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Humphrey W. Leynse Collection
Films and Papers, 1916-1977


DESCRIPTIVE INFORMATION
SERIES 1
SERIES 2

SERIES 3-5

SERIES LIST

Series 3 through 5 and associated subseries are housed in the following containers:

Container
Series
Series 3. Photographs, 1931-1962, nd
104-106Subseries 3.1 Prints and negatives
107-110Subseries 3.2 Glass Transparencies
111Subseries 3.3 Transparencies (2 x 2)
112Subseries 3.4 Prints (includes Oversize)
Series 4. Miscellaneous Papers, 1916-1977, nd
113-126Subseries 4.1 Clippings, 1916-1976
126-129Subseries 4.2 Oceania Productions, 1954-1973
129-131Subseries 4.3 Writings for Publication, 1945-1975
131-134Subseries 4.4 Washington State University, 1908-1977
134-138Subseries 4.5 Film-Related Material, 1957-1976
138-139Subseries 4.6 Personal Papers, 1921-1971
140Subseries 4.7 Card File, nd
141-142Series 5. Memorabilia, 1930-1976, nd


CONTAINER LIST

Series 3: Photographs, 1931-1962, nd

 Container FolderDescription Items
Subseries 3.1: Prints and negatives
1041Box of colored slides on Micronesia, "snap-it," w/letterhead paper, Marshall Islands, n.d.49
2Roll of film in small kodak container, n.d.1
3Photographs, b&w: Kobe area, Japan, n.d.5
4Small yellow boxes of color transparencies:6
5a. Korean mask-dances, 1962, prod. Seoul, Korea22
6

b. Sangram Motion Picture Production Center, 1962, prod. Seoul,

Korea (USIS) [photo of USIS Motion Picture Production Center]

14
7c. Litany of Hope shooting, Soraksan: Korean archery, May, 196211
8d. Seoul and environs, May, 1962 (11)
9e. Easter 1962, Sangnam; old woman dancing, Chungmu, April, 196211
10f. Corvenia, fishing, May, 19629
11Photographs, b&w: China scenes, Leynse family members at Chinese landmarks and other places they visited, one studio portrait, 1931, n.d.89
12Photographs: China scenes; landscapes, temples, people, 5 color, 24 b&w, n.d.29
13Prints: Chinese artwork, b&w, n.d.5
14Postcards, China, 5 color, 26 b&w, n.d.31
15Pictures in clippings, 2 color, 1 b&w, n.d.3
16Large cards, 14 color, 4 b&w, Japan, China, n.d.23
17Color slides from China and Korea, 1930s, 5 flats5
1051 of 114" 35mm. negatives (in mylar strips), various subjects, n.d.15
1061Small negs, Peiling Murkdon Photographs Studio, w/folder for holding negs.10
2Small albums of negs., marked A-F (lacking B), 1950s, 1961, 1962, n.d.5
3a. California, Hawaii, South Pacific Islands., 1951-52
4c. California, Hong Kong, 1954-55; Hong Kong, Macau, 1954-56
5d. Singapore, 1957; Djakarta, 1958; Bali, 1959; Maui, Japan, Korea, 1960
6e. Japan, Korea, some shots for USIS-Korea films, 1961
7f. Korea: family shots and shots for USIS-Korea films, 1961-1962
8Black 5x6" album of 3 ½ x 2 ½ and 35mm. negatives with H. Leynse’s name written on the inside cover. Negatives arranged by country, most described: Honolulu, U.S.A., France, Belgium, Holland, China. Contains images of family, friends, places the Leynses visited when H. Leynse was a child.1
9Small metal canisters w/rolls of film negs; most unidentified, some of China21
Subseries 3.2: Glass Transparencies
106(Wooden boxes (4), black case (1) holding glass transparencies, China)5
107Temples, crafts, food preparation, agriculture, fishing, trade:
Color, 4 x 341
B&w 3 ¼" square (Great Wall)3
Color 3 ¼" square, temples, gods, n.d.3
108

Images of traveling: rivers, boats, and transporting luggage: Color,

4 x 3, n.d.

