In the event of a government shutdown, American History will remain OPEN through at least Saturday, October 7, by using prior year funds. Visit for updates.

Gone With the Wind Paint Book

Gone With the Wind Paint Book

Usage conditions apply
Gone With the Wind Paint Book: Pictures of the Old South from the Screenplay. The Merrill Publishing Company published this 44-page paint book that includes pictures and texts of the movie set and typical "costumes, people and plantations of the Historic South." Copious notes were also made by the book's owner in black ink, inside front and back covers, about the film stars.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Paint Book
Date made
associated institution
Leigh, Vivien
McQueen, Butterfly
Gable, Clark
Merrill Publishing Company
Merrill Publishing Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
overall: 15 in x 10 in; 38.1 cm x 25.4 cm
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Donald E. Grepke in memory of Carolyn Grepke
Motion Pictures
Gone With the Wind
Civil War
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Movie Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Note: Comment submission is temporarily unavailable while we make improvements to the site. We apologize for the interruption. If you have a question relating to the museum's collections, please first check our Collections FAQ. If you require a personal response, please use our Contact page.