Guide to the Papers of Arthur Hornblow, 1916 - 1952Manuscript MS-1205

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Guide to the Papers of Arthur Hornblow, 1916 - 1952

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Manuscript MS-1205

Collection Dates:

1916 - 1952

Size of Collection:

4 boxes (4.5 linear ft.)


Film producer Arthur Hornblow, Jr., was born in New York City in 1893. After attending Dartmouth College, New York Law School and admission to the Bar of New York, he served in the U.S. Army during World War I. After discharge, he began his career producing plays in New York, and then as a film producer in Hollywood. he died in 1976. The papers of Arthur Hornblow comprise film scripts, his N.Y. Bar certificate, and his translation of Edouard Bourdet's La Prisonniere (The Captive).

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