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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Guido Orlando papers
    Date (inclusive): 1928-1983
    Date (bulk): 1948-1962
    Collection number: 270
    Creator: Orlando, Guido
    Extent: 13.3 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

    Guido Orlando papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Bequest of the Guido Orlando estate, 1990


    Guido Orlando was an Italian-born press agent and publicist who came to the United States with his family in 1917. He was most active in Hollywood from the 1930s to 1960s.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Guido Orlando papers span the years 1928-1983 (bulk 1948-1962) and encompass approximately 13.3 linear feet. The collection consists of clippings, correspondence, autobiographical manuscripts, photographs, and three scripts. There are also eight scrapbooks and one oversize photograph album.


    Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

    Indexing Terms

    Orlando, Guido , 1906-1988--Archives.