Archive of W. C. Fields contracts: David Copperfield, Man on the Flying Trapeze, It’s a Gift &others
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SOLD at 2011 Jun 18 @ 13:16UTC-7 : PDT/MST
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Archive of W. C. Fields contracts including David Copperfield, Man on the Flying Trapeze, It’s a Gift and others. Archive of approx. 35 contracts, correspondence and other ephemera (19 signed by Fields) including signed contracts for the films David Copperfield, Man on the Flying Trapeze, It’s a Gift (first titled The Back Porch) and other agreements for screenwriting, purchase rights of comedy sequences, etc. Also includes a typescript for The Big Broadcast of 1938, miscellaneous studio correspondence and other ephemera. A wonderful collection of material from some of Fields’ early successes.