Tag Archives: High Chaparral

September Catablog Digest

Publicity photograph of Dennis Weaver with script from "Gunsmoke," circa 1955-1964. Dunkel wrote for both the radio and television series. Autry National Center; 94.127.27
Publicity photograph of Dennis Weaver with script from "Gunsmoke," circa 1955-1964. Dunkel wrote for both the radio and television series. Autry National Center; 94.127.27
Part of the Series: Archives Ready and Set In continuation of the Diamonds in the Rough blog series, “Archives Ready and Set” will highlight the online finding aids and catalog records of the archive collections processed with a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). This award made it possible for the Libraries and […]

MSA. 37 Finding Aid to the John Dunkel Scripts and Papers

Publicity photograph of Dennis Weaver with script from "Gunsmoke," circa 1955-1964. Dunkel wrote for both the radio and television series. Autry National Center; 94.127.27
Publicity photograph of Dennis Weaver with script from "Gunsmoke," circa 1955-1964. Dunkel wrote for both the radio and television series. Autry National Center; 94.127.27
Part of the Series: Archives Ready and Set In continuation of the Diamonds in the Rough blog series, “Archives Ready and Set” will highlight the online finding aids and catalog records of the archive collections processed with a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). This award made it possible for the Libraries and […]

MSA. 35 Finding Aid to the Western Television Programs Script Collections, 1950–1982

Part of the Series: Archives Ready and Set In continuation of the Diamonds in the Rough blog series, “Archives Ready and Set” will highlight the online finding aids and catalog records of the archive collections processed with a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). This award made it possible for the Libraries and […]

Finding Aids and Places

Cover for The High Chaparral pilot
Cover for The High Chaparral pilot script, May 25, 1966, David Dortort Archive, Autry Library, Autry National Center; T2003-198-9.
If you are a regular reader of the Libraries and Archives of the Autry blog, at some point you likely ran across a blog about David Dortort and his work on Bonanza, The High Chaparral, and other projects, or perhaps a blog about Roy Rogers and Dale Evans and their impact and work. The Rogers and Evans blog […]

Featuring the Fans

High Chaparral Weekly Mail Summary April 22-26, 1968
High Chaparral Weekly Mail Summary April 22-26, 1968
Part of a Series: Exploring Highlights from the David Dortort Archive The Autry National Center’s Institute for the Study of the American West is currently processing the donated papers of novelist, screenwriter, and producer David Dortort. The Autry Libraries blog will feature monthly highlights from the collection in anticipation of processing completion in June 2011. Join us […]

April 21, 1968

Part of a Series: Exploring Highlights from the David Dortort Archive The Autry National Center’s Institute for the Study of the American West is currently processing the donated papers of novelist, screenwriter, and producer David Dortort. Today’s post is a special feature highlighting David Dortort’s relationship to the tumultuous social climate of the second half of the 20th […]

Introducing the Color Spectrum to Television

dortort bonanza promo image trio
Exploring Highlights from the David Dortort Archive: The Autry National Center’s Institute for the Study of the American West is currently processing the donated papers of novelist, screenwriter, and producer David Dortort. Every 1st Tuesday of the month the Autry Libraries blog will feature highlights from the collection in anticipation of processing completion in June 2011.

Casting Actors as People

NBC advertisement pamphlet, Autry Library, Autry National Center; T2004-74-8
NBC advertisement pamphlet, Autry Library, Autry National Center; T2004-74-8
Part of a Series: Exploring Highlights from the David Dortort Archive The Autry National Center’s Institute for the Study of the American West is currently processing the donated papers of novelist, screenwriter, and producer David Dortort. Every 1st Tuesday of the month the Autry Libraries blog will feature highlights from the collection in anticipation of processing […]