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Oral history interview with Howard Winchester Hawks, 1971

Creator: Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977
Project: Hollywood film industry project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 30 pages sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Film director; interviewee died 1977

Scope and Contents

Work on "To Have and Have Not," and "The Big Sleep" with Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, observations on writers and film; development and shooting of "Red River," "El Dorado," "The Big Sky," "Rio Bravo"; John Wayne; "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes"


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1985

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