13 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Motion picture plays.

  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. Moral Re-armament records, 1812-1991

    228,400 items ; 565 containers plus 27 oversize ; 244 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Worldwide movement dedicated to spiritual and ethical reawakening. Correspondence, subject files, financial records, play and film scripts, radio and television broadcasting files, press releases, clippings, print and near-print material, scrapbooks, and other records documenting the policies, organization, programs, activities, and membership of Moral Re-armament. Includes papers of the...

  4. Truman Capote papers, 1947-1965

    70 items ; 8 containers ; 3.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and dramatist. Chiefly literary manuscripts, including notebooks, journals, drafts, and manuscripts of prose fiction, dramas and screenplays, and other writings.

  5. Groucho Marx papers, 1930-1967

    1,000 items ; 6 containers ; 2.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Humorist and actor. Correspondence, book typescripts, and film scripts relating to Marx’s life and acting career.

  6. Gatewood W. Dunston collection relating to William S. Hart, 1914-1955

    800 items ; 3 containers ; 1.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Correspondence, synopses of stories and movie scripts, publicity material, notes, and clippings relating chiefly to William Surrey Hart's career as a star of silent western films, Hart's lawsuit against United Artists, and the efforts of Hart's son to contest his father's will.

  7. Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov papers, 1918-1974

    7,000 items ; 22 containers plus 1 oversize ; 8.4 linear feet ; 13 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet, novelist, literary critic, lecturer, and translator. Correspondence and notes with holograph and typescript drafts, galley proofs, page proofs, and printed versions of biographies, book reviews, essays, interviews, memoirs, novellas, novels, plays, poems, short stories, and translations of works by others.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. Tom J. Geraghty papers, 1923-1965

    250 items ; 1 container plus 1 oversize ; .4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Journalist, motion picture producer, and screenwriter. Correspondence, notes, articles, scripts, printed matter, cartoons, and photographs relating to Geraghty's career as a screenwriter, producer, and journalist, his personal life, and his friendships with film personalities.