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Finding Aid for the Martin Berkeley Collection of Television and Motion Picture Scripts, ca. 1940-ca. 1960
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Collection consists primarily of scripts and screenplays related to the career of writer, Martin Berkeley. Includes various versions of scripts written by Berkeley and by several of his collaborators including, Stanley Roberts and Clark E. Reynolds. Also includes a small portion of stage and radio scripts.
Berkeley was born in Brooklyn, NY, Aug. 21, 1904; he was co-author of the play, "Seen But Not Heard" (1936); worked for MGM (1940-45) and for 20th Century Fox (1945-50); his numerous credits include the films "The Big Caper" and "Dr. Gillespie's Prison Criminal Case," and the television series "Shot Gun Slade," "Wells Fargo," and "Tombstone Territory."
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 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.
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