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Motion picture producers and directors -- United States.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Clarence Brown Condolences

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1625
Abstract

This collection contains condolence letters and cards sent to Marian Spies Brown after the death of her husband, Clarence Brown, in 1987.

Dates: 1987

Clarence Brown Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2010
Abstract MS.2010 is comprised of Clarence Brown’s personal papers (1893-1987), Marian Brown’s personal papers (1908-1993), materials about Clarence Brown’s film career (1927-1988), the Browns’ affiliation with the University of Tennessee (1947-1991), as well as materials from their personal life including travel (1923-1984) and relationships with family and friends (1898-1991). Also available are a small section of AV materials (1908-1993) and information about the Browns’ philanthropic donations...
Dates: circa 1892-1993 May 10

Clarence Brown Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0702
Abstract

This collection houses scripts, movie stills, photographs, awards, scrapbooks, and other materials documenting the life and work of motion picture director Clarence Brown. Of particular interest are the scripts and photographs showing the numerous films that Brown directed during his career.

Dates: circa 1910s-1990s; Majority of material found within 1918-1952

Clarence Brown Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1023
Abstract

A 2004 addition to MS.0702, Clarence Brown Papers, this collection is comprised of personal photographs (1913-1973), movie scrapbooks and memorabilia (1920-1950), and correspondence (1918-1950) that further document the life and career of Clarence Brown.

Dates: circa 1895-1973

"Hollywood Yin: Clarence Brown's Feminine Universe"

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0911
Abstract

In this paper, entitled "Hollywood Yin: Clarence Brown's Feminine Universe," Dr. Ski Hilenski discusses Clarence Brown's use of the camera to express the femininity of the main female characters in his films.

Dates: 1976

Samuel M. Raimi Brief Synopsis of "Book of the Dead"

 Collection
Identifier: MS-4004
Abstract

This collection contains a single typed manuscript that contains a brief synopsis from 1979 written by Samuel M. Raimi entitled, "Book of the Dead." This text would become the basis for his 1981 film, "The Evil Dead."

Dates: 1979