Charles Marquis Warren papers, 1942-1972  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Warren, Charles Marquis, 1912-1990
Charles Marquis Warren papers
1942-1972 (inclusive)
5 linear feet, (5 containers)
Collection Number
Ax 714
Collection comprises the papers of American author Charles Marquis Warren, including professional correspondence, screenplays, television plays, and manuscripts of books and articles. In addition to screenplays by Warren, collection includes scripts by Sy Bartlett, Jonathan Latimer and Ranald MacDougall.
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Access Restrictions

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Historical NoteReturn to Top

Charles Marquis Warren was born in Baltimore, Maryland, in 1912 and educated at Baltimore City College. He was a writer, director, and producer of screenplays and television plays.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The papers include professional correspondence, screenplays, television plays, book and article manuscripts. In addition to the screenplays by Warren, the collection includes scripts by Sy Bartlett, Jonathan Latimer, and Ranald MacDougall.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Authors, American--20th century
  • Detective and mystery stories, American--Authorship
  • Pulp literature, American--Authorship
  • Western stories--Authorship

Personal Names

  • Bartlett, Sy, 1903-1978
  • Latimer, Jonathan, 1906-1983
  • MacDougall, Ranald
  • Warren, Charles Marquis, 1912-1990

Form or Genre Terms

  • Correspondence