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Joe Higgins collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2351

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the scripts and schedules of American commercial, film, and television actor Joe Higgins (1925-1998). Higgins was best known for playing the roll of Nils Swenson in the television western "The Rifleman," as well as Jake Shakespeare in the legal television drama "Arrest and Trial."

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1960s-1980s

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

Joe Higgins (1925-1998) was an American commercial, film, and television actor. He was best known for playing the roll of Nils Swenson in the television western "The Rifleman," as well as Jake Shakespeare in the legal television drama "Arrest and Trial."

Extent

8.5 Linear Feet (6 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection consists of the scripts and schedules of American commercial, film, and television actor Joe Higgins (1925-1998).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, June 1990.

Processing Information

This collection is unprocessed.

Title
Finding aid for the Joe Higgins collection
Status
Unprocessed
Author
Marissa Chavez for History Associates Incorporated
Date
2022 April
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:
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Los Angeles California 90089-0185 United States