King Vidor papers

King Vidor papers

Dates: 1825-1970

Correspondence, movie scripts, real estate contracts, and movie set designs. The correspondence deals with personal and motion picture production matters. The collection includes eight scripts for movies made from 1925 to 1956.

  • Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Vidor, King, 1894-1982
  • Call Number: MSS 1732
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Arts & Communications Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from King Vidor papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1732; King Vidor papers; Arts and Communications Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1732, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; King Vidor; 1978.
Subject Terms
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Correspondence; Material Types; Motion picture producers and directors--United States--History; Motion pictures--United States--History; Performing Arts
Genre / Form
Contracts; Letters; Motion picture plays
Appraisal Information
Arts and Communications.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1732
Finding Aid Title
Vidor (King) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Register of Papers
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-09T04:32-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

American movie producer.



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Ben Harry
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