55
109Photos regarding evangelism in China, cultural scenes, b&w drawings, n.d.:
Color, 4x354
Color 3 ¼" square11
B&w 3 ¼" square5
110China missions or Chinese life; landmarks and people in Peking area:
B&w and color, 3 ¼"square56
Color, 2" square, n.d.3
Subseries 3.3: Transparencies (2x2)
111Case: General description on inside covers; temples, Buddhas, series with title slide labeled: "An Opium Den in Peking Photographed by Waldo Leynse," b&w and color, 2x2, n.d.200
Subseries 3.4: Prints (including oversize in mapcase)
112Pieces of artwork; includes prints, original artwork (all n.d.), and pages from book Peking the Beautiful, 192716

Series 4: Miscellaneous Papers, 1916-1977, nd

 Container FolderDescription Items
Subseries 4.1: Clippings, 1916-1979)
The Film Industry
1131Aa-Ak, 1972-197718
2Al-Az, 1970-197743
3Academy Awards, 1971-197720
4Allen, Woody, 1973-19767
5Animation, 1972-197720
6Asian films, 1971-197611
7Australia, 1972-197640
8Bali, 1968-19717
9Ba-Bk, 1971-197741
10B1-Bz, 1971-197745
11Bergman, Ingmar, 1970-197616
12Bertolucci, Bernardo,,1971-19778
13Black Films, 1971-197620
14Bogart, Humphrey, 1973-19776
1141Brando, Marlon, 1973-197621
2British Films, 1972-19748
3Bunuel, Luis, 1973-197628
4Ca-Ck, 1963, 1971-197671
5C1-Cz, 1971-197881
6Canada, 1971-1976295
7Cannes Film Festival, 1971-197735
8Capra, Frank, 1971-197713
1151Censorship, 1973-197558
2Chabrol, Claude, 1970-19767
3Chaplin, Charlie, 1971-197581
4China, 1972-1977118
5China, 1945-197898
6China, 1945-1978 (cont.)55
7Comedy, 1975-197615
8Coppola, Francis Ford, 1974-197611
9Costa-Gavras, Constantin, 1971-197618
10Criticism, 1970-1977106
11D, 1971-1977103
1161Documentary, 1949-1957, 1974-1977138
2Documentary, photographs, 19733
3E, 1970-197697
4Eastman-Kodak, n.d.10
5Ethnographic, 1970-197693
6Europe, 1971-197349
7F, 1970-1977112
8Fellini, Frederico,, 1974-197718
9Ford, John, 1971-197638
10France, 1972-197611
11G, 1970-197781
12Germany, 1972-197732
13Griffith, David W., 1926, 1972-197541
14H, 1971-1977127
1171Hitchcock, 1971-197544
2Hollywood,, 1971-197754
3Hong Kong, 1960-197683
4Horror films, 1973-197615
5I, 1972-197638
6India, 1972-1976100
7Indonesia, 1957-1977183
8J, 1973-197638
1181Japan, 1971-1977167
2Japan, 1971-1977 (cont.)52
3Japanese film, 1974121
4K, 1971-1977104
5Korea, 1968-197612
6Korea, 1968-1976 (cont.)44
7L, 1936, 1972-197796
8Ma-Mk, 1971-1977163
9Micronesia, 1969-197528
10Ml-Mz, 1973-197677
11N, 1971-197688
12O, 1970-197658
13Pacific, 1969-1967111
14Pa-Pk, 1971-197682
15Pl-Pz, 1973-197795
16Philippines, 1973-197540
17Protest/propaganda films, 1973-197544
18Q-Rk, 1969, 1972-1976104
19R1-Rz, 1942, 1972-197688
1191Sa-Sk, 1971-197684
2S1-Sz, 1960-1976129
3Scorsese, Martin, 1975-197635
4Scripting, 1972-1977110
5The Seventies, 1970-197990
6Singapore, 1973-19756
7The Sixties, 1960-19693
8Southeast Asia, 1970-197616
9Stars, 1973-197620
10Sweden, 1975100
11T, 1934 -197675
12Taiwan, 1968-197719
13Taiwan, 1968-1977 (cont.)18
1201Teaching film, 1971-1976 189
2Television, 1974-197679
3Thailand, 1971-197514
4Truffaut, Francois, 1970-197621
5U-V, 1971-197662
6Ullman, Liv, 1974-197719
7United States Government Film, USIA, 1971-197648
8Vietnam, 19713
9Violence in films, 1972-197718
10Wa-Wk, 1971-197680
11W1-Z, 1973-197746
12Warhol, Andy, 1974-197515
13Welles, Orson, 1971-197516
14Wertmuller, Lina, 1975-197716
15Wilder, Gene, 19757
