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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Beverly Hills, California
Phone: (310) 247-3036 extension 2226
Email: specialcollections@oscars.org
Collections with online items: 13
Physical collections: 249
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Academy Awards Show photographs

The Academy Awards Show photographs span the years 1929-2012 and encompass approximately 88 linear feet. The collection consists of photographic prints, negatives, transparencies, slides, and digital images, and generally covers any activities that occurred the day of the Academy Awards...

 
Albert (Eddie) papers

The Eddie Albert papers span the years 1919-1996 (bulk 1936-1994) and encompass 11 linear feet. The collection consists of clippings, correspondence, diaries, more than a dozen scrapbooks, and photographs. There is also material on Albert's wife, the actress Margo....

 
Allen (Gene) papers

The Gene Allen papers span the years circa 1930s-1990s and encompass circa 20 linear feet. The collection contains production drawings, storyboards with detailed shooting instructions, correspondence, and photographs. Allen's term as Academy President is covered, as well as his 27...

American Society of Cinematographers collection

The American Society of Cinematographers collection spans the years 1917-1998 and encompasses 55.5 linear feet. The collection consists of membership files, minutes of board meetings, awards program books, magazines, brochures, press releases, clippings, correspondence, interview transcripts, scrapbooks, tape recordings, and...

 
Ardmore (Jane) papers

The Jane Ardmore papers span from the 1920s to the 1960s and encompass approximately 23 linear feet. The collection contains interviews, research, correspondence, and scrapbooks....

 
Ashby (Hal) papers

The Hal Ashby papers span the years 1940s-1980s (bulk 1960s-1980s) and encompass approximately 81.4 linear feet. The collection contains production records, script and story material, correspondence, books, periodicals, and photographs. The photograph series consists primarily of prints, contact sheets, and...

 
Association of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) records

The Association of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) records span the years 1931-1990 (bulk 1940s-1970s) and encompass approximately 27 linear feet. The collection contains subject files maintained by the organization, including clippings, correspondence, and memos on such topics as...

 
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Bacon (Lloyd) papers

The Lloyd Bacon papers span the years 1929-1963 (bulk 1940s) and encompass 10 linear feet. The collection contains clippings, personal and professional correspondence, production material, and photographs. While there is no material pertaining to Bacon's acting career, there is substantial...

 
Balkan (Adele) costume design drawings

The Adele Balkan costume design drawings span the years 1939-1965 and encompass 9.4 linear feet. The collection consists of drawings for more than thirty films....

 
Barsky (Bud) papers

The Bud Barsky papers span the years 1918-1940 and encompass 13 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, biographical material, contracts, financial papers, a small amount of correspondence, clippings, miscellaneous material, and a scrapbook....

 
Bartel (Paul) papers

The Paul Bartel papers span the years 1960-2000 (bulk 1966-1992) and encompass 16 linear feet. The collection includes scripts and production material for produced and unproduced films and television programs, and playscripts....

 
Barthelmess (Richard) scrapbooks

The Richard Barthelmess scrapbooks span the years 1916-1936 and encompass 11.3 linear feet. The scrapbooks were compiled by his mother, actress Caroline Harris Barthelmess. The 50 volumes contain biographical information, clippings, and reviews for more than 50 films that featured...

 
Bass (Saul) papers

The Saul Bass papers span the years 1949-1996 and encompass more than 147.2 linear feet. The collection consists of art material, storyboards, publicity, books, corporate manuals, animation cels, audiotapes, and photographs. The art material includes exploratory artwork, presentations, drawings, layouts,...

 
Behlmer (Rudy) papers

The Rudy Behlmer papers span the years 1861-2008 (bulk 1935-2005) and encompass 12 linear feet. The collection consists of Behlmer's research files for numerous books and articles on the history of motion pictures, and includes scripts, correspondence, clippings, notes, and...

 
Bercovici (Leonardo) papers

The Leonardo Bercovici papers span the years 1930-1990 and encompass around 19 linear feet. The collection consists of film scripts, radio scripts, playscripts, teleplays, correspondence, audiocassette tape recordings of UCLA writing seminars conducted by Bercovici, and photographs....

 
Best (Marjorie) papers

The Marjorie Best papers span the years 1934-1965 (bulk 1947-1965) and encompass 3.8 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of script material; wardrobe plots, many with fabric swatches attached; and costume design drawings....

B'hend (Tom) and Preston Kaufman collection

The Tom B'hend and Preston Kaufmann collection spans the years 1866-1990s (bulk 1900s-1960s) and encompasses approximately 367 linear feet. The collection, representing nearly 5,000 American theaters, contains material on motion picture theaters and theater organs, including architectural blueprints and design...

 
Biroc (Joseph) papers

The Joseph Biroc papers span the years 1917-1993 (bulk 1943-1979) and encompass 11 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, cast and crew lists, correspondence, contracts, clippings, and photographs. There is some material regarding Biroc's military service during World War II....

 
Blankfort (Michael) papers

The Michael Blankfort papers span the years 1934-1982 (bulk 1945-1969) and encompass 8 linear feet. The collection includes scripts for produced and unproduced films, television scripts, playscripts, novel and story manuscripts, and pamphlets. There is considerable material related to the...

 
Blumofe (Robert F.) papers

The Robert F. Blumofe papers span the years circa 1965-1999 (bulk 1970s-1980s) and encompass 12 linear feet. The collection contains comprehensive production material for BOUND FOR GLORY and production and distribution material for YOURS, MINE AND OURS, as well as...

 
Borchers (Donald P.) papers

The Donald P. Borchers papers span the years 1977-1999 and encompass approximately 12 linear feet. The collection consists of production materials, including scripts, and scrapbooks....

 
Borowsky (Marvin) papers

The Marvin Borowsky papers span the years 1921-1982 (bulk 1960s) and encompass approximately 14 linear feet. Most of the materials relate to Borowsky's literary and university teaching career, and consist of correspondence, manuscripts, and research material on the subject of...

 
Bosworth (Hobart) papers

The Hobart Bosworth papers span the years 1811-1960 (bulk 1899-1944) and encompass 28.5 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, correspondence, books, diarys and journals, clippings, contracts, financial papers, periodicals, scrapbooks, and photographs. The scrapbooks are extensive and cover Bosworth's...

 
Bow (Clara) papers

The Clara Bow papers span the years 1926-1965 (bulk 1926-1935 and 1950-1964) and encompass approximately 3.5 linear feet. There are clippings, reviews, and publicity materials for CALL HER SAVAGE (1932), DANGEROUS CURVES (1929), HOOPLA (1933), IT (1927), MANTRAP (1926), THE...

 
Boyle (Robert) papers

The Robert Boyle papers span the years 1933-1979 (bulk 1930s-1960s) and encompass approximately 36.3 linear feet. The collection contains production design drawings, continuity drawings, pencil drawings, and photographs. There are also original drawings by director Alfred Hitchcock. The photograph series...

 
Brackett (Charles) papers

The Charles Brackett papers span the years 1890-1969 (bulk 1934-1962) and encompass approximately 36 linear feet. The collection includes scripts and production material, correspondence, subject files, diaries, and photographs....

 
Brooks (Richard) papers

The Richard Brooks papers span the years 1950s-1980s and encompass approximately 127 linear feet. The collection contains production files, scripts, correspondence, clippings, a scrapbook, and photographs....

 
Brown Derby Restaurants photographs

The Brown Derby Restaurants photographs span the years 1926-1960 and encompass one linear foot. The collection consists of approximately 400 items, including copy negatives, contact prints, and modern archival prints all generated by the library from the Cobb family's vintage...

 
Bumstead (Henry) papers

The Henry Bumstead papers span the years 1921-2007 and encompass 22 linear feet. The collection contains production design plans and elevations for VERTIGO (1958) and other films, drawings, five scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
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Cahn (Sammy) papers

The Sammy Cahn papers span the years 1933-1993 (bulk 1930s, 1950s-1980s) and encompass 24 linear feet. The collection contains lyrics, music manuscripts, scripts, correspondence, clippings, sheet music, and disc recordings....

