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Elmo Williams Collection

Identifier: MSS-1019-BC

Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence, interviews, personal history, newspaper clippings and movie scripts, and materials related to developing a motion picture.


  • 1950-1980

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication of CSWR material is allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for compliance with all copyright, privacy, and libel laws. Permission is required for publication or distribution.

Biographical Information

Elmo Williams was born in Lone Wolf, OK in 1913, and moved to northern New Mexico in 1916. He worked his way up at 20th Century-Fox from editor to producer and ran the studio's Worldwide Productions division. He was married to Lorraine Williams who was an active partner in his film and television career. He died in Brookings, OR in 2015.


6 boxes (4.0 Linear ft.)

Separated Material

Photos are transferred to Elmo Williams Pictorial Collection.
Finding Aid of the Elmo Williams Collection, 1950-1980
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Finding aid is in English

Repository Details

Part of the UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections Repository

University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections
University Libraries, MSC05 3020
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131