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Richard Kaplan papers, 1905-2006

Kaplan, Richard, 1925-

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Videos, Slides, Films; Photos, Drawings, Prints; Sound Recordings
  • Physical Details
    • 53.6 c.f
    • 95 tape recordings
    • 31 videorecordings
    • 60 cans of film
    • 45 film reels (16 mm)
    • 70 photographs
    • 12 negatives strips
    • 26 negatives, and
    • 12 transparencies
  • OCLC ocn642318568, ocn642318567
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Summary

  • Papers of Richard Kaplan (1925-), a filmmaker/producer of documentary and feature films. Included are production and distribution files consisting of research notes, grant information, scripts, work logs, transcripts, reviews, publicity materials, tape recordings, videotapes, and film (including sound tracks), documenting his work on films such as the documentaries A Look at Liv and King: Montgomery to Memphis; television projects, including They Came for Good, on the history of Jews in the United States; and feature films, including projects on Varian Fry, an American journalist involved in the Emergency Rescue Committee (later known as the International Rescue Committee), which assisted refugees during World War II.