 
Carey (Macdonald) papers

The Macdonald Carey papers span the years 1870-1988 (bulk 1942-1950) and encompass approximately 10 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, and other miscellaneous material....

 
Chamberlin (Audrey) scrapbooks

The Audrey Chamberlin scrapbooks span the years 1919-1932 (bulk 1921-1932) and encompass 6.8 linear feet. The collection consists of 45 volumes that hold clippings from unsourced motion picture fan magazines, including reviews and miscellaneous pictorial material for more than 2,900...

 
Champlin (Charles) papers

The Charles Champlin papers span the years 1965-1992 (bulk 1968-1988) and encompass 8 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of clippings and notes for Champlin's articles on entertainment personalities and organizations, such as the Cannes International Film Festival....

 
Cinema Arts-Crafts technical drawings

The Cinema Arts-Crafts technical drawings span the years circa 1930s-1950s and encompass 17 linear feet. The collection contains more than 1,700 technical drawings for filmmaking equipment in the form of blueprints and original drawings. The drawings are by R. Otto,...

 
Clarke (Charles G.) collection

The Charles G. Clarke collection spans the years 1879-1983 and encompasses 2 linear feet. The collection includes both items collected by Clarke and material relating to his career, including scripts, production material, correspondence, writings, and an American Film Institute oral...

 
Cohen (Howard R.) papers

The Howard R. Cohen papers span the years 1963-1998 and encompass 26 linear feet. The collection contains primarily film and television scripts, treatments, script notes, and miscellaneous production material....

 
Coogan (Jackie) papers

The Jackie Coogan papers span the years 1919-1984 (bulk 1920s-1930s) and encompass 24.4 linear feet. The bulk of the papers consist of 27 scrapbooks, which begin in 1921 and continue until 1982. They cover both Coogan's professional and personal life...

 
Costume Designers Guild collection

The Costume Designers Guild Collection spans the years 1936-2005 (bulk 1942-1976) and encompasses 92 linear feet. The collection contains more than 700 drawings and documents the work of Hollywood costume designers including Colleen Atwood, April Ferry, Bernard Johnson, Orry Kelly,...

 
Cowan (Lester) papers

The Lester Cowan papers span the years 1923-1980s (bulk 1930s-1950s) and encompass approximately 78.5 linear feet. The collection contains production files and scripts, correspondence, subject files, scrapbooks, and photographs. The photograph series consists of albums, prints, slides, and negatives of...

 
Crocker (Harry) papers

The Harry Crocker papers span the years 1895-1952 and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The bulk of the collection consists of several unpublished manuscripts by Crocker, including the biography "Charlie Chaplin: Man And Mime, I Read You Every Morning" (a behind-the-scenes...

 
Crockett (Dick) papers

The Dick Crockett papers span the years 1936-1957. The collection consists of miscellaneous papers, a scrapbook, and eleven photograph albums. The photograph series consists of albums, prints, slides, and stereo slides of motion picture production, television production, and biography photographs....

Cukor (George) papers

The George Cukor papers span the years 1905-1981 (bulk 1933-1976) and encompass 55.8 linear feet. The collection consists of production material, including unproduced productions; television files; stage files; story files, primarily in the form of script material submitted to Cukor;...

 
Cummings (Jack) papers

The Jack Cummings papers span the years 1910-1989 (bulk 1930s-1960s) and encompass 14 linear feet. The collection consists of production files and scripts, business and personal correspondence, and miscellaneous personal papers, including clippings and photographs....

Cushman (Robert) collection of sheet music

The Robert Cushman collection of sheet music spans the years 1909-1937 (bulk 1910s-1920s) and encompass 8 linear feet. There are 475 pieces of music related to motion pictures and film personalities. The music is often from, related to, or inspired...

 
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Daily Breeze collection

The Daily Breeze collection spans the 1920s-1990s and encompasses 31.6 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of photographic prints and negatives of individuals in the entertainment industry, along with a small number of motion picture production photographs. These photographs were...

 
Davies (Valentine) papers

The Valentine Davies papers span the years 1925-1960 and encompass 15.5 linear feet. The collection includes script material for nearly all of the films written by Davies, as well as material on his plays. Nine scrapbooks document Davies's career from...

 
Dawley (J. Searle) papers

The J. Searle Dawley papers span the years 1907-1947 (bulk 1907-1923) and encompass 0.5 linear foot. The collection consists of a small amount of production information, most notably four scripts for Edison shorts from 1910 and 1911. There is a...

 
De Laurentiis Entertainment Group photographs

The De Laurentiis Entertainment Group photographs span the years circa 1986-1989 and encompass 29.8 linear feet. The collection consists of black-and-white and color prints, proof sheets, transparencies, and slides of motion picture production photographs....

DeMille (Cecil B.) photographs

The Cecil B. DeMille photographs span the 1890s-1959 (bulk 1914-1956) and encompass approximately 64 linear feet. Seventy productions, from 1914 to 1956, are represented. Films directed by DeMille are covered extensively, with scenes and off-camera photographs showing various aspects of...

 
Donen (Stanley) papers

The Stanley Donen papers span the years 1960-1989 and encompass approximately 34 linear feet. The collection contains production files; the subject files include material pertaining to Stanley Donen Films; scrapbooks; and disc recordings....

 
Dowd (Nancy) papers

The Nancy Dowd papers span the years circa 1966-2003 and encompass approximately 45 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and production material for more than a dozen films, scripts and correspondence on numerous unproduced films, as well as general correspondence,...

 
Dunn (Linwood G.) papers

The Linwood G. Dunn papers span the years 1902-2001 (bulk 1944-1977) and encompass 43 linear feet. The collection consists of production files; television files; client and project files; correspondence; contracts; financial information; notebooks and photographs concerning special effects for various...

 
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Eddy (Nelson) collection compiled by Val Davison

The Nelson Eddy collection compiled by Val Davison spans the years 1901-1989 and encompasses approximately 15 linear feet. The collection includes scrapbooks, periodicals, artwork, a water color and pencil portrait of Eddy, miscellaneous disc recordings, and audio tapes....

 
Edgar G. Ulmer papers

The Edgar G. Ulmer papers span the years circa 1930s-1980s and encompass 8.3 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, biographical and credit data, clippings and reviews, contracts, correspondence, books, periodicals, and photographs....

 
Epstein (Julius J.) papers

The Julius J. Epstein papers spans the years circa 1931-1997 (bulk 1970s-1990s) and encompass 9 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, primarily for films written by Epstein in the 1970s and 1980s, including adapted screenplays for PETE 'N' TILLIE (1972)...

 
Estabrook (Howard) papers

The Howard Estabrook papers span the years 1885-1977 (bulk 1927-1972) and encompass 21.5 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, treatments, synopses, and story material; some production material; and biographical data, clippings, some correspondence, diaries, financial papers, contracts, personal and family...

 
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Fairbanks (Douglas) papers

The Douglas Fairbanks papers span the years 1903-2002 (bulk 1917-1939) and encompass approximately 23 linear feet. The collection includes business records for Douglas Fairbanks Pictures Corp., such as employment contracts; financial records, including personal and corporate income taxes; scrapbooks; and...

 
Fairfax (Marion) papers

The Marion Fairfax papers span the years 1890-1967 (bulk 1910s-1920s) and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The collection contains scripts, correspondence, clippings, miscellaneous manuscript material, a few contracts, and a photograph album. There is some material regarding her husband Tully Marshall....

 
Fan scrapbooks compiled by Edna G. Vercoe

The Fan scrapbooks compiled by Edna G. Vercoe span the years 1914-1915. The six scrapbooks, heavily annotated by Vercoe, contain clippings grouped by film title or personal name. The letters Vercoe received from actors were removed from the original envelopes...

 
Feitshans (Buzz) papers

The Buzz Feitshans papers span the years 1972-1997 (bulk 1978-1996) and encompass 11.7 linear feet. The papers contain production material for more than a dozen films either produced by Feitshans or for films in which he served in a supervisory...

 
Fields (W. C.) papers

The W. C. Fields papers span the years 1898-1978 (bulk 1898-1946) and encompass approximately 85 linear feet. The collection includes scripts and production material, contracts, correspondence, scrapbooks, artifacts, posters, and photographs....

