Hal Cooper Papers (1938-2003, bulk 1970-1990)
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Summary Information

Title: Hal Cooper Papers
Creator: Cooper, Hal, 1923-
Inclusive dates: 1938-2003
Bulk dates: 1970-1990
Extent: 12 linear feet
Abstract:
The Hal Cooper Papers consists of 48 scripts for television shows that he directed and sometimes produced, including the Dick Van Dyke Show , Death Valley Days , The Courtship of Eddie's Father , Mayberry RFD , and That Girl . He was most known for his work with I Dream of Jeannie (1965-69), and Maude (1972-78). The scripts detail the development of the sitcom in the television industry. Additional material includes an extensive oral history interview and material that relates to the sitcoms, as well as to Hal Cooper’s early career and the career of his first wife, Pat Meikle.
Call number: Cooper
Language: The material is in English.
Repository: University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center), Screen Arts Mavericks & Makers