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Motion picture industry -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 160 Collections and/or Records:

Advanced Projects Corporation records, 1966-1972

 Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 12
Scope and Contents

Contains records of the Advanced Projects Corporation. Includes correspondence and financial records documenting work on the development of three-dimensional television and other technologies. Materials date from 1966 to 1972.

Dates: Other: 1966-1972

Claire Lee Chennault writings, 1935-1958

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 6 Sub-Series B Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents

Subseries contains articles and other works written by Chennault, and associated materials. Items date from between 1935 and 1958.

Dates: Other: 1935-1958

Cooper family certificates, passports, and other material, 1924-1980

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains certificates, awards, assports, photographs, and other materials related to Merian C. Cooper and his family, dating from 1924 to 1980. Includes original documents and photocopies.

Dates: 1924-1980

Cooper family genealogy records, approximately 1944-1977

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1 Sub-Series A Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Subseries contains genealogical information about the Cooper and Woodson families, including correspondence and lists. Materials date from approximately 1944 to 1972.

Dates: approximately 1944-1977

Cooper family records, 1924-1972

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1 Sub-Series A
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, clippings, and photographs related to Cooper's family. Includes genealogical information, as well as materials on his wife and children. Materials date from 1924 to 1972.

Dates: 1924-1972

Cooper family records, approximately 1922-1967

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 1 Sub-Series A Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, articles, clippings, and an obituary related to the Cooper family. Materials date from 1922 to 1967.

Dates: approximately 1922-1967

Merian C. Cooper papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2008
Overview The Merian C. Cooper papers cover virtually every aspect of Cooper's life and his varied careers. The papers provide valuable information on documentary and feature motion picture production in the United States from the mid-1920s through the early 1950s, as well as information on world exploration, the United States Air Force (particularly during World War II), and early television. Several Cooper projects that never came to fruition are also documented, especially his unproduced film...
Dates: 1921-1977

James V. D'Arc speech

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230315175]
Identifier: MSS SC 1716
Scope and Contents

Cassette audiotape and typewritten transcript of speech. D'Arc talks about art and motion pictures and their meaning to humanity from a Mormon perspective.

Dates: 1977

Dorothy Jordan papers, undated

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 8 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains clippings, motion picture advertising, photographs, sound recordings, and other material by Jordan. Items primarily document Jordan's film career, and date from the 1920s and 1930s.

Dates: Other: undated

Dorothy Jordan photographs, 1920-1939

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 8 Sub-Series 4 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Subseries contains publicity stills and portraits of Jordan, including several by Clarence Sinclair Bull and George Hurrell. Photographs date from the 1920s and 1930s.

Dates: Other: 1920-1939