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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Users of the Collection
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Bud Barsky papers
    Date (inclusive): 1918-1940
    Collection number: 25
    Creator: Barsky, Bud
    Extent: 13 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

    Bud Barsky papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Mrs. Estelle Barsky and Nadine Barsky Moroto, 1985-1986


    Irving J. "Bud" Barsky was a producer, director, executive, and screenwriter. Born in Odessa, Ukraine, Barsky was active in Hollywood as an independent producer in the 1920s and 1930s.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    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.


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

    Indexing Terms

    Barsky, Bud , 1891-1967--Archives.