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Television -- Archival resources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Frank C. Baxter papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0263

Lecture and research notes, administrative papers, flyers and publications on Dr. Baxter's work on television.

Dates: 1951 - 1975

John Brahm papers

Identifier: 2092

This collection contains photographs and production materials from movie, television, and theater projects of German director John Brahm (1893-1982), dating from the 1920s to the 1960s and chiefly for American projects.

Dates: 1920 - 1973

Jim Brown film and television press kit collection

Identifier: 2392

This collection contains more than 1800 press kits for American releases of movies and television shows, chiefly from the 1980s and 1990s, collected by NBC Today Show correspondent Jim Brown (1932-2017).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 2000

Cinema Library Clipping Files

Identifier: 1998

Collection consists of Name files, subject files, and production files of news clippings on subjects in motion pictures and television. Includes reviews and production information. Begun in-house during 1940s and enhanced through a number of donations.

Dates: 1940s

Luther Davis Collection

Identifier: 2021

Collection consists of Scripts and production material for the 1969 television production of Arsenic and Old Lace by writer Luther Davis.

Dates: 1969

Robert F. Jani papers

 Collection — Box 1-278
Identifier: 0291

The personal and business archives of Mr. Jani, Creator, Director and Executive Producer of musical spectaculars, television productions, pageants and extravaganzas, celebrations, international events, parades, arena shows and sports events, world premieres and openings, pyrotechnic shows, expositions and, most recently, theme parks. Mr. Jani (USC '56) was a founder of USC Songfest and principal of Robert F. Jani Productions, Inc.

Dates: 0000

Johnny Carson Tonight Show script collection

Identifier: 2630

The collection consists primarily of television scripts from the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. The remainder of the collection consists of other forms of script-related material including: correspondence, clippings, treatments, photographs, as well as scripts that were never performed. Containing material from 1966-1992, the collection spans all but the first four years of Carson's tenure as host of the Tonight Show.

Dates: 1966 - 1992

Ernie Kovacs collection

Identifier: 2193

This collection primarily contains scripts, rundowns, and notes from the career of Ernie Kovacs, circa 1951-1961. The collection also contains small amounts of other production material including treatments, prop lists, guest lists, cue sheets, lyric sheets, and other related items.

Dates: 1951 - 1961

Stan Margulies Collection

Identifier: 2424

The Stan Margulies Collection consists of the papers of Stan Margulies. Margulies was a producer of made-for-TV movies and miniseries, including the ratings hits Roots and The Thorn Birds.

Dates: 1936 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1977 - 2001