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Dailey Paskman papers

 Collection — Box: 683
Identifier: MSS 87-20

Scope and Contents

Collection contains original draft, typescript, script and microfilm of "Yama Yama Girl," as well as carbon copies of agreements between Dailey Paskman and Loew's Inc. (producer) for "Yama Yama Girl" and Hope Davis Gehrig for the "Bessie McCoy Story."


  • Created: 1943-1944
  • Other: Date acquired: 09/01/1987

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Biographical or Historical Information

Dailey Paskman purchased the rights to write the life story of Richard Harding Davis and Bessie McCoy Davis. Paskman produced a story, "The Yama Yama Girl."


5.00 items

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Source of Acquisition

Purchased at request of Dr. Joseph McElrath

Processing Information

Processed October 1987.

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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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