Papers of David Swift, 1951-1965.


Papers of David Swift, 1951-1965.

The David Swift Productions Papers consist of: television scripts arranged by production number; motion picture treatments and screenplays arranged alphabetically; various television scripts by Swift arranged alphabetically; unproduced screenplays by Swift and others. Scripts for "Camp Runamuck" arranged by production number; scripts and miscellaneous for the motion picture "The Parent Trap"; still photographs of various locations, casts and crews and some publicity shots. Miscellaneous materials are locationally divided between archival boxes which contain publicity, reviews, notes and memoes, and four oversized drawers containing set designs, costume sketches, including two sketches by Edith Head, and blueprints of final set constructions.

8 linear ft., (12 boxes, 4 oversized drawers)


SNAC Resource ID: 7103147

University of Iowa Libraries

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Head, Edith (person)

Edith Head was a hollywood costume designer. From the description of Ten Commandments costume continuity book, 1954-4956. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367827687 According to the donor, the sketches are executed by various studio artists, following the design ideas of Edith Head, and approved by Head. From the description of Design illustrations for Western films [graphic]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81150916 ...

Swift, David, 1919-2001 (person)

Television and motion picture writer, director and producer. Swift created and produced the television series "Mr. Peepers" and wrote and directed the 1960 Walt Disney film "Pollyanna". From the description of Papers of David Swift, 1951-1965. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233100989 ...