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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Ian McLellan Hunter papers
    Date (inclusive): 1939-1981
    Collection number: 344
    Creator: Hunter, Ian McLellan
    Extent: 15 linear feet of papers.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection


    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.

    Preferred Citation

    Ian McLellan Hunter papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Tim Hunter, 1994


    Ian McLellan Hunter was an American film and television writer. He won an Academy Award for co-writing the screenplay for ROMAN HOLIDAY (1953).

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

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


    Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files, subseries A-B as follows: A. Produced; B. Unproduced; 2. Television files; 3. Stage files; 4. Radio files; 5. Subject files

    Indexing Terms

    Hunter, Ian McLellan , 1915-1991--Archives.