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Essanay Film Manufacturing Company records, 1911-1942.

Author: George AdeH C Chatfield-TaylorCharles Mortimer PeckMary Roberts RinehartGeorge K SpoorAll authors
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Film scripts and title pages, patent documents, correspondence, contracts, receipts and cancelled checks, newspaper clippings, and other materials relating to the early production of motion pictures by Essanay Film Manufacturing Company and Essanay Studios of Chicago (1907-1917) and later disposition of assets, such as patents for camera equipment and processes, real estate, and contacts. Scripts in the collection  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Contracts
Correspondence
Fables
Fiction
Patents
Receipts (financial records)
Scripts
Western stories
Archives
Biography
Named Person: George Ade; Gilbert M Anderson; George K Spoor; Harry A Spoor
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: George Ade; H C Chatfield-Taylor; Charles Mortimer Peck; Mary Roberts Rinehart; George K Spoor; Essanay Film Manufacturing Co.; Essanay Studios (Chicago, Ill.); Natural Vision Corporation.
OCLC Number: 713915714
Description: 10 linear ft. (24 boxes)
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Film scripts and title pages, patent documents, correspondence, contracts, receipts and cancelled checks, newspaper clippings, and other materials relating to the early production of motion pictures by Essanay Film Manufacturing Company and Essanay Studios of Chicago (1907-1917) and later disposition of assets, such as patents for camera equipment and processes, real estate, and contacts. Scripts in the collection were written by George Ade, Charles Mortimer Peck, Mary Roberts Rinehart, and many others in a variety of genre, including adventures; fables for married life, family, and children; mysteries; and Westerns.

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