16Wiseman, Frederick, 1971-197727
1211Women directors in films, 1972-197651
2Clippings, 1972-1977159
Movies
3Aa-Am, 1934-197651
4An-Az, 1970-197669
5A11 the President’s Men, 197645
6Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore, 197516
7American Graffiti, 197333
8Ba-Bk, 1927-1976121
9B1-Bz, 1959-1976 (with photos)102
10Barry Lyndon, 1975-197626
11Biographical Films, 1975-197619
12Ca-Cg, 1967-197671
13Ca-Cg, 1967-1976: photographs1
14Cg-Ck, 1971-197439
15Cl-Cn, 1971-197684
1221Co-Cz, 1971-197696
2Co-Cz, 1971-1976: photographs1
3Citizen Kane, 1971-197294
4Chaplin Films, 19738
5Cries and Whispers, 197333
6Da-Dk, 1972-1976108
7Di-Doo, 1971-197584
8Dop-Em, 1967-1975120
9En-Ez, 1966-197476
10Fa-Fm, 1967-197670
11Fn-Fz, 1953-1977104
12Fn-Fz, 1953-1977: photographs1
1231G, 1941, 1970-1976142
2Godfather, I and II, The, 1971-197520
3Gone With the Wind, 1940, 1973-197638
4H, 1971-1975116
5H, 1971-1975: photographs1
6I, 1916-197578
7J, 1934-197586
8K, 1973-1976: photographs
9K, 1973-197675
10La-Ld, 1952-197677
11Le-Lk, 1941-197559
12Ll-Lz, 1963-1975119
13Last Laugh, The, 192421
14Last Picture Show, The, 197121
15Last Tango in Paris, The, 197338
1241Ma-Md, 1941-1976165
2Me-Mk, 1926-197661
3M1-Mz, 1925-197592
4M1-Mz, 1925-1975: photographs1
5Magic Flute, The, 197515
6N, 1946-197697
7N, 1946-1976: photographs1
1251O, 1954-1976 (w/3 photos)107
2Pa-Pm, 1941-197580
3Pa-Pm, 1941-1975: photographs1
4Pn-Pz, 1926-197760
5Q-Rm, 1950-1975 (w/8 photos)95
6Rn-Rz, 1939-197699
7Sa-Sez, 1926-1976118
8Sh-Sk, 1930-197687
9Sh-Sk, 1930-1976: photographs, postcards10
10Sl-Sq, 1937-1977118
11Sr-Sz, 1939, 1971-1976152
1261Ta-Tk, 1951, 1971-1976105
2T1-Tz, 1970-197685
3Taiwan Film, 1976-197810
4U, 1972-197648
5V, 1958-197528
6Wa-We, 1971-197676
7Wf-Wz, 1957-1977111
8XYZ, 1942-197546
9Clippings, 1977-197971
Subseries 4.2: Oceania Productions, 1954-1973
Chronology
10Oceania Productions, n.d.12
11Oceania Productions, 1954-1955: closed accounts211
12Oceania Productions, 1961-1965120
13Oceania Productions, 1961-1965, n.d.: photographs13
1271Oceania Productions, 1965226
2Oceania Productions, 1966230
3Oceania Productions, 1967101
4Oceania Productions, 1968127
5Oceania Productions, 1969267
6Oceania Productions, 1969, Sumodo78
1281Oceania Productions, 1969, Sumodo (articles collected by Judith Leynse, 1984-1985)6
2Oceania Productions, 1970138
3Oceania Productions, 1971339
4Oceania Productions, 1972227
5Oceania Productions, 1973130
Brochures and Pamphlets
1291Oceania Productions, Film brochures, n.d.10
2Photoprints for Micronesia pamphlet, n.d.9
Subseries 4.3: Writings for Publication, 1945-1975
Short Story Manuscripts and Magazine Articles
3"Chinese Parade on Leyte," 19453
4"Food for Kili," 195216
5"The Great Wall," 197224
6"Legends," n.d.86
7Leynse articles, 1951 and 19752
8"The Lure of the Frontier," n.d.49
9Manuscripts from Manila, Philippines, 1945, 1946, n.d.76
10Photographs, Manila, Philippines, ca. 1943-194510
11"Porto," 194970
12"Puppet Yesterday¾ President Tomorrow?," 194929
13"Shunkin" (Film Treatment), 1970, n.d.34
14"Shunkin" (Film Treatment), 197042
15"Smuggled Entry," 195710
16"The Songs of Oak Mountain," 195644
17"Three Blind Mice," n.d.178
18"Three Blind Mice," photographs, 1943, n.d.9
Book Materials: Selected Short Subjects
1301Asian film, 1973-197477
2Author’s page proof, 197485
3Bibliography, 19744
4Copy, printed, 197480
