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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: 15
Physical collections: 507
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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...

 
Academy War Film Library files

The Academy War Film Library files span the years 1938-1950 (bulk 1941-1945) and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection consists of files with clippings, correspondence, and other material on war films produced in Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, Great Britain, Russia,...

 
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...

 
Allyn (William) papers

The William Allyn papers span the years 1976-1994 (bulk 1980-1988) and encompass circa 7.3 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of production records and script material related to COUSINS (1989) and RICH AND FAMOUS (1981). There is material on nearly...

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...

 
Amestoy (Michel) papers

The Michel Amestoy papers span the years circa 1941-1965 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection contains production files and scripts, largely related to World War II training films and later industrial and public relations films; personal correspondence; and 16mm...

 
Anderson (Carl) papers

The Carl Anderson papers span the years 1934-1981 (bulk 1938-1981) and encompass 4.8 linear feet. The production files primarily contain plans for sets and locations. The subject files are concerned almost entirely with his professional career as a designer. The...

 
Angold (Edit) papers

The Edit Angold papers span the years 1935-1970 (bulk 1940s-1950s) and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The collection contains scripts, programs, and contracts, primarily related to Angold's theater, television, and radio work....

 
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....

 
Arlen (Richard) papers

The Richard Arlen papers span the years 1930-1975 and encompass approximately 4.7 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, scrapbooks, contracts, correspondence, clippings, sheet music, periodicals, disc recordings, and photographs. The photograph series consists of biography and motion picture production...

 
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...

 
Atlas (Jack) papers

The Jack Atlas papers span the years 1942-1975 and encompass 5 linear feet. The collection contains approximately 500 trailer scripts for films released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Columbia Pictures. The scripts relate to theatrical trailers and television spots. There are occasional...

 
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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....

 
Banks (Steve) photographs

The Steve Banks photographs span the years 1977-1999 and encompass 4.3 linear feet. The collection consists of more than 1,000 items, including black-and-white prints and color and black-and-white slides. The material is comprised of biography portraits of motion picture artists,...

Barfoed (Janus) collection

The Janus Barfoed collection spans the years circa 1914-1954 and encompasses approximately 62 linear feet. The collection is comprised of clippings and ephemera, lobby cards, press sheets, and photographs related to American B-Western films. The material in the Personality files...

 
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,...

 
Batty (Bill) papers

The Bill Batty papers spans the years 1928-1989 and encompasses 6.7 linear feet. The collection contains clippings, correspondence in response to Batty's fan letter inquiries, and two scrapbooks. Photographs and slides document Batty's trips to Hollywood between 1948 and 1989....

 
Beaudine (William) papers

The William Beaudine papers span the years 1912-1973 and encompass 5.8 linear feet. The collection consists of film and television scripts, correspondence, contracts, books and periodicals, scrapbooks and loose clippings, miscellaneous items, and photographs....

 
Becher (John C.)

The John C. Becher papers span the years 1958-1978, encompass 1.2 linear feet. The collection consists entirely of scripts. Represented are two films, NEXT STOP, GREENWICH VILLAGE (1976) and UP THE SANDBOX (1972), five teleplays, and nearly two dozen stage...

 
Behind the Lens records

The Behind the Lens records span the years circa 1984-1996 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains membership directories, correspondence, financial and tax documents, newsletters, and photographs. There is also a manuscript for Alexis Krasilovsky's published book, "Women Behind...

 
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...

 
Bellamy (Madge) papers

The Madge Bellamy papers span the years 1888-1989 and encompass approximately 6 linear feet. The collection includes correspondence; clippings; writings by Bellamy; miscellaneous papers; the playscript, "Strictly Dishonorable," by Preston Sturges; scrapbooks; and photographs....

 
Bellamy (Ralph) papers

The Ralph Bellamy papers spans the years circa 1940s-1987 (bulk 1980s) and encompasses approximately 3 linear feet. The collection consists of miscellaneous papers, clippings, and photographs. Of interest are Bellamy's personal scripts for TRADING PLACES (1983) and WAR AND REMEMBRANCE...

 
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....

 
Bernard (Bruno) photographs

The Bruno Bernard photographs span the years 1940s-1950s and encompass 7.3 linear feet. The collection consists of 92 items, with some 80 Hollywood personalities, primarily actors and actresses, represented. Most of the photographs are 16x20 dry-mounted prints, and are signed...

 
Berne (Isidore) papers

The Isidore Berne papers span the years 1943-1975 and encompass less than one linear foot. The collection consists almost entirely of some 80 cast and crew sheets from the productions on which Berne worked, as well as some miscellaneous material....

 
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....

 
Bjorkman (B. J.) papers

The B. J. Bjorkman papers span the years 1984-1996 and encompass 5.6 linear feet. The collection consists of annotated shooting scripts, continuity photographs, storyboards, and production notes. Nearly a dozen films are represented, titles include BILOXI BLUES (1988), A CHORUS...

 
Blackton (J. Stuart) papers

The J. Stuart Blackton papers span the years 1912-1962 (bulk 1917-1940) and encompass 1.5 linear feet. The collection contains production material, clippings, contracts, correspondence, distribution reports, radio scripts, autobiographical manuscript material, and a photograph album....

 
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...

 
Bodeen (DeWitt) papers

The DeWitt Bodeen papers span the years 1946-1984 and encompass 7 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, mostly unproduced; playscripts; clippings; correspondence; books; periodicals; and photographs....

 
Bondi (Beulah) papers

The Beulah Bondi papers span the years 1904-1980 and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection contains clippings, press releases, correspondence, awards, recordings, photographs, playscripts, teleplays, and a scrapbook. Most of the material on Bondi's film career, entailing clippings and photographs,...

 
Booth (Margaret) papers

The Margaret Booth papers span the years 1935-1988 (bulk from 1972-1984) and encompass 1.7 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of scripts from Booth's work in 1935-1936, and during the 1970s and 1980s. Also, there is correspondence related to Booth's...

 
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...

 
Borzage (Frank) papers

The Frank Borzage papers span the years 1921-1967 and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The collection contains scripts, production material, 1930s contracts, correspondence, membership cards, and miscellany. There is considerable material on Borzage's 1946 Republic feature I'VE ALWAYS LOVED YOU and...

 
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...

 
Boyer (Charles) papers

The Charles Boyer papers span the years 1911-2000 (bulk 1940s-1970s) and encompass approximately 7 linear feet. The collection contains clippings; correspondence, both personal and legal; photographs; and artifacts. The photograph series consists of 576 motion picture production and biography photographs....

 
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...

 
Brabin (Charles) papers

The Charles Brabin papers span the years 1904-1940 and encompass 1.1 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of script material. There is a scrapbook, diary, and critiques (not by Brabin) of several 1913 Edison films. There is no material on...

 
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....

 
Brenner (Albert) papers

The Albert Brenner papers span from the 1970s to the 1990s and encompass approximately 2 linear feet. The collection contains set plans, blueprints, elevations, drawings, and photographs....

 
Bromley (Sheila) papers

The Sheila Bromley papers span the years 1925-1961 and encompass 3.3 linear feet. The collection contains books, clippings, correspondence, periodicals, theater programs, and photographs....

 
Bronston (Samuel) papers

The Samuel Bronston papers span the years 1942-2004 (bulk 1960s-1980s) and encompass 4.3 linear feet. The collection includes scripts, clippings, and correspondence for a handful of films as well as script material for three unproduced films. There are alse 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...

 
Brunetti (Argentina) papers

The Argentina Brunetti papers span the years 1983-1994 (bulk 1990-1994) and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of transcripts of press conferences conducted by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association featuring various actors, and some directors, promoting recently released feature...

 
Bucquet (Harold S.) papers

The Harold S. Bucquet papers span the years 1927-1946 and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of clippings, scripts, and scrapbooks. Twenty-nine Bucquet-directed MGM films?8 features and 11 shorts?re represented by publicity clippings and reviews, and half of...

 
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....

 
California African-American Museum negatives

The California African-American Museum negatives span the years 1946-1948 and encompass 2.1 linear feet. The collection consists of 8x10 and 4x5 original and copy negatives of motion picture production and biography photographs....

 
Cambern (Donn) papers

The Donn Cambern papers span the years 1971-1988 and encompass 6.3 linear feet. The collection contains scripts for more than two dozen films, including four directed by Paul Mazursky. Many of the scripts are lined scripts, with annotations for camera...

