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Andy Devine collection of scripts and sound recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2080

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of radio, film, and television actor Andy Devine's (1905-1977) scripts for The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok from 1951-1957, as well as Devine's collection of vinyl LP records.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within circa 1950s-1972

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Rights Statement for Archival Description

Finding aid description and metadata are licensed under an Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Cinematic Arts Library at ctlibarc@usc.edu. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Cinematic Arts Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Biographical / Historical

Andy Devine (1905-1977) was an American actor for radio, film, and television. Devine has more than 200 acting credits to his name. He was often in B-movie Westerns but also had roles in feature films. He is known for playing Jingle in both the radio and television series "The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok." Devine also voiced Friar Tuck in Disney's "Robin Hood" (1973).

Extent

13.5 Linear Feet (12 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection consists of radio, film, and television actor Andy Devine's (1905-1977) scripts for "The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok" from 1951-1957, as well as Devine's collection of vinyl LP records.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Andy Devine, August 8, 1972.

Processing Information

This collection is unprocessed.

Title
Finding aid for the Andy Devine collection of scripts and sound recordings
Status
Unprocessed
Author
Marissa Chavez & Brandon Werts for History Associates Incorporated
Date
2022 January
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library Repository

Contact:
Doheny Memorial Library G4
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Los Angeles California 90089-0185 United States