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Robert Florey manuscripts, 1950-1959

Summary Information

Abstract

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

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0435
Bib ID 4078767 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Florey, Robert, 1900-1979
Title Robert Florey manuscripts, 1950-1959
Physical Description 2 boxes (2 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

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.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in one series.

Description

Summary

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

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.

Preferred Citation

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.

Reproduction Note

Type of reproduction--Mimeograph or multilith copies

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89.

Revision Description

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.

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

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Scripts (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Television producers and directors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Drama Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Television -- Production and direction Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Television and theater Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Television plays Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Television programs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Walt Disney Productions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

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.