Howard Hawks photographs

Howard Hawks photographs

Dates: approximately 1930-1969

Contains Howard Hawks's personal and family photographs from the 1930s to the 1960s.

  • Extent: 1 transparency. -- 66 photographs
  • Creator: Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977 -- Colorado--History
  • Call Number: MSS P 27
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Howard Hawks photographs 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 P 27; Howard Hawks photographs; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 27, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Howard Hawks; 1977.
Separated Material
Movie stills were transferred to the Movie stills collection (MSS P 768).
Related Material
See Howard Hawks papers (MSS 1404).
Subject Terms
Hawk family--Photographs; Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977; Actors--Photographs; California--Photographs; Images; Material Types
Genre / Form
Photographs; Transparencies
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Finding Aid Title
Hawks (Howard) photographs
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-10-07T15:28-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Howard Hawks (1896-1977) was an American film producer and director.

Howard Winchester Hawks was born in Goshen, Indiana, on May 30, 1896. He made his career in Hollywood, working in the film industry as a screenwriter, editor, director, and producer. In 1974 he was awarded an honorary Academy Award of merit. Hawks died in Palm Springs, California, on December 26, 1977.

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