Ian McLellan Hunter papers

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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

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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.