Open for research; material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.
Correspondence, play and film scripts, treatments of novels, adaptations, drafts, lists, photographs, diagrams, and working papers covering Daves' career in the motion picture industry in Hollywood (1930-1965). Correspondents include leading figures in the industry.
Consult archivist for information on copyright.
Gift of Delmer Daves, 1969, John Lea McDaniels, 1984, and the Associates of Stanford University Libraries, 1984.
Writer, director, and producer Warner Brothers (1943-1967). Director, writer, and producer Twentieth Century Fox (1949, 1954). Graduate of Stanford University (1927).
Finding aid available in Special Collections Reading Room and online.