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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 note 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

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

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, undated

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

Dorothy Jordan sheet music, undated

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 8 Sub-Series 4 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Subseries contains sheet music collected by Jordan, including pieces from films in which she performed. Materials date from between 1929 and 1930.
Dates: Other: undated

Dorothy Jordan sound recordings, undated

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 13 Sub-Series A Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains audio recordings of personal messages and readings between Cooper and his wife, Dorothy Jordan, and his children.
Dates: Other: undated

Dorothy Jordan sound recordings, undated

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 8 Sub-Series 4 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: 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

Dean Jagger letters and articles

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230312842]
Identifier: MSS SC 1531
Scope and Contents Items relating to the life and career of Dean Jagger. The collection includes fan letters, printed reviews, biographical articles, and various other items relating to Jagger and the film and television industry.
Dates: 1939-1979

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