5Draft, 197490
6Draft, 197485
7First copy, 197491
8First draft, 1974108
9Flaherty, Robert, 197466
10Graphics, n.d.16
11Propaganda, 197435
Subseries 4.4: Washington State University, 1908-1977
Classes
1311Sources, n.d.50
2Communications 323, 1972-1974126
3Communications 323, Fall 19759
4Communications 323, Spring 1976106
5Communications 323, Fall 197641
6Communications 323, Spring 197735
7Communications 323 - Film criticism folder readings, 1948, 1973-197623
8Communications 323 - Masters of Cinema, Spring 197592
9Communications 323 - Statistically reliable test questions, 1976-19774
10Communications 333 and 416, 1975, n.d.4
11Communications 333 – Film criticism 1971-1976103
12Communications 323 - Historical film criticism (1908-1922), n.d.36
1321Communications 340, 1972-1973111
2Communications 357, n.d.12
3Communications 363, articles on scriptwriting, 1974-197593
4Communications 393, The American Film, Spring 197776
5Film criticism class, 1975, photographs1
6Correspondence, Frank Capra, letter, photograph, card, March 22, 19773
Communications 475-3, 1970-1976
1331Asian film clippings, 1970-1975123
2Asian films, Spring 1976125
3Folder readings, documentary, 1949-1976110
4Folder readings, documentary, 1970-1976109
5The Documentary, Fall 1976108
6Film seminar, Spring 197575
7Film clips, 1976, n.d.19
8Lecture materials, 1954-1961, n.d.17
9Movie goers, 1976-19773
Reserve Material
10Blumer, Ronald, "John Grierson," 19703
11Callenbach, Ernest, "Grierson," 19743
12Corliss, Richard, "Robert Flaherty: The Man in the Iron Myth," 19736
13Dispenza, Joseph, "The March of Time," n.d.5
14Fielding, Raymond, "Time Flickers Out: Notes on the Passing of the March of Time," 19575
15Friedlander, Madeline S., "Challenge for Change: An American View," n.d.4
16Harcourt, Peter, "The Innocent Eye," 1964 6
17Harpole, Charles, "What is Documentary Film?" 19734
18Heider, Karl G., "Ethnographic Films," 19743
19Linton, James, "Moral Dimension in Documentary," 19766
20MacDougal, David, "Prospects of the Ethnographic Film," 197016
21Pryluck, Calvin, "Seeking to Take the Longest Journey: A Conversation with Albert Maysles," 19768
22Pryluck, Calvin, "Ultimatly We Are All Outsiders: The Ethics of Documentary Filming,"197610
23Rickleft, Roger, "One of Russia’s Non-Political Dissidents," 19762
24Ryan, Terry, "The Documentary as Document," n.d.8
25Semsel, George S., "Toward a Personal Documentary," 19715
26Sussex, Elizabeth, "The Golden Years of Grierson," 19726
27Sussex, Elizabeth, "Grierson on Documentary: The Last Interview," 19738
28Swertlow, Frank Sean, "The Policy," 19753
29Weinberg, Herman 0., "The Man with the Movie Camera," n.d.4
30Van Dyke, Willard, "Documentaries of the Thirties," 19733
31Vogel, Amos, "Can We Forget the Evil that She Did," 1973 1 19732
32Zinnemann, Fred, "Remembering Robert Flaherty," n.d.4
1341Washington State University, 1975-1976137
2Washington State University, 1973, photographs, H. Leynse1
3Washington State University, 1975-197691
Subseries 4.5: Film-Related Material, 1957-1976
4Asian Film Festival-Pusan, Korea, 19766
5Asian Film Festival (22nd), cassette tape w/note, June 19762
6California State Polytechnic Film, 197038
7China project, 1971-1973216
8"A Director’s Manual" 1956 (holograph notebook, approx. 500 pp.)1
1351Great Wall, The, narrative script, n.d.6
2Kurosawa, A., 1974-1975174
3Kurosawa, A.,1975131
