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Description
The Fred K. Myton papers span the years 1923-1931 and encompass less than one linear foot. The collection consists of a small number scripts, including three for the produced films THE ISLE OF LOST SHIPS (1929), KID GLOVES (1929), and TORMENT (1924). There is a small amount of correspondence, including two letters from Irving Thalberg and one from Darryl Zanuck.
Background
Fred K. Myton was an American screenwriter active from the mid-1910s to 1952. Over the course of nearly forty years he wrote scripts for more than 150 motion pictures.
Extent
1 linear feet of papers.
Restrictions
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.
Availability
Available by appointment only.