Don McGuire papers

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Don McGuire papers
Date (inclusive): circa 1950s-1960s
Collection number: 461
Creator: McGuire, Don
Extent: 6 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Don McGuire papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Bequest of the Don McGuire estate, 2000


Don McGuire was an American screenwriter, director, and actor. He began his career in film as an actor in the mid-1940s and was active as a writer and director from the 1950s.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

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.


Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

Indexing Terms

McGuire, Don , 1919-1999--Archives.