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Touch of Evil, pressbook, 1958

 Part of Collection — Box: 95 (Oversize)
Call Number: WA MSS S-2730

Scope and Contents

Contains a pressbook for the film from writer-director-star Orson Welles. This film is now considered a masterpiece within the noir canon, and also stars Charlton Heston and Janet Leigh.


  • 1958

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection: The materials are open for research.

Box 50 (sound recording): Use of originals is restricted. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.

Box 60 (computer disks): Restricted fragile material. Reference copies of electronic files may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Part of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Repository

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