6 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Motion picture plays, American.

  1. Ruth Gordon papers, 1924-1969

    6,000 items ; 26 containers ; 10.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Actress and playwright. General correspondence, production material, business records, and other papers concerning Gordon's career in movies and the theater.

  2. Rowland V. Lee papers, 1907-1971

    1,200 items ; 22 containers plus 1 oversize ; 9.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Director, producer, actor, and dramatist. Scripts, scrapbooks, photographs, printed matter, and other papers relating to Lee's career in motion pictures as a silent film actor, director, and producer during the period 1917-1959.

  3. James M. Cain papers, 1901-2004

    32,000 items ; 103 containers ; 41.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author, journalist, and screenwriter. Correspondence, writings, legal and financial records, family papers, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Cain's work as a journalist and to his career as a novelist and Hollywood screenwriter.

  4. Maxwell Anderson papers, 1920-1989

    50 items ; 6 containers plus 1 oversize ; 3 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Playwright. Correspondence and scripts, including drafts and galleys deposited in the Library of Congress Copyright Office.

  5. Jules Feiffer papers, 1919-1995

    15,000 items ; 59 containers plus 3 oversize ; 25 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Cartoonist, playwright, author, and illustrator. Family correspondence, appointment calendars, awards and citations, financial records, newspaper clippings of articles about Feiffer, general correspondence, art publication file, and writings relating primarily to Feiffer's novels and stage and screenplays.

  6. Val Lewton papers, 1919-2007

    175 items ; 4 containers plus 4 oversize ; 6.4 linear feet ; 5 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Motion picture producer, screenwriter, and novelist. Correspondence, film scripts, scrapbooks, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Lewton's career as a publicity writer and as a story editor for David O. Selznick at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1928-1942); as scriptwriter and producer of Cat People and other horror films for RKO Radio Pictures (1942-1947); and as novelist, especially as author of No...