Guide to the Nathan C. Goldstone Papers
circa 1935-1965

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Goldstone, Nathan C.
Title: Nathan C. Goldstone papers
Dates: circa 1935-1965 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 0.5 linear feet (1 container)
Collection Number: Ax 390
Summary: Collection comprises literary properties of Nathan C. Goldstone and the Goldstone-Tobias Agency, Inc. Properties include screenplays, screen treatments, and other works by Houston Branch, Howard Fast, Paul Gaer, David Martin, Alden Nash and Mary Loos Sale.
Repository: University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
Contact Information: UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
Languages: Collection materials are in English. 
Sponsor: Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Historical Note

Nathan C. Goldstone (1904-1966) was a senior member of the Goldstone-Tobias Agency, Inc., founded in 1932 in Beverly Hills, California.

Content Description

Collection comprises screenplays, screen treatments, and other literary properties.

N. C. Goldstone was senior member of the Goldstone-Tobias Agency, Inc., Beverly Hills, California, founded in 1932.

The properties include: screenplay, "The Winner," by Houston Branch; novel, "The Republic of Irving," by Howard Fast; screenplay, "The Phantom Strikes," by Paul Gaer; novel, "The King Between," by David Martin; screen adaptation, "The Delightful Defector," by Alden Nash; screen treatment, "Puccini," by Mary Loos Sale.

Agency rights to these properties are held by Mrs. Nathan C. Goldstone.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Restrictions on Use :  

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Archival may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Preferred Citation :  

[Identification of item], Nathan C. Goldstone Papers, Ax 390, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Processing Note :  

Collection processed by staff.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Literary properties
1 Branch, Houston: The Winner. Screenplay. Carbon, 124 p.
1 Caspary, Vera: False Front. Carbon, page 1 missing, 86 p.
1 Crutcher, Jack: Panama Joe--Script #2--Meet Mr. Panama. Teleplay. Carbon, 31 p.
1 English, Richard and Clavell, James: The Ensign Wore Diapers. Treatment. Carbon, 4 p.
1 Fast, Howard: The Republic of Irving. Novel. Carbon, 139 p.
1 Gaer, Paul: The Phantom Strikes. Screenplay. Pre final 1st draft. 142 p.
1 Goldstone, Nat C.: Bloomer Girls (shooting ideas). Carbon, 3 p.
1 Martin, David: The King Between. Novel. Rough draft with corrections and carbon (223 leaves)
1 Nash, Alden: The Delightful Defector. Treatment (not complete). Screen adaptation with corrections. 222 leaves
1 Roeburt, John: Ruby MacLaine. Screenplay premise. Carbon, 6 p.
1 Sale, Mary Loos: Puccini. Treatment. Carbon, 42 p.
1 Author unknown: Natasha. Draft with corrections, 73 leaves

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  • Personal Names :
  • Branch, Houston, 1905-1968
  • Fast, Howard, 1914-2003
  • Gaer, Paul
  • Martin, David, 1915-
  • Nash, Alden
  • Sale, Mary Loos
  • Subject Terms :
  • Literary agents--United States
    • Form or Genre Terms :
    • Screenplays

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