Isidore Berne papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Isidore Berne papers
Date (inclusive): 1943-1975
Collection number: 197
Creator: Berne, Isidore R.
Extent: 1 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Isidore Berne papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Murray Weissman, 2002


Isidore (Izzy) R. Berne was a costume designer and wardrobe supervisor for film and television. He worked on many Columbia Pictures productions from the mid-1940s to mid-1960s.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Isidore Berne papers span the years 1943-1975 and encompass less than one linear foot. The collection consists almost entirely of some 80 cast and crew sheets from the productions on which Berne worked, as well as some miscellaneous material.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files; 2. Television files; 3. Subject files.

Indexing Terms

Berne, Isidore R. , 1915-1983--Archives.
costume designers