The Randolph Scott Collection consists of 19.2 linear feet of photographs, film stills, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, sheet
music, sound recordings, correspondence, scripts, financial records, architecture and design plans, and various entertainment
George Randolph Scott (1898-1987), born in Orange County, Virginia and raised in North Carolina, began his film career in
1928 with an uncredited role as a foreign serviceman in the comedy Sharpshooters. Scott continued to work as an actor in small
roles on both stage and screen, eventually being signed to a seven-year contract with Paramount Pictures in 1932.
22 boxes (19.2 linear ft.)
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library,
Performing Arts Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright,
are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of
the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the
copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC
Regents do not hold the copyright.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Performing
Arts Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.