 Linear feet 1 box
Date: 1935
Abstract: A limited-run scrapbook produced for individuals such as studio head Jack Warner documenting the production of Max Reinhardt's film adaptation of Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream". The leather-bound scrapbook contains more than 200 original black-and-white glossy photos from the film along with scene descriptions below each picture, a cast of players, and reviews of the film reproduced from newspaper clippings.

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Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], "A Midsummer Night's Dream" scrapbook, Collection no. 7020, Regional History Collection, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

Scope and Content

A limited-run scrapbook produced for individuals such as studio head Jack Warner documenting the production of Max Reinhardt's film adaptation of Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream". The leather-bound scrapbook contains more than 200 original black-and-white glossy photos from the film along with scene descriptions below each picture, a cast of players, and reviews of the film reproduced from newspaper clippings.

Related Archival Materials

See also "Max Reinhardt in Action" portfolio, Collection no. 0307.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Reinhardt, Max -- Archives
Actors--Photographs
Actresses--Photographs
Feature films--California--Archival resources
Film adaptations--United States--Archival resources
Scrapbooks