This collection is primarily comprised of press
clippings, publications, correspondence, and other material pertaining to
The X-Files television program, motion pictures, and
official fan club. Includes action figures of characters Fox Mulder and Dana Scully,
The X-Files logo, and newsletters from
The X-Files Official Fan Club. Also represented in
the collection are press clippings, publications, and other material regarding the
series' actors Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny. Includes newsletters from the
Official Gillian Anderson Web Site and press
clippings of interviews with David Duchovny.
The X-Files television program created by Chris Carter
aired on the Fox Television Network from September 10, 1993 to May 19, 2002. The
series followed FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully as they investigated unsolved
cases involving paranormal phenomena that became marginalized and referred to as
"x-files." The success of the television program led to two motion pictures, the
1998 The X-Files: Fight the Future and the 2008 The X-Files: I Want to Believe, the latter playing on the
famous series slogan coined by Fox Mulder. The program's end in 2002 made it, at the
time, the longest running science fiction series in United States television
4.23 linear feet
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