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

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Bert Reisfeld papers
    Date (inclusive): 1931-1990
    Collection number: 330
    Creator: Reisfeld, Bert
    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

    Bert Reisfeld papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Bequest of the Bert Reisfeld estate, 1993


    Bert Reisfeld was an Austrian-born songwriter and journalist. His first career was as a composer occasionally, though not primarily, for films. Later, as a journalist he wrote for German language publications and was a member of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Bert Reisfeld papers span the years 1931-1990 and encompass approximately 15 linear feet. There are miscellaneous papers, including writings by Reisfeld, clippings, and legal documents; sheet music; tape recordings; disc recordings; and photographs.


    Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

    Indexing Terms

    Reisfeld, Bert , 1906-1991--Archives.