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Calvin Clements papers, 1958-1966

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Clements, Calvin
Title
Calvin Clements papers
Dates
1958-1966 (inclusive)
Quantity
3.0 linear feet, (2 containers)
Collection Number
Ax 493
Summary
Calvin J. Clements (1915-1997) was a writer of television scripts, screenplays, and adventure stories. The collection includes television scripts and one screenplay.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Author was born in Jersey City, New Jersey (Febraury 14, 1915) and attended high school for one year. He was a fireboat pilot in the New York City Fire Department, retiring after 20 years. He wrote adventure stories and novels, television plays, and motion picture plays. Clements died on March 11, 1997.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The papers consist of television scripts for a variety of adventure, mystery and western programs, particularly Gunsmoke and The Rifleman. There is one screenplay, Fury at Firecreek, in several forms, including the novelized form by William R. Cox.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

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If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Calvin Clements Papers, Ax 493, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1
"The Old Pro." Carbon, second draft
August 5, 1961
1 1
"Phi Delta Kappa"
May 10, 1961

Bachelor Father: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 2
"The House at Smuggler's Cove"
March 21, 1961

The Brothers Brannagan: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box Folder
1 3
"The Annabelle Case." Production No. 4105

The Brothers January: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 4
"The Tinkle Case." Second draft, carbon
September 29, 1959

Convoy: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 5
"Night Rendezvouz."
September 15, 1964

Cimarron Strip: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 6
"The Lonely Ones." Revised final draft
October 26, 1967

Daniel Boone: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 7
"Not In Our Stars." Final draft
November 6, 1964

Desilu Playhouse: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 8
"Martin's Folly." First draft
December 8, 1958

The Detectives: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 9-11
"Little Girl Lost"
December 29, 1959
1 9-11
"Never the Twain" (Formerly "The Big Strike"). Revised
January 19, 1962
1 9-11
"Night Boat"
May 26, 1961
1 9-11
"The Other Cheek." Revised
February 20, 1960
1 9-11
"Pandora's Box." Revised
November 29, 1961
1 9-11
"Point of No Return." Revised
October 27, 1961
1 9-11
"Queen of Craven Point." Revised
September 11, 1961
1 9-11
"Secret Assignment." Carbon, revised draft
December 27, 1960
1 9-11
"The Squared Circle." Revised
August 14, 1961

Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box Folder
1 12
The Release." Production No. 3759

Dr. Kildare: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 13
"A Long View From a Beach Veranda"
February 13, 1964
1 13
"An Ungodly Act"
February 20, 1964
1 13
"Why Won't Anybody Listen To Me?"
December 26, 1963

G.E. Theater: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 14
"The Money Driver"
October 4, 1960

The Great Adventure: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 15-16
"Daniel Boone," Part I, "The Dark and Bloody Ground."
February 8, 1964
1 15-16
"Daniel Boone," Part II, "The Beige of Boonesborough."
February 8, 1964
1 15-16
"Rodger Young." Second draft
October 23, 1963
1 15-16
"Wild Bill Hickcock: The Legend and the Man"
September 24, 1963

The Greatest Show on Earth: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 17
"An Echo of Faded Velvet." Revised
July 18, 1963
1 17
"Beyond a Blue Hill Grows a Green Apple Tree." First draft
May 21, 1963

Gunsmoke: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 18-25
"Abelia." First draft
February 13, 1968
1 18-25
"The Cache." First draft. Story outline, carbon
February 18, 1969
1 18-25
"The Captain." Final draft
June 13, 1967
1 18-25
"Clayton Thaddeus Greenwood." Final draft
May 3, 1965
1 18-25
"Death Watch." Final draft
September 23, 1965
1 18-25
"Deputy Festus." Final draft
November 11, 1964
1 18-25
"The Freebooters." Final draft. Story outline, carbon
November 22, 1968
1 18-25
"Goldtown." Final draft
October 11, 1968
1 18-25
"The Hanging." Final draft
May 12, 1966
1 18-25
"Jackpot." Final draft
May 3, 1967
1 18-25
"Jonah Hutchison." Final draft. Production No. 7404
1 18-25
"Johnny Cross." Final draft
May 22, 1968
1 18-25
"Killer at Large." Final draft
November 12, 1965
1 18-25
"Kit." Final draft
November 21, 1967
1 18-25
"Lyle's Kid." Revised final draft
March 26, 1968
1 18-25
"Mail Drop." Final draft
September 6, 1966
1 18-25
"The Miracle Man." Second revised final draft
September 3, 1968
1 18-25
"The Misfits." First draft. Story outline, carbon
February 14, 1969
1 18-25
"The Newcomers." Final draft
September 8, 1966
1 18-25
"Newly." Revised final draft
June 5, 1967
1 18-25
"The Pariah." Final draft
February 17, 1965
1 18-25
"The Pretender." Final draft
September 17, 1965
1 18-25
"The Prisoner." Final draft
October 29, 1968
1 18-25
"The Prodigal." Final draft
February 6, 1967
2 1
"The Rebel." First draft
October 12, 1967
2 1
"Rogue." Parts 1 and 2. Final draft
March 31, 1967
2 2
"Sanctuary." Final draft
November 16, 1965
2 2
"Two Tall Men." (II).
February 13, 1965
2 2
"Uncle Finney." Final draft
June 11, 1968
2 2
"Whispering Tree." Revised final draft
March 24, 1966

