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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

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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.

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Series I: Scripts

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



Box 1 Backstage (Four Star Playhouse: John and Gwen Bagni)


Box 1 The Big Haul (Markham: Anthony Veiller)


Box 1 Blue Norther (The Texan: Paul Leslie Peil)


Box 1 The Case of the Panicky Man (On Trial: Don M. Mankiewicz, adaptation Larry Marcus)


Box 1 Change of Heart (Lock-Up 4B: Malvin Wald and Mortimer Braus)


Box 1 Client: Robinson (The Black Saddle: Frederic Louis Fox)


Box 1 The Cowboy (Four Star Playhouse)


Box 1 Dante's Inferno (Four Star Playhouse: screenplay Blake Edwards)


Box 1 Dara (Schlitz Playhouse: teleplay Gene Levitt)


Box 1 Decoy Duck (Alcoa-Goodyear Anthology: Robert Standish)


Box 1 Disappearance (Alcoa-Goodyear Anthology: Christopher Knopf)


Box 1 The Dishonest Posse (The Texan: Martin Berkely)


Box 1 The Doctor (Four Star Playhouse: John and Gwen Bagni)


Box 1 The Dumb Cowpoke (Schlitz Playhouse: Richard Wormser)


Box 1 The Fever (The Twilight Zone: Rod Serling)


Box 1 Heaven is a Cube (Four Star Playhouse: Lou Rusoff)


Box 1 I Will Not Die (General Electric Theatre: Gabrielle Upton and Larry Marcus)


Box 1 In the Dark (Alcoa-Goodyear Anthology: Bob Barbash)


Box 1 The Judgement (The Loretta Young Show: Otto Klement)


Box 1 Killer's Pride (Jane Wyman Theatre: Leslie McFarlane)


Box 1 The Ladies on My Couch (Four Star Playhouse: Milton Merlin)


Box 1 A Long Way From Texas (Four Star Playhouse: Dick Carr)


Box 1 The Man in the Box (Four Star Playhouse: John and Gwen Bagni)


Box 1 The Man in the Cellar (Four Star Playhouse: Marc Brandel)


Box 1 The Man Who Walked Out On Himself (Four Star Playhouse: Milton Merlin)



Box 2 The Night My Father Came Home (Letter to Loretta: Jeanne Melton)


Box 2 The Identity (Four Star Playhouse: John and Gwen Bagni)


Box 2 No Love Wasted (The Texan: Harry Kronman)


Box 2 Ordeal (Schlitz Playhouse: Miles Tolner)


Box 2 The Other Room (Four Star Playhouse: Marc Brandel)


Box 2 Shock (Shooting schedule)


Box 2 Sink or Swim (Adventures in Paradise: Richard Landau)


Box 2 Sundown at Bitter Creek (Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theatre: television story Carson A. Wiley)


Box 2 Terror in the Streets (Schlitz Playhouse: Robert Lowry)


Box 2 Thanksgiving in Beaver Run (Letter to Loretta: Audrey Lives and Robert Wright Campbell)


Box 2 Thirty Hours to Kill (The Texan: John R. Roberts)


Box 2 Top Secret (Schlitz Playhouse: Thomas W. Phipps)


Box 2 Touch and Go (Four Star Playhouse: Harold Swanton)


Box 2 The Trophy (Schlitz Playhouse: Ed Adamson and Murray Burnett)


Box 2 Vendetta in Venice (Markham: Jonathan Latimer)


Box 2 Vigil in Albany (Wire Service: Al C. Ward)


Walt Disney Productions -


Box 2 Story of Pluto


Box 2 Disneyland Show No. One


Box 2 Various productions


Box 2 Welcome Home (Four Star Playhouse: Blake Edwards)


Box 2 The White Flag (Alcoa-Goodyear Anthology: Frederic Brady and Ad Brown)


Box 2 Witness to Condemn (Schlitz Playhouse: Frank Ward)