 
First National Pictures photographs

The First National Pictures photographs span the years 1920-1931 and encompass 30 linear feet. The collection consists of 18,370 photographic prints for 144 films. The majority of the material consists of scenes, but there are also many off-camera and publicity...

 
Fleischer (Richard) papers

The Richard Fleischer papers span the years 1925-2003 and encompass approximately 19.3 linear feet. The collection includes production material and scripts, some correspondence, datebooks, and material related to Fleischer's two books, as well as photographs. The photograph series consists of...

 
Forbes (Bryan) papers

The Bryan Forbes papers span the years 1954-1991 and encompass approximately 22 linear feet. The collection contains production files, including scripts, writings by Forbes, books, and photographs....

 
Frankenheimer (John) papers

The John Frankenheimer papers span the years 1954-1997 (bulk 1960s-1980s) and encompass approximately 46.8 linear feet. The majority of the collection is comprised of papers and photographs. The collection also includes scrapbooks for some of Frankenheimer's films, as well as...

 
Freeman (Joel) papers

The Joel Freeman papers span the years circa 1940s-1980s and encompass circa 28 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of production files, scripts, and photographs. There are voluminous files related to the production of SHAFT (1971), which Freeman produced....

 
Friedkin (William) papers

The William Friedkin papers span the years 1959-1997 (bulk 1980s-1990s) and encompass approximately 103.4 linear feet. The collection contains production files and scripts, television files, correspondence, legal material, scrapbooks, and photographs. The photograph series consists of prints and negatives of...

 
Furthman (Jules) papers

The Jules Furthman papers span the years circa 1920-1958 and encompass approximately 11 linear feet. The bulk of the collection consists of writings by Furthman, including scripts, treatments, and notes....

 
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Gallant (Ara) photographs

The Ara Gallant photographs span the years 1974-1985 and encompass 14 linear feet. The collection consists of 16,762 items. The photographs, primarily of major celebrities, were taken by Gallant in New York City primarily for magazine publishing clients, including A&M...

 
Garrett (Murray) photographs

The Murray Garrett photographs span the 1940s-1970s and encompass 11.3 linear feet. The collection consists of 11,587 prints and negatives of subject photographs. These include images from motion picture, television, and radio productions and premieres and other Hollywood industry events....

 
Gassner (Dennis) papers

The Dennis Gassner papers span the years 1990-2001 and encompass approximately 29 linear feet. The collection consists of set plans, elevations, and drawings....

 
GEORGE STEVENS: A FILMMAKER'S JOURNEY collection

The GEORGE STEVENS: A FILMMAKER'S JOURNEY collection spans the years 1954-1983 (bulk 1981-1983) and encompasses 3 linear feet. The collection consists of interview transcripts and cassette tapes of filmed interviews conducted by George Stevens Jr. and Susan Winslow, the film's...

 
Gibbons (Cedric) and Hazel Brooks papers

The Cedric Gibbons and Hazel Brooks papers span the years 1918-1972 (bulk 1940-1960) and encompass approximately 15.3 linear feet. The collection consists of Cedric Gibbons's office files from the MGM Art Department, as well as clippings, personal files, correspondence, financial...

 
Glickman (Richard B.) collection

The Richard B. Glickman collection spans the years 1961-1985 and encompasses approximately 13 linear feet. The collection consists of lighting equipment catalogs, manuals, and journals....

 
Goldsmith (Jerry) music sketches

The Jerry Goldsmith music sketches span the years 1957-1996 and encompass 90 linear feet. The collection consists of Goldsmith's original handwritten music sketches for more than a hundred motion pictures. Also, a small amount of production material, including instrumental breakdown...

 
Gordon (William "Billy") papers

The William "Billy" Gordon papers span the years 1947-1970 and encompass 5.2 linear feet. The collection consists of casting records, including casting suggestions, salary and/or billing summaries, cast lists, cast production budgets, memos regarding casting, and contract information. Other material...

 
Grant (Cary) papers

The Cary Grant papers span the years 1904-1988 (bulk 1960s-1980s) and encompass 38.8 linear feet. The papers consist of scripts; production files, primarily clippings, with some correspondence and production material; financial records; contracts; personal papers; correspondence; awards; periodicals; clippings; disc...

 
Gregory (James) papers

The James Gregory papers span the years circa 1950s to 1970s and encompass 14 linear feet. The collection consists of personal and miscellaneous files, correspondence, and personal photographs. Many of the files contain Gregory's research material on actors and actresses...

 
Grey (Virginia) papers

The Virginia Grey papers span the years 1925-1996 (bulk 1925-1972) and encompass 22 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, awards, contracts, correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
Guggenheim (Charles) papers

The Charles Guggenheim papers span the years circa 1945-2004 and encompass more than 440 linear feet. The collection contains voluminous production material and scripts for Guggenheim's films, often with prodigious research and correspondence. In addition, there are extensive chronological files...

 
Gunzburg (M. L.) papers

The M. L. Gunzburg papers span the years 1933-1988 and encompass approximately 30 linear feet. The collection contains script files, including scripts for 3-D films, training films, and MGM shorts; radio and play scripts; short stories; correspondence; legal files; and...

 
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H. N. Swanson Agency records

The H. N. Swanson Agency records span the years 1920s-1980s (bulk 1934-1969) and encompass 127 linear feet. The collection consists of the agency's client files, including correspondence and contracts; and office files, including advertising, client lists, clippings, form letters, playbills,...

 
Hall (Gladys) papers

The Gladys Hall papers span the years 1918-1969 (bulk 1930-1941) and encompass 10 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of notes and manuscripts for her articles on various movie stars. There is also a small amount of correspondence, as well...

 
Harrington (Curtis) papers

The Curtis Harrington papers span the years 1875-2008 (bulk 1945-2006) and encompass 30 linear feet. There are scripts, correspondence, clippings, reviews, and production material for Harrington? experimental films from the 1940s through mid-1950s, work he did as Jerry Wald? assistant...

 
Head (Edith) papers

The Edith Head papers span the years 1911-1981 (bulk 1950s-1970s) and encompass 18 linear feet. The collection contains costume design drawings; general files, including clippings, programs, material related to fashion shows and tours, studio biographies, articles written by Head, and...

 
Heerman (Victor) papers

The Victor Heerman papers span the years 1917-1976 (bulk 1917-1946) and encompass 8 linear feet. The collection contains primarily script material in the form of various versions of scripts or scenarios written by Victor Heerman and/or Sarah Mason for more...

 
Henreid (Paul) papers

The Paul Henreid papers span the years 1934-1987 (bulk 1941-1974) and encompass 26 linear feet. The collection includes scripts, correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs. The photograph series consists of 3,273 items, including prints, contact sheets, snapshots, postcards, 35mm motion picture film...

 
Hepburn (Katharine) papers

The Katharine Hepburn papers span the years 1907-2000 (bulk 1928-2000) and encompass approximately 121 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, clippings, and production material for Hepburn's film, television, and to a lesser extent, her stage career. There is also...

 
Herman (Norman T.) papers

The Norman T. Herman papers span the years 1955-1980 and encompass 8.5 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts and production information for most of the films produced by Herman....

 
Hersholt (Jean) papers

The Jean Hersholt papers span the years 1916-1956 (bulk 1920s-1940s) and encompass approximately 9.5 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, clippings, pressbooks, programs, scrapbooks, and photographs. The scrapbooks make up the bulk of the collection. The 25 volumes contain magazine...

 
Heston (Charlton) papers

The Charlton Heston papers span the years 1941-1992 and encompass 22.6 linear feet. The collection contains production material and scripts, playscripts, theater programs, clippings, correspondence, fanzines, an entire run of the "Charlton Heston Newsletter" (1956-1971), interview transcripts, text of addresses...

 
Hill (George Roy) papers

The George Roy Hill papers span the years 1936-1989 (bulk 1963-1989) and encompass approximately 22.9 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and production material for all of Hill's films except his first. There is also a small amount of material...

 
Hiller (Arthur) papers

The Arthur Hiller papers span the years 1960s-1998 and encompass approximately 78 linear feet. The material consists of production files and scripts, subject files, and correspondence....

