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

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Murray Garrett photographs
    Date (inclusive): 1940s-1970s
    Collection number: 1383
    Creator: Garrett, Murray
    Extent: 11.3 linear feet of photographs.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection


    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

    Murray Garrett photographs, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Murray Garrett, 2007


    Murray Garrett is a Hollywood press photographer. He got his start in New York in 1941 and relocated to Hollywood in 1946. His work has appeared in numerous magazines including "Time" and "Life".

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Murray Garrett photographs span the 1940s-1970s and encompass 11.3 linear feet. The collection consists of 11,587 prints and negatives of subject photographs. These include images from motion picture, television, and radio productions and premieres and other Hollywood industry events.


    Arranged in the following series: 1. Subject photographs

    Indexing Terms

    Garrett, Murray--Archives.