 
Campbell (Bruce) production material for JOHNNY GOT HIS GUN

The Bruce Campbell production material for JOHNNY GOT HIS GUN spans the years 1968-1978 (bulk 1968- 1971) and encompasses 3.5 linear feet. The collection contains correspondence, memos, production notes, and photographs related to the production of the 1971 film directed...

 
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....

 
Carré (Ben) papers

The Ben Carré papers span the years 1915-1977 (bulk 1970s) and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists largely of autobiographical writings apparently from the 1970s. There is a small amount of miscellaneous papers, including clippings, correspondence, and photographs....

 
Cavett (Frank) papers

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....

 
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,...

 
Clark (Edward and Janet Elsie) papers

The Edward and Janet Elsie Clark papers span the years 1918-1953 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of playscripts. There are two motion picture scripts written by Clark, one teleplay that he might have acted in, and...

 
Clark (Pete) papers

The Pete Clark papers span the years 1930-1972 and encompass approximately 2 linear feet. The collection consists of AMPTP Research Center files, film catalogs, Motion Picture Research Council papers, and technical material....

 
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....

 
Collier (William Sr.) papers

The William Collier Sr. papers span the years 1897-1961 (bulk 1900s-1920s) and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains script material, clippings, programs, correspondence, some drawings, Friars Club dinner programs, flyers and souvenir books for Friars Club Frolic, miscellaneous legal...

 
Collis (Jack T.) papers

The Jack T. Collis papers span the years circa 1969-1992 and encompass 4.3 linear feet. The collection contains production design drawings, books, and photographs. There are production design drawings for THE RUNNING MAN (1987), blueprints for DARKER THAN AMBER (1970),...

 
Communikon audience test reports

The Communikon audience test reports span the years 1969-1971 and encompass 1 linear foot. There are management summary reports by Arnold Fishman, Webb Clason, Lin Gladstein, S. Shapiro, and S. Gower for 13 feature films, including "Downhill Racer" (1969) and...

 
Connolly (Mike) collection compiled by Val Holley

The Mike Connolly collection compiled by Val Holley spans the years circa 1936-1967 (bulk 1950s-1960s) and encompasses 5 linear feet. The collection consists of research material compiled by Holley for his book on Mike Connolly. There are clippings; correspondence, including...

 
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...

 
Crain (Jeanne) fan mail and correspondence

The Jeanne Crain fan mail and correspondence spans the years circa 1931-1946 (bulk 1940s) and encompasses 2 linear feet. There are several hundred fan letters sent to the actress in the mid-1940s, largely from U.S. servicemen, often requesting a photograph...

 
Cramer (Duncan) papers

The Duncan Cramer papers span the years 1936-1952 (bulk 1944-1949) and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection includes film and television scripts, shooting schedules, set breakdowns, and photographs of sets....

 
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...

 
Dall (John) papers

The John Dall papers span the years 1934-1945 and encompasses approximately 3.5 linear feet. The collection includes scrapbooks, yearbooks, and a small amount of correspondence, clippings, and photographs. The bulk of the material is devoted to his stage and early...

 
Daum (Raymond W.) collection

The Raymond W. Daum collection spans the years circa 1960s-1990s and encompasses 3 linear feet. The collection consists of Daum's personal files which document his friendships with Gloria Swanson and others. There are clippings, correspondence, books, periodicals, audio recordings, and...

 
Dauman (Florence) papers

The Florence Dauman papers span the years circa 1988-1996 and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection consists of production material, film festival pubicity, and interview transcripts for HOLLYWOOD MAVERICKS as well as budgets, correspondence, production notebooks, and research for A...

 
Davies (Marion) papers

The Marion Davies papers span the years 1906-1961 (bulk 1928-1937; 1951-1961) and encompass 6 linear feet. The papers consist of accounting and financial information for most of Davies's later films and correspondence files from the 1950s. There is also information...

 
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...

 
Davison (Jon) papers

The Jon Davison papers span the years 1970-1987 (bulk 1981-1987) and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection contains production files related to WHITE DOG (1982) and ROBOCOP (1987) which primarily consist of script notes, storyboards, and memoranda. Of interest are...

 
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...

 
Day (Richard) papers

The Richard Day papers span the years 1948-1965 and encompass approximately 4 linear feet. The collection contains production design drawings, storyboards, and photographs. THE GREATEST STORY EVER TOLD (1965) is particularly well represented, with rough drawings, storyboards, plans and layouts,...

 
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.) collection

The Cecil B. DeMille collection spans the years 1927-1960s (bulk 1950s and 1960s) and encompasses 1 linear foot. The collection is comprised of material assembled and separated from the Cecil B. DeMille Photographs during processing. There are telegrams concerning the...

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...

 
Dmytryk (Edward) papers

The Edward Dmytryk papers span the years 1947-1999 and encompass 4.5 linear feet. The collection includes a handful of scripts for films directed by Dmytryk; a few scripts for unproduced films; extensive clippings; 60 letters from Dmytryk written to his...

 
Doland (Michael) collection of auction and sales catalogs

The Michael Doland collection of auction and sales catalogs spans the years 1979-2003 and encompasses 6.0 linear feet. The catalogs and books primarily relate to collecting film posters....

 
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....

 
Donfeld papers

The Donfeld papers span the years 1939-1989 (bulk 1969-1989) and encompass 1.3 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, wardrobe plots, and costume notes....

 
Douris Corporation collection on Douglas Fairbanks

The Douris Corporation collection on Douglas Fairbanks spans the years circa 1915-1952 and encompasses 3 linear feet. The collection contains a portion of Douglas Fairbanks's corporate records as acquired by the Douris Corporation. The bulk of the collection consists of...

 
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...

 
Dunne (Philip and Amanda) photographs

The Philip and Amanda Dunne photographs span the 1910s-1980s and encompass 2.5 linear feet. The collection consists of prints, negatives, and slides of biography and production photographs....

 
Durbin (Deanna) collection compiled by Dubravka Riedl

The Deanna Durbin collection compiled by Dubravka Riedl contains fan-made scrapbooks and ephemera....

 
Dyer (Elmer) papers

The Elmer Dyer papers span the years 1910-1969 (bulk 1930s-1950s) and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts; pressbooks; programs; financial records; biographical material, including many articles that Dyer wrote on his career, aerial photography, and Paul Mantz;...

 
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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....

 
Encounter Cinema records

The Encounter Cinema records span the years 1970-1985 (bulk 1979-1985) and encompass 2.8 linear feet. The collection contains organization files, maintained by administrator Douglas Edwards, on independent and experimental films screened at the theater, including correspondence, programs, press releases, clippings...

 
Eppes (William D.) collection

The William D. Eppes collection spans the years 1931-1993 (bulk 1977-1993) and encompasses 1.7 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of research material gathered for an unpublished biography of the actress Gertrude Michael (1911-1964). Included are Eppes's manuscripts for "Gertrude...

 
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...

 
Ferrero (Jane Lockwood) papers

The Jane Lockwood Ferrero papers span the years 1942-1987 (bulk 1980s) and encompass 2.5 linear feet. The colleciton contains primarily correspondence, including dictation for Phil Feldman and Ray Stark. Of interest is Lockwood? diary detailing her experiences as a hostess...

 
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....

 
Fierro (Joyce) reader reports

The Joyce Fierro reader reports span the years 1973-1980 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection contains story synopses and reader reports prepared by Fierro based on material submitted to 20th Century- Fox. The reader reports provide story synopses and...

 
The Film Society records

The Film Society records span the years circa 1971-1973 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains organization files, maintained by program director Douglas Edwards, on avante-garde films screened by the society at the Egg and the Eye. Included are...

 
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...

 
Flynn (Errol) collection compiled by Trudy McVicker

The Errol Flynn collection compiled by Trudy McVicker spans the years 1929-1985 and encompasses 1.3 linear feet. The production files contain clippings and reviews for such films as the Australian-produced IN THE WAKE OF THE BOUNTY (1933), one of Flynn's...

 
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....

 
Foreman (John) papers

The John Foreman papers span the years 1977-1991 and encompass 1.5 linear feet. The collection consists mainly of scripts, correspondence, and production material from MANNEQUIN TWO: ON THE MOVE (1991) and MILLENNIUM (1989). Also included is material for an unproduced...

 
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...

 
Franz (Eduard) papers

The Eduard Franz papers span the years 1902-1982 (bulk 1950s-1970s) and encompass 2 linear feet. Aside from one film script, the collection relates primarily to Franz's television and stage career, including contracts, limited correspondence, programs, and clippings. Of interest are...

