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Distributed by:
Louis de Rochemont Associates, American, founded 1947  Search this
Subject of:
Louis De Rochemont, American, 1899 - 1978  Search this
Beatrice Pearson, American, 1920 - 1986  Search this
Melchor Gaston Ferrer, American, 1917 - 2008  Search this
Alfred L. Werker, American, 1896 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 7/8 × 13 7/8 in. (27.6 × 35.3 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1949
Description:
This lobby card for Lost Boundaries has a rectangular image in the upper right quadrant. It depicts a man in the image looking down at his hands. Above him are three heads looking in different directions. Within the picture on the lobby card in the bottom left corner it reads "A/ drama of/ real life from/ The Readers Digest/ 20 Pages That Shocked the World!" Outside of the image and in the left border of the lobby card it reads "For/Twenty/Tormenting/ Years/ They/ Lived/ A/ Lie!/ Lost/ Boundaries" On the back of the lobby card in the bottom left hand corner it reads "Property of N.S.S. Corp./ May be distributed only/ Poster companies/ Licensed by N.S.S/ 12."
Transcription Center Status:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Colorism  Search this
Film  Search this
Identity  Search this
Independent films  Search this
U.S. History, 1945-1953  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.123.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
A Cinema Apart: African American Film Memorabilia (Larry Richards Collection)
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd513d1fa74-ee20-42a5-9837-272aec989b5f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.123.1