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Box: 2 Fold: 6 Legion of Decency / Miscellaneous Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 01/02/1934 - 11/21/1935

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence regarding the Legion of Decency. ALS by Rev. Joseph Corrigan, TLS by Rev. John Devlin, TLS by Arthur D. Maguire, President of the Legion of Decency in Detroit.

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TLS from Archbishop James H. Ryan, Bishop of Modra, to MQ. 01/22/1935

TLS from Amleto G. Cicognani, Archbishop of Laodicea, to MQ. 05/23/1935



Box: 2 Fold: 7 Legion of Decency / Miscellaneous Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 09/03/1936 - 07/27/1956

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correpondence regarding the Legion of Decency. Includes TLS by Samuel K. Wilson, S.J., Joseph A. Luther SJ, and William H. Mooring. Discussions on Two Faced Woman, This Thing Called Love, No Greater Sin, Actress Gypsy RoseLee+ PedrodCordoba

Box: 2 Fold: 8 Legion of Decency / Miscellaneous Material
DATE SPAN: 03/31/1930 - 11/12/1957

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous material related to the Legion of Decency and its campaigns. Includes printed copies of the Production Code, reports and explanations of the Legion's classifications, moral evaluations and related publications.

Box: 2 Fold: 9 Legion of Decency / New York
DATE SPAN: 07/06/1934 - 12/12/1935

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the Legion of Decency in New York. Numerous letters from Edward R. Moore. References to the McCall Bill, and film "The Two Monks."

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TLS from Will Hays to MQ. 10/18/1934

TLS from MQ to Rev. Edward R. Moore. 11/28/1934

TLS from Archbishop Hayes, of New York, to MQ. 12/14/1934

ANS from Wilfrid Parsons, S.J., to MQ. 01/21/1935

ANS from Wilfrid Parsons, S.J., to MQ. 06/18/1935

TLS from R.H. Cochrane to MQ. 06/28/1935



Box: 2 Fold: 10 Legion of Decency / New York
DATE SPAN: 11/30/1935 - 10/24/1938

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the Legion of Decency in New York. Includes letters from Mrs. James T. Looram, Chairman of the International federation of Catholic Alumnae Motion Picture Bureau. Also letter from Pat Scalan, and references to John J. Casey,(verr

Box: 2 Fold: 11 Legion of Decency / New York
DATE SPAN: 01/13/1939 - 12/03/1947

DESCRIPTION: Correspodence regarding the Legion of Decency in New York. Includes numerous letters to and from Mary Harden Looran; letters from Patrick Scalan, references to the Committee for Catholic Refugees from Germany, No greater Sin, and One Night in Lisbon.

Box: 2 Fold: 12 Legion of Decency / New York
DATE SPAN: 08/16/1948 - 12/15/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the Legion of Decency in New York. Letters from Mary Harden Looram, Patrick J. Sullivan, S.J.,Patrick Scalan, and Rev. Paul J. Hayes.

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TLS from Raymond A. Kearney, Bishop of Lysinia, to MQ. 11/28/1950

TLS from Bishop James McNulty, of Paterson, to MQ. 03/22/1960



Box: 2 Fold: 13 Legion of Decency / New York / Moral Estimates
DATE SPAN: 10/13/1960 - 12/21/1961

DESCRIPTION: Moral estimates of motion pictures prepared under the direction of the New York Legion of Decency in cooperation with the Motion Picture Department of the International Federation of Catholic Alumnae.

Box: 2 Fold: 14 Legion of Decency / New York / Moral Estimates
DATE SPAN: 01/04/1962 - 12/20/1962

DESCRIPTION: Moral estimates of motion pictures prepared under the Direction of the New York Legion of Decency, with the cooperation of the Motion Picture Department of the International Federation of Catholic Alumnae.

Box: 2 Fold: 15 Legion of Decency / New york / Moral Estimates
DATE SPAN: 01/17/1963 - 03/17/1966

DESCRIPTION: Moral Estimates prepared by the Legion of Decency in New York with the co-operation of the Motion Picture Department of the International Federation of Catholic Alumnae.

Box: 2 Fold: 16 Legion of Decency / Films Reviewed
DATE SPAN: 11/30/1949 - 11/30/1959

DESCRIPTION: Yearly publications featuring the motion pictures reviewed by the New York Office of the National Legion of Decency.