 
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....

 
Freulich (Roman) papers

The Roman Freulich papers span the years 1927-1974 (bulk 1940s-1970s) and encompass 2.2 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, clippings, publicity materials, book reviews, manuscripts, photography periodicals, and a scrapbook. The photograph series consists of 558 vintage black-and-white prints,...

 
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...

 
Friedman (Harry B.) papers

The Harry B. Friedman papers span the years 1944-1968 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection consists of files on publicity campaigns conceived by Friedman, with press releases, official advertising credits, pressbook copy, production notes, studio biographies, captions for photographs,...

 
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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Gable (Clark) collection compiled by Lyn Tornabene

The Clark Gable collection compiled by Lyn Tornabene spans the years 1901-1978 and encompasses 3 linear feet. The material consists of research files, photographs, audio tape recordings, and other material related to Tornabene's biography of Clark Gable, "Long Live the...

 
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...

 
Geraghty (Thomas J.) papers

The Thomas J. Geraghty papers span the years 1924-1933 and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The collection consists chiefly of scripts and production material for First National productions, as well as a small amount of correspondence, biographical material, and a manuscript...

 
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...

 
Gibson (Wynne) papers

The Wynne Gibson papers span the years circa 1931-1951 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains film, television, and stage script material, contracts, correspondence, scrapbooks, clippings, and photographs....

 
Gillespie (A. Arnold) photographs

The A. Arnold Gillespie photographs span the years 1936-1965 and encompass 4.5 linear feet. The collection consists entirely of 8x10 photographic frame enlargements of special effects created by Gillespie for 173 films produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Many titles include corresponding information...

 
Glasser (Bernard) collection of scripts

The Bernard Glasser collection of scripts span the years 1914-1980s (bulk 1957-1969) and encompass 2 linear feet. Eight films and one television program are represented by scripts and related ephemera. There is also an undated interview transcript that is probably...

 
Gledhill (Donald) animation project collection

The Donald Gledhill animation project collection spans the years 1936-1949 (bulk 1937-1940) and encompasses 1.5 linear feet. The collection consists entirely of material gathered by Gledhill in the late 1930s for an introductory book on the mechanics of animation. There...

 
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....

 
Goldberg (Maurice) nitrate negatives

The Maurice Goldberg nitrate negatives span the mid-1930s and encompass 5.8 linear feet. The collection consists of original 8x10 nitrate negatives taken by Goldberg. Some 100 individuals, primarily Hollywood actors and directors, are represented, as well as around three dozen...

 
Golden (Renee Wayne) collection

The Renee Wayne Golden collection spans the years circa 1970s-1980s and encompasses 5 linear feet. The collection consists of legal contracts and agreements for producers, directors, actors, and composers and lyricists. There are contracts concerning diverse subjects, such as day...

 
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...

 
Goldstein (Leonard) papers

The Leonard Goldstein papers span the years 1940-1959 (bulk 1947-1954) and encompass 1.8 linear feet. The collection consists of production material, including scripts, memos, schedules, and correspondence; scrapbooks; and a few subject files. The scrapbooks cover Goldstein's career at Universal-International...

 
Goldstone (Richard) papers

The Richard Goldstone papers span the years 1926-2002 and encompasses 6.8 linear feet. The collection consists of film and television scripts and production material; material relating to the MGM Shorts Department, including correspondence related to a book Goldstone was working...

 
Goodman (John B.) papers

The John B. Goodman papers span the years circa 1932-1953 and encompass 4.8 linear feet. The collection contains set budgets for more than forty films released between 1932 and 1953, mostly by Paramount and some by Universal. There are also...

 
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...

 
Gosch (Martin A.) papers

The Martin A. Gosch papers span the years circa 1954-1970 and encompass 4 linear feet. The screenplay for DAY OF FEAR (1957) appears to be the only produced film represented. Around a dozen unproduced film and television properties are documented...

 
Granet (Bert) papers

The Bert Granet papers span the years 1903-2010 (bulk 1934-1995) and encompass 8.8 linear feet. The collection consists of production files, television files, correspondence, diaries, newsletters, notebooks, logs, scrapbooks, ephemera, and photographs. The photograph series consists of motion picture production...

 
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...

 
Gray (Michael A.) papers

The Michael A. Gray papers span the years circa 1979-1992 and encompass 5 linear feet. The collection is comprised of promotional and marketing campaign materials for several hundred films. The material was created for film studios and production companies by...

 
Green (Guy) papers

The Guy Green papers span the years 1948-1990 and encompass 6.5 linear feet. The collection documents Green's work as a cinematographer, screenwriter, and director and consists primarily of scripts, many of which are annotated, as well as a small amount...

 
Green (Howard J.) papers

The Howard J. Green papers span the years circa 1920-1959 and encompass 4.3 linear feet. The collection contains writings by Green, including film and television scripts, treatments, and story material, with some related correspondence. A photocopied scrapbook covers his career...

 
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...

 
Gresham (Gloria) costume design drawings

The Gloria Gresham costume design drawings span the years 1984-2004 (bulk 1990s) and encompass 6.3 linear feet. The collection contains 106 drawings for 16 films, including BANDITS (2001), DISCLOSURE (1994), GHOSTS OF MISSISSIPPI (1996), THE NATURAL (1984), NORTH (1994), and...

 
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....

 
Grinde (Nick) papers

The Nick Grinde papers span the years 1926-1953 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, including those for independent, industrial, and government films; synopses; manuscript material; clippings; and photographs....

 
Grubel (Robert M.) papers

The Robert M. Grubel papers span the years circa 1940-1970 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection includes Grubel's notes and reference materials regarding photographic processes and chemical formulas; documents submitted by Grubel to the U.S. Army Signal Corps Engineering...

 
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,...

 
Hackett (Joan) collection

The Joan Hackett collection spans the years 1961-1983 and encompasses 1.5 linear feet. The collection covers Hackett's career in films, television, and stage, but the coverage is not complete and consists primarily of publicity clippings, with a few scripts, memos,...

 
Hal Roach Studios scripts and production material

The Hal Roach Studios scripts and production material spans the years 1924-1936 and encompasses 3.6 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts and other production documents, including continuities, dialogue breakdowns, production reports, schedules, and treatments. The majority of these papers...

 
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...

 
Hamilton (Ben) collection

The Ben Hamilton collection spans the years 1911-1975 and encompasses 5 linear feet. The collection includes correspondence, fan scrapbooks, and miscellany. The correspondence includes letters written to Lily May Caldwell, who worked for various newspapers in Birmingham, Alabama from at...

 
Hardy (Rex) photographs

The Rex Hardy photographs span the years 1937-1997 (1936-1937) and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of 1,856 35mm nitrate negatives taken by Hardy on assignment for Life magazine in 1936 and 1937. Only a small percentage of the...

 
Harman (Bob) drawings

The Bob Harman drawings span the years 1970-1997 and encompass 6.7 linear feet. The collection contains more than 200 drawings, about half in pencil and half in pen and ink. Those that are dated fall between 1970 and 1997. All...

 
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...

 
Harris (Robert H.) papers

The Robert H. Harris papers span the years 1927-1979 (bulk 1929-1974) and encompass 1.5 linear feet. The collection consists of clippings, scripts, programs, correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
Haver (Ronald) collection

The Ronald Haver collection spans the years 1920-1990 (bulk 1933-1954) and encompasses approximately 2 linear feet. The collection contains script material, production records, clippings, photographs, pressbooks, periodicals, books, magazines, and souvenir programs. The material was collected by Haver and most...

 
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...

 
Henabery (Joseph and Jeanne) papers

The Joseph and Jeanne Henabery papers span the years 1905-1992 (bulk 1915-1973) and encompass 6.8 linear feet. The production material, comprising the majority of the collection, contains scripts, clippings, and occasional contracts and correspondence. There is coverage for most of...

 
Henderson (Duncan) production strip boards for THE PERFECT STORM

The Duncan Henderson production strip boards for THE PERFECT STORM are undated. There are four volumes holding strips of paper, each containing information about a scene for the script dated January 26, 1999. The information includes the scene, location, and...

 
Hendrickson (Stephen) papers

The Stephen Hendrickson papers span the years 1991-1996 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains production files, drawings, and photographs related to two films, DIGGSTOWN (1992) and EYE FOR AN EYE (1996)....

 
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...

