Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Welles mss. II, ca. 1931-2001, consist of individual items about or relating to Orson Welles. These include an unproduced screenplay of The Dreamers (1979), to have been directed by Orson Welles; a play by Richard France titled Obediently Yours, Orson Welles; "The 'Bravades' for Rebecca, A Portfolio of Pictures Made for Rebecca Welles by her Father"; articles pertaining to It's All True; audiocassette recordings of The Mercury Shakespeare's Julius Caesar and Twelfth Night; and a 1974 screenplay for his film The Other Side of the Wind.

An inventory and finding aid are available.

Acquired: 1993, 1994, 2000, 2011

Collection size: 31 items

Related manuscripts: Welles mss.

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