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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Users of the Collection
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Marion Fairfax papers
    Date (inclusive): 1890-1967
    Date (bulk): 1910s-1920s
    Collection number: 86
    Creator: Fairfax, Marion
    Extent: 1 linear feet of papers.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection


    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.

    Preferred Citation

    Marion Fairfax papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of the Motion Picture and Television Fund, 1982


    Marion Fairfax was an American screenwriter active in Hollywood from 1915 to 1926. She was president of Marion Fairfax Productions. Fairfax married character actor Tully Marshall in 1899.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Marion Fairfax papers span the years 1890-1967 (bulk 1910s-1920s) and encompass 1.0 linear foot. The collection contains scripts, correspondence, clippings, miscellaneous manuscript material, a few contracts, and a photograph album. There is some material regarding her husband Tully Marshall.


    Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files; 2. Subject files

    Indexing Terms

    Fairfax, Marion , 1875-1970--Archives.