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Ronald Haver papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2109

Scope and Contents

The papers illustrate a life-long interest in motion pictures and include magazines, newspapers, and photographs that demonstrate the same. Included are advertisements, reviews, and related materials. There are books that were given to Haver over the years, as well as galleys for Haver's own book, "David O. Selznick's Hollywood." There are videotapes, both commercial and personally recorded, of numerous motion pictures, as well as excerpts, previews, serials, and daily rushes. There are also 35mm and 16mm motion picture films, many being from "Gone with the Wind" and "A Star is Born," two films in which Haver was highly interested.


  • 1927-1990


Conditions Governing Access

Access restricted. Permission to access gained from Supervisor of Reference Services.

Conditions Governing Use

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


13 cartons (13 linear ft.)

5 oversize boxes (8.3 linear ft.)

86 film boxes (25.88 linear ft.)

5 film reels (4 linear ft.) : 5 cans of 35 mm film that needs to be rehoused.

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Materials created or collected by Haver. Upon Haver's death, the materials passed to his sister, who donated them to BYU.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Paddy Calistro; 1999. Donated; Paddy Calistro; 2014.


Arts and Communications.

Register of Ronald Haver papers
Garrett Schroath
2011 October 5
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States