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D.W. Griffith's Birth of a nation.

Author: D W GriffithThomas DixonRupert HughesG W BitzerJoseph Carl BreilAll authors
Publisher: New York : Epoch Producing Corp., ©1915.
Series: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Publication:Lillian Gish papers, Professional work files, box 52, folder 12
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
An illustrated program including the cast of characters, an article on D.W. Griffith, a tribute to the motion picture by Rupert Hughes, an article by Thomas Dixon, a plot synopsis, technical details of the motion picture, and a selection of favorable reviews. Illustrated by scenes from the motion picture including cameo portraits of Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Miriam Cooper, Henry Walthall, and Ralph Lewis.
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Genre/Form: Programs
Historical re-creations
Epics
Drama
Named Person: D W Griffith; Lillian Gish; Mae Marsh; Henry B Walthall; Miriam Cooper; Ralph Lewis; Wallace Reid; Robert Harron; Walter Long; Donald Crisp
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D W Griffith; Thomas Dixon; Rupert Hughes; G W Bitzer; Joseph Carl Breil; Frank E Woods
OCLC Number: 83237668
Notes: Cover title.
Souvenir program of the 1915 silent film Birth of a nation, based on Thomas Dixon's story The clansman, scenario by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, music by Joseph Carl Breil, photography by G.W. Bitzer, under the direction of Epoch Producing Corporation and D.W. Griffith.
"The most stupendous and fascinating motion picture drama created in the United States"--Page [1].
Cast included Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B. Walthall, Miriam Cooper, Ralph Lewis, Wallace Reid, Robert Harron, Walter Long, and Donald Crisp.
Description: 10 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 30 cm.
Series Title: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Other Titles: Clansman.
Birth of a nation

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An illustrated program including the cast of characters, an article on D.W. Griffith, a tribute to the motion picture by Rupert Hughes, an article by Thomas Dixon, a plot synopsis, technical details of the motion picture, and a selection of favorable reviews. Illustrated by scenes from the motion picture including cameo portraits of Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Miriam Cooper, Henry Walthall, and Ralph Lewis.

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