Screen Directors Guild minutes
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.
- 1950 October 22
- DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959 (Person)
- Mankiewicz, Joseph L. (Person)
- Screen Directors Guild (Organization)
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.
1 folder ; (0.2 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Photocopy provided by donor.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Cecilia DeMille Presley; 2007.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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.
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.