Frank P. Rosenberg papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Frank P. Rosenberg papers
Date (inclusive): 1938-1991
Date (bulk): 1950s
Collection number: 307
Creator: Rosenberg, Frank P.
Extent: 2.5 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Frank P. Rosenberg papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Frank P. Rosenberg, 1992


Frank P. Rosenberg was an American producer most active in film from 1939 to the 1960s. He began his career with Columbia Pictures in New York and worked his way to head of national publicity and advertising for the studio. He came to Hollywood in 1946 and soon formed an independent production company with Monty Schaff. Rosenberg went on to produce films at 20th Century-Fox and Warner Bros. He also worked in television from the 1950s to 1990s.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Frank P. Rosenberg papers span the years 1938-1991 (bulk 1950s) and encompass 2.5 linear feet. The collection includes bound scripts, with motion picture production photographs, for a dozen films produced by Rosenberg. For MADIGAN (1968) there are also clippings and reviews and some production material. In addition, there is a small amount of miscellaneous papers, including clippings and correspondence, and some books that were adapted to film.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files; 2. Subject files.

Indexing Terms

Rosenberg, Frank P. , 1913-2002--Archives.