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Finding Aid to the Western Television Programs Script Collection MSA.35
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Scripts, Western television series, 1950-1982

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The 970 files of Western television series and mini-series include The Alaskans, The Barbary Coast, Bat Masterson, Best of the West, Bonanza, Bret Maverick, Bronco, Centennial, Cheyenne, Cimarron Strip, Cisco Kid, Colt. 45, Cowboy in Africa, The Cowboys, Custer, Death Valley Days, Dirty Sally, F Troop, Gunsmoke, Iron Horse, The High Chaparral, Klondike, Kung Fu, Laredo, Lawman, Little House on the Prairie, Little House: New Beginning, Lucky Luke, MacKenzie’s Raiders, McCloud, The New Land, The Quest, Range Rider, Rough Riders, Sara, Sierra, Sugarfoot, The Texas Wheelers, Tombstone Territory, Western Marshall, The Wild Wild West, More Wild Wild West, and Young Maverick. Folders include script drafts, notes, rewrites, and final versions. The folders for the mini-series Centennial also include one press kit.

Scripts, other Western television programs, 1950-1982

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Scripts in this series range from 1950-1982 and may be for series, mini-series, television movies, or other programming. Formats included in this series are scripts and synopses. The miscellaneous television scripts include titles from Alcoa/Goodyear, The Big Valley, Casey Jones, Favorite Story, Gene Autry T.V. Series, The Great Adventure, Here Come the Brides, Klondike, The Legend of Jesse James, The Lone Ranger, Mac Davis Show, Maverick, The New Maverick, No Man’s Land, The Rangers, Rio Grande, Roy Rogers T.V. Series, Sierra Madre, The Shadow Riders, Sky King, The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters, Northwest Passage, Temple Houston, and The Young Pioneers.