Guido Orlando papers

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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

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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.