James Ivory papers circa 1960-2005


James Ivory papers, circa 1960-2005

James Ivory papers circa 1960-2005

James Francis Ivory (1928-) is an American director best known for the films he made as part of Merchant Ivory Productions, the production company he formed with his longtime collaborators producer Ismail Merchant and screenwriter Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. The James Ivory Papers comprise his personal and professional papers, and include material relating to Ivory's feature films, television programs and commercials, Merchant Ivory Productions materials (including papers of Ismail Merchant and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala), and Ivory's published and unpublished writings, including literary and artistic work done while Ivory was a college student at the University of Oregon. The collection includes correspondence, screenplays, treatments, storyboards, production notes, promotional material, legal and financial notes, articles, reviews, sketchbooks, notebooks and photographs.

97.5 linear feet, 79 containers


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Ivory, James

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James Ivory was born in Berkeley, California on June 7, 1928. Edward Ivory, his father, had grown up in New York state where he attended Syracuse University and graduated in forestry. As an ROTC graduate he served as an officer in France during World War I and after the war was employed in Thomas Edison's experimental laboratory in New Jersey at East Orange. In 1921 he married Hallie DeLoney, descended from an old Louisiana family. Later they moved to Berkeley, California where he w...

Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927-2013

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Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, screenwriter. From the description of The golden bowl: screenplay, 1998 July 29. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122570426 ...

Merchant Ivory productions

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Merchant, Ismail

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