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Dates:
1979
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.falkclai
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Music, Sports and Entertainment, Division of, NMAH, SI
Sidney, Corinne Entratter
Sidney, George, 1916-2002
Dates:
1885-2002
bulk 1940-1967
Size:
54 Film reels
96 Cubic feet (288 boxes, 6 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0867
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

George Sidney (1916-2002) was a film director during the Golden Age of Hollywood filmmaking (1927-1954). He spent the longest period of his career at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) until the 1950s. He later produced and directed films for Columbia Pictures and Paramount Pictures. He was a president of the Directors Guild of America and an avid photographer. He was the recipient of three awards from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (Oscar). The collection consists of photographs, photographic negatives, personal and business materials, and film. The collection also contains material created by George Sidney's uncle, George Sidney, vaudevillian and motion picture actor.

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Committee on Public Information.. Division of Film. (Washington, D.C.)
Official United States War Film.. "America's Answer."
Committee on Public Information.. Division of Film
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 107 x 71 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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item
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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 420f., b&w, an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. Remnants of Wilson-Feather Award, 1951, Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie accepting Downbeat Magazine Award of 1951 - musical number has been cut 2. Two African-Amer. males talking backstage, scene from an uniden. motion picture 3. Harlem Tour, probably part of a newsreel to...

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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 965f., b&w, color, an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. The Jazz Singer Descriptive Summary: Copyright: 1952 Corporate Creator: Warner Brothers Producer: Louis F. Edelman Director: Michael Curtiz Performer(s): Danny Thomas, Anitra Stevens, Peggy Lee 2. Yankee Doodle Dandy Descriptive Summary: Copyright: 1942 Corpo...

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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 285f., b&w, excerpt, the "Mr. Beebe" production number from the motion picture Copyright: 1944 Performance Date: Corporate Creator: Columbia Pictures Producer: Director: Performer(s): Kay Kyser and His Orchestra, Ann Miller, Harold Nicholas Song Title(s): 1. "Mr. Beebe" Video reference copy available.

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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 655f., b&w, excerpts from the motion-picture of the same name Copyright: 1948 Corporate Creator: Columbia Pictures Producer: Grant Whytock Director: Gordon Douglas

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Dates:
1947-1953, 2004 (bulk 1947-1952)
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1459
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series contains material predominately related to two motion picture comedies created and promoted through a partnership between Columbia Pictures and the Fuller Brush Company: The Fuller Brush Man (1948), starring Red Skelton, and The Fuller Brush Girl (1950), starring Lucille Ball. The series consists mostly of promotional