Mercey, Arch A.

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Arch A. Mercey (1906-1980) worked as a motion picture consultant to the U.S. government from 1936-1947. During World War II he was assistant to the chief of public relations for the U.S. Coast Guard and edited the book "Sea, Surf and Hell: The U.S. Coast Guard in World War II" in 1945. After 1947 he was an editor for Publishers Company, Inc.

From the description of Papers, 1936-1981. (University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center). WorldCat record id: 30136801

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Mercey, Arch A. Telegram : Washington DC, to Pare Lorentz, 1938 Mar. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Mercey, Arch A. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1931. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Lorentz, Pare. Telegram : New York, to A.A. Mercey, 1938 Mar. 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Mercey, Arch A. Papers, 1936-1981. Univerisity of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.
referencedIn Robert Frost additional papers, 1960-1963. Houghton Library
creatorOf Lorentz, Pare. Telegram : New York, to A.A. Mercey, 1938 Mar. 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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associatedWith Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 person
associatedWith Lorentz, Pare, person
associatedWith Scripps-Howard. corporateBody
associatedWith Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968. person
associatedWith United States. Coast Guard. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Subject
Motion pictures
World War, 1939-1945
Occupation
Motion picture consultants
Editors
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