Edwin M. Adams Papers, 1962-2002
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Brief Description: Papers of Edwin M. Adams (1914-2008) (BA 1936, LLB 1939) contain scripts, screenplays, drafts of novels, poems, a memoir, audio recordings (1971), and correspondence (1974-75) with actors Paul Newman and Dean Jones, producer William Frye, and literary and film agents Lucianne Goldberg, Carrie Craig, Audrey Wood, and Katharine Brown concerning attempts to produce the screenplay "Orphans of the Heart" and publish a novel, "The Crack"; the material in the scripts, novels, and poems are drawn from his experience in the U.S. foreign service, and the memoir covers his time as a law student at Illinois and his two careers as a diplomat and an actor.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 26/20/148
Created by: Adams, Edwin M. (1914-2008)
Volume: 0.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 10/28/2009.
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/2620148.pdf
Arrangement: by subject
Subject Index
Acting
Alumni
Autobiography
Diplomacy
Fiction
Film Scripts
Law, College of
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Sound Recordings
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: University of Illinois Foundation