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[Trade catalogs from Urban Motion Picture Industries, Inc.]

Company Name:
Urban Motion Picture Industries, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
spirograph combined camera, projector, and direct viewing motion picture machine ; spirograph accessories
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Irvington-on-Hudson, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Theatre and entertainment supplies  Search this
Topic:
Amusements  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Entertaining  Search this
Photographic industry  Search this
Theaters  Search this
Theatrical paraphernalia  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_44252
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_44252

Go West - Grand Central Terminal Sequence, [script]

Collector:
Marx, Groucho (Julius Henry), 1890-1977 (comedian)  Search this
Names:
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures  Search this
Collection Artist:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Collection Collector:
Marx, Groucho (Julius Henry), 1890-1977 (comedian)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (ink on paper., 11.1" x 8.6")
Container:
Box 6, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Scripts (documents)
Date:
May 20, 1940
Scope and Contents:
Property of Loew's Incorporated - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures.
Local Numbers:
AC0269-0000009 (AC scan)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Reference copies of audiovisual materials must be used. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Fan mail  Search this
Motion picture industry  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scripts (documents)
Collection Citation:
Groucho Marx Collection, 1911-1978, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Groucho Marx Collection
Groucho Marx Collection / Series 3: Scripts and Sketches / Go West (Grand Central Terminal sequence)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f41f5549-76c2-456d-a222-058fdcff2bcb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0269-ref938

National Negro Television, Theatre and Motion Picture Industries

Collection Creator:
Gaskin, Mary  Search this
Gaskin, Leonard, 1920-  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Box 24
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Access and use of audiovisual materials available in the Archives Center reading room or by requesting copies of audiovisual materials at RightsReproductions@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Leonard and Mary Gaskin Papers, 1923-2006, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Leonard Gaskin Papers
Leonard Gaskin Papers / Series 1: Personal Papers, 1937-2006
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f684fed1-89a7-47ea-b48a-9ce72426af66
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0900-ref567

Sam Shain, New York, N.Y. letter to Forbes Watson, Washington, D.C.

Creator:
Shain, Sam  Search this
Watson, Forbes, 1879-1960  Search this
Shain, Sam  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1944 Feb. 27
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10165
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Forbes Watson papers, 1840-1967, bulk 1900-1960
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10165

Tumbleweeds Poster

Depicted:
Hart, William S.  Search this
Referenced:
United Artists  Search this
Maker:
Berkshire Poster Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
manufactured (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 27 1/2 in; 101.6 cm x 69.85 cm
Object Name:
poster
Movie Poster "Tumbleweeds"
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1925
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
West  Search this
ID Number:
PG.005092.A
Catalog number:
5092.A
5092-A
Accession number:
212314
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gatewood W. Dunston Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-3935-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1350924

O'Malley of the Mounted Poster

Depicted:
Hart, William S.  Search this
Physical Description:
manufactured (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 27 1/2 in; 101.6 cm x 69.85 cm
Object Name:
poster
Movie Poster "O'Malley Of The Mounted"
Associated place:
Canada
Date made:
ca 1921
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
ID Number:
PG.005090
Accession number:
212314
Catalog number:
5090
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gatewood W. Dunston Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-94dd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1350865

"Tumbleweeds" Lobby Poster

Depicted:
Hart, William S.  Search this
Physical Description:
manufactured (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 27 in; 55.88 cm x 68.58 cm
Object Name:
poster
Lobby Poster "Tumbleweeds"
Date made:
1925
Subject:
West  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
ID Number:
PG.004987.1
Catalog number:
4987.1
Accession number:
212314
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gatewood W. Dunston Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-b6b7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1350853

The Primal Lure Poster

Depicted:
Hart, William S.  Search this
Physical Description:
manufactured (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 27 1/2 in; 101.6 cm x 69.85 cm
Object Name:
poster
Movie Poster "The Primal Lure"
Date made:
ca 1916
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
ID Number:
PG.005092
Accession number:
212314
Catalog number:
5092
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gatewood W. Dunston Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-b552-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1350907

William S. Hart Poster

Depicted:
Hart, William S.  Search this
Physical Description:
printed (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 27 1/2 in; 101.6 cm x 69.85 cm
Object Name:
poster
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1914-1938
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
West  Search this
ID Number:
PG.005089
Accession number:
212314
Catalog number:
5089
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gatewood W. Dunston Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-b2b8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1350861

Dunston Photographs, Documents, Etc.

