Pete Clark papers

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Pete Clark papers
Date (inclusive): 1930-1972
Collection number: 469
Creator: Clark, Pete
Extent: 2 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Pete Clark papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Pete Clark, 2000


Pete Clark began his motion picture career at MGM in 1963. Over the years Clark became a motion picture special effects expert and was honored by the Academy with the John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation in 1998.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Pete Clark papers span the years 1930-1972 and encompass approximately 2 linear feet. The collection consists of AMPTP Research Center files, film catalogs, Motion Picture Research Council papers, and technical material.


Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

Indexing Terms

Clark, Pete , 1924-2003--Archives.