North, Edmund H., 1911-1990

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Edmund Hall North was born Mar. 12, 1911, in New York City; attended Stanford Univ. (1928-30); became a free-lance screenwriter in 1934, when he won the Screen Writers Guild Award for, "One night of love;" served as president of the screen branch of the Writers Guild of America, West (1956-57); won Screen Writers Guild Award and Academy Award for best story and screenplay for "Patton" in 1970; he died on Aug. 18, 1990 in Santa Monica, CA.

From the description of Papers, 1934-1968. (University of California, Los Angeles). WorldCat record id: 40721148

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Edmund Hall North was born March 12, 1911, in New York City; attended Stanford University (1928-30); became a free-lance screenwriter in 1934, when he won the Screen Writers Guild Award for, “One night of love”; served as president of the screen branch of the Writers Guild of America, West (1956-57); won Screen Writers Guild Award and Academy Award for best story and screenplay for “Patton” in 1970; he died on August 18, 1990 in Santa Monica, California.

From the guide to the Edmund H. North Papers, 1934-1968, (University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.)

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referencedIn Holley, Harry Hall. Summer snaps : photograph album, 1901-1902. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Coppola, Francis Ford, 1939-. "Patton" (Blood and guts) : screenplay / by Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H. North. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Edmund H. North Papers, 1934-1968 University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
referencedIn North, Jedediah. Account and letterbooks, 1814-1868. Winterthur Library
creatorOf North, Edmund H., 1911-1990. Papers, 1934-1968. University of California, Los Angeles
creatorOf Coppola, Francis Ford, 1939-. Patton : typescript, 1969 Feb. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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associatedWith Coppola, Francis Ford, 1939- person
associatedWith Holley, Harry Hall. person
associatedWith North, Jedediah. person
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California--Los Angeles
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Screenwriters--Archival resources
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Screenwriters--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
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Birth 1911-03-12

Death 1990-08-28

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