 
Hirshberg (Jack) papers

The Jack Hirshberg papers span the years 1953-1980 and encompass 9 linear feet. The collection consists of files maintained by Hirshberg that contain a combination of clippings, notes, writings, and/or interview transcripts for hundreds of personalities from Woody Allen to...

Hitchcock (Alfred) papers

The Alfred Hitchcock papers span the years 1924-1979 (bulk 1943-1979) and encompass 71.8 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, including original source material, story notes, synopses, screenplay drafts, shooting scripts, dialogue continuities, and in some instances, trailer scripts; correspondence; memos;...

 
Hollywood columnists' clippings

The Hollywood columnists' clippings span the years circa 1935-1958 and encompass 18.5 linear feet. The collection contains newspaper clippings of columns covering Hollywood and the entertainment industry. Most columns bear descriptive titles, such as "Hollywood Diary" or "Behind the Makeup."...

 
Hollywood Museum collection

The Hollywood Museum collection spans the years 1899-1970 (bulk 1910s-1950s) and encompasses 147 linear feet. The collection contains a wide variety of material donated to the Hollywood Museum between 1960 and 1967, including clippings, scrapbooks, photograph albums, programs, casting directories,...

 
Hollywood Women's Press Club records

The Hollywood Women's Press Club records span the years 1936-1991 and encompass approximately 13 linear feet. The collection consists of correspondence, minutes, clippings, photographs, oral history tapes, and other miscellaneous material regarding the club and its activities, primarily the Golden...

 
Home Vision Entertainment collection

The Home Vision Entertainment collection spans the 1930s-1990s and encompasses 10 linear feet. The collection consists of prints, negatives, slides, and transparencies of motion picture production, television production, biography, and subject photographs....

 
Hopper (Hedda) papers

The Hedda Hopper papers span the years 1901-1966 (bulk late 1940s-mid-1960s) and encompass 43.3 linear feet. The collection consists of Hopper's personal files relating almost exclusively to her work as a columnist and to her social life. Included are interview...

 
Hornblow (Arthur and Leonora) papers

The Arthur and Leonora Hornblow papers span the years circa 1911-2002 (bulk 1930s-1976) and encompass approximately 15 linear feet. The collection consists of miscellaneous production material relating to a dozen films associated with either her producer husband, Arthur Hornblow Jr.,...

 
Howe, (James Wong) papers

The James Wong Howe papers span the years 1915-1991 (bulk 1932-1975) and encompass 12.8 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, some correspondence, article manuscripts, an oral history, radio broadcast transcripts, biographical and publicity material, scrapbooks, and photographs. Sixty-five of...

 
Hunter (Alan D.) photographs

The Alan D. Hunter photographs span the years 1960s-2002 and encompass more than 100 linear feet. The manuscript material consists almost entirely of clippings and miscellaneous correspondence. There is a small amount of material on the Hollywood Foreign Press Association...

 
Hunter (Ian McLellan) papers

The Ian McLellan Hunter papers span the years 1939-1981 and encompass approximately 15 linear feet. The collection consists of script material and correspondence....

 
Huston (John) papers

The John Huston papers span the years 1920-1985 (bulk mid-1940s to mid-1970s) and encompass 67 linear feet. The collection contains production files (scripts, production material, correspondence, and research); correspondence (material dealing with professional, personal, financial, and legal matters); subject files...

 
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Ince (Thomas H.) photographs

The Thomas H. Ince photographs span the years 1912-1925 and encompass 10.2 linear feet. The collection consists of 8,794 black-and-white photographic prints. There are scenes from 579 films, as well as images of various film personalities and the Ince family....

 
Isted (Lincoln) papers

The Lincoln Isted papers span the 1920s-1997 (bulk 1944-1997) and encompass approximately 9 linear feet. The collection includes clippings on several actresses, genealogy and personal family documents, some notes and clippings on hairdressing, books and pamphlets, periodicals, and three scrapbooks....

 
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Jeakins (Dorothy) costume design drawings

The Dorothy Jeakins costume design drawings span the years 1948-1978. A little more than a dozen films are represented by around 75 drawings....

 
Jefferies (Philip M.) papers

The Philip M. Jefferies papers span the years circa 1954-1986 and encompass approximately 16 linear feet. The collection consists of production drawings and related production records, including scripts, agreements, location research, and photographs....

 
Jenkins (George) papers

The George Jenkins papers span the years 1946-1990 (bulk 1970s) and encompass 70.9 linear feet. The collection includes manuscripts, drawings, and photographs, including slides. There are production files for ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN (1976) related to locations, research, sets, and...

 
Jones (Caro) papers

The Caro Jones papers span the years 1973-1996 and encompass approximately 17 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts and casting material....

 
Jones (Grover) papers

The Grover Jones papers span the years 1910s-1940s and encompass approximately 29 linear feet. The material consists of production files, script and story material, correspondence, and photographs. The photograph series consists of one album, prints, and negatives of motion picture...

 
Jung (Tom) papers

The Tom Jung papers span the years circa 1960s-2005 (bulk 1998-2005) and encompass approximately 13 linear feet. The collection primarily documents Jung's work as a storyboard artist. The collection contains material for dozens of films and includes annotated scripts, storyboards,...

 
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Kalmus (Natalie) papers

The Natalie Kalmus papers span the years 1929-1948 (bulk 1939-1948) and encompass 0.8 linear foot. The collection contains information on early 1940 Technicolor films, including camera department crew calls, schedules, correspondence, and interoffice memos. Miscellany includes fan mail, horoscopes, household...

 
Keaton (Buster) papers

The Buster Keaton papers span the years 1900-1999 (bulk 1924-1966) and encompass 2.4 linear foot. The collection consists of an assortment of material relating to Keaton, including scripts, music, autograph books, a vaudeville scrapbook, clippings, date books, and photographs. The...

 
Kelley (DeForest) papers

The DeForest Kelley papers span the years 1929-1999 and encompass 12.7 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and production material for six Star Trek films, television scripts for STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION, clippings, convention programs, correspondence, fanzines, financial and...

 
Kerby (Elizabeth Poe) papers

The Elizabeth Poe Kerby papers span the years 1951-2003 (bulk 1953-1957) and encompass 1.2 linear feet. The papers consist of clippings, correspondence, periodicals, unpublished manuscripts, court documents, and interview notes with individuals blacklisted within the Hollywood film industry....

 
King Bros. Productions records

The King Bros. Productions records span the years 1940-1985 (bulk 1940-1968) and encompass circa 72 linear feet. The collection consists of business records, including production files and scripts, financial records, contracts, correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
King (Henry) papers

The Henry King papers span the years 1923-1981 and encompass 8 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and/or annotated copies of original source material; a small amount of production material; awards and certificates; biographical data; contracts; correspondence, the bulk of...

 
Kuter (Leo "K") papers

The Leo "K" Kuter papers span the years 1914-1979 (bulk 1921-1966) and encompass 79.2 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts; drawings; production material, including budgets, memos, and storyboard drawings; clippings; and photographs. The oversize material makes up more than...

 
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Lanchester (Elsa) papers

The Elsa Lanchester papers span the years 1895-1976 (bulk 1930s-1970s) and encompass 39 linear feet. The collection includes scripts; correspondence; clippings; writings by Lanchester, including voluminous files with manuscripts, correspondence, clippings, and interview transcripts related to her published ("Elsa Lanchester...

 
Landis (John) papers

The John Landis papers span the years circa 1978-1998 and encompass 24 linear feet. The collection consists almost entirely of scripts and production material on more than a dozen films directed by Landis. There is one scrapbook with Italian-language clippings...

 
Lardner (Ring, Jr.) papers

The Ring Lardner Jr. papers span the years 1920-2002 (bulk 1941-1995) and encompass 17.1 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of script material and personal papers. Of special interest is his collection of relevant material regarding the blacklist, including numerous...

 
Lederer (Charles) family papers

The Charles Lederer family papers span the years 1910-1985 and encompass 16 linear feet. The collection contains screenplays, playscripts, and stories by Charles Lederer and his frequent collaborator Ben Hecht; clippings, scrapbooks, sheet music, and photographs related to Reine Davies...