 
Highway Film Service distribution records

The Highway Film Service distribution records span the years circa 1977-1988 and encompass approximately 2 linear feet. The collection consists of hundreds of file cards for independent films distributed in Chicago, Illinois; Cincinnati, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; Kansas City, Missouri; and...

 
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...

 
Hill (Roland E.) drawings

The Roland E. Hill drawings span the years 1927-1930 and 1948-1953 and encompass 5.5 linear feet. The collection consists of drawings and/or blueprints for a handful of films from the late 1920s, as well as a few watercolors, such as...

 
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;...

 
Hogarth (Louise) material on THE GIFT

The Louise Hogarth material on THE GIFT spans the years circa 2002-2003 and encompasses 3.3 linear feet. The collection includes production and promotional material for the film....

 
Holly (Edwin) collection of Desilu and First Artists reports

The Edwin Holly collection of Desilu and First Artists reports span the years 1958-1982 and encompass 1.3 linear feet. The collection consists of corporate financial documents related to Desilu Productions from 1958 to 1967 and First Artists Production Co. from...

 
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 Coordinating Committee records

The Hollywood Coordinating Committee records span the years 1941-1957 (bulk 1947-1955) and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of miscellaneous organizational files, including reports of regular and charitable activities, general correspondence, and publicity. There are also four rolls of...

 
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 on Location records

The Hollywood on Location records span the years 1982-1990 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection consists of the original location sheets for Jack Weinberg's publication, "Hollywood on Location," issued six times a week from August 9, 1982, through September...

 
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...

 
Hubley (John and Faith) animation cels

The John and Faith Hubley animation cels span the years circa 1959-1974 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of eight cels for five films, including two for MOONBIRD....

 
Hughes (Howard) collection

The Howard Hughes collection spans the years 1927-1957 and encompasses 10 linear feet. The collection contains publicity material, such as press releases, advertising and publicity clippings, pressbooks, and photographs. The bulk of the material relates to THE OUTLAW (1943), for...

 
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....

 
Hunter (Tim) material

The Tim Hunter material spans the years circa 1953-1974 (bulk 1970-1974) and encompasses less than one linear foot. There are a handful of scripts, including an annotated script and storyboards for RIO LOBO (1970), two unproduced scripts by Samuel Fuller,...

 
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...

 
Hutchinson (Craig) papers

The Craig Hutchinson papers span the years 1889-1976 (bulk 1915-1966) and encompass two linear foot. The collection contains clippings, publicity, correspondence, books, lobby cards, three scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
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Ihnen (Wiard) collection

The Wiard Ihnen collection spans the years 1897-1960 (bulk 1936-1954) and encompasses 6 linear feet. The collection consists of production material, research material, contracts, original drawings, general correspondence, and biographical data. It contains items relating exclusively to Ihnen separated from...

 
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....

Irene scrapbooks

The Irene scrapbooks span the years 1932-1962 (bulk 1940s) and encompass approximately 7 linear feet. The 7 scrapbooks contain clippings, correspondence, mementoes, and photographs. The 2 photograph albums contain reference photographs of stars in costumes designed by Irene....

 
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....

 
Ivens (Joris) papers

The Joris Ivens papers span the years 1936-1943 and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The collection consists largely of correspondence with producer-director Herman Shumlin; correspondence related to Contemporary Historians, Inc., and History Today film productions; Ivens's lecture and production notes; articles...

 
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Jaffe (Steven-Charles) papers

The Steven-Charles Jaffe papers span the years 1987-1990 and encompass 1.3 linear feet. The collection consists of storyboards for four films produced by Steven-Charles Jaffe....

 
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...

 
Johnny Guitar Society collection compiled by Malcolm Watt

The Johnny Guitar Society collection compiled by Malcolm Watt spans the years 1953-2000 and encompasses 3.3 linear feet. The collection includes photocopies of scripts, as well as books, clippings, production material, disc recordings, and photographs related to the film....

 
Johnson (Lamont) papers

The Lamont Johnson papers span the years 1943-1978 and encompass 7.0 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, correspondence, and production records for a dozen films. The television and stage files contain scripts, reviews, and miscellaneous material for more than two...

 
Johnston (Agnes Christine) and Frank Dazey papers

The Agnes Christine Johnston and Frank Dazey papers span the years 1914-1968 (bulk 1920-1939) and encompass 5.5 linear feet. The collection includes final scripts, as well as various rough drafts and notes for films written and collaborated on by Johnston...

 
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...

 
Jones (Larry) papers

The Larry Jones papers span the years circa 1981-1991 and encompass 5 linear feet. The collection contains production material, such as scripts, call sheets, schedules, and staff and crew lists, from production notebooks maintained by Jones for a dozen films,...

 
Jonson (Tod) collection

The Tod Jonson collection spans the years 1957-1967 and encompasses 1.75 linear feet. The collection consists solely of unproduced screenplays and teleplays apparently collected by Jonson but unrelated to his career....

 
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...

 
Kane (Byron) papers

The Byron Kane papers span the years circa 1938-1970 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection contains teleplays, radio scripts, and some miscellaneous material. Nine leather-bound volumes of scripts for the PETER GUNN television series with writings by Tony Barrett,...

 
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...

 
Keller (Frank P.) papers

The Frank P. Keller papers span the years 1935-1977 and encompass 4.3 linear feet. The collection contains production material, including scripts, clippings, correspondence, and post-production files, for around 20 films. There is similar material for a dozen television programs or...

 
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...

 
Kemp (Louis and Irene) papers

The Louis and Irene Kamp papers span the years 1958-1984 (bulk 1959-1980) and encompass 1.5 linear feet. The collection consists of produced and unproduced screenplays that the Kamps worked on, either together or separately, as well as a small amount...

 
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...

 
Kline (Marty) storyboards

The Marty Kline storyboards span the years 1989-1993 and encompass 1.3 linear feet. There are photocopies of storyboards for three films directed by Robert Zemeckis, BACK TO THE FUTURE PART II (1989), DEATH BECOMES HER (1992), and FORREST GUMP (1993);...

 
Knopf (Edwin H. and Mildred O.) papers

The Edwin H. and Mildred O. Knopf papers span the years 1911-2004 (bulk 1941-1969) and encompass 3.4 linear feet. The collection is comprised largely of bound scripts, most of which contain production photographs interleaved amongst the pages. Other material includes...

 
Knox (Alexander) papers

The Alexander Knox papers span the years 1940-1996 and encompass 5 linear feet. The collection contains production files, correspondence, photographs, and scrapbooks....

 
Kozlenko (William) papers

The William Kozlenko papers span the years 1943-1968 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection contains primarily scripts for unproduced films, television programs, and other unrealized projects. There is some biographical and credit information on Kozlenko....

 
Kramer (Ken) collection

The Ken Kramer collection spans the years circa 1940s-1970s and encompasses 4 linear feet. The collection is comprised of more than 2,200 photographic prints collected by Kramer of American motion picture theatres, primarily located in California. Most of the photographs...

 
Kurland (Gil) papers

The Gil Kurland papers span the years 1927-1969 and encompass 4.7 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and production material, including budgets for a number of feature films of the 1950s and 1960s and music recording estimates for several mid-1930s...

 
Kurtz (Wilbur G.) collection

The Wilbur G. Kurtz collection spans the years 1903-1991 (bulk 1935-1969) and encompasses 1.8 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of research material and correspondence relating to GONE WITH THE WIND (1939), though there is a small amount of material...

 
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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LaBrecque (Ron) collection

The Ron LaBrecque collection spans the years 1973-1988 (bulk 1984-1987) and encompasses 3.7 linear feet. The collection consists entirely of research material for his book "Special Effects" (1988), an account of the helicopter crash during the filming of TWILIGHT ZONE?HE...

 
Lacy (Madison S.) albums

The Madison S. Lacy photograph albums span the 1920s-1970s and encompass 4.9 linear feet. The collection consists of prints and negatives of motion picture production and biography photographs, the bulk of which are portraits....

 
Lamfrom (Burton F.) set plans

The Burton F. Lamfrom set plans span the year 1947 and encompass 1.8 linear feet. The collection consists of 181 pencil drawings, set plans, and elevations for JOAN OF ARC (1948)....

 
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...

 
Lasky (Jesse L.) papers

The Jesse L. Lasky papers span the years 1906-1975 (bulk 1930s-1950s) and encompass 4.2 linear feet. The collection contains a variety of material relating to Lasky's career in film, television, and radio. There is correspondence, scripts, financial records, photograph albums,...

