Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


Wizard of Oz mss., 1938-1939, is composed principally of drafts and revisions of the screenplay for the 1939 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movie starring Judy Garland. In addition, there are outlines, a temporary set list, notes and suggestions, a temporary schedule, dialogue continuity, a list of effects needed, memos concerning sound synchronization, a list of people requiring costumes, tests, a mimeo of the prompt book for the play version, a list of completed loops, and a list of some of the actors and their means of transportation.

An inventory is available.

Acquired: 1974

Collection size: 227 items

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