Philip K. Scheuer papers

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Philip K. Scheuer papers
Date (inclusive): 1914-1968
Collection number: 385
Creator: Scheuer, Philip K.
Extent: 5.5 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Philip K. Scheuer papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Lucie K. Scheuer, 1996; additional material purchased by Library, 2013


Philip K. Scheuer was an American journalist who wrote about film for the "Los Angeles Times" from the 1920s until 1967.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Philip K. Scheuer papers span the years 1914-1968 and encompass approximately 5.5 linear feet. The collection consists of clippings, correspondence, notebooks, and childhood flipbooks.


Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

Indexing Terms

Scheuer, Philip K. , 1902-1985--Archives.