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Finding Aid for the Warren Duff scripts, 1951-1972
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Warren Duff scripts,
    Date (inclusive): 1951-1972
    Collection number: 229
    Creator: Duff, Warren, 1904-1973
    Extent: 7 boxes (3.25 linear ft.)
    Abstract: Warren Duff participated in multiple aspects of the entertainment industry including acting, producing and writing for both film and television. The collection consists of scripts related to the career of writer Warren Duff.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Warren Duff scripts (Collection 229). Performing Arts Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Biography

    There is currently very little biographical information available about Warren Duff. Born May 17, 1904 in San Francisco CA, Duff participated in multiple aspects of the entertainment industry including acting, producing and writing for both film and television. Perhaps best known for his work as a writer, Duff garnered an Edgar Allen Poe Award nomination for his film Chicago Deadline in 1950. Warren Duff died of cancer in in Los Angeles, CA on August 5, 1973.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of scripts related to the career of writer Warren Duff. The collection includes various versions of television and motion picture scripts. The bulk of the scripts are related to his television career and include writings for The FBI, Mannix, The Rogues, and others.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Correspondence
    2. Motion Picture Projects
    3. Television Projects
    4. Unidentified Projects

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Duff, Warren, -- 1904-1973 -- Archives.
    Television writers -- Archival resources.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    television scripts.
    Film scripts.