Maker:
Dunston, Gatewood W.  Search this
Physical Description:
handmade (overall production method/technique)
Object Name:
Dunston documents
documents
Place made:
United States: Virginia, Norfolk
Date made:
before 1957
Credit Line:
Gatewood W. Dunston
ID Number:
PG.005049
Accession number:
212314
Catalog number:
5049
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gatewood W. Dunston Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-bccd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_759967

The Captive God Poster

Depicted:
Hart, William S.  Search this
Markey, Enid  Search this
Referenced:
Ince, Thomas Harper  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 27 1/2 in; 101.6 cm x 69.85 cm
Object Name:
poster
Date made:
1916
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
ID Number:
PG.005091
Accession number:
212314
Catalog number:
5091
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gatewood W. Dunston Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-b2b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1350862

Strip of 35mm Film

Maker:
Edison  Search this
Physical Description:
gelatin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 35 mm; 16.51 cm x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
film
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Entertainment, Film  Search this
Sailing Ships  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0095.084
Accession number:
2008.0095
Catalog number:
2008.0095.084
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Early Cinema Film Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-64e9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1339151

Printed Cards for Toy Phantoscope

Maker:
Jenkins Phantoscope Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
printed cards
toy phantoscope cards
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0095.032
Accession number:
2008.0095
Catalog number:
2008.0095.032
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Early Cinema Film Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6548-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1336085

32c Marilyn Monroe single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2967
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
June 1, 1995
Topic:
Stars of Stage & Screen  Search this
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
Women's Heritage  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1996.2066.156
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm88f4a5bbb-59d2-4451-8cc2-cb21be8fb489
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1996.2066.156

P.T. Barnum

Cast after:
Thomas Ball, 3 Jun 1819 - 11 Dec 1911  Search this
Foundry:
Modern Art Foundry  Search this
Sitter:
P. T. Barnum, 5 Jul 1810 - 7 Apr 1891  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
With Socle: 77.5 x 63.5 x 38.1cm (30 1/2 x 25 x 15")
Socle footprint: 24.1 x 24.1cm (9 1/2 x 9 1/2")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1973 cast after 1883 original
Topic:
P. T. Barnum: Male  Search this
P. T. Barnum: Performing Arts\Performer\Showman  Search this
P. T. Barnum: Performing Arts\Circus Owner  Search this
P. T. Barnum: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Museum  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.70.24.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Bravo!
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 321 Mezzanine
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm496ba80b3-5a6f-445e-9981-f7a7270227f4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.70.24.1

Cecil B. DeMille

Artist:
Karl Struss, 30 Nov 1886 - 15 Dec 1981  Search this
Sitter:
Cecil Blount DeMille, 12 Aug 1881 - 21 Jan 1959  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 21 x 16.2cm (8 1/4 x 6 3/8")
Mount: 31.6 × 23.1cm (12 7/16 × 9 1/8")
Mat (Verified): 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1919
Topic:
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Weapon\Knife  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Sheep  Search this
Weapon\Whip  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Taxidermy  Search this
Cecil Blount DeMille: Male  Search this
Cecil Blount DeMille: Performing Arts\Director\Motion Pictures  Search this
Cecil Blount DeMille: Performing Arts\Producer\Motion Pictures  Search this
Cecil Blount DeMille: Oscar  Search this
Cecil Blount DeMille: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.98.178
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Karl Struss/ courtesy of Kopeikin Gallery
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm488da3fe3-8677-4e7c-b18b-85f6b49c4e78
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.98.178

Mary Pickford

Artist:
Alfred Cheney Johnston, 08 Apr 1885 - 17 Apr 1971  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Pickford, 8 Apr 1892 - 29 May 1979  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 32.4 x 25.2 cm (12 3/4 x 9 15/16")
Sheet: 36 x 28 cm (14 3/16 x 11")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1925
Topic:
Mary Pickford: Female  Search this
Mary Pickford: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Mary Pickford: Performing Arts\Producer\Motion Pictures  Search this
Mary Pickford: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Mary Pickford: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Francis A. DiMauro
Object number:
NPG.2011.93
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d9539617-3729-4832-ba05-231da1d28de1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2011.93

Mural for the Santa Monica Library: Prologue (mountain tops)

Artist:
Stanton Macdonald-Wright, born Charlottesville, VA 1890-died Los Angeles, CA 1973  Search this
Medium:
oil on wood
Dimensions:
28 1/2 x 60 in. (72.3 x 152.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934-1935
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the City of Santa Monica, California
Object number:
1966.103.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f04d507a-ed55-49cb-a211-af6bc08d39bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.103.4

Gatewood Dunston Research Notes

Maker:
Dunston, G. W.  Search this
Physical Description:
handmade (overall production method/technique)
Object Name:
papers, Dunston notes
documents
Place made:
United States: Virginia, Norfolk
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Credit Line:
Gatewood W. Dunston
ID Number:
PG.005099
Accession number:
212314
Catalog number:
5099
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gatewood W. Dunston Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-b6c2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_759264
Online Media:

Colt 1851 Navy Revolver

User:
Hart, William S.  Search this
Maker:
Colt's Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (handle material)
metal (barrel, chamber, and trigger material)
wood (case material)
glass (case material)
velvet (case material)
metal (lock and key material)
paper (plaque material)
Measurements:
gun barrel: 7 1/2 in; 19.05 cm
gun overall: 5 in x 13 in x 1 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 33.02 cm x 3.81 cm
case overall: 3 3/4 in x 17 1/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 9.525 cm x 43.815 cm x 22.225 cm
Object Name:
revolver
gun
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Depicted in engraving:
Mexico: Campeche, Campeche
Date made:
late 1850s
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
West  Search this
ID Number:
PG.005043
Catalog number:
5043
Accession number:
212314
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gatewood W. Dunston Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-b553-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1350927

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