Finding aid for the Jerry D. Lewis papers 2380

Marissa Chavez for History Associates Incorporated
USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library
2022 April
Doheny Memorial Library G4
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California 90089-0185

Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library
Title: Jerry D. Lewis papers
Creator: Lewis, Jerry D., 1912-1996
Identifier/Call Number: 2380
Identifier/Call Number: 675
Identifier/Call Number: /repositories/5/resources/1255
Physical Description: 38.771 Linear Feet 32 boxes
Date (bulk): 1950s-1980s
Abstract: This collection consists of the papers, photographs, and scrapbook of American screenwriter Jerry D. Lewis (1912-1996).
Language of Material: English .

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the papers, photographs, and scrapbook of American screenwriter Jerry D. Lewis (1912-1996). These papers include ephemera, clippings, and newspapers.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is currently unavailable for access because of its size and current level of processing. Contact the Cinematic Arts Library at for details.

Rights Statement for Archival Description

Finding aid description and metadata are licensed under an Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Cinematic Arts Library at Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Cinematic Arts Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of the estate of Jerry D. Lewis, August 7, 1996.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder no. or item name], Jerry D. Lewis papers, Collection no. 2380, Cinematic Arts Library, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

Processing Information

This collection is unprocessed. Some items in Box 30 may have water damage.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Printed ephemera
Clippings (information artifacts)
Screenwriters -- United States -- Archival resources
Television producers and directors -- Archival resources
Lewis, Jerry D., 1912-1996 -- Archives

Box 1, Box 2, Box 3, Box 4, Box 5, Box 6, Box 7, Box 8, Box 9, Box 10, Box 11, Box 12, Box 13, Box 14, Box 15, Box 16, Box 17, Box 18, Box 19, Box 20a, Box 21, Box 22, Box 23, Box 24, Box 25, Box 26, Box 27, Box 28, Box 29, Box 30, Box 31, Box 20b

Unprocessed materials /repositories/5/archival_objects/623636