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Finding Aid for the Script and production research materials for Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet, 1881-1940
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The collection includes the script, photographs, and research materials gathered to support production of the 1940 Warner Bros. motion picture, Dr. Ehrlich's magic bullet, which focused on Paul Ehrlich's work to develop effective chemical cures for diphtheria and syphilis. A bound oversize album contains many illustrations to guide studio set designers, props, art and costume departments, etc. Articles, many of which have been excerpted and translated from the original German, include biographies, some of Ehrlich's publications, and commentaries on his syphilis treatment.
2 boxes (1.0 lin. ft.) 1 v. ; 34 cm.
Property rights to the physical objects belong to the UCLA Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library, History & Special Collections for the Sciences. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where the University of California Regents do not hold the copyright.
The collection is open for research.