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Motion picture archive

Identifier: 1500-030

Scope and Contents

Advertising and promotional material for a variety of film genres including western and musicals; MGM & Universal Studios Story Department memos and synopses; production archive for "Ocean's Eleven"; performer promotional head shots.


  • Creation: 20th century


These materials are in multiple languages, primarily English.


This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.


1 Linear Feet

Physical Location

Collection is mostly shelved on the 3rd floor, although larger sized items are housed in map case 5.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Artificial collection from a variety of sources.

Related Materials

There are a number of related collectios in our holdings. These can be searched below through the link for Record Groups: TU - MPA. Motion Picture Archive. Original film scripts and screenplays that are not attached to specific collections (e.g. The Naked Spur Archive) have been cataloged in the general library catalog. See links under External Documents below.

Motion picture archive
Milissa Burkart
2015 October
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Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 USA
(918) 631-2496