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Screen Directors Guild minutes

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 5789

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of the minutes of the Screen Directors Guild meeting held on October 22, 1950. Discussion in the meeting focused on the guild's decision to institute a loyalty oath on its members, and the repercussions of that decision. Includes debate by guild president Joseph L. Mankiewicz and Cecil B. DeMille. Copy has been annotated and corrected by an unknown attendee.

Dates

  • 1950 October 22

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Screen Directors Guild minutes must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 folder ; (0.2 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Photocopy provided by donor.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Cecilia DeMille Presley; 2007.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

General

Administrative history The Screen Directors Guild was established in 1936 as a labor union to protect the interests of film directors in the United States. The organization was renamed the Directors Guild of America in 1960.
Title
Register of Screen Directors Guild minutes
Author
Rose Frank
Date
2011 June 20
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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