The David Niven papers span the years 1841-1985 (bulk 1952-1983) and encompass 10 linear feet. The
papers consist of scripts, correspondence, books, pamphlets, awards, memorabilia, family history
documents, manuscript material for books written by Niven, and photographs. The photograph series
consists of 5,576 items, including black-and-white and color prints, negatives, and transparencies.
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