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Gay and Lesbian Television Scripts and Transcripts collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2008-001

Scope and Content

This collection consists of scripts and transcripts of episodes of broadcast and cable network television series, specials, and made-for-television movies, most with a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender theme. The bulk of the collection contains scripts from the series, Brothers (1984-1989) and Ellen (1994-1998).

Dates

  • 1965-2001
  • Majority of material found within 1986 - 1997

Creator

Access

The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries 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.

Extent

2.8 Linear Feet ([7 archives cartons])

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Scripts and transcripts of broadcast and cable network television programs, specials, and made-for-television movies, most with a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender theme. The bulk of the collection contains scripts from the series Brothers (1984-1989) and Ellen (1994-1998).

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in the following series:

Acquisition Information

This collection was assembled from scripts removed from various collections acquired by ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives and its predecessors prior to 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Michael C. Oliveira, with assistance from Jim D. Deaton and Sócrates Silva, December 2007-January 2008.

Additional scripts and transcripts were added to the collection in 2012.

Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Title
Inventory of the gay and lesbian television scripts and transcripts collection
Status
Completed
Author
Michael C. Oliveira
Date
© 2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Inventory written in: English
Sponsor
Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Repository Details

Part of the ONE Archives at the USC Libraries, University of Southern California Repository

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