Elias Davis television scripts
Scope and Contents
This collection includes scripts, episode treatments, pilots, and sketches written by American television writer and producer Elias Davis. Among the scripts present are episodes of the following television programs: M*A*S*H* (1980-1983), The Carol Burnette Show (1976-1977), and The New Dick van Dyke Show (1972-1974).
- 1968 - 1995
- Davis, Elias (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Elias Davis wrote for a variety of sitcoms and variety shows including M*A*S*H* (1972-1983), Hogan’s Heroes (1965-1971), The Carol Burnette Show (1967-1978), The New Dick van Dyke Show (1971-1974), and Fraiser (1993-2004).
Davis won the 1995 Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series for producing Fraiser.
21.375 Linear Feet (19 boxes)
Language of Materials
This collection includes the scripts and episode treatments of American television writer and producer Elias Davis.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, November 20, 1995.
Collection is unprocessed
- Finding aid for the Elias Davis television scripts
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- Sarah Jardini for History Associates Incorporated
- 2022 February
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