Roman Freulich papers
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014
Title: Roman Freulich papers
Date (inclusive): 1927-1974
Date (bulk): 1940s-1970s
Collection number: 352
Creator: Freulich, Roman
Extent: 1.2 linear feet of papers. 2 linear feet of photographs.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
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Roman Freulich papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Gift of Judith and Allan Caditz; and Joan and Norman Abramson, 1993-1994
Roman Freulich was a Polish-born photographer. At age 14 he emigrated to the United States. In the mid- 1920s after Freulich moved to Hollywood, he became a still photographer at Universal. He remained at Universal until 1944 when he was offered a position at Republic Studios as head of its still department. In the late 1950s, after Republic ceased production, Freulich freelanced, mostly for United Artists, until the mid-1960s. In 1941, 1942, 1944, and 1947 he won awards at the Hollywood Studio Still Photography Show, sponsored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
The Roman Freulich papers span the years 1927-1974 (bulk 1940s-1970s) and encompass 2.2 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, clippings, publicity materials, book reviews, manuscripts, photography periodicals, and a scrapbook. The photograph series consists of 558 vintage black-and-white prints, black-and-white negatives, and color transparencies.
Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.
Freulich, Roman , 1898-1974--Archives.