Box: 2 Fold: 17 Legion of Decency / Philadelphia
DATE SPAN: 04/11/1934 - 10/28/1935

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the Legion of Decency in Philadelphia. Numerous references to the Catholic ban on movie theaters. References to Archbishop Dennis C. Dougherty of Philadelphia, and Msgr. Hugh Lamb.

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TLs from Archbishop Cicognani to MQ. 10/18/1934

TLS from Will Hays to MQ. 03/16/1935

TLS from Will Hays to MQ. 03/02/1935



Box: 2 Fold: 18 Legion of Decency / Pledge
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1945]? - [01/01/1955]?

DESCRIPTION: Copies of the pledge of the Legion of Decency.

Box: 2 Fold: 19 Legion of Decency / Reports
DATE SPAN: 07/31/1934 - 09/16/1934

DESCRIPTION: Reports on the Legion of Decency's 1934 boycott on motion pictures and movie theaters. The reports are addressed to a Mr. J.J. McCarthy, and includesPhil DC Albany Buffalo Detroit Chic Clevel Pittsburgh Newark Richmond Atlanta Charlest MemphisJacksonvBro

Box: 2 Fold: 20 Production Code / Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 01/10/1930 - 10/25/1951

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the origin and developments of the Production Code. Material relating to the amendment of the code to deal with narcotics and illegal drugs in the M.P. Includes telegrams with the opinion of important members of the industry.

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TLS from Will Hays to MQ. 02/18/1930

TLS from Wilfrid Parsons, S.J., to MQ. 03/27/1930

TLS from Will Hays to MQ. 08/02/1930

TLS from Cecil DeMille to MQ. 10/25/1951



Box: 2 Fold: 21 Production Code / Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 01/29/1952 - 07/29/1952

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding possible revisions in the Production code. There are letters from Jack Vizzard and Kenneth Clark, references to Joseph Breen, and discussions on Donald Hayne, and the movie "The Miracle."

Box: 2 Fold: 22 Production Code / Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 04/23/1954 - 11/27/1959

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the Production Code. Material relating to possible amendments in the Code. Also, debates over the authorship of the Code. Letters by Kenneth Clark, Jack Vizzard, Thurston David, S.J., and references to Joseph Breen.

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TLS from Eric Johnston to MQ. 01/02/1957



Box: 2 Fold: 23 Production Code / Original Copy
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1929]? - [12/31/1930]?

DESCRIPTION: Document identified as the original copy of the Production Code.

Box: 2 Fold: 24 Production Code / Related Documents
DATE SPAN: 02/17/1930 - 11/30/1945

DESCRIPTION: Five documents related to the adoption and uniform interpretation of the Production Code.

Box: 2 Fold: 25 Production Code / Origins
DATE SPAN: 11/30/1944 - 03/19/1947

DESCRIPTION: Statements on the origins of the Production Code.

Box: 2 Fold: 26 Production Code / Versions
DATE SPAN: 11/30/1929 - 11/30/1946

DESCRIPTION: Copies of different versions of the Production Code.

Box: 2 Fold: 27 Production Code / Promotional Printed Material
DATE SPAN: 11/30/1926 - 11/30/1948

DESCRIPTION: Promotional printed material about the production Code.

Box: 2 Fold: 28 Selected Projects / The Cardinal
DATE SPAN: 10/02/1956 - 08/11/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the movie the Cardinal. Includes letters by Bryan Foy and Louis de Rochemont.

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TLS from Archbishop Spellman to MQ. 10/15/1956



Box: 2 Fold: 29 Selected Projects / The Cardinal
DATE SPAN: 11/15/1962 - 12/27/1962

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the script of the Cardinal. Agreement between MQ and Otto Preminger for special public relations services by MQ, signed by MQ and Preminger. Suggestions for re-writing selected scences of the script.

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TLS from Otto Preminger to MQ, signed by both. 11/15/1962



Box: 2 Fold: 30 Selected Projects / The Cardinal
DATE SPAN: 01/10/1963 - 11/28/1963

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and clippings regarding the final version and the critiques of The Cardinal. Includes several carbons of letters from MQ to Otto Preminger.