 
Lees (Robert) and Fred Rinaldo papers

The Robert Lees and Fred Rinaldo papers span the years 1932-1990 (bulk 1940s-1960s) and encompass 24.5 linear feet. The collection consists almost entirely of the writings of Lees and Rinaldo and includes scripts, treatments, outlines, short stories, and two unpublished...

 
Leigh (Janet) papers

The Janet Leigh papers span the years 1936-2003 and encompass approximately 42 linear feet. The collection includes scripts, voluminous scrapbook pages, periodicals, and photographs. There are around 100 bound scripts, split evenly between film and television productions. The subject files...

 
Levitow (Abe and Charlotte) collection

The Abe and Charlotte Levitow collection spans the years 1939-1978 (bulk 1964-1973) and encompasses approximately 7.1 linear feet. The collection contains drawings, animation cels, background paintings, scripts, publicity materials, disc recordings, motion picture film, and photographs....

 
Lloyd (Harold) papers

The Harold Lloyd papers span the years 1919-1938 (bulk 1934-1938) and encompass more than 133 linear feet. The collection contains the files of Harold Lloyd Corporation general manager, William R. Fraser, including financial records and correspondence. There is material on...

 
Loew (David L.) papers

The David L. Loew papers span the years 1937-1986 and encompass approximately 10 linear feet. The collection contains production files and the professional papers of Loew, including correspondence, agreements, and contracts with Loew-Lewin, Inc., Lester Cowan Productions, United Artists Corporation,...

 
Lux Radio Theatre collection

The Lux Radio Theatre collection spans the years 1936-1955 and encompasses 42 linear feet, consisting of 23 feet of disc recordings and 19 feet of scripts. The 1,750 discs contain more than 750 of the 844 shows, beginning with the...

 
Lyndon (Barré) papers

The Barré Lyndon papers span the years 1930-1972 (bulk 1950s-1960s) and encompass 14 linear feet. The collection includes copies of most of Lyndon's screenplays, a fair sampling of his scripts for television, and a smattering of his stage plays and...

 
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MacDougall (Ranald) papers

The Ranald MacDougall papers span the years circa 1930s-1980s and encompass circa 10 linear feet. The collection includes scripts and script material; business and personal correspondence, including correspondence with Nanette Fabray MacDougall; contracts; filmographies; writings; family histories, family research, and...

 
MacMurray (Fred) and June Haver papers

The Fred MacMurray and June Haver papers span the years 1907-2006 (bulk 1930s-1980s) and encompass approximately 16 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and clippings related to dozens of films starring MacMurray as well as clippings for a dozen films...

 
Mankiewicz (Joseph L.) papers

The Joseph L. Mankiewicz papers span the years 1922-1992 (bulk 1949-1970s) and encompass circa 47 linear feet. The collection includes comprehensive production files and scripts for such films as THE BAREFOOT CONTESSA (1954), CLEOPATRA (1963), GUYS AND DOLLS (1955), A...

 
Mann (Daniel) papers

The Daniel Mann papers span the years 1919-1992 (bulk 1945-1985) and encompass 20 linear feet. The collection consists of production files, scripts, and film-related correspondence for some 20 of Mann's films. There are also clippings, casting requests from actors, teaching...

 
Marton (Andrew) papers

The Andrew Marton papers span the years 1920-1987 (bulk 1950s) and encompass 36 linear feet. The collection consists of film and television scripts, production material, unproduced material, correspondence, story material, scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
The Masquers records

The Masquers records span the years 1908-1980s and encompass approximately 32 linear feet. The collection consists of membership and organization records; miscellaneous papers, including "Masquerettes" material; files regarding plays, shows, and tributes; audio tapes; plaques; scrapbooks; and photographs....

 
Mazurki (Mike) papers

The Mike Mazurki papers span the years 1927-1989 (bulk 1941-1985) and encompass approximately 31.3 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, production material, clippings, reviews, correspondence, or publicity material for nearly 100 films and dozens of television programs. Stage productions are...

 
Mazursky (Paul) papers

The Paul Mazursky papers span the years 1953-1991 (bulk 1968-1991) and encompass approximately 9.7 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, production material, storyboards, clippings, theater programs, and photographs. The photograph series consists of prints, contact sheets, and negatives of...

 
McCarty (Clifford) collection

The Clifford McCarty collection spans the years circa 1935-2004 and encompasses 29 linear feet. The collection consists of McCarty's research files and includes articles and clippings on film music and film composers, correspondence with composers and other researchers, filmographies, music...

 
McDaniel (Hattie and Sam) papers

The Hattie and Sam McDaniel papers span the years 1900-1957 and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The material concerning Hattie McDaniel consists of a childhood spelling book and a Christmas card from the late 1940s, as well as a small amount...

 
McDonald (Roger) papers

The Roger McDonald papers span the years 1933-1960 and encompass approximately 12 linear feet. The collection consists of material relating to his career as an art director and the 1945-1946 labor strike....

 
McDougal (Dennis) research files

The Dennis McDougal research files span the years circa 1992-2002 and encompass 22 linear feet. The collection contains McDougal's research files for three books published between 1992 and 2002: "Blood Cold: Fame, Sex and Murder in Hollywood" on Robert Blake;...

 
McGuire (Dorothy) papers

The Dorothy McGuire papers span the years 1930-1997 and encompass 7.5 linear feet. The collection includes production files with scripts, call sheets, or clippings on nearly two dozen films in which McGuire appeared. The television files contain some scripts and...

 
McQueen (Steve) and Neile Adams papers

The Steve McQueen and Neile Adams papers span the years 1955-2007 (bulk 1955-1973) and encompass approximately 38.7 linear feet. The collection contains nearly three dozen scrapbooks documenting the McQueen's married life and times; some production material related to McQueen's company,...

 
McQueen (Steve) papers

The Steve McQueen papers span the years circa 1957-1982 and encompass approximately 200 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and production material, office files, business records, correspondence, and photographs....

 
Merlin (Milton) papers

The Milton Merlin papers span the years circa 1930s-1960s and encompass 9 linear feet. The collection includes Paramount and MGM produced and unproduced scripts and story material, treatments, reader's reports, correspondence, and photographs. There are also scripts and ephemera for...

 
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Accounting Department records

The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Accounting Department records span the years 1917-1969 (bulk 1920s-1950s) and encompass approximately 72 linear feet. The collection includes studio reports to the home office, general ledgers, and numerous other accounting ledgers. The material relates to MGM and its...

 
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer British production records

The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer British production records span the years 1947-1968 and encompass 8 linear feet. The collection contains some scripts and an assortment of production material, including call sheets, research, work orders, schedules, and production correspondence for films produced by MGM...

 
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Legal Department collection

The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Legal Department collection spans the years 1917-1982 (bulk 1930s-1940s; 1980s) and encompasses 14 linear feet. The collection contains departmental records, including contracts, scripts, story material, production records, correspondence, and final cast credit sheets. The collection does not contain...

 
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer production and biography photographs

The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer production and biography photographs span the years 1921-1973 (bulk 1925-1973) and encompass 737 linear feet consisting of approximately one million photographic prints. Nearly all of the films were distributed by Metro-Goldwyn (1924-1925) or Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1925-1973); a few pre-...

 
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer set reference photographs

The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer set reference photographs span the years 1919-1973 (bulk 1925-1973) and encompasses 315 linear feet. The collection consists of approximately 350,000 black-and-white photographs taken of sets during film production for continuity and other reference purposes. Performers and crew members...

 
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Wardrobe Department records

The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Wardrobe Department records span the years 1925-1984 (bulk 1950s-1960s) and encompass 40 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of wardrobe plotbooks; scripts; correspondence, including studio memoranda; costume design drawings; and photographs....

 
Milestone (Lewis) papers

The Lewis Milestone papers span the years 1926-1978 (bulk 1930s-1963) and encompass 9 linear feet. The collection contains production files (scripts and some production material); correspondence; contracts; membership certificates; an incomplete portion of Milestone's autobiography supplemented by material he gathered...

