Gilbert Hemsley Papers, 1948-1980

Contents List

Container Title
Mss 830
Series: General Papers
Box   1
Folder   1
Awards, 1979
Box   1
Folder   2
Biographical information, 1963, 1971
Books
Box   1
Folder   3
“A Genius Every Week,” novel outline with notes, 1951
Box   1
Folder   4
Fortune Favored the Brave, 1945
Box   1
Folder   5
Seven Sonnets, 1950
Box   1
Folder   6
Contracts, 1955-1962
Box   1
Folder   7-9
Correspondence, 1962-1988
Box   1
Folder   10
Editorial, 1962
Box   1
Folder   11
Ideas for broadcasts, 1960-1966
Interviews
VBB 608
All About TV, 1986 April 10
VBB 609
Interview with Steven Scheur
VBB 610
Face to Face: All About Documentaries
VBB 611
The TV Documentary
PH Mss 830
Photographs
Mss 830
Box   1
Folder   12-15
Speeches, 1971-1976, 1985
Miscellaneous
Box   1
Folder   16
“A Drive in the Country,” circa 1959
Box   1
Folder   17-18
William Paley speech and autobiographical book draft, 1977-1978
Box   1
Folder   19
Promotional postcards for CBS
Box   1
Folder   20
Television USA brochure, 1962
Series: Production Files
Adventure
Box   2
Folder   1
Reviews, 1955-1956
Air Power
Box   2
Folder   2
Correspondence, 1957
VBB 609
Interview with Steven Scheur
Chapter I, “The Day North America is Attacked,” 1956 November 11
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   3
Script
VBB 565
Videotape
Chapter 2, “The Early Days,” 1956 November 18
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   4
Script
VBB 566
Videotape
Chapter 3, “Luftwaffe,” 1956 November 25
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   5
Script
VBB 567
Videotape
Chapter 4, “Pearl Harbor,” 1956 December 2
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   6
Script
VBB 568
Videotape
Chapter 5, “Battle of Britain,” 1956 December 9
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   7
Script
VBB 569
Videotape
Chapter 6, “Counterblast,” 1956 December 16
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   8
Script
VBB 570
Videotape
Chapter 7, “Fools, Daredevils and Geniuses,” 1956 December 23
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   9
Script
VBB 571
Videotape
Chapter 8, “The 1930s,” 1956 December 30
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   10
Script
VBB 572
Videotape
Chapter 9, “Target Ploesti,” 1957 January 6
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   11
Script
VBB 573
Videotape
Chapter 10, “Schweinfurt,” 1957 January 13
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   12
Script
VBB 574
Videotape
Chapter 11, “Conquest of the Air,” 1957 January 20
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   13
Script
VBB 575
Videotape
Chapter 12, “The Japanese Perimeter,” 1957 January 27
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   14
Script
VBB 576
Videotape
Chapter 13, “Interdiction and Blockade,” 1957 February 3
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   15
Script
VBB 577
Videotape
Chapter 14, “Strangle,” 1957 February 10
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   16
Script
VBB 578
Videotape
Chapter 15, “Pacific Patterns,” 1957 February 17
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   17
Script
VBB 579
Videotape
Chapter 16, “Advance Bomber Line,” 1957 February 24
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   18
Script
VBB 580
Videotape
Chapter 17, “The Winning of France,” 1957 March 3
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   19
Script
VBB 581
Videotape
Chapter 18, “Superfort,” 1957 March 10
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   20
Script
VBB 582
Videotape
Chapter 19, “Victory in Europe,” 1957 March 17
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   21
Script
VBB 583
Videotape
Chapter 20, “Kamikaze,” 1957 March 24
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   22
Script
VBB 584
Videotape
Chapter 21, “Defeat in Japan,” 1957 March 31
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   23
Script
VBB 585
Videotape
Chapter 22, “Cold Decade: Airlift,” 1957 April 7
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   24
Script
VBB 586
Videotape
Chapter 23, “Cold Decade: To the Yalu,” 1957 April 14
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   25
Script
VBB 587
Videotape
Chapter 24, “Cold Decade: Korean Stalemate,” 1957 April 21
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   26
Script
VBB 588
Videotape
Chapter 25, “Starfighter,” 1957 April 28
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   27
Script
VBB 589
Videotape
Chapter 26, 1957 May 5
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   28
Script
VBB 590
Videotape
Mss 830
Box   2
Folder   29
Promotional brochure for CBS Films
American Dream, American Nightmare
Box   2
Folder   30
Two transcripts, 1979
VBB 514-VBB 515
Videotapes
The American Revolution: 1770-1783
“A Conversation with Lord North”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   1
Transcript, 1971 April 6
VBB 550
Videotape
“The Last King of America”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   2
Transcript, 1973 June 6
VBB 561
Videotape
Anderson, Robert O. Project
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   3
Correspondence, 1982-1983
Box   3
Folder   4-5
Interview transcripts, 1983
VBB 607
Videotape
Athens, Where Theater Began
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   6
Mimeo script by Perry Wolff, circa 1963 September 11
The Battle of East St. Louis
Box   3
Folder   7
Transcript, 1969 December 30
VBB 601
Videotape
Berlin: Act of War?