4Kurosawa, A., 1974-197580
5Litany of Hope, script, n.d.21
6Litany of Hope, photographs, n.d.21
7Micronesia, photographs, 1946, 1948-1949, n.d.50
8Motion picture agreement with United States government, n.d. (ca. 1950s)8
1361Movie equipment, photographs, blueprint, n.d.5
2Narcotics Trade: A pictoral account of a safari to opium hills of Northern Thailand, for Oceania Productions, 195736
3Narcotics Trade: Photographs (negs) taken on location, 1957-1965118
4Subject and descriptive treatments for the film "Opium", n.d.26
5Narcotics Trade: Treatment, footage, and script material, n.d.171
Out There, A Lone Island (Under One Roof):
1371Film treatments, 1966-19671
2Photos, slides, film negs., on location, n.d.153
3Photographs, production stills, n.d.83
4Recording assignments (books), 1966-1968, n.d.2
5Revisions in shooting and sound, 1968-19691
6Shipping notices, 1967-196855
7Shooting script, n.d.1
8Correspondence, 1971 (w/film negs.) (added 9-29-91)7
1381Sound effects script, n.d. (301 pp. notebook)1
2Clippings, promotion, 1966-197074
3Ullung-Do, 1964-1976135
4President Sukarno's tour through Indonesia, 195918
5President Sukarno and H. Leynse, photographs, 19595
6Production ideas, 1966-197354
Subseries 4.6: Personal Papers, 1921-1971
7 Biographical information, 1921-19639
 8 Biographical information, photographs, H. Leynse, n.d. 1
 9 Chinese and Korean documents, 1962, n.d 3
 10 Correspondence, general, 1945-1971 137
 11 Correspondence, photographs accompanying, n.d. (ca. 1965, Korea) 4
 12 Foundations, 1964-1965, n.d. 73
 1 Korean language material, n.d. 193
 2 Lecture: "Majuro: An Atoll," n.d. 16
 3 Peking American School, 1966 12
 4 Recommendations, 1963-1970 11
 5 Travel orders and vouchers, 1959-1966 287
 6 WSU Anthropology 530: "Ethnography of Mainland China," class notes, 1971
Subseries 4.7: Card File
9 Boxes (eight wood, one metal) containing lecture notes on notecards, handwritten, n.d.
1401 The American Film
2The Asian Film
3Film Criticism
4Film Production Notes
5Film Scripting
6Masters of the Cinema, A-H
7Masters of the Cinema, I-Z
8Masters of the Cinema
9Photo Communication
Series 5: Memorabilia, 1930-1976, n.d.
1411H. Leynse Medal, Asian Film Festival, 19761
2Notebook with Chinese/English military terms, n.d.1
3Small cards, n.d.3
4Color cards, n.d.3
5Cut-outs, Chinese deities, n.d.; one miniature calendar, 19393
6Puppets (painted cardboard?), n.d.; small Chinese cards, n.d.5
7Sheet poetry, printed by Women’s Club, 1930-19311
8Sheets stationery with color prints, n.d.3
9Addresses: loose sheet, in English/Chinese, n.d.1
Brown address book, n.d.1
Found in address book: letter, cards of introduction, November 15 1943, NY; Peking, n.d.1, 3
10Prints on cards, n.d.; calendar with notes, 19564, 1
11Title graphics from various films, n.d., Oceania Productions
12Pencil sketches, selected short subjects: John Grierson, Robert Flaherty (1946), Leni Riefenstahl, Akira Kurosawa, Satyajit Ray, Frank Capra6
1421Small brown leather case with seeds1
2Small metal box, Small metal rods1,3
3Patches from Leynse’s military service, 1943-1945, CIC Counter-Intelligence4
4Small scroll, n.d.1
5Original box for seals and stamps above from Oceania Productions1
6Wood, rubber, metal stamps from Oceania Productions; negative strip; contact prints, n.d.1,4
Small round container1


DESCRIPTIVE INFORMATION
SERIES 1
SERIES 2