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Finding Aid for the Collection of Television Scripts for the Series Hennesey, 1959-1962
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of Television Scripts for the Series Hennesey,
    Date (inclusive): 1959-1962
    Collection number: 128
    Extent: 5 boxes (2.0 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: The television series Hennesey was a situational comedy that aired 1959-1962. The cast featured Jackie Cooper and Abbey Dalton. The collection consists of scripts and production information from the program
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Performing Arts Special Collections, UCLA. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Arts Special Collections Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Performing Arts Special Collections 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.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Collection of Television Scripts for the Series Hennesey (Collection 128). Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.


    Hennesey (1959 to 1962) was a situational comedy about a Navy medical officer stationed in San Diego. The show featured Jackie Cooper, Abbey Dalton, Roscoe Karns, James Komack, and Henry Kulky and was written and co-produced by Don McGuire and Jackie Cooper.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of television scripts for the series Hennesey (production numbers 1 through 96). Also includes some production information such as music cue sheets, story summaries, rating data, brief biographies and photographs of main characters, and promotional material.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Hennesey (Television program).
    Television producers and directors--Archival resources.
    Television writers--Archival resources.
    Television scripts.