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An encyclopedic dictionary of women in early American films, 1895-1930

Author: Denise Lowe
Publisher: New York : Haworth Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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" ... an A-to-Z reference guide (illustrated with over 150 hard-to-find photographs!) that dispels the myth that men dominated the film industry during its formative years ... presents a rich collection that profiles many of the women who were crucial to the development of cinema as an industry and as an art form."--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Reference works
Biographies
Electronic books
Electronic reference sources
Dictionaries
Electronic book
Biography Dictionaries
Biographies Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Encyclopedic dictionary of women in early American films, 1895-1930
(DLC) 2003025274
(OCoLC)53483581
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Denise Lowe
ISBN: 9781849722919 1849722919 9781317718963 1317718968 9781317718970 1317718976
OCLC Number: 234077475
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 623 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The dictionary --
Appendix A: The longest acting careers of female silent actors --
Appendix B: WAMPAS (Western Associated Motion Picture Advertisers) baby stars (1922-1929) and sisters --
Appendix C: Grauman's Chinese Theatre Forecourt of the Stars --
Appendix D: Female pioneers behind the scenes in the film industry (1895-1930) --
Appendix E: Locations of early women stars on the Hollywood walk of fame.
Responsibility: Denise Lowe.
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