Desi Arnaz Papers

collection

Desi Arnaz Papers

Campus:
San Diego State University
Library:
Library and Information Access
Subject(s):
Arnaz, Desi, 1917-1986 -- Archives ; Arnaz family -- Archives ; Ball, Lucille, 1911-1989 ; Chairman of the Board (Television program) ; Desi Arnaz Productions -- Archives ; Desilu Productions -- Archives ; Entertainers -- California, Southern -- Biography ; I love Lucy (Television program) ; Mothers-in-law (Television program) ; Television comedies ; Television programs -- Plots, themes, etc
Description:
The Desi Arnaz collection consists of Arnaz’s personal notes and materials for his autobiography, A Book, and production materials from both Desilu Productions and Desi Arnaz Productions, Inc. The Desilu Production items include films and related documents from 1951 to 1962. The bulk of the collection consists of materials from Desi Arnaz Productions Inc., from 1966 to 1974. This includes extensive production materials for the “The Mothers-In-Law,” a television show which aired from 1967 until 1969.
Dates covered:
1947-1976
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
13.00 linear feet
For more information:
Additional Information (Finding Aid Database)
Additional Information (the PAC)
Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, Desi Arnaz Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder. Permission for commercial use or non-scholarly research must be obtained from the executors of the of Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball estates, which are maintained through the partnership of Desilu too.