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   8
Transcript, 1961 August 18
VBB 549
Videotape
Black View of South Africa
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   9
Transcript, 1970 December 15
VBB 599
Videotape
Burger Years
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   10
Transcript, 1986 July 9
VBB 528
Videotape
Business of Newspapers
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   11
Transcript, 1978 July 14
VBB 507
Videotape
CBS Reports
“American Way of Cancer”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   12
Transcript, 1975 October 15
VBB 504
Videotape
“The Battle for Afghanistan”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   13
Transcript, 1987 July 29
Box   3
Folder   14
Press release
Box   3
Folder   15
Reviews
VBB 525
Videotape
“But What If the Dream Comes True?”
VBB 598
Videotape, 1971
“Four Days in November”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   16
Printed transcript, 1988
Box   3
Folder   17
Press release
Box   3
Folder   18
Reviews
VBB 522-VBB 523
Videotapes
“The Gift of Life”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   19
Transcript, 1985 March 27
VBB 531
Videotape
“The Guns of Autumn”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   20
Transcript, 1975 September 5
VBB 502-VBB 503
Videotapes
“The Homosexuals”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   21
Transcript, 1967 March 7
VBB 555
Videotape
“Inside Public Television”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   22
Transcript, 1976 April 20
VBB 536
Videotape
“Inside the FBI”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   23
Transcript, 1976 January 26
“Inside the Union”
Box   3
Folder   24
Transcript, 1979 March 6
“Mayor Daley: A Study in Power,”
Box   3
Folder   25
Transcript, 1972 April 20
VBB 548
Videotape
“One River, One Country: The U.S.-Mexican Border”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   26
Transcript, 1986 September 3
VBB 526
Videotape
“The Palestinians”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   27
Transcript, 1974 June 15
VBB 560
Videotape
“Politics of Cancer”
Mss 830
Box   3
Folder   28
Transcript, 1976 June 22
“See You in Court”
Box   3
Folder   29
Transcript, 1980 July 9
VBB 510
Videotape
“The Selling of the Pentagon”
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   1
Transcript, 1971 March 23
VBB 597
Videotape
“Shanghai”
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   2
Transcript, 1974 March 8
“The Vanishing Family: Crisis in Black America”
Box   4
Folder   3
Transcript, 1986 January 25
VBB 529-VBB 530
Videotapes
“The Wall Within”
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   4
Correspondence
Box   4
Folder   5
Press review script
Box   4
Folder   6
Printed transcript, 1988 June 2
Box   4
Folder   7
Reviews
VBB 524
Videotape
“Whose America Is It?”
