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Motion pictures -- Production and direction

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Merian C. Cooper papers on motion pictures, undated

 Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 8
Scope and Contents note Contains awards, correspondence, story proposals, photographs, art, and other material related to Cooper's career in the film industry during the beginning in the 1930s, but primarily in the 1950s and 1960s. These files also contain similar materials on the careers of Cooper's wife, Dorothy Jordan, and special effects technician Willis O'Brien.
Dates: Other: undated

Willis O'Brien papers, undated

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 8 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, story treatments, sketches, and photographs by or about O'Brien. Documents relate to Cooper's projects and were gathered by him. Materials date from between the 1940s and 1968.
Dates: Other: undated

Willis O'Brien story treatments and ideas, undated

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 8 Sub-Series 3 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Subseries contains story treatments and sketches for film projects prepared by O'Brien.
Dates: Other: undated