Philip and Amanda Dunne photographs

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Philip and Amanda Dunne photographs
Date (inclusive): 1910s-1980s
Collection number: 1414
Creator: Dunne, Philip Duff, Amanda
Extent: 2.5 linear feet of photographs.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Philip and Amanda Dunne photographs, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Jessica Dunne, Philippa Dunne and Miranda Dunne Parry, 2006


Philip Dunne (1908-1992) was born in New York. He was a writer, director, producer, and political speech writer who was twice nominated for his screenplays for HOW GREEN WAS MY VALLEY (1941) and DAVID AND BATHSHEBA (1951). Amanda Dunne (1914-2006) was born Amanda Duff in Fresno, California. She was an actress who married Philip Dunne in 1939.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Philip and Amanda Dunne photographs span the 1910s-1980s and encompass 2.5 linear feet. The collection consists of prints, negatives, and slides of biography and production photographs.


Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

Indexing Terms

Dunne, Philip , 1908-1992--Archives.
Dunne, Amanda--Archives.