Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


Welles mss. III, 1941-1958, consists of Welles' personal 3rd revised final shooting script for Citizen Kane, which has been heavily annotated and signed by the principal cast members; his personal typed and hand-annotated manuscript for a proposed television adaptation of Citizen Kane from the 1950s, which includes directing notes; Welles' personal stage play script for Moby Dick—Rehearsed, containing pencil annotations in Welles' hand throughout; and Welles' personal, multi-color revision Final Screenplay for "Badge of Evil," the working title for Touch of Evil, dated January 24, 1957.

An inventory is available.

Acquired: 2016

Collection size: 4 items

Related manuscripts: Welles mss., Welles mss. II

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