Rev. John J. Quinn, S.J., Ph.D., Collection

Collection Guide

Summary

Abstract
Audio recordings and transcripts of interviews with authors, actors, and figures in the film-making industry, conducted by University of Scranton English professor Rev. John J. Quinn, S.J., Ph.D. in London and the United States during the 1970s.
Relation
Subset of University of Scranton Archives
Source
University of Scranton. Department of English and Theatre
Creator(s)
Rev. John J. Quinn, S.J., Ph.D.
Date Range
1970s
Extent
3 boxes
Language(s)
English

Access and Use

Digital Access

No digital access is currently available for materials in this collection.

Physical Access

The collection is open for research. Physical materials may be browsed by appointment in the Reading Room of the University Archives and McHugh Special Collections.

Rights

Items in the University of Scranton Archives and Helen Gallagher McHugh Special Collections may be made available to visiting researchers to support research, scholarship, education, and private study under an assertion of fair use (17 U.S.C. 107). The University of Scranton respects the intellectual property rights of others and does not claim any copyright interest in these materials. It is your responsibility to determine the ownership and status of copyright in any materials you may wish to use beyond fair use, and obtain the permission of the copyright owner, if needed. Individuals or organizations holding additional information about the copyright status of items in this collection are invited to contact the University Archives staff at archives@scranton.edu.

Preferred Citation

[Item Title], [Folder], [Box], Rev. John J. Quinn, S.J., Ph.D., Collection, The University of Scranton Archives.

Linked Data


Contents

Administrative/Biographical History

See biographical sketch of Rev. John J. Quinn, S.J., Ph.D.

Scope and Content Note

Rev. J. J. Quinn, S.J., Ph.D., was a faculty member of the University of Scranton's English department for four decades beginning in 1956. In the 1970s, Rev. Quinn conducted a series of approximately 50 interviews with authors, actors, and figures in the film-making business in both London and the United States as part of his research on the film industry. This collection primarily contains the audio cassettes and typed transcripts of the interviews.

System of Arrangement

This collection is arranged in 3 boxes.

Inventory

Collection Inventory (PDF)


Acquisition Information

Transferred to the McHugh Special Collections from the University's Department of English and Theatre in 1994 and 2010.


Processing Notes

Processed in 1994 and 2010.