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Milton and Barbara Merlin Collection

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

Milton and Barbara Merlin worked as writers for radio and television from the early 1940s to the mid 1960s. (Photo right: Milton and Barbara Merlin, with Benita Hume Colman and Ronald Colman.)

This collection contains their papers and scripts:

  • Mr. President (1947-48)
  • Boston Blackie (1944)
  • The Ginny Simms Show (1943-45)
  • Everything for the Boys (1944)
  • The Man Called X (1944-46)
  • Halls of Ivy (1950-52) - their best-known program

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