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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Sheldon Schrager papers
    Date (inclusive): 1957-1996
    Date (bulk): 1978-1995
    Collection number: 1644
    Creator: Schrager, Sheldon
    Extent: 2.1 linear feet of papers. 35 artworks
    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

    Sheldon Schrager papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Sheldon Schrager and Aliza Gur Schrager, 2011


    Sheldon Schrager is an American film producer active from the mid-1950s through mid-1990s.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Sheldon Schrager papers span the years 1957-1996 (bulk 1978-1995) and encompass 2.1 linear feet of manuscripts and 35 artworks. The collection contains scripts, production material, storyboards, legal documents, photographs, production design drawings, and posters. Titles represented include THE DAY OF THE LOCUST (1975), USED CARS (1980), PAL JOEY (1957), SONG WITHOUT END (1960), and MY SISTER EILEEN (1955).


    Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files. 2. Graphic Arts, subseries A-B as follows: A. Production files ֠Produced; B. Subject files.

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