 
Lasky Players oil painting by Alexander Z. Kruse

The Lasky Players oil painting by Alexander Z. Kruse is undated. The framed painting depicts a man playing guitar and is related to a Jesse Lasky production filming on location on Long Island in the 1910s....

 
Lauren (Joan) photographs

The Joan Lauren photographs span the 1990s-2000s and encompass 1.5 linear feet. The collection consists of photographic prints and negatives of portraits of actors and other celebrities. These include images used in Lauren? book, "Portraits of Life, with Love."...

 
Leamer (Laurence) collection

The Laurence Leamer collection spans the years circa 1960s-1980s and encompasses 5 linear feet. The collection consists of Leamer's research files on Ingrid Bergman, including material by and about Petter Lindstrom related to his divorce from the actress, and files...

 
LeBorg (Reginald) papers

The Reginald LeBorg papers span the years circa 1920s-1989 and encompass 3.7 linear feet. The collection contains clippings on a handful of films. And, for THE WHITE ORCHID (1954) there are clippings and production material. In addition, there are cast...

 
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...

 
Lee (Spike) scripts

The Spike Lee scripts span the years 1986-2007 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection contains photocopies of the scripts for most of Lee's major feature films as director and for one television film. The earliest film represented is SHE'S...

 
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...

 
Lemer (Robert) papers

The Robert Lemer papers span the years 1982-1996 (bulk 1986-1993) and encompass 5 linear feet. There are scripts, production material, and location material for more than two-dozen films....

 
LeRoy (Mervyn) papers

The Mervyn LeRoy papers span the years circa 1930s-1980s and encompass approximately 7.6 linear feet. The collection contains production files and scripts, correspondence, clippings, scrapbooks, and photographs. The photograph series consists of prints, albums, and negatives of production and biography...

 
Lesser (Julian) papers

The Julian Lesser papers span the years 1952-1962 and encompass 5 linear feet. The collection includes correspondence, scripts, clippings, and publicity material for the television programs I SEARCH FOR ADVENTURE and BOLD JOURNEY....

 
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....

 
Lewis (Ellen) casting notebooks

The Ellen Lewis casting notebooks span the years 1980-2004 (bulk 1990s) and encompass 3 linear feet. The notebooks contain casting materials for a dozen feature films cast by Lewis and directed by Penny Marshall, Mike Nichols, Sydney Pollack, and others...

 
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...

 
Lloyd (John Robert) production design material

The John Robert Lloyd production design material spans the years 1968-1979 and encompass approximately 3 linear feet. The collection contains production design drawings and photographs. Most of the films Lloyd was associated with are represented....

 
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,...

 
Lourié (Eugéne) production design drawings from AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE

The Eugène Lourié production design drawings span the years circa 1981 and encompass 1.5 linear feet. In addition to some two dozen drawings for AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE (1981), there are books and photographs....

 
Lubin (Arthur) scripts

The Arthur Lubin scripts span the years 1933-1965 and encompass 5.5 linear feet. The collection contains a handful of annotated scripts for films Lubin directed. The bulk of the collection consists of Lubin's bound script volumes containing more than 120...

 
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...

 
Mankiewicz (Tom) scripts and photographs

The Tom Mankiewicz scripts and photographs span the years 1965-1996 (bulk 1970-1990) and encompass 8 linear feet. The papers are comprised of feature film and television scripts. The photographs are related largely to the films and television programs Mankiewicz directed,...

 
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....

 
Maté (Rudolph) papers

The Rudolph Maté papers span the years circa 1930-1962 and encompass approximately 3 linear feet. There are awards or programs and a couple contracts related to around a dozen films. In addition, there are clippings, personal correspondence, legal and estate...

 
Max (Arthur) papers

The Arthur Max papers span the years 1995-2005 (bulk 2000s) and encompass 6.7 linear feet. There are photographs and research related to five films, BLACK HAWK DOWN (2001), GLADIATOR (2000), KINGDOM OF HEAVEN (2005), PANIC ROOM (2002), and SEVEN (1995)....

 
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 (Don) papers

The Don McGuire papers span the years circa 1950s-1960s and encompass 6 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of scripts, contracts, correspondence, and material on unproduced projects....

 
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...

 
McLeod (Norman Z.) papers

The Norman Z. McLeod papers span the years 1917-1960 and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, biographical information, some correspondence, original drawings by McLeod, military records, and writings by McLeod. Four scrapbooks chronicle McLeod's career from the 1920s...

 
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....

 
Meeker (Ralph) papers

The Ralph Meeker papers span the years 1928-1977 and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The collection consists of theater programs, clippings, an unproduced screenplay and playscript, television contracts, an outline and excerpts for Meeker's proposed autobiography, and juvenilia. Aside from a...

 
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 Art Department records

The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Art Department records records span the years 1923-1961 (bulk 1937-1957) and encompass 3.5 linear feet. The collection, which consists of files maintained by either Cedric Gibbons or William Horning, contains departmental records, including studio memoranda and correspondence, production...

 
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 set rental and location weather records

The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer set rental and location weather records span the years circa 1940s-early 1970s and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of correspondence related to the rental of sets and MGM's back lot number 3 by other studios and...

 
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Shorts Department script collection

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...

 
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...

 
Milland (Ray) papers

The Ray Milland papers span the years 1928-1984 (bulk 1940s) and encompass 4.7 linear feet. The collection contains three scrapbooks, including one from 1946 with congratulatory letters and telegrams and photographs regarding his Academy Award for THE LOST WEEKEND; several...

 
Miller (David) papers

The David Miller papers span the years 1935-1979 and encompass approximately 8 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, production notes, storyboards, and photographs....

 
Miller (Tom) papers

The Tom Miller papers span the years 1961-1992 and encompass 6 linear feet. The collection includes scripts, production material, publicity material, and photographs related to Miller's work as a publicist for around three dozen films released by American International Pictures,...

 
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...

 
Mohr (Hal) and Evelyn Venable papers

The Hal Mohr and Evelyn Venable papers span the years 1912-1974 (bulk 1930s-1940s) and encompass approximately 3 linear feet. The collection contains clippings, correspondence, several scrapbooks, and photographs. The photograph series consists of photographic prints and negatives of motion picture...

 
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...

 
Moreno (Antonio) papers

The Antonio Moreno papers span the years 1912-1950s and encompass 5.7 linear feet. There are booklets, programs, pressbooks, miscellaneous papers, three scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
Morin (Moya) papers

The Moya Morin papers span 1950-1980 (bulk 1950-1960) and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection contains approximately 400 synopses, or reader's reports, representing Morin's work at RKO (1950-1952), MGM (1952-1957), Warner Bros. (1957), and CBS (1958-1960). There is some script...

 
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 certificate books

The Motion Picture Association of America certificate books span the years 1934-1965 and encompass 6.7 linear feet. The collection contains 140 Production Code certificate books from the California office of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America. Each 10-inch...

 
Motion Picture Association of America clippings and radio transcripts

The Motion Picture Association of America clippings and radio transcripts span the years 1934-1976 and encompass 8 linear feet. The collection consists of clippings on the Production Code Administration, censorship, SMPTE conferences, and legal opinions on California Proposition 18 concerning...

 
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 Patents Company and General Film Company collection

The Motion Picture Patents Company and General Film Company collection spans the years 1908-1918 and encompasses 1.8 linear feet. The collection generally reflects the work of the two organizations as applicable to the Selig Polyscope Company. This collection was artificially...

 
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...

 
Movietime U.S.A. collection

The Movietime U.S.A. collection spans the years 1950-1953 and encompasses 2 linear feet. The collection consists of public relations project files containing clippings, publicity releases, and correspondence. The files once belonged to Lou Smith, COMPO's Hollywood executive secretary....

 
Mowbray (Malcolm) scripts

The Malcolm Mowbray scripts span the years circa 1986-1990 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection is comprised of script and photographic material regarding DON'T TELL HER IT'S ME (1990) and OUT COLD (1989); a smattering of correspondence; story ideas...

 
Mulligan (Robert) papers

The Robert Mulligan papers span the years 1952-2001 (bulk 1957-1991) and encompass approximately 3 linear feet. The collection contains scripts for several of Mulligan's film and television productions, including his annotated shooting scripts for CLARA'S HEART (1988), THE MAN IN...

 
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....

 
Murphy (Edna) papers

The Edna Murphy papers span the years 1919-1935 and encompass 2.5 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of personal items, such as handwritten verse and prose, correspondence, diaries, travel miscellany, and address books. It also contains contracts, clippings, photographs, and...

