Culver City, CA: Loew's Incorporated, 1951. Draft script for the 1952 film. Script department copy, stamped as COMPLETE and RERUN JAN 3, 1952. With 94 small, borderless reference photographs tipped on the versos of script pages, and 23 additional photographs of the cast and crew on the set tipped on blank pages inserted after the end of the script, dated between March 27 and May 12, 1952. Also bound in is a 25 page appendix detailing historical information about the pilgrims, their ship, and voyage.
Based on the 1950 novel "The Voyage of the Mayflower" by Ernest Gebler, a fictionalized account of the journey of the Mayflower from England to North America. Winner of an Academy Award.
Yellow titled wrappers, rubber-stamped copy No. 68 and production No. 1552, dated 12/18/51, with credits for director Clarence Brown and screenwriter Helen Deutsch. Distribution label present on the front wrapper, with receipt removed. 187 leaves, with last page of text numbered 131. Mimeograph duplication, rectos only, with white, yellow, and pink revision pages throughout, dated variously between 10-9-50 and 4-16-52. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good, bound with two gold brads.
Reference photographs between 2.25 x 2.25 and 4.5 x 3.5 inches, on the set photographs 5 x 4 inches. Generally Very Good plus to Near Fine.