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Brosnan, Peter


Biographical History

Peter Brosnan (b. 1952) is a writer and director.

Peter Brosnan was born July 6, 1952. He studied at the film school at New York University. He is known for his most recent documentary, The Lost City of Cecil B. Demille, as well as Perfect Target and Hit List.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Peter Brosnan papers

Identifier: MSS 5905
Scope and Contents

Papers, VHS videotapes, DVD about motion picture filming at the Guadalupe Dunes, CA, with an emphasis on Cecil B. DeMille's 1923 version of The Ten Commandments and Brosnan's excavation of some of its original sets. Papers on Brosnan's excavation and the Lost City documentary. Dated 1923-2014.

Dates: 1923-2014

Notes, approximately 1923-1956

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 1 Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents

Contains miscellaneous papers and notes related to Ten Commandments films, filmed in the Guadalupe Dunes in California. Papers and notes collected by Peter Brosnan for his research on the Ten Commandments films. Dated approximately 1923-1956.

Dates: approximately 1923-1956

Notes, approximately 1983-2014

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 2 Sub-Series 6
Scope and Contents

Notes and papers related to Peter Brosnan's excavation of the Ten Commandments movie set in Guadalupe, California. Dated approximately 1983-2014.

Dates: approximately 1983-2014

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  • Subject: Research (Documents) X

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Archival Record 2
Collection 1
Lost city of Cecil B. DeMille (Motion picture) 2
Ten commandments (Motion picture : 1923) 2
Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes National Wildlife Refuge (Calif.) 1
Videocassettes 1