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Photograph of The Ten Commandments

 Collection — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 736
Scope and Contents

Contains a photograph of the Red Sea scene from Cecil B. DeMille's movie Ten Commandments. Dated 1955.

Dates: 1955

Photographs and negatives of King of kings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2228
Scope and Contents

Includes 905 nitrate negatives and 262 photographic prints of scene stills, publicity, and theater marquees for Cecil B. DeMille's motion picture, King of Kings (1927). Pierce acquired the collection at an unspecified time.

Dates: 1927

Photoplay Productions documentary research

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2995
Abstract

Videotapes and DVDs of interviews during the production of the documentaries Cecil B. DeMille: American Epicand I'm King Kong!.

Dates: 2000-2005

Screen Directors Guild minutes

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 5789
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.

Dates: 1950 October 22

Signed script for North West Mounted Police

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 8833
Abstract

Copy of script for North West Mounted Police (1940) signed by the director and top-billed cast members.

Dates: 1940

Ten Commandments costume continuity book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 5783
Scope and Contents

Black loose-leaf binder containing 149 8x10 inch black-and-white photographs of costume sketches for The Ten Commandments (1956). The sketches were done by Arnold Friberg, Edith Head, Dorothy Jeakins, John Jensen, and Ralph Jester. The binder was compiled by Head, who used it to check and maintain costume continuity for the production.

Dates: 1954-1956

Timeline Films videotapes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2144
Abstract Includes two videotape documentaries about Mary Pickford, one about Charles Buddy Rogers, and one about the formation of United Artists. Also includes interviews with Richard DeMille, Carol Eastman, Michael Kidd, and Evelyn Keyes, that were recorded during the research phase of the Timeline documentary, The DeMille Dynasty. There are also five Mary Pickford feature films that were restored...
Dates: approximately 1915-1997

Mark A. Vieira papers

 Collection — Carton: 1
Identifier: MSS 8945
Scope and Contents

Contains research consisting of photocopies of newspaper articles, telegrams, magazine articles, internet resources, film still copies, interview transcripts, book excerpts, and correspondence used in the writing of Vieira's book on Cecil B. DeMille's work. Includes approximately 300 pages of the untitled publisher's manuscript of CeCil B. DeMille: The Art of the Hollywood Epic. Dated approximately 2010-2015.

Dates: approximately 2010-2015

The world's greatest showman : the legend of Cecil B. DeMille

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2792
Scope and Contents

Typewritten screenplay for a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer television production. The item is the "first draft" of the screenplay. Also included are photographs of the actors in the production.

Dates: 1963

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  • Names: DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959 X

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