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TLS from Bishop Walter W. Curtis, of Bridgeport, to MQ. 09/07/1963



Box: 2 Fold: 31 Selected Projects / The Catholic News
DATE SPAN: 02/03/1954 - 07/16/1954

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and related clippings regarding a controversy that generated when The Catholic Times of Columbus, Ohio, published an article refering to immoral advertisement in MQ's Motion Picture Daily. There are ref. to Wifrid Parsons +Msgr McClaffert

Box: 2 Fold: 32 Selected Projects / La Civilta Cattolica
DATE SPAN: 12/03/1960 - 03/23/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding a series of articles on the Production Code and the Legion of Decency, published in La Civilta Cattolica by Enrico Baragli, S.J. Includes letters from Albino Galletto (Pont. Comm in Vatica)and Frank Brutto of the Associated Press

Box: 2 Fold: 33 Selected Projects / La Dolce Vita
DATE SPAN: 05/05/1961 - 05/17/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding MQ's opinion on La Dolce Vita. Includes LTS by Francis J. Connell, TLS by Albino Galleto, and letters by William Mooring.

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ACS from Bishop William A. Scully to MQ 05/10/1961

TLS from Bishop James McNulty to MQ. 05/17/1961



Box: 2 Fold: 34 Selected Projects / La Dolce Vita
DATE SPAN: 05/18/1961 - 01/02/1962

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding MQ's criticism to La Dolce Vita. Includes TLS from Francis J. Connell, and letters by Patrick Scalan and William H. Mooring.

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TLS from Bishop Scully to MQ. 05/22/1961

TLS from Archbishop Karl J. Alter, of Cincinnati, to MQ. 07/03/1961

TLS from Bishop Scully to MQ. 07/21/1961

TLS from Bishop Scully to MQ. 08/23/1961

TLS from Arcbishop Alter to MQ. 10/03/1961

TLS from Archbishop Alter to MQ. 01/02/1962



Box: 2 Fold: 35 Selected Projects / Family Theater
DATE SPAN: 10/14/1958 - 12/29/1958

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding Family Theater, mostly from producer Rev. Patrick Peyton and Joseph Breen Jr. Includes references to Spyros Skouras, "15 Misteries of the Rosary," and "Crown of Glory."

Box: 2 Fold: 36 Selected Projects / Family Theater
DATE SPAN: 01/06/1959 - 05/01/1959

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding Rev. Peyton's Rosary films. Includes letters from Joseph Breen Jr., and references to "Crown of Glory," and to Father Peyton's "mission for Mary."

Box: 2 Fold: 37 Selected Projects / Family Theater
DATE SPAN: 05/01/1959 - 10/09/1959

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding miscellaneous subjects about Family Theater. Includes letters from Patrick Peyton, Albert J. Heinzer, Moses Jung, references to "Our Lady of Fatima," and 2 facsimile letters from Pope Pius XII to Patrick Peyton.

Box: 3 Fold: 1 Selected Projects / Family Theater
DATE SPAN: 01/15/1960 - 07/19/1960

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the making of "The Eternal King." Includes letters from Joseph Breen Jr., Moses Jung, Albert Heinzer and references to Rev. Patrick J. Peyton.

Box: 3 Fold: 2 Selected Projects / Family Theater
DATE SPAN: 07/19/1961 - 01/25/1962

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding "The Eternal King," and the screening of the movie in Rome. Includes letters to and from John Perdicari and Donald A. Henderson. Also references to Dino De Laurentiis.

Box: 3 Fold: 3 Selected Projects / International Film Review
DATE SPAN: 01/27/1950 - 08/05/1951

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the MQ-Tallenay discussion about the Production Code, printed in the International Film Review magazine. Includes letters from J.L. Tallenay, Rev. Thomas F. Little, and Andre Ruszkowski, Editor of International Film Review.

Box: 3 Fold: 4 Selected Projects / Les Liaisons Dangereuses
DATE SPAN: 12/22/1961 - 12/30/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding MQ's editorial on "Les Liaisons Dangereuses."

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ANS from MQ to MQ Jr. 11/17/1961

TLS Bishop Walter W. Curtis, of Bridgeport, to MQ. 11/29/1961



Box: 3 Fold: 5 Selected Projects / Lolita
DATE SPAN: 11/16/1960 - 12/19/1960

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding MQ's observations and advice for the filming of "Lolita." Includes 6 TLS by James B. Harris, 2 copies of letters by Eliot Hyman, and references to Stanley Kubrick.

Box: 3 Fold: 6 Selected Projects / Lolita
DATE SPAN: 01/02/1961 - 01/30/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding MQ's observations on the last shootings of "Lolita." Includes 1 TLS by Geoffrey M. Shurlock, 3 TLS by James B. Harris and 1 TLS by Eliot Hyman. References to Stanley Kubrick.

