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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Users of the Collection
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Hunt Stromberg papers
    Date (inclusive): 1925-1969
    Collection number: 377
    Creator: Stromberg, Hunt
    Extent: 10 linear feet of papers.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection

    Access

    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.

    Preferred Citation

    Hunt Stromberg papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Rosie Silveira, 1996

    Biography

    Hunt Stromberg was an American producer active in film from 1921 to 1951. He began his film career as publicity director for the Goldwyn company in New York before relocating to Hollywood in 1919. Stromberg was at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer from the mid-1920s to early 1940s. He was an independent producer from the 1940s to 1951. His production of THE GREAT ZIEGFELD (1936) received an Academy Award for best picture.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Hunt Stromberg papers span the years 1925-1969 and encompass approximately 10 linear feet. The collection includes clippings, correspondence, contracts, payroll records, and scrapbooks

    Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

    Indexing Terms

    Stromberg, Hunt , 1894-1968--Archives.
    producers