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Marion Meade Woody Allen Research Files

Identifier: MsC0861

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Scope and Contents

Files created by Marion Meade in writing The Unruly Life of Woody Allen (New York: Scribner, 2000), this collection includes transcripts of interviews; tapes of interviews; correspondence with people in Allen's life and people at Scribner's preparing the book; chapter notes; a copy-edited manuscript of the book; and various other files relating to the creation of the book. For the most part, these folders have been left in the order in which Meade delivered them to us and with the labels she created.


  • Creation: 1935-2000


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.


10.50 Linear Feet (Photographs: Box 3; Audio cassettes, Boxes 2, 5; Newsreels, Box 5; Diskettes, Box 5)

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Research material for The Unruly Life of Woody Allen. Comprised of interviews by letter and on tape, journal articles, research files, notes, films, photographs, manuscript copies, and copies of the completed book in various editions.

Method of Acquisition

These papers were donated to Special Collections by Marion Meade in 2006.

Jacque Roethler, August 2007
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
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