Have Gun Will Travel: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box Folder
2 3
"Night the Town Died." Final draft. Production No. 155-105

Ichabod and Me: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 4
"Fire Fighters"
June 26, 1961

Laramie: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 5-6
"Duel At Parkison Town." (Formerly "Duel at Greasewood Flats"). Second draft, carbon
August 17, 1960
2 5-6
"Men In Shadows"
March 24, 1961

Laredo: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 7
"The Heroes of San Gill"
October 14, 1965
2 7
"Rendezvouz At Arillo"
May 10, 1965
2 7
"Road To San Remo"
June 15, 1966
2 7
"Scourge of San Rosa"
August 17, 1966
2 7
"The Treasure of Mount Presidio"
June 2, 1965

Law of the Plainsman: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 8
"Common Ground"
December 14, 1959
2 8
"The Hostiles"
September 8, 1959
2 8
"The Toll Road"
October 23, 1959

The Man from Blackhawk: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 9
"Station Six." Final draft
July 29, 1959

The Racer: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 10
"Trouble Shooter." Carbon, second draft
November 11, 1960

The Rifleman: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 11-13
"The Clarence Nibs Story"
August 23, 1960
2 11-13
"The Day A Town Slept"
January 24, 1962
2 11-13
"Day of Reckoning." Revised
February 5, 1962
2 11-13
"The Debt." Revised
January 5, 1962
2 11-13
"The Girl Who Couldn't Cry"
May 3, 1962
2 11-13
"The High Country"
October 6, 1961
2 11-13
"Incident At Line Shack Six"
October 2, 1962
2 11-13
"The Jealous Man"
January 16, 1962
2 11-13
"Long Gun From Tucson"
April 24, 1961
2 11-13
"The Long Trek." Second draft, carbon
July 11, 1960
2 11-13
"Lost Treasure of Canyon Town"
November 16, 1960
2 11-13
"Outlaw Shoes." (Formerly "Judgement at Dawn")
February 12, 1962
2 11-13
"Trail of Hate"
October 23, 1959
2 11-13
"Two Ounces of Tin"
November 28, 1961
2 11-13
"Woman From Hog Ridge"
February 23, 1960

The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box Folder
2 14
"Duel at Rock Creek Crossing." Carbon

True Story: Production scriptReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 15
"Cabin 19"
February 1959
2 15
"Hot Money"
June 1959
2 15
"Venture Into Night"
November 1958

The Virginian: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 16
"Run Quiet." Revised draft, carbon
July 26, 1963

Wagon Train: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2, Folder

Container(s) Description Dates
box folder
2
Box Folder
2 17-18
"Bend of the River: Thirty Pieces of Silver." Pilot
November 5, 1964
2 17-18
"The Bob Stuart Story." Revised
August 10,1964
2 17-18
"The Echo Pass Story"
May 22, 1964
2 17-18
"The Indian Girl Story"
December 9, 1964
2 17-18
"The John Gillman Story." Revised
April 20, 1964
2 17-18
"The Race Town Story." Revised
May 4, 1964

Wanted Dead or Alive: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 19
"The Administrator." Revised. Carbon
September 15, 1959

The Wild, Wild West: Production scriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 20
"The Night of the Brain." Final draft
November 10, 1966
2 20
The Night of the Steel Assassin." Revised final draft
November 22, 1965

Fury at Firecreek: Original ScreenplayReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2, Folder 21

Fury at Firecreek: Revised estimating scriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2, Folder 22

Fury at Firecreek: Story outlineReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2, Folder 23

Fury at Firecreek: Final scriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2, Folder 24

Fury at Firecreek: production schedules, etcReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2, Folder 25