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   Robert Florey Manuscripts [circa 1950]-1959.

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Robert Florey Manuscripts; Rare Book and Manuscript Librar,. Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

Abstract

This collection consists of 47 scripts for television shows directed by Robert Florey.

At a Glance

Bib ID:4078767 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Florey, Robert, 1900-1979.
Title:Robert Florey Manuscripts [circa 1950]-1959.
Physical description:47 items (2 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in one series:

Alphabetical by title with series and writer's name given when known.

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Description

Scope and Content

Mimeograph or multilith copies of typewritten scripts with hand-written notations for such series as "Four Star Playhouse," "Schlitz Playhouse," "Alcoa-Goodyear Anthology," and "The Texan." There are also some scripts for Walt Disney Productions.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

      offsite requestMore information and link to off-site request form

This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions in Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Robert Florey Manuscripts; Rare Book and Manuscript Librar,. Columbia University Library.

Selected Related Material-- Other Repositories

Robert Florey Papers, University of California at Los Angeles.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 06/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2012-06-22 xml document created by Judi Zupnick.

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

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CUL Collections:
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Scripts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Television producers and directors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
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CUL Collections:
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Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
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Drama.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Television and theater.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Television plays.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Television programs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Television--Production and direction.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Walt Disney Productions.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Movie and television director. Florey (1900-1979) was born in France and went to Hollywood in 1921. His two most famous movies were THE MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE and THE BEAST WITH FIVE FINGERS. In addition Florey directed hundreds of television shows in the 1950s of which this collection contains a selection.

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