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   8
Transcript, 1985 September 3
VBB 532
Videotape
“You and the Commercial”
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   9
Transcript, 1973 April 26
VBB 562
Videotape
The Catholic Dilemma
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   10
Transcript, 1970 October 6
VBB 600
Videotape
Conversations with Eric Sevareid
Willy Brandt
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   11
Transcript, 1975 August 3
Box   4
Folder   12
Review
VBB 538
Videotape
Robert Hutchins
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   13
Transcript, 1975 August 31
VBB 541
Videotape
George F. Kennan
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   14
Letter, 1975
Box   4
Folder   15
Transcript, 1975 September 7
Box   4
Folder   16
Review
VBB 537
Videotape
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   17
Transcript, 1977 May 27
VBB 542
Videotape
John McCloy
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   18
Correspondence, 1975
Box   4
Folder   19
Transcripts, 1975
Box   4
Folder   20
Reviews
VBB 500-VBB 501
Videotapes
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   21
Transcript, 1976 May 30
VBB 606
Videotape
Leo Roston
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   22
Transcript, 1975 August 24
VBB 540
Videotape
Mary Peabody, Marietta Tree, and Frances Fitzgerald
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   23
Transcript, 1975 August 10
VBB 539
Videotape
Cowboy, the Craftsman, and the Ballerina
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   24
Transcript, 1981 August 10
VBB 513
Videotape
Day in the Life of the United States
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   25
Transcript, 1970 September 8
VBB 604-VBB 605
Videotapes
Essay on the Mafia
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   26
Press release
Box   4
Folder   27
Transcript, 1972 June 25
Box   4
Folder   28
Reviews
VBB 552
Videotape
First Lady
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   29
Mimeo script (Draft III) by Perry Wolff, circa 1963 January
VBB 563
Videotape
Five Presidents on the Presidency
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   30
Transcript, 1973 April 26
VBB 546
Videotape
Four Portraits in Black
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   31
Transcript, 1974 April 26
VBB 543-VBB 545
Videotapes
Football: 100 Years Old and Still Kicking
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   32
Transcript, 1969 October 21
Gold Rush of '68
Box   4
Folder   33
Transcript, 1968 March 15
Great American Novel
VBB 594
Videotape, 1968
Great Conventions
Mss 830
Box   4
Folder   34
Republicans, transcript, 1964 July 8
Box   4
Folder   35
Democrats, transcript, 1964 August 19
Haldeman: The Nixon Years
Box   5
Folder   1
Transcripts, 1975
PH Mss 830
Photographs
Inside Hollywood: The Movie Business
Mss 830
Box   5
Folder   2
Transcript, 1981 March 28
VBB 511-VBB 512
Videotapes
The Israelis
Mss 830
Box   5
Folder   3
Transcript, 1973 October 19
VBB 547
Videotape
The Italians
Mss 830
Box   5
Folder   4
Correspondence, 1966-1969
Box   5
Folder   5
Perry Wolff notes
Box   5
Folder   6
Transcripts of Barzini tapes, 1966
Box   5
Folder   7-9
Drafts of Act I-III, 1966
Box   5
Folder   10
Final transcript, 1967 January 17
Box   5
Folder   11
Reviews
DC 705-DC 706
Films
VBB 591
Videotape
The Japanese
Mss 830
Box   5
Folder   12
Transcripts, 1969 April 23
DC 709-DC 710
Films
VBB 595
Videotape
John F. Kennedy
Mss 830
Box   5
Folder   13
Transcript, 1964 May 29
Julliard and Beyond: A Life in Music
Box   5
Folder   14
Transcript, 1982 July 24
VBB 533
Videotape
Kamikaze (Film d'Art-Irja Films/CBS)
Mss 830
Box   5
Folder   15
Correspondence, 1962
Box   5
Folder   16
Typed script draft, circa 1960
Box   5
Folder   17-18
Transcripts by Perry Wolff (English, French), circa 1960
Box   5
Folder   19
Shot sheets, circa 1961
Box   5
Folder   20
Laboratory list of materials used
Box   5
Folder   21
Poster designs (also Smashing of the Reich)
Box   5
Folder   22
Reviews (also Smashing of the Reich)
VBB 556-VBB 557
Videotapes
Law and Lee Oswald
Mss 830
Box   6
Folder   1
Transcript, 1963 December 29
Lord of the Air
Box   6
Folder   2
Treatment, undated
Misunderstanding China
Box   6
Folder   3