 
Murray (Feg) material

The Feg Murray material spans the years 1927-1942 and encompasses 1.3 linear feet. The collection consists of one folder with correspondence, clippings of Murray's cartoon columns, and two drawings, as well as two scrapbooks containing clippings of Murray's ?eein?Stars?cartoon strips...

 
Myton (Fred K.) papers

The Fred K. Myton papers span the years 1923-1931 and encompass less than one linear foot. The collection consists of a small number scripts, including three for the produced films THE ISLE OF LOST SHIPS (1929), KID GLOVES (1929), and...

 
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Nasatir (Marcia) papers

The Marcia Nasatir papers span the years 1969-1992 and encompass 3.8 linear feet. The collection contains production material for three films produced by Nasatir along with some additional correspondence and deal memos and some files on unproduced properties. For THE...

 
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...

 
Neilan (Marshall) papers

The Marshall Neilan papers span the years 1925-1958 (bulk 1947-1958) and encompass 1.3 linear foot. The collection contains outlines and research for several unproduced film projects, material for two television series developed by Neilan, some correspondence, and extensive drafts of...

 
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....

 
Nesselroth (Sigmund) artwork and other material

The Sigmund Nesselroth artwork and and other material span circa 1930s-1946 and encompass approximately 6 linear feet. The collection consists of a half-dozen charcoal drawings; a scrapbook with clippings covering the 1945 film strike that included the arrest of his...

 
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...

 
Niver (Kemp) collection

The Kemp Niver collection spans the years 1894-1989 and encompasses 2.7 linear feet. The collection contains research materials, primarily books and periodicals, covering early film history....

 
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...

 
Nozaki (Albert) papers

The Albert Nozaki papers span the years 1950-1956 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection consists largely of drawings for THE WAR OF THE WORLDS (1953) and THE TEN COMMANDMENTS (1956); and photographs. The photograph series consists of prints, transparencies,...

 
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Oberon (Merle) papers

The Merle Oberon papers span the years 1911-1979 (bulk mid-1950s-mid-1970s) and encompass 5.8 linear feet. The collection consists of 11 scripts, 12 scrapbooks, two photograph albums, correspondence, foreign language press clippings, handwriting samples, five disc recordings, miscellaneous items, and photographs....

 
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....

 
Orchestra parts for KRAKATOA, EAST OF JAVA

The Orchestra parts for KRAKATOA, EAST OF JAVA are undated and encompass 1.3 linear feet. The collection contains orchestra parts for 42 music cues and two songs. The orchestra parts are sheets of music for each individual player extracted from...

 
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....

 
OuYang (Lucille) production notebooks

The Lucille OuYang production notebooks span the years 1989-2005 and encompass 3.3 linear feet. The notebooks contained scripts and production material, such as breakdowns, memos, and shooting schedules, for more than a dozen films on which OuYang worked. For access,...

 
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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,...

 
Palmer (Charles) papers

The Charles Palmer papers span the years 1941-1952 and encompass 1.8 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of script materials for Palmer's feature films and radio programs. There is a small amount of correspondence....

 
Palmer (Maria) papers

The Maria Palmer papers span the years 1922-1975 and encompass 6 linear feet. The collection relates primarily to Palmer's stage and television career, including biographical material, clippings, contracts, and correspondence. There are also writings by Palmer, including a number of...

 
Palmer Photoplay Corp. synopses

The Palmer Photoplay Corp. synopses span the years 1921-1922 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection contains synopses generated by the Palmer Story Service....

 
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 contract summaries

The Paramount contract summaries span the years 1932-1961 and encompass approximately 7.0 linear feet. The collection contains contract summaries in the form of brief sheets for actors and actresses, composers, cinematographers, directors, executives, producers, writers, and others....

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 press sheets

The Paramount Pictures press sheets span the years 1920-1965 and encompass 5.5 linear feet. The collection contains 42 bound volumes of printed press sheets prepared and issued by the Publicity Department of the studio for use by exhibitors in advertising...

 
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...

 
Parry (Harvey) papers

The Harvey Parry papers span the years 1918-1987 and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, mostly unproduced; clippings; and material relating to the Stuntmen's Association, including directories, rosters, and correspondence....

 
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...

 
Perrin (Jack) papers

The Jack Perrin papers span the years 1919-1960 (bulk 1920s-1930s) and encompass 1.3 linear feet. The collection is composed exclusively of scenarios and scripts for around thirty films in which Perrin appeared, including nine Universal shorts and one serial....

 
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...

 
Phillips (Ray) collection

The Ray Phillips collection spans the years 1989-1997 and encompasses approximately 4.0 linear feet. The collection contains correspondence, clippings, book excerpts, photographs, and research material related to the history and development of Edison's Kinetoscope and the films made for it....

 
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...

 
Pickman (Milton E.) papers

The Milton E. Pickman papers span the years 1927-1982 and encompass 7.3 linear feet. The bulk of the collection consists of unproduced scripts, reader reports, and synopses....

 
Pisoni (Edward) papers

The Edward Pisoni papers span the years 1982-1997 and encompass 6.3 linear feet. The collection includes both drawings and blueprints for nineteen films on which Pisoni served as either art director or production designer....

 
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....

 
Presnell (Robert) papers

The Robert Presnell papers span the years 1907-1977 (bulk 1930s-1950s) and encompass 6 linear feet. The collection contains dozens of screenplays and treatments by Presnell. In addition there is biographical data, contracts, some correspondence, extensive files relating to the work...

 
Previn (Charles) papers

The Charles Previn papers span the years 1906-1956 (bulk 1934-1949) and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The collection contains partial conductor scores from a handful of his Universal films, sheet music, music manuscripts, scrapbooks, and disc recordings....

 
Production material collected by Colin Higgins

The production material collected by Colin Higgins spans 1942-1965 (bulk 1954-1957) and encompasses 3 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts and some production material, including assistant director's reports and production and wardrobe photographs collected by Higgins for six MGM...

 
Prussing (Louise) papers

The Louise Prussing papers span the years 1916-1979 (bulk 1929-1945) and encompass approximately 2.3 linear feet. The collection consists of personal correspondence, clippings, playbills, material about touring with the Hollywood Victory Committeeӳ USO Camp Shows, and two scrapbooks. There is...

 
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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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Raker (James) papers

The James Raker papers span the years 1948-1980 (bulk 1960s-1970s) and encompass 4.2 linear feet. The collection contains advertising slogan ideas for publicity campaigns for 221 films released by American International Pictures (AIP) from 1961 to 1980, 27 films released...

 
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...

 
Reis (Irving) papers

The Irving Reis papers span the years 1935-1953 and encompass 4.3 linear feet. The collection consists of film and radio scripts, story material, correspondence, and miscellaneous papers, including clippings and reviews, material related to his Army service, and photographs....

 
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....

 
Renie costume design drawings

The Renie costume design drawings span the years 1953-1963 and encompass approximately 4 linear feet. The collection contains costume sketches for THE BIG FISHERMAN (1959), CLEOPATRA (1963), and THE PRESIDENT'S LADY (1953). There are also travel and research photographs in...

 
Rhodes (Billie) papers

The Billie Rhodes papers span the years 1903-1988 and encompass 1.8 linear feet. The collection contains clippings, correspondence, family history and biographical information, programs, sheet music, and awards and trophies. There is also material covering the career of G. Pat...

 
Rhodes (Leah) costume design drawings

The Leah Rhodes costume design drawings span the years 1941-1970 (bulk 1940s-1950s) and encompass 5.3 linear feet. The collection consists almost entirely of original costume design drawings, with 30 films represented by approximately 120 designs. A sampling of Rhodes's nonfilm...

 
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,...

 
Riddle (Melvin) papers

The Melvin Riddle papers span the years 1918-1969 and encompass approximately 4 linear feet. The collection consists of miscellaneous papers, scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
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,...

 
Robertson (Peggy) papers

The Peggy Robertson papers span the years 1958-1992 and encompass approximately 5.4 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, many of which are annotated, and production material for nine films made by Alfred Hitchcock as well his unproduced film THE SHORT...

 
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,...

 
Roos (Fred) collection of HAMMETT script material

The Fred Roos collection of HAMMETT script material spans the years 1975-1981 and encompasses 2.2 linear feet. The collection consists of more than 30 scripts accumulated by one of the film's producers, Fred Roos, that document various writers' adaptations of...

