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Carlton E. Morse Collection

(A finding aid for this collection is available to download in PDF)


Carlton E. Morse was one of the most prolific writers in radio and originated several top series. Picture on the right: Carlton E. Morse (seated, second from right) on the set for One Man's Family.

This collection includes scripts for radio and television series:

  • Capt. Post: Crime Specialist (1930-31)
  • Chinatown Squad (1932)
  • Barbary Coast Nights (1933)
  • I Love A Mystery (1943-44, 1949-52)
  • Adventures By Morse (1944-45)
  • His Honor the Barber (1945-46)
  • I Love Adventure (1948)
  • Slice of Life (1949)
  • Mixed Doubles (1949)
  • One Man's Family (1949, 1951-52)
  • Family Skeleton (1953-54)

This collection also contains memorabilia on Morse's career (awards, clippings, etc.) and production documents.

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