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Scott Eyman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6755

Scope and Contents

Collection contains research materials, notes, and drafts gathered and created by Scott Eyman during his career as a film critic, historian, and biographer of noted film personalities. Dated 1979-2014.


  • 1979-2014


Conditions Governing Access

Access restricted until 2017. Permission to use the materials must be obtained from the 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 the Scott Eyman papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Scott Eyman (1951- ) is a Florida-based film critic and historian, writing on such subjects as Cecil B. DeMille, Louis B. Mayer, John Ford, and Mary Pickford.


17 cartons (17 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Research materials gathered by Scott Eyman. Notes and drafts created by Scott Eyman for his books. Materials donated to the repository by Scott Eyman in installments between 2010 and 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Scott Eyman; 2010. Donated; Scott Eyman; 2014.


Arts and Communications.

Processing Information

Processed; John N. Gillespie; 2013.

Processed; James D'Arc; 2014.

Register of Scott Eyman papers
John N. Gillespie
2013 March 19
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