 
Minnelli (Vincente) papers

The Vincente Minnelli papers span the years 1934-1986 (bulk 1950s-1960s) and encompass 6.8 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, production material, correspondence, clippings, manuscript material for Minnelli's autobiography, and photographs. The photograph series consists of prints and negatives of motion...

 
Monley (Eva) papers

The Eva Monley papers span the years circa 1960s-1992 (bulk 1988-1992) and encompass 12 linear feet. The scripts and production material for A FAR OFF PLACE account for about half of the collection. More than three dozen other films are...

 
Monogram Pictures photographs

The Monogram Pictures photographs span the years 1937-1942 and encompass 14 linear feet. The collection consists of 6,749 items, including original negatives, photographic prints, and copy negatives. Some 127 feature films are represented by scene and off-camera photographs, publicity portraits,...

 
Moore (Colleen) scrapbooks

The Colleen Moore scrapbooks span the years 1921-1936 and encompass approximately 7.5 linear feet. The collection consists of 36 scrapbooks with extensive clippings and reviews, particularly for Moore's films released by First National in the 1920s. In addition there are...

 
Morley (Ruth) papers

The Ruth Morley papers span the years 1958-1990 (bulk 1970s and 1980s) and encompass 11.6 linear feet. The collection includes contracts, correspondence, notes, and scripts, as well as costume plots, clippings, and budget information. There are costume design drawings for...

 
Motion Picture Association of America. Production Code Administration records

The Motion Picture Association of America Production Code Administration records span the years 1927- 1967 and encompass 240 linear feet. The collection chronicles the activities of the Production Code Administration (PCA) in relation to more than 19,500 film properties submitted...

 
Motion Picture Association of America World War II records

The Motion Picture Association of America World War II records span the years 1940-1957 and encompass 10.2 linear feet. There are files on the Hollywood Coordinating Committee, Hollywood Victory Committee, and the Office of War Information. The photograph series consists...

 
Motion Picture Society for the Americas records

The Motion Picture Society for the Americas records span the years 1930-1948 (bulk 1942-1945) and encompasses 17.2 linear feet. The collection contains correspondence; research; story files, primarily consisting of script material, sometimes accompanied by correspondence and research material; and other...

 
Motion Pictures and World War II files

The Motion Pictures and World War II files span the years 1936-1948 (bulk 1941-1945) and encompass 8 linear feet. The bulk of the material is in the form of clippings from Los Angeles-area newspapers, "The Hollywood Reporter," and "Variety." Topics...

 
Murphy (Art) papers

The Art Murphy papers span the years circa 1960s-1990s and encompass approximately 15 linear feet. The collection includes correspondence, artwork, and books....

 
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Negulesco (Jean and Dusty) papers

The Jean and Dusty Negulesco papers span the years 1900-1992 (bulk 1915-1992) and encompass approximately 81.5 linear feet. The collection consists of production material and scripts; scripts collected by Negulesco; correspondence; contracts and agreements; writings, including drafts and manuscripts for...

 
Nelson (Ralph) photographs

The Ralph Nelson photographs span the years 1980-2006 and encompass 17 linear feet. The collection consists of photographic prints from more than fifty motion picture productions....

 
Niven (David) papers

The David Niven papers span the years 1841-1985 (bulk 1952-1983) and encompass 10 linear feet. The papers consist of scripts, correspondence, books, pamphlets, awards, memorabilia, family history documents, manuscript material for books written by Niven, and photographs. The photograph series...

 
Noerdlinger (Henry S.) papers

The Henry S. Noerdlinger papers span the years 1945-1960 (bulk 1950s) and encompass 1.3 linear feet. The collection contains research and correspondence for THE TEN COMMANDMENTS (1956) and a small amount of research material for SAMSON AND DELILAH (1949). The...

 
North (Alex) papers

The Alex North papers span the years 1930-1995 (bulk 1960s-1980s) and encompass 47.5 linear feet. The production files contain scripts, conductor scores, correspondence, music notes, and sheet music for films from 1951 to 1991. There are conductor scores for 32...

 
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Obzina (Martin) papers

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....

 
Orlando (Guido) papers

The Guido Orlando papers span the years 1928-1983 (bulk 1948-1962) and encompass approximately 13.3 linear feet. The collection consists of clippings, correspondence, autobiographical manuscripts, photographs, and three scripts. There are also eight scrapbooks and one oversize photograph album....

 
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Pakula (Alan J.) papers

Alan J. Pakula papers span the years 1950-1998 and encompass approximately 90 linear feet. The collection consists largely of scripts and production material for films produced and directed by Pakula, as well as photographs. The photograph series consists of prints,...

 
Panama (Norman) papers

The Norman Panama papers span the years 1929-1998 (bulk 1945-1986) and encompass 9.9 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of Panama's scripts for many of his productions from the late 1940s through the late 1960s....

Paramount Pictures photographs

The Paramount Pictures photographs span the years 1914-1970 and encompass 322 linear feet. Some 1,900 film titles are represented by approximately 200,000 photographic prints. They include scenes as well as publicity portraits and off-camera photographs showing various aspects of productions...

 
Paramount Pictures production records

The Paramount Pictures production records span the years circa 1924-1970 and encompass approximately 290 linear feet. The collection contains documentation on most Paramount sound films released between the 1930s and 1970s. The files originated from several studio divisions, including the...

 
Paramount Pictures scripts

The Paramount Pictures scripts span the years 1912-1983 and encompass 425 linear feet. More than 2,500 films are represented. The collection consists of a wide range of Story Department documents, such as original source material, treatments, script drafts, continuities, synopses,...

 
Parker (Kit) collection

The Kit Parker collection spans the years 1925-2007 (bulk 1940s-1950s) and encompasses 14.8 linear feet. The collection consists of original source material gathered by Kit Parker for Kit Parker Films, including scripts, contracts, music cue sheets, and photographs for films...

 
Parsons (Louella) scrapbooks and photographs

The Louella Parsons scrapbooks and photographs span the years 1915-1961 and encompass 20.9 linear feet. The 61 scrapbook volumes contain thousands of columns she wrote over six decades. There are also biographical clippings on Parsons and coverage of her various...

 
Pathé Exchange records

The Pathé Exchange records span the years 1925-1931 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection is composed chiefly of business and financial records for Pathé Exchange and the Pathé Studio, including audits; balance sheets; budgets; payroll records; reports; weekly cost...

 
Paul Kohner Agency records

The Paul Kohner Agency records span the years 1935-1988 and encompass approximately 75 linear feet. The collection consists largely of scripts for produced and unproduced films. There are also some agency agreements and contracts, correspondence, and clippings....

 
Paxton (John) papers

The John Paxton papers span the years 1941-1980 (bulk 1942-1970) and encompass 13 linear feet. The collection contains production material, scripts, correspondence, and clippings. In addition to the film scripts, there are also scripts for unproduced films and television programs,...

 
Peck (Gregory) papers

The Gregory Peck papers span from the 1920s to 1993 and encompass approximately 132 linear feet. The collection contains production files for film and television, subject files, correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs. The photograph series consists of more than 6,000 items....

 
Peckinpah (Sam) papers

The Sam Peckinpah papers span the years 1936-1985 (bulk 1970s-1980s) and encompass 99.5 linear feet. The collection contains production material, scripts, story files, correspondence, legal and financial records, books and magazines, audiotapes and disc recordings, scrapbooks, and photographs. Personal material...

 
Peppard (George) papers

The George Peppard papers span the years circa 1953-1990 and encompass 21.3 linear feet. The collection contains film and television scripts, production material, awards, and seventeen scrapbooks. The photograph series consists of prints, transparencies, slides, and negatives of motion picture...

 
Perry (Eleanor) papers

The Eleanor Perry papers span the years 1931-1981 (bulk 1962-1979) and encompass 6.3 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, along with some clippings, correspondence, and legal material for 10 films. Perry's stage, film, and television work are all represented to...

 
Photographs collected by Al Hirschfeld

The Photographs collected by Al Hirschfeld span the years 1924-1990 (bulk 1930s-1970s) and encompass 13.8 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of motion picture photographs employed as research to create key art such as posters for feature films....

