Finding aid for the William Drake scripts 2374
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Title: William Drake scripts
Creator: Drake, William A., 1899-1965
Identifier/Call Number: 2374
Physical Description: 2.25 Linear Feet 2 boxes
Date (bulk): 1930s
Abstract: This collection consists of scripts from American screenwriter William Drake (1899-1965) for films he wrote during the 1930s.
Language of Material: English.
This collection consists of scripts from American screenwriter William Drake (1899-1965) for films he wrote during the 1930s. Script titles include "Grand Hotel" (1932), "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" (1939), "The Three Musketeers" (1939), "Goldie Gets Along" (1933), and "Strange Justice" (1932).
William Drake (1899-1965) was an American screenwriter. His best-known work, "Grand Hotel" (1932), won an Academy Award for Best Picture. He also wrote "The Three Musketeers" (1939) and "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" (1939).
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Gift, February 2, 1960.
[Box/folder no. or item name], William Drake scripts, Collection no. 2374, Cinematic Arts Library, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
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Subjects and Indexing Terms
Screenwriters -- United States -- Archival resources
Drake, William A., 1899-1965 -- Archives