The naked spur 1953.


The naked spur 1953.

Collection of production material relating to the 1953 film The Naked Spur, written by Sam Rolfe and Harold Jack Bloom. The material includes 451 black and white stills, color film fragments and color negatives; a mimeograph typed script with autograph corrections; a list of the production crew, correspondence pertaining to censors and the Humane Association, production schedule, director's cutting notes, wardrobe and makeup notes with 43 reference photographs tipped in.

Photographs 494 black & white ; 6.7 x 6.7 cm. to 13.6 x 25.3 cm.Script 108 p.Miscellaneous 149 p.

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