Ron LaBrecque collection

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ron LaBrecque collection
Date (inclusive): 1973-1988
Date (bulk): 1984-1987
Collection number: 193
Creator: LaBrecque, Ron
Extent: 3.7 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

Important Information for Users of the Collection


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Preferred Citation

Ron LaBrecque collection, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Ron LaBrecque, 1992


Ron LaBrecque is an American journalist.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Ron LaBrecque collection spans the years 1973-1988 (bulk 1984-1987) and encompasses 3.7 linear feet. The collection consists entirely of research material for his book "Special Effects" (1988), an account of the helicopter crash during the filming of TWILIGHT ZONE?HE MOVIE (1983) and the subsequent trial. The material consists almost entirely of photocopies.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Subject files.

Indexing Terms

LaBrecque, Ron--Archives.