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Merian C. Cooper Enterprises

 Organization

Administrative History

Merian C. Cooper Enterprises was a entertainment company established by Cooper in 1957. It was dissolved following his death in 1974.

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Merian C. Cooper enterprises correspondence, 1955-1968

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9 Sub-Series A
Scope and Contents

Correspondence related to projects and other concerns of Merian C. Cooper Enterprises, dating from between 1955 and 1968.

Dates: Other: 1955-1968

Merian C. Cooper enterprises correspondence on Air Force Academy television series, 1955-1959

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9 Sub-Series C Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Subseries contains correspondence related to the development of a proposed television series on the Air Force Academy. Materials date from between 1955 and 1959.

Dates: Other: 1955-1959

Merian C. Cooper Enterprises land development records, 1958-1960, undated

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9 Sub-Series D
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence and research related to the land development activities of Merian C. Cooper Enterprises, dating from between 1958 and 1960.

Dates: Other: 1958-1960; Other: undated

Merian C. Cooper enterprises legal records, undated

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9 Sub-Series B
Scope and Contents

Contains stock certificates and a sound recording related to the legal foundations of Merian C. Cooper Enterprises.

Dates: Other: undated

Merian C. Cooper enterprises production on air force academy television series, undated, 1957-1958

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9 Sub-Series C Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents

Subseries contains schedules, memorandums, correspondence, and other material related to the production of a proposed television series on the Air Force Academy. Materials date from between 1957 and 1958.

Dates: Other: undated; Other: 1957-1958

Merian C. Cooper enterprises project records, 1955-1964

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9 Sub-Series C
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, research, scripts, and other material related to television program proposals developed by Merian C. Cooper Enterprises. Materials date from between 1955 and 1964.

Dates: Other: 1955-1964

Merian C. Cooper enterprises records, 1957-1968

 Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, legal files, story ideas, treatments, scripts, and research materials from Merian C. Cooper Enterprises. Includes extensive documentation regarding a proposed television series about the United States Air Force Academy. Materials date from 1957 to 1968.

Dates: Other: 1957-1968

Merian C. Cooper enterprises records for Mary Magdalen, 1958

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9 Sub-Series F Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Subseries contains correspondence and title information related to the unproduced story Mary Magdalen, dating from 1958.

Dates: Other: 1958

Merian C. Cooper enterprises records for moment of decision, 1958

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9 Sub-Series F Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Subseries contains correspondence and proposals related to the unproduced story Moment of Decision. Materials date from 1958.

Dates: Other: 1958

Merian C. Cooper enterprises records on Adam Longroad television series, 1958

 File — Box: 24, Folder: 31
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 9 Sub-Series C File 1
Scope and Contents

Subseries contains a script treatment and budget for the proposed television series, Adam Longroad. Materials date from 1958.

Dates: Other: 1958

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Subject
Motion picture industry -- United States 16
Letters 12
Television programs -- Production and direction 11
Research (Documents) 9
Motion pictures -- Production and direction 4