Transcript, 1972 February 20
VBB 551
Videotape
Moby Dick
Mss 830
Box   6
Folder   4
Transcript, 1969 March 25
Money Talks
Box   6
Folder   5
Printed transcripts, 1962
The Moon Above, the Earth Below
Box   6
Folder   6
Printed transcript, 1989 July 13
Box   6
Folder   7
Reviews
VBB 520-VBB 521
Videotapes
Mr. Rooney Goes to Washington
Mss 830
Box   6
Folder   8
Transcript, 1975 January 26
Mr. Rooney Goes to Work
Box   6
Folder   9
Transcript, 1977 July 5
New Voices in the South
Box   6
Folder   10
Transcript, 1971 March 9
1945
Box   6
Folder   11
Transcript, 1965 April 26
VBB 554
Videotape
1968
Draft material
Mss 830
Box   6
Folder   12
“Tease”
Box   6
Folder   13
“Black Act”
Box   6
Folder   14
“Chicago”
Box   6
Folder   15
“Generation Gap”
Box   6
Folder   16
“LBJ and Vietnam”
Box   6
Folder   17
“Political Act/Kennedy Style”
Box   6
Folder   18
“Postscript”
Box   6
Folder   19
Transcript, 1978 August 25
VBB 508-VBB 509
Videotapes
“1968 Revealed”
Mss 830
Box   7
Folder   1
Transcript, circa 1978
Of Black America: Lost, Stolen, or Strayed
Introduction
Box   7
Folder   2
Transcripts, 1968 July 2
Box   7
Folder   3
Review
PH Mss 830
Photographs
DC 702-DC 703
Films
VBB 603
Videotape
“The Black Soldier”
Mss 830
Box   7
Folder   4
Transcript, 1968 July 9
Box   7
Folder   5
Review
“Black World”
Box   7
Folder   6
Transcript, 1968 July 16
“Body and Soul”
Box   7
Folder   7
Transcript, 1968 July 30
“The Heritage of Slavery”
Box   7
Folder   8
Transcript, 1968 August 13
“In Search of a Past”
Box   7
Folder   9
Transcript, 1968 August 20
“Portrait in Black and White”
Box   7
Folder   10
Transcript by Perry Wolff, Paul Loewenwarter, Jay McMullen, 1968 September 2
Our Friends, the French
Box   7
Folder   11
Transcript, 1966 March 8
VBB 553
Videotape
Our Friends, the Germans
Mss 830
Box   7
Folder   12
Transcript, 1982 June 9
VBB 535
Videotape
Pablo Picasso: A Retrospective
Mss 830
Box   7
Folder   13
Transcript, 1982 March 27
Box   7
Folder   14
Interview with Perry Wolff, 1982
Box   7
Folder   15
Brochure regarding Perry Wolff lecture at Metropolitan, 1984
VBB 534
Videotape
Presidents and Assassins
Mss 830
Box   7
Folder   16
Mimeo script by Perry Wolff, 1963 November 25
The Quiet Answer (WBBM)
Box   7
Folder   17-22
Transcripts 1, 3-7, 1950
The Roots of Freedom
“The Golden Age of Greece”
Box   7
Folder   23
Script by Perry Wolff, circa 1963 September 22
“The Defense of Rome”
Box   7
Folder   24
Transcript by Perry Wolff, 1964 June 3
“Roman Comedy”
Box   7
Folder   25
Draft script by Perry Wolff (unproduced), undated
The Savage Heart - A Conversation with Eric Hoffer
Box   7
Folder   26
Transcript, 1969 January 28
VBB 592
Videotape
Secret Intelligence
Mss 830
Box   7
Folder   27
“101,” Mimeo script, 1957 November 4
Smashing of the Reich (“The Unknown War”)
Box   7
Folder   28
Treatment, circa 1959
VBB 558-VBB 559
Videotapes
Solitaire
Mss 830
Box   7
Folder   29
“The Defector,” Mimeo script, 1959 March 26
The Stranger
Box   8
Folder   1
Correspondence, 1959
Box   8
Folder   2
Treatments with annotations, 1959
Tale of Two Irelands
Box   8
Folder   3
Transcript, 1975 August 3
Terror in the Promised Land (ABC News)
Box   8
Folder   4
Transcript, 1978 October 30 (ABC)
Box   8
Folder   4
Correspondence
Box   8
Folder   4
Reviews
VBB 564
Videotape
A Tour of the White House With Mrs. John F. Kennedy
Mss 830
Box   8
Folder   5
Correspondence, 1963-1966
Box   8
Folder   6-7
Draft script material
Box   8
Folder   8
Transcript, 1962 February 14
Box   8
Folder   9
Reviews
PH Mss 830
Photographs
Mss 830
Box   8
Folder   10
Book and announcement, 1962
VBB 593
Videotape
Twenty Years on the Road with Charles Kuralt
Mss 830
Box   8
Folder   11
Transcript, 1987 June 17
VBB 527
Videotape
The Untouchables (WBBM)
Mss 830
Box   8
Folder   12
Transcript, 1951
Voices from the Russian Underground
Box   8
Folder   13
Transcript, 1970 July 28
VBB 596
Videotape
What's New at School
Mss 830
Box   8
Folder   14
Transcript, 1972 April 18
When Television Was Young
Box   8
Folder   15
Transcript, 1977 April 28
VBB 505-VBB 506
Videotapes
Who, What, When, Where, Why
Mss 830
“Back on the Road with Charles Kuralt”
Box   8
Folder   16
Transcript, 1969 January 14
“Once Upon a Wall: The Great Age of Fresco”
Box   8
Folder   17
Transcript, 1969 March 11
DC 704
Film
VBB 602
Videotape