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Charles K. Feldman collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8067

Scope and Contents

Contains papers relating to the production of the motion pictures The Big Sleep, The Bishop's Wife, Red River, and To Have and Have Not. Includes five Howard Hawks contracts, and a 1944 contract for Betty (Lauren) Bacall, as well as studio correspondence, including memo and telegrams from Jack L. Warner. Dated 1942-1945.


  • 1942-1945


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 the Charles K. Feldman collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Charles K. Feldman (1904-1968) was an American producer, former lawyer, and talent agent.


4 boxes ((2 linear ft.) )

1 oversize box ((1.66 linear ft.) )

Language of Materials


Custodial History

These items were collected by Charles K. Feldman in the course of his duties as a talent agent and film producer. The materials passed to Jeff Spielberg, a Hollywood memorabilia collector, who donated and sold them to Brigham Young University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Jeff Spielberg; 2012.


Arts & Communicatons.

Processing Information

Processed; James V. D'Arc, John N. Gillespie; 2012, 2013.

Register of Charles K. Feldman collection
John N. Gillespie
2013 April 11
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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