Papers, 1968-1978.


Papers, 1968-1978.

Papers of a noteworthy motion picture producer-director, chiefly comprised of materials relating to films made for Universal Studios and the Mirisch Corporation. Also part of the papers are scripts, correspondence, and synopses for unproduced films; scripts and tape recordings for several television programs directed for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and various U.S. networks; general correspondence; and a documentary about Jewison as a filmmaker. The processed portion is summarized above and is described in the register. Additional accessions are described below.

14.4 c.f. (36 archives boxes),2 reels of microfilm (35mm),2 tape recordings,4 disc recordings, and2 films; plus0.2 c.f. of additions.

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Mirisch Corporation (corporateBody)

Walter M. Mirisch was born on Nov. 8, 1921 in NYC; attended CCNY; BA, Univ. of WI, 1942; graduated, Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, 1943, following his WWII service, Mirisch began producing films for Monogram Pictures; became executive producer at Allied Artists in 1951; formed an independent production company, Mirisch Company, in 1957 with his brother Marvin and half brother Harold; Mirisch Corporation's list of films includes 3 Best Picture Academy Award winners: The apart...

Meir, Golda, 1898-1978 (person)

Meir was born in Russia, emigrated to the U.S. and came to Milwaukee in 1906 with her family. Throughout her life, she was a dedicated Zionist. In Feb. 1969 she became Israel's fourth Prime Minister, at the age of 71. From the description of Papers, [undated]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014315 ...

Jewison, Norman, 1926-... (person)