 
Rosenberg (Frank P.) papers

The Frank P. Rosenberg papers span the years 1938-1991 (bulk 1950s) and encompass 2.5 linear feet. The collection includes bound scripts, with motion picture production photographs, for a dozen films produced by Rosenberg. For MADIGAN (1968) there are also clippings...

 
Roth (Sanford) photographs

The Sanford Roth photographs span the years 1951-1962 and encompass 4.8 linear feet. The collection consists of prints, negatives, and slides of biography, motion picture production, stage production, and television production photographs....

 
Ryder (Loren L.) papers

The Loren L. Ryder papers span the years 1929-1967 (bulk 1950s-1960s) and encompass circa 3 linear feet. The collection largely relates to Ryder's career as a sound technician, inventor of devices relating to the recording of sound for motion pictures,...

 
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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...

 
Scheuer (Philip K.) papers

The Philip K. Scheuer papers span the years 1914-1968 and encompass approximately 5.5 linear feet. The collection consists of clippings, correspondence, notebooks, and childhood flipbooks....

 
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...

 
Schlesinger (John) papers

The John Schlesinger papers span the years 1969-2000 (bulk 1996-2000) and encompass 7 linear feet. The collection contains production material for six films: COLD COMFORT FARM (1996), AN EYE FOR AN EYE (1996), MIDNIGHT COWBOY (1969), THE NEXT BEST THING...

 
Screen Composers Association records

The Screen Composers Association records span the years 1942-1974 (bulk 1940s-1950s) and encompass 3 linear feet. The collection contains oganization records, including bulletins, minutes of meetings, membership records, financial reports and records, press releases and publicity, and correspondence....

 
Segaloff (Nat) research papers

The Nat Segaloff research papers span the years 1961-2010 and encompass 3 linear feet. The material consists of primary research material for Segaloff's books on director William Friedkin and Arthur Penn, including interview transcripts with both directors and many of...

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...

 
Seltzer (Walter) papers

The Walter Seltzer papers span the years 1914-2004 (bulk 1960s-1980s) and encompass 4.2 linear feet. The collection contains scripts related to films produced by Seltzer; miscellaneous papers, including Christmas cards from Charlton Heston and material on Betzwood Motion Picture Studio;...

 
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...

 
Shanks (William) collection of scripts

The William Shanks collection of scripts spans the years 1949-1958 and encompasses 1.3 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts for four Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer productions: KING SOLOMON'S MINES (1950), SOME CAME RUNNING (1958), THE TEAHOUSE OF THE AUGUST MOON (1956), and...

 
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...

 
Sherman (George) papers

The George Sherman papers span the years 1937-1992 and encompass 4.6 linear feet. The collection contains publicity for a handful of films directed by Sherman, clippings, some correspondence and fan mail, three scrapbooks, and photographs. The bulk of the subject...

 
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....

 
Simmonds (Robert) collection of photographs

The Robert Simmonds collection of photographs spans the years 1978-1985 and encompasses 4 linear feet. The collection consists of photographic prints, transparencies, and negatives of locations in the United States and Europe. These photographs were used for backgrounds and visual...

 
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...

 
Slaback (Clare) collection compiled by Kelly M. Younger

The Clare Slaback collection compiled by Kelly M. Younger spans the years 1942-1944 and encompasses 2.0 linear feet. The collection includes correspondence, diaries, photographs and other materials of Andrew C. (Clare) Slaback, during his service with the U.S. Army's First...

 
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...

 
Smith (Dick) drawings and photographs

The Dick Smith drawings and photographs span the years 1931-1955 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of drawings, photographs that document a dozen homes with interiors decorated by Smith, and a few letters from satisfied clients....

 
Smith (Frederick Y.) papers

The Fredrick Y. Smith papers span the years 1928-1974 and encompass approximately 4 linear feet. The collection consists of biographical material; writings by Smith; a few scripts and programs; clippings and photographs related to Fanchon and Marco stage shows; pamphlets...

 
Smith (Pete) papers

The Pete Smith papers span the years 1931-1974 (bulk 1931-1955) and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of scripts and/or narrations for some 260 short subject films produced by Smith between 1931 and 1955. There is also material...

 
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 Independent Motion Picture Producers v. United Detroit Theatres Corp. case proceedings

The Society of Independent Motion Picture Producers v. United Detroit Theatres Corp. case proceedings span the years 1930-1952 (bulk 1947-1952) and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The collection consists of legal documents (in the form of case proceedings), including the plaintiff's...

 
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...

 
Sony Pictures Entertainment collection

The Sony Pictures Entertainment collection spans the years circa 1930s-1950s and encompasses more than 7 linear feet. The collection includes MGM documents, set plans, lot maps, and drawings; "Hollywood Studio Club" memorabilia; a DeMille Studios transfer ledger book covering 1927...

 
Sorel (Peter) photographs

The Peter Sorel photographs span the years 1967-2007 and encompass 44.5 linear feet. The collection consists of motion picture production, television production, biography, and subject photographic prints, transparencies, and negatives. The accompanying papers span the years 1977-2002 (bulk 1980-1996) and...

 
SoRelle (Valerie) collection

The Valerie SoRelle collection spans the years 1927-1981 (bulk 1930-1960) and encompasses 8 linear feet. The collection consists of general subject files, files on Charles "Buddy" Rogers, scrapbooks with clippings of movie stars, photographs, and photograph albums on "Buddy" Rogers....

 
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...

 
Spangler (Larry G.) papers

The Larry G. Spangler papers span the years circa 1972-1976 and encompass 5 linear feet. The collection contains production material, including scripts, for a handful of films directed and/or produced by Spangler. There are biographical materials, a chronology maintained by...

 
Sperling (Milton) papers

The Milton Sperling papers span the years circa 1929-1985 and encompass 7 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, writings by Sperling, project files, correspondence, three scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
Spisak (Neil) papers

The Neil Spisak papers span the years 1979-2004 and encompasses approximately 6 linear feet. The collection includes scripts, and an assortment of schedules, set plans, wardobe continuities, and other production materials for FACE/OFF (1997), HEAT (1995), and a dozen other...

 
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,...

 
Stephenson (Esther) papers

The Esther Stephenson papers span the years 1958-1976 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of 15 bound volumes with Stephenson's annotated copies of the shooting scripts for 13 films. The scripts often include small reference photographs. The scripts...

 
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;...

 
Strickling (Howard) papers

The Howard Strickling papers span the years 1913-1972 and encompass approximately 3 linear feet. The most significant item is the ?.J. Mannix ledger,?so called because the name of MGM? long-serving general manager is embossed on the cover. This volume contains...

 
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...

 
Struss (Karl) photographs

The Karl Struss photographs span the years 1919-1930 and encompass approximately 4.3 linear feet. The collection consists of 175 vintage, black-and-white photographic prints of film scenes and portraits. Many of the prints are mounted and signed by Struss....

 
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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Taft Organization collection of scripts

The Taft Organization collection of scripts span the years circa 1975-1985 and encompass 3 linear feet. Largely comprised of material submitted to the Taft Organization to be considered for production, the collection includes scripts, story outlines, and correspondence, mainly in...

 
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,...

 
Taylor (Juliet) casting notebooks

The Juliet Taylor casting notebooks span the years 1993-2005 and encompass 2 linear feet. The notebooks contain casting materials for nine feature films cast by Taylor and directed by Nora Ephron, Mike Nichols, Alan Parker, Sydney Pollack, and others and...

 
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...

 
Theatre Vanguard records

The Theatre Vanguard records span the years 1971-1979 and encompass 4.5 linear feet. The collection contains organization files, maintained by administrator Douglas Edwards, on independent and experimental films screened at the theater, including correspondence, programs, press releases, clippings and reviews,...

 
Theisen (Earl) collection

The Earl Theisen collection spans the years 1773-1935 (bulk 1895-1934) and encompasses 4 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of correspondence and general material, including patents, relating to the early history of the cinema. Also, there are a small number...

 
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....

 
Toddy Pictures Company photographs

The Toddy Pictures Company photographs span the years 1930-1952 (bulk 1939-1947) and encompass 1.2 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of 8x10 photographs and negatives from 71 films produced and/or distributed by the company....

 
Truwe (John) papers

The John Truwe papers span the years 1922-1978 (bulk 1938-1977) and encompass 15 linear feet. There are makeup cards and a small number of schedules and cast lists from a few of the films on which Truwe worked. The film...

