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Lamar Trotti screenplays

Lamar Trotti screenplays

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lamar Trotti screenplays
Creator: Trotti, Lamar, 1900-1952
Inclusive Dates: 1930, 1939-1951
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.5 Linear Feet 3 boxes
Collection Number: ms2499
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Lamar Jefferson Trotti (1900-1952) was a screenwriter, born in Atlanta, Georgia.

For more information, see the article Lamar Trotti (1900-1952) in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of seven screenplays by Lamar Trotti from 1939-1951. Some of the screenplays contain production photographs from their motion pictures. The collection also includes Fragments From the Life of a Lady by Emma Dineen Trotti.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lamar Trotti screenplays, ms2499, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Motion pictures -- United States.
Screenwriters -- Georgia.

Other Finding Aids

The accompanying copy of A survey of the Screenplays Written by Lamar Trotti with Emphasis on Their Acceptance by Professional and Non-professional Groups by Maynard Tereba Smith was cataloged separately and can be requested through GIL. The call number is Hargrett Manuscripts PN1998.3.T71 S61 1953a.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11The Razor's Edge with production photographs , 1946
12Mother Wore Tights with production photographs, 1947
13Young Mr. Lincoln with production photographs, 1939
21Burlesque with production photographs from the motion picture When My Baby Smiles At Me and Burlesque, 1948
22The Jane Froman Story with production photographs from the motion picture With A Song in My Heart , 1951
23Yellow Sky bound with The Screen Writers' Guild Award letter to Trotti for his contribution to Yellow Sky the best written Western in 1949, 1948-1949
31 Wilson , 1944
32 Will You Love Me In December? , 1950
33Fragments From the Life of a Lady by Emma Dineen Trotti, 1930