Lamar Trotti screenplays

Lamar Trotti screenplays

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Trotti, Lamar, 1900-1952
Title: Lamar Trotti screenplays
Dates: 1930, 1939-1951
Quantity: 1.5 Linear feet 3 boxes
Coll. Number: ms2499

Biographical/Historical Note

Lamar Jefferson Trotti (1900-1952) was a screenwriter, born in Atlanta, Georgia.

For more information, see the article "Lamar Trotti (1900-1952)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of seven screenplays by Lamar Trotti from 1939-1951. Some of the screenplays contain production photographs from their motion pictures. The collection also includes Fragments From the Life of a Lady by Emma Dineen Trotti.

Index Terms

Motion pictures--United States.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Lamar Trotti screenplays, ms2499, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Other Finding Aids note

The accompanying copy of A survey of the Screenplays Written by Lamar Trotti with Emphasis on Their Acceptance by Professional and Non-professional Groups by Maynard Tereba Smith was cataloged separately and can be requested through GIL. The call number is Hargrett Manuscripts PN1998.3.T71 S61 1953a.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11 The Razor's Edge with production photographs, 1946
Mother Wore Tights with production photographs, 1947
Young Mr. Lincoln with production photographs, 1939
21 Burlesque with production photographs from the motion picture When My Baby Smiles At Me and Burlesque, 1948
The Jane Froman Story with production photographs from the motion picture With A Song in My Heart , 1951
Yellow Sky bound with The Screen Writers’ Guild Award letter to Trotti for his contribution to Yellow Sky the best written Western in 1949, 1948-1949
31 Wilson, 1944
Will You Love Me In December?, 1950
Fragments From the Life of a Lady by Emma Dineen Trotti, 1930