 
Photography from the films of Woody Allen

The Photography from the films of Woody Allen spans the years 1975 and 1996-2005 and encompasses 18 linear feet. The collection consists of photographic prints and slides of motion picture production and biography photographs....

Pickford (Mary) papers

The Mary Pickford papers span the years 1893-1983 (bulk 1940s-1970s) and encompass approximately 160 linear feet. The papers consist of production files, primarily scripts and story material; subject files; correspondence; financial and accounting records; clippings; and scrapbooks. There is material...

 
Powell (Jane) papers

The Jane Powell papers span the years circa 1940s-2000s and encompass 20 linear feet. The collection includes scripts, correspondence, clippings, magazines, programs, scrapbooks, music manuscripts, photograph albums, and photographs. Powell's television and stage work are well represented....

 
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Quarberg (Lincoln) papers

The Lincoln Quarberg papers span the years 1924-1958 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains correspondence, press releases, Caddo Company biographies and publicity files, and treatments....

 
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Raye (Martha) papers

The Martha Raye papers span the years 1916-2000 (bulk 1936-1992) and encompass approximately 58 linear feet. Raye's film career is primarily documented through clippings, with some correspondence, reviews, and publicity material. There is script material for unproduced films from the...

 
Reisfeld (Bert) papers

The Bert Reisfeld papers span the years 1931-1990 and encompass approximately 15 linear feet. There are miscellaneous papers, including writings by Reisfeld, clippings, and legal documents; sheet music; tape recordings; disc recordings; and photographs....

 
Richardson (Frances) collection

The Frances Richardson collection spans the years 1936-1969 (bulk 1940s-1950s) and encompasses approximately 8 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of production design drawings for 20th Century-Fox films. Artists include Edward Graves, David Hall, Addison Hehr, Dale Hennessy, Mark Miller,...

 
Ritt (Martin) papers

The Martin Ritt papers span the years 1938-1990 (bulk 1957-1990) and encompass 29.8 linear feet. The collection includes scripts, production material, contracts, clippings, personal and professional correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs. One scrapbook covers Ritt's theater career, while a second contains...

RKO Radio Pictures photographs

The RKO Radio Pictures photographs span the years 1929-1958 and encompass approximately 140 linear feet. The collection consists entirely of motion picture production photographs for 833 feature films distributed by RKO. Included are scenes, portraits of the players in character,...

 
Roland (Gilbert) papers

The Gilbert Roland papers span the years 1908-1979 (bulk 1947-1977) and encompass 16.8 linear feet. The collection contains film and television scripts; clippings; scrapbooks; unpublished writings by Roland, in the form of screenplays, short stories, and a substantial memoir; correspondence,...

 
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Saint (Eva Marie) papers

The Eva Marie Saint papers span the years 1942-2000 (bulk 1953-1997) and encompass 20.1 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and publicity material on all of Saint's feature films from her debut in ON THE WATERFRONT (1954) through MARIETTE IN...

 
Sale (Richard) papers

The Richard Sale papers span the years 1940-1977 and encompass approximately 14 linear feet. The collection consists of screenplays, teleplays, novels, short stories, and some personal papers....

 
Sandrich (Mark) papers

The Mark Sandrich papers span the years 1924-1994 (bulk 1926-1945) and encompass 7.8 linear feet. The collection contains a variety of film-related production material, scripts, and clippings. There is some script material for television and some miscellaneous story material by...

 
Schlaifer (Charles) papers

The Charles Schlaifer papers span the years 1929-1957 (bulk 1929-1948) and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of advertising material, correspondence, and two scrapbooks. The scrapbooks contain advertising, publicity, and exploitation materials from Publix Theatres Corporation in Omaha, circa...

Selig (William) papers

The William Selig papers span the years 1857-1979 (bulk 1900-1923) and encompass 21 linear feet. The collection consists of production files (continuities and credit sheets for many of the Selig one- and two-reel shorts from 1908 to 1917), scripts and...

 
Sennett (Mack) papers

The Mack Sennett papers span the years 1912-1933 and encompass 125 linear feet. The collection consists of production records (script material, company forecast sheets, daily report sheets, suggested subtitles, inserts, cutting room sheets, preview notes, telegrams regarding title clearance, main...

 
Sersen (Fred) papers

The Fred Sersen papers span the years 1924-1956 (bulk 1935-1949) and encompass approximately 10.1 linear feet. There are production design drawings for nine films released between 1935 and 1949, along with some production material and photographs. The photograph series consists...

 
Shavelson (Melville) papers

The Melville Shavelson papers span the years circa 1940s-1970s (bulk 1960s-1970s) and encompass approximately 62 linear feet. The collection includes production material and scripts for CAST A GIANT SHADOW (1966), MIXED COMPANY (1974), and THE WAR BETWEEN MEN AND WOMEN...

 
Shedlo (Ronald) papers

The Ronald Shedlo papers span the years circa 1966-1995 and encompass approximately 26 linear feet. The collection contains material on several of Shedlo's feature film projects, and some memorabilia related to his work with Errol Flynn, including personal correspondence to...

 
Silverstein (Elliot) papers

The Elliot Silverstein papers span the years 1948-1994 and encompass 12.6 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, production material, correspondence, audio recordings, and photographs....

 
Skolsky (Sidney) papers

The Sidney Skolsky papers span the years 1928-1982 and encompass 5.5 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of material on film personalities utilized by Skolsky in the preparation of his typewriter-written caricatures, known as tintypes. The material often includes a...

 
Slide (Anthony) Early American Cinema collection

The Anthony Slide Early American Cinema collection spans the years 1903-2005 and encompasses approximately 17 linear feet. The material, collected by Slide in connection with his authorship of more than 75 biographies and reference works on silent film topics, includes...

 
SMU collection of Ronald L. Davis oral histories on the performing arts

The SMU collection of Ronald L. Davis oral histories on the performing arts span the years 1974-1991 and encompass 23.8 linear feet. The collection includes more than 500 volumes of largely biographical interviews with actors, directors, producers, and writers. The...

 
Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers photographs

The Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers photographs span the years 1960-2007 and encompasses 52 linear feet. The collection consists of hundreds of exhibition prints of works by members of the organization. Most of the prints are 11x14-and-larger scene and...

 
Soundies Distributing Corporation of America photographs

The Soundies Distributing Corporation of America photographs span the years 1940-1946 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains a total of 1,119 photographic prints from some 1,100 films. The photographs were intended for publicity purposes and document the performers...

 
Stanley (Leonard) collection

The Leonard Stanley collection spans the years 1926-1994 (bulk 1939-1974) and encompasses 52 linear feet. The collection contains more than 500 costume design drawings and documents the work of many of Hollywood? most prominent costume designers including Adrian, Ray Aghayan,...

 
Stern (Phil) collection

The Phil Stern collection spans the years 1942-1995 and encompasses 12 linear feet. The collection consists of more than 30,000 items, including color and black-and-white photographic prints, negatives, slides, and transparencies....

Stevens (George) papers

The George Stevens papers span the years 1925-1976 (bulk 1940s-1960s) and encompass 247 linear feet. The collection contains scripts; production files, including accounting, casting, correspondence, locations, previews, production, publicity, and research; story files, including original stories, screenplays, playscripts, synopses, summaries,...

 
Stone (Andrew L.) papers

The Andrew L. Stone papers span the years circa 1927-1972 and encompass approximately 48 linear feet. The collection consists of production files, including scripts and contracts; scripts and story material for unproduced projects; scrapbooks; some personal files, with biographical information;...

 
Stromberg (Hunt) papers

The Hunt Stromberg papers span the years 1925-1969 and encompass approximately 10 linear feet. The collection includes clippings, correspondence, contracts, payroll records, and scrapbooks...

 
Studio Photo Imaging photographs

The Studio Photo Imaging photographs span the years 1990-2011 and encompass 35 linear feet. The collection consists of prints, slides, negatives, and CD ROMs of motion picture production photographs....

 
Sturges (John) papers

The John Sturges papers span the years 1946-1976 (bulk 1946-1971) and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of Sturges's annotated scripts for films he directed, along with some production material, in the form of cast and crew lists,...

