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Finding Aid for the Bud Yorkin Productions Records, 1977-1979
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Organization
  • Scope and Content
  • Access Points

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Bud Yorkin Productions Records,
    Date (inclusive): 1977-1979
    Collection number: 127
    Origination: Yorkin, Bud
    Extent: 74 boxes
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Shelf location: Held at SRLF. Please contact the Performing Arts Special Collections for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

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

    Restrictions on Use

    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.

    Preferred Citation

    Bud Yorkin Productions Records, 1977-1979. (Collection 127). Arts Library Special Collections, Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.


    Alan Bud Yorkin was born in Washington, PA, Feb. 22, 1926; BS, Carnegie Mellon Univ., graduate work at Columbia Univ., English Literature; began his career in television at NBC (1950) and went on to produce and direct a variety of shows including "All In The Family," "Sanford And Son," and "Carter Country"; co-founded Tandem Productions with Norman Lear (1959) and later went on to form Bud Yorkin Productions (1974); he is the recipient of numerous awards including six Emmys.


    Arranged in the following series:
    1. 13 Queens Boulevard
    2. Carter Country
    3. Coast To Coast
    4. Sanford Arms
    5. Unidentified
    6. What's Happening

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of scripts, photographs and production materials such as script files, correspondence, publicity, music cue sheets, memos, and contracts related to Bud Yorkin Productions, Inc. Also includes material from Toy Productions and from the unproduced series, "Five Women."

    Access Points

    Bud Yorkin Productions--Archives
    Bud Yorkin Productions--Archives