Box: 3 Fold: 7 Selected Projects / Lolita
DATE SPAN: 02/01/1961 - 04/27/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding MQ's trip to England to advice Harris-Kubrick about the final details of "Lolita." Includes discussions about possible public relations problems. TLS by James B. Harris and TLS by Geoffrey M. Shurlock.

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TLS from Stanley Kubrick to MQ. 03/30/1961



Box: 3 Fold: 8 Selected Projects / Lolita
DATE SPAN: 05/01/1961 - 08/29/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the screening of "Lolita" by Geoffrey Shurlock of the Motion Picture Association of America. Includes 4 TLS by James B. Harris, 3 TLS by Eliot Hyman, and 2 TLS by Geoffrey M. Shurlock. References to Stanley Kubrick.

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ANS from MQ to Eliot Hyman. 08/29/1961

ANS from MQ to Eliot Hyman.



Box: 3 Fold: 9 Selected Projects / Lolita
DATE SPAN: 09/11/1961 - 12/26/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the Legion of Decency's Classification of "Lolita." Includes copies of letters from Rev. Little, copies of Letters to Cardinal Spellman, and carbons of letters from MQ to Hyman, Kubrick and Harris.

Box: 3 Fold: 10 Selected Projects / Lolita
DATE SPAN: 01/02/1962 - 05/07/1962

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the premiere of "Lolita."

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TNS from Stanley Kubrick to Leo Brady. 04/16/1962

TNS from Stanley Kubrick to Leo Brady. 04/25/1962

TNS from Stanley Kubrick to MQ. 05/03/1962

TNS from Stanley Kubrick to Leo Brady. 05/03/1962



Box: 3 Fold: 11 Selected Projects / Lolita
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1930]? - [12/31/1930]?

DESCRIPTION: Script for "Lolita," property of A.A. Productions, LTD.

Box: 3 Fold: 12 Selected Projects / Of Love and Desire
DATE SPAN: 12/26/1962 - 12/10/1962

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding MQ's advice in the making of "Of Love and Desire." Includes a contract between MQ and New World Films Corporation, establishing the terms of MQ's services as an independent contrator. Numerous references to Darryl Zanuck.

Box: 3 Fold: 13 Selected Projects / Of Love and Desire
DATE SPAN: 01/03/1963 - 07/10/1963

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the changes propossed by MQ for "Of Love and Desire." Also, letters regarding the payment of MQ's dues for his work in editing that movie. Includes 2 TLS by Seymour Poe, and references to Darryl F. Zanuck.

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TDS by MQ. 12/03/1962



Box: 3 Fold: 14 Selected Projects / The New World
DATE SPAN: 05/21/1954 - 07/21/1954

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding an article that appeared in "The New World," by T.A. Meehan, criticizing MQ and his alleged advertising policies. Includes TLS by T.A. Meehan, and copies of letters to and from Msgr. Francis J. Connell.

Box: 3 Fold: 15 Selected Projects / Streetcar Named Desire
DATE SPAN: 10/18/1951 - 01/14/1952

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and related documents by the director of "Streetcar Named Desire," Elia Kazan. There are two copies of documents by Kazan stating her unAmerican activities and her criticisms of communism.

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TLS from Elia Kazan to MQ. 10/18/1951

TLS from Elia Kazan to MQ. 10/18/1951



Box: 3 Fold: 16 Quigley Publications / Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 08/29/1930 - 01/15/1931

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding Quigley Publications' business matters. Includes letters from accountants, lawyers and other business associates. Also, lists of revenues and expenses. Letters by Vice-President of Quigley Publications, Colvin W. Brown.

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TLS from Adolph Zukor to MQ. 12/30/1930



Box: 3 Fold: 17 Quigley Publications / Editorial Policies
DATE SPAN: 01/19/1931 - 03/01/1946

DESCRIPTION: Memoranda and inter-office communications regarding Quigley Publications' editorial policies, trade advertising and reviews.

Box: 3 Fold: 18 Quigley Publications / The Motion Picture Daily
DATE SPAN: 12/22/1930 - 12/22/1930

DESCRIPTION: Printed card announcing the appointment of Maurice Kann as Editor of the Motion Picture Daily. Also, printed card stating general advertising rules for The Motion Picture Daily.

Box: 3 Fold: 19 Quigley Publications / The Hollywood Herald
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1930]? - [12/31/1950]?

DESCRIPTION: Printed oversize announcement of the establishment of The Hollywood Herald by Quigley Publications.

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