 
Sukman (Harry) papers

The Harry Sukman papers span the years 1954-1979 and encompass 16.3 linear feet. The bulk of the collection consists of original pencil sketches, conductor scores, and cue sheets; in some cases there are full scores, instrumental breakdown sheets, and orchestra...

 
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Tallmantz Aviation records

The Tallmantz Aviation records span the years 1949-1986 (bulk 1960s-1970s) and encompass 15 linear feet. The collection contains business records that document the services of Tallmantz Aviation and Paul Mantz Air Services for more than 100 motion pictures. Aircraft employed,...

 
Technicolor collection

The Technicolor collection spans the years 1918-1965 and encompasses 24.5 linear feet. The collection contains business records, including film continuities; a stock shot card index; notes for a series of Technicolor educational lectures; miscellaneous files containing script material, correspondence, and...

 
Telling Pictures records

The Telling Pictures records span the years circa 1972-1995 and encompass 25 linear feet. The collection includes materials related to the production of several documentary films, including THE CELLULOID CLOSET....

 
Telluride Film Festival records

The Telluride Film Festival records span the years 1974-2005 and encompass approximately 81 linear feet. The records contain correspondence; guests in attendance; invitations; press reviews; programs; programming notes; schedules; yearbooks; photographs and promotional materials. The records also contain corporate files...

 
Thalberg (Irving G.) and Norma Shearer papers

The Irving G. Thalberg and Norma Shearer papers span the years 1924-circa 1968 (bulk 1928-1942) and encompass less than one linear foot. The collection, a fair amount of which is related to the estate of Thalberg, contains correspondence, contracts, and...

 
Toddy Pictures Company collection

The Toddy Pictures Company collection spans the years 1930-1949 (bulk 1937-1947) and encompasses less than one linear foot. The collection consists primarily of dialogue continuity scripts and advertising material for around 40 films and some contracts....

 
Turner (George E.) collection

The George E. Turner collection spans the years circa 1910-1950 and encompasses 30 linear feet. The collection consists of Turner's research files on nearly 1,000 individual films, with an emphasis on genres that include adventure, crime, horror, monsters, and terror....

 
Turner/MGM scripts

The Turner/MGM scripts span the years 1918-1986 and encompass 1,378 linear feet. A total of 1,839 feature films are represented. The files contain scripts, treatments, original source material, other story material, and music reports that function as music cue sheets....

 
Tuttle (Frank) papers

The Frank Tuttle papers span the years 1925-1963 (bulk 1935-1962) and encompass 1.7 linear feet. The collection contains scripts; story material; and personal correspondence, primarily numerous handwritten letters between Tuttle and his daughter, Fredrika....

 
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation photographs

The Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation photographs span the 1990s-2012 and encompass 257 linear feet. The collection consists of photographic prints, digital prints, slides, and negatives of motion picture production photographs....

 
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United Artists Corporation photographs

The United Artists Corporation photographs span the years 1950-1981. The collection consists of negatives, photographs, still books, and proof books. The collection is arranged alphabetically by title of production....

 
United Media photographs

The United Media photographs span the 1980s-1990s and encompass 20 linear feet. The collection consists of motion picture production, television production, and biography photographs....

 
Universal Pictures Company negatives

The Universal Pictures Company negatives span the years 1946-1957 and encompass 114 linear feet. The collection consists of 8 x 10, 4 x 5, and 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 black-and-white negatives. The motion picture production photographs consist largely of...

 
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von Stroheim (Erich) papers

The Erich von Stroheim papers span the years 1933-1983 (bulk 1960s-1970s) and encompass 14.8 linear foot. The collection contains scripts; clippings; correspondence regarding various projects about the life of von Stroheim; miscellany, including advertisements for books about von Stroheim; clippings...

 
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Wakeling (Gwen) costume design drawings

The Gwen Wakeling costume design drawings span the years 1942-1966 (bulk late 1950s-1960s) and encompass approximately 16 linear feet. Wakeling's freelance film career and her theater and television career from the late 1950s through the 1960s make up the bulk...

 
Wallis (Hal) papers

The Hal Wallis papers span the years 1900-1982 (bulk 1945-1979) and encompass approximately 131.3 linear feet. The collection primarily documents Wallis's career as an independent producer at Paramount after he left Warner Bros. in 1944 to form Hal Wallis Productions....

 
Weiser (Marty) papers

The Marty Weiser papers span the years 1925-1988 and encompass approximately 24 linear feet. The collection consists of publicity-related material, including advertising budgets, clippings, correspondence, and press releases for hundreds of films, primarily Warner Bros. releases. There is correspondence, both...

 
Western Electric Company photographs

The Western Electric Company photographs span the late 1920s-1950s and encompass 15.8 linear feet. The collection consists of nitrate negatives, safety negatives, and photographic prints depicting equipment, both sound-related and projection-related, manufactured by the Western Electric Company....

 
Westmore (Perc) papers

The Perc Westmore papers span the years 1925-1965 and encompass 7 linear feet. The manuscript material is a miscellaneous assortment that includes newspaper and magazine clippings, telegrams and congratulatory letters regarding Westmore's 1938 marriage to actress Gloria Dickson, a statement...

 
White (Jules) papers

The Jules White papers span the years 1923-1990 (bulk 1934-1958) and encompass 19.7 linear feet. The collection contains shooting scripts and photographs for films produced by White for Columbia Pictures. There are scripts for 516 films, along with around two...

 
White (Sam) papers

The Sam White papers span the years 1928-2004 (bulk 1950s-1960s) and encompass 9.3 linear feet. The collection contains film and television scripts for produced and unproduced properties, as well as files on various unproduced properties. There are a few awards,...

 
Wilder (Billy) papers

The Billy Wilder papers span the years 1935-1976 (bulk 1943-1961) and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains production material and/or correspondence for nine films directed by Wilder and released between 1944 and 1960. The films are THE APARTMENT (1960),...

 
Williams (Elmo) papers

The Elmo Williams papers span the years 1960-1973 (bulk 1966-1971) and encompass 6.7 linear feet. The collection consists primarily consists of production material and photographs for some of the films Williams worked on while at 20th Century-Fox. The great majority...

 
Woodbury (Jeanne) collection

The Jeanne Woodbury collection spans the years circa 1956-2002 (bulk 1970-2002) and encompasses 13 linear feet. The material was collected during Woodbury's service as music coordinator and librarian for annual Academy Awards presentations, largely from the 1970s through 1990s. There...

 
Woody Allen collection of Brian Hamill photography

The Woody Allen collection of Brian Hamill photography spans the years 1977-2005 (bulk 1977-1995) and encompasses 28.2 linear feet. The collection consists of photographic prints and slides of motion picture production photographs, including cast portraits and off-camera images....

 
Wright (William H.) papers

The William H. Wright papers span the years 1927-1976 (bulk 1933-1972) and encompass 9 linear feet. The collection consists largely of script material for thirty feature films and twelve television series with which Wright was involved in various capacities. The...

 
Wyler (William) collection compiled by Jan Herman

The William Wyler collection compiled by Jan Herman spans the years circa 1920s-1940s and encompasses 9 linear feet. The collection consists of files accumulated by writer Jan Herman while researching his book, "A Talent for Trouble: The Life of Hollywood's...

 
Wyler (William) papers

The William Wyler papers span the years 1900-1987 (bulk 1924-1970) and encompass 28.5 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, production information, correspondence, and clippings. The bulk of the material is for Wyler's films from 1927 through WUTHERING HEIGHTS (1939). Of...

 
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Zinnemann (Fred) papers

The Fred Zinnemann papers span the years 1907-1996 (bulk 1950s-1980s) and encompass 89.5 linear feet. The collection contains production files (scripts, production material, and correspondence); television files; story material (correspondence and supplementary material compiled by or submitted to Zinnemann for...

Zukor (Adolph) correspondence

The Adolph Zukor correspondence spans the years 1912-1977 (bulk 1920-1935) and encompasses 3 linear feet. The collection consists of correspondence received by Zukor. There is also biographical data; speeches; invitations; programs; awards; stockholders' reports for Famous Players-Lasky, Paramount, and Paramount...