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Created by:
Warner Bros. Pictures, American, founded 1923  Search this
Distributed by:
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Gordon Parks, American, 1912 - 2006  Search this
Kyle Johnson, American, born 1951  Search this
ink on paper (fiber product)
H x W: 10 15/16 × 13 15/16 in. (27.8 × 35.4 cm)
lobby cards
Place depicted:
Kansas, United States, North and Central America
Lobby card for the 1969 movie The Learning Tree by Gordon Parks. The card features a large color image from the film with black bands running vertically along the left side and horizontally across the bottom of the card. The image depicts a courtroom scene with a man (Dana Elcor) in a sheriff's uniform sitting in the witness stand. A white-haired older man leans on the rail in front of the witness stand and a judge overlooks both men from the bench. Below the image and to the left is [THE LEARNING TREE] in decorative pink font with last 'T' white and resembling a tree. Below this in small white type is [A film by Gordon Parks based on his novel.]. Along the bottom of the black band is casting and production information. Along the very bottom edge of the card is a copyright notice: [COPYRIGHT 1969 WARNER BROS. - SEVEN ARTS, INC.] and a licensing note from National Screen Service Corp.
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
American West  Search this
Film  Search this
Identity  Search this
Literature  Search this
Men  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Restrictions & Rights:
© 1969 Warner Bros. - Seven Arts., Inc
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National Museum of African American History and Culture