MARC Bibliographic Record

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035    $9WIHVC500-A
035    $a341
035    $a(Whi)341-arcatdb
035    $a(EXLNZ-01UWI_NETWORK)9911124438402121
040    $aWHi$beng$eappm$cWHi
072 _7 $2NHPRC$aPA-Motion Picture Collections
072 _7 $2NHPRC$aPA-Theater Collections
072 _7 $aPA$2NHPRC
090    $bU.S. Mss 53AN
099    $aMicro 1015
100 1_ $aCaspary, Vera,$d1899-1987.
245 10 $aPapers,$f1929-1984.
300    $a12.0$fc.f. (29 archives boxes, 2 cartons, and 1 package) and
300    $a1$freel of microfilm (35mm); plus
300    $3additions of$a1.1$fc.f. and
300    $a2$freels of microfilm (35mm)
336    $aunspecified$bzzz$2rdacontent
337    $amicroform$bh$2rdamedia
338    $amicrofilm reel$bhd$2rdacarrier
520    $aPapers of a novelist, playwright, and writer of motion picture screenplays.$bMuch of the collection consists of progressive drafts of her novels "A Chosen Sparrow" (1964), "The Man Who Loved His Wife" (1966), and "The Rosecrest Cell" (1968). Motion picture files include scripts and revisions, story ideas sold to studios, clippings, printed matter, and photographs for such films as "Laura" (20th Century-Fox, 1944), "Les Girls" (MGM, 1957), and "Letter to Three Wives" (20th Century-Fox, 1948). Writing for other media is less well represented but there are two television pilots; several short stories; and drafts of "Geraniums in My Window" (1934), a play written with Samuel B. Ornitz; "The Husband" (1957); and "Wedding in Paris" (1954). Two boxes of correspondence contain exchanges with studio executives and literary agents and include some contracts.
520 8_ $bThe processed portion of this collection is summarized above, dates 1929-1981, and is described in the register. Additional accessions date 1928-1984 and are described below.
541    $3Collection$aCaspary, Vera$cGift
541    $eMCHC63-025
541    $eMCHC65-022
541    $eMCHC65-124
541    $eMCHC68-084
541    $eMCHC75-011
541    $eMCHC78-025
541    $eMCHC83-075
541    $eM88-059$3Additions, 1945-1984, including typed manuscripts of stories and screenplays, drafts, and handwritten notes, and diaries. The diaries have been microfilmed and they have been assigned call number Micro 1129. A contents list is with the accession sheet. Qty: 1.0 c.f. (1 record center carton) and 2 reels of microfilm (35mm)$aSklar, Daniel Judah
583    $aAccessioned-addition$b1.4 c.f.$c02/23/1988
583    $aMicrofilmed-unprocessed$b2 reels (35mm)$c03/01/1988
583    $aDeaccessioned-unprocessed$b0.4 c.f.$c03/01/1988
541    $eM88-169$3Correspondence consisting mainly of outgoing letters, 1928-1957. Qty: 0.1 c.f. (1 folder)$aCaspary, Vera, Estate, via Daniel Judah Sklar
583    $aAccessioned-addition$b0.1 c.f.$c05/25/1988
530    $3Portions of this collection are$aavailable only on microfilm.
555 0_ $aRegister to the processed portion.
561    $aPresented by Vera Caspary, Beverly Hills, California, 1963-1983.
600 10 $aOrnitz, Samuel,$d1890-1957.
630 24 $aA chosen sparrow.
630 04 $aGeraniums in my window.
630 04 $aLaura (Motion picture).
630 04 $aLes girls (Motion picture).
630 04 $aLetter to three wives (Motion picture).
630 44 $aThe husband.
630 44 $aThe man who loved his wife.
630 44 $aThe Rosecrest cell.
630 04 $aWedding in Paris.
650 _0 $aMotion picture plays$zUnited States.
650 _0 $aScreenwriters$zUnited States.
650 _0 $aTelevision plays$zUnited States.
650 _0 $aTheater$zUnited States.
650 _0 $aWomen in the motion picture industry.
650 _0 $aWomen in the theater.
655 _7 $aManuscript collection.$2local
655 _7 $aScripts.$2aat
655 _7 $aScrapbooks.$2aat
655 _7 $aDiaries.$2aat
655 _7 $aPhotographs.$2aat
655 _7 $aMicroforms.$2aat
690 _0 $aWCFTR-owned.$9LOCAL
697 20 $aMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer$xReleases.$9LOCAL
697 20 $aTwentieth-Century Fox Film Corporation$xReleases.$9LOCAL
856 42 $uhttp://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-us0053an$zFinding aid available online.
997    $aMARCIVE

MMS IDs

Document ID: 9911124438402121
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Network Physical IDs: 9911124438402121
mms_mad_ids: 993413402122