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At a Glance
This collection is arranged in one series.
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.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Restrictions on Access
You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.
This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.
This collection has no restrictions.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Robert Florey manuscripts; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
Related Archival Materials
Robert Florey Papers, University of California at Los Angeles.
Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact email@example.com for more information.
Type of reproduction--Mimeograph or multilith copies
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Florey, Mrs. Robert. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1982. Accession number--M-82.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89.
2012-06-22 xml document created by Judi Zupnick.
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
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.