Bernard Schubert material

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Bernard Schubert material
Date (inclusive): 1894-1969
Date (bulk): 1930-1945
Collection number: 1723
Creator: Schubert, Bernard
Extent: 2.1 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Bernard Schubert material, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Karin Wholey, 2010


Bernard Schubert was an American screenwriter and playwright.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Bernard Schubert material spans the years 1894-1969 (bulk 1930-1945) and encompasses 2.1 linear feet. The collection includes the screenplays for JUNGLE WOMAN (1944) and THE MUMMY'S CURSE (1944) and about 40 other scripts for unproduced films, as well as playscripts for stage productions. Research notes and original sheet music for the play "Song of Love" are included, alongside correspondence leading to the play's adaptation into the 1947 film of the same title.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files, subseries A-B as follows: A. Produced; B. Unproduced; 2. Stage files; 3. Subject files.

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