 
Tuchman (Mitch) interview transcripts

The Mitch Tuchman interview transcripts span the years circa 1971-1991 (bulk 1973-1984) and encompass 1.9 linear feet. The collection consists of more than 50 unedited typescripts for interviews conducted by Tuchman with film personalities, as well as research material compiled...

 
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....

 
Turpin (Ben) papers

The Ben Turpin papers span the years circa 1903-1951 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection contains clippings, fan mail, vaudeville sketches, three scrapbooks, and photographs....

 
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....

 
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation set reference photographs

The Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation set reference photographs span the years 1928-1942 (bulk 1928-1935) and encompass 5 linear feet. The series consists of 5,045 photographic prints, mostly in the 8x10 format, for 213 feature length and short films. The bulk...

 
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Underwood (Ron) papers

The Ron Underwood papers span the years 1989-1997 and encompass 1.5 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and storyboards for five films directed by Underwood, including CITY SLICKERS (1991) and MIGHTY JOE YOUNG (1998)....

 
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 Artists Corporation publicity department miscellany

The United Artists Corporation publicity department miscellany spans the years 1956-1969 and encompasses 2 linear feet. The collection contains publicity files for more than 100 films. The bulk of the material concerns film premieres and special screenings, with some pressbook...

 
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...

 
Universal Pictures Company trailer scripts

The Universal Pictures Company trailer scripts span the years 1939-1980 and encompass 6.6 linear feet. The collection is composed primarily of scripts for teaser trailers, regular trailers, television spots, radio spots, and featurettes, most of which were produced for the...

 
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Valentino (Rudolph) collection compiled by Emily Leider

The Rudolph Valentino collection compiled by Emily Leider spans the years 1919-2005 and encompasses approximately 7 linear feet. The collection consists of the author's research materials pertaining to her book, "Dark Lover: The Life and Death of Rudolph Valentino." There...

 
Valentino (Rudolph) material

The Rudolph Valentino material spans the years 1914-1926 and encompasses 5 linear feet. The collection consists of items purchased at the 1926 auction of the estate of Rudolph Valentino, along with the auction catalog. There are 49 leather-bound volumes of...

 
Van Riper (Kay) papers

The Kay Van Riper papers span the years 1924-1948 and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection concentrates on Van Riper's radio career, particularly the ENGLISH CORONETS series from 1935 to 1937. There is a considerable amount of unproduced play and...

 
Vernon (Harry M.) papers

The Harry M. Vernon papers span the years 1927-1940 and encompass 1.3 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of unproduced story material. There are several contracts and a small amount of correspondence, which is concerned solely with Vernon's business dealings,...

 
Victor (Kathrin) papers

The Kathrin Victor papers span the years 1943-2002 and encompass 2.3 linear feet. The collection contains clippings, fan letters, stage programs, and photographs....

 
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...

 
Wallace (Richard) papers

The Richard Wallace papers span the years 1912-1992 (bulk 1915-1951) and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of miscellaneous papers, including a single script for THE YOUNG IN HEART (1938), a small amount of correspondence, and drafts of writings...

 
Wallach (George) papers

The George Wallach papers span the years circa 1917-1988 (bulk 1920s-1950s) and encompass 2.4 linear feet. The collection consists of radio scripts, 1940s film manuals on basic motion picture technique, miscellaneous programs, and photographs. Of interest is extensive documentation on...

 
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....

 
Walls (Howard) collection

The Howard Walls collection spans the years 1851-1967 (bulk 1947-1953) and encompasses 2.1 linear feet. The material consists of Walls's working files during his tenure as the Academy's first film archivist. Much of the information deals with various topics regarding...

 
Wanamaker (Marc) collection of scripts

The Marc Wanamaker collection of scripts spans the years circa 1937-1955 and encompass 3 linear feet. There are more than 50 film scripts and a half dozen television scripts collected by the donor....

 
War Film Hearings collection

The War Film Hearings collection spans the year 1941 and encompasses 1.0 linear foot. The collection consists of newspaper and magazine clippings of the hearings. The collection includes many clippings not found in the Academy published volume, edited by Academy...

 
Warner Bros. continuity scripts

The Warner Bros. continuity scripts span the years 1929-1932 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection consists of dialogue continuity scripts, dialogue cutting continuity, and cast lists for 59 films from the early sound era, distributed by First National Pictures...

 
Wead (Frank "Spig") papers

The Frank ?pig?Wead papers span the years 1851-1994 (bulk 1929-1947) and encompass 5.1 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, clippings, and reviews for films written and collaborated on by Wead. There is information about Wead? naval career and family...

 
Webb (Clifton) material

The Clifton Webb materials span the years 1947-1966 and encompass 1.7 linear feet. The collection contains two undated typed manuscripts, with some annotations, and typed notes dating from 1949. The time periods covered include Webb's childhood, early stage career, and...

 
Webb (George C.) papers

The George C. Webb papers span the years circa 1950s-1970s and encompass approximately 2 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of eight production design drawings; storyboard reproductions related to several films, including THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE (1967); and an album assembled...

 
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...

 
West (Roland) papers

The Roland West papers span the years 1916-1933 (bulk 1929-1932) and encompass 2.0 linear feet. The collection is almost exclusively devoted to correspondence, together with check stubs, receipts, and bills. The majority of the correspondence is personal in nature and...

 
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....

 
Westheimer (Joseph and Katherine) collection of patents

The Joseph and Katherine Westheimer collection of patents span the years 1850-1975 (bulk 1901-1939) and encompass 2.5 linear feet. The collection contains United States, British, and miscellaneous foreign patents collected by Westheimer that relate to composite pictures, trick photography, and...

 
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,...

 
Widmark (Richard) papers

The Richard Widmark papers span the years 1947-1987 and encompass 6 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of annotated scripts for film and television, sometimes accompanied by shooting schedules or other production material....

 
Wilde (Arthur L.) papers

The Arthur L. Wilde papers span the years 1973-1994 (bulk 1980s) and encompass 3.0 linear feet. The collection is comprised of publicity campaign files for two dozen films and includes scripts, clippings, correspondence, press kits, and press releases. Also included...

 
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...

 
Williams (Whitney) papers

The Whitney Williams papers span the years 1924-1977 and encompass approximately 3 linear feet. The collection consists of correspondence, souvenir programs, and articles written by Williams from the "Los Angeles Times" and "Daily Variety."...

 
Wolsky (Albert) costume design drawings

The Albert Wolsky costume design drawings span the years 1977-2007 and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection consists of 83 pencil and watercolor drawings for 10 films, including ACROSS THE UNIVERSE (2007), ALL THAT JAZZ, BUGSY, GREASE (1978), SOPHIE'S CHOICE...

 
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....

 
Worsley (Wallace Jr.) papers

The Wallace Worsley Jr. papers span the years 1969-1990 and encompass 1.7 linear feet. The collection includes scripts, production reports, and budgets for more than a dozen films of the 1970s and 1980s....

 
Worsley (Wallace, Sr.) papers

The Wallace Worsley Sr. papers span the years 1898-1957 and encompass 7 linear feet. The collection includes clippings, contracts, correspondence, playbills, programs, a scrapbook, and photographs. Of interest is Worsley's shooting script for THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME (1923). Some...

 
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...

 
Wurtzel (Sol M.) papers

The Sol M. Wurtzel papers span the years circa 1917-1967 (bulk 1917-1941) and encompass 2.8 linear feet. The collection consists of correspondence with William Fox and others, miscellaneous papers, and photographs. There is correspondence with Joseph Schenck and Darryl F....

 
Wyckoff (Alvin) photographs

The Alvin Wyckoff photographs span the years 1909-1930 and encompass 1.3 linear feet. The collection consists of glass negatives, nitrate negatives, and prints of motion picture production, biography, and subject photographs....

 
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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Yorkin (Bud) papers

The Bud Yorkin papers span the year 1982-1986 (bulk 1985) and encompass 7.5 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, publicity files, photographs, and production material for TWICE IN A LIFETIME (1985)....

 
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Zastupnevich (Paul) costume design drawings

The Paul Zastupnevich costume design drawings span the years 1960-1979 and encompass 2.7 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of nearly forty signed costume design drawings as well as some production design drawings....

 
Zeitlin (David I.) papers

The David I. Zeitlin papers span the years 1955-1968 (bulk 1962-1966) and encompass 4.4 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of telexes of stories written by Zeitlin for "Life" magazine, as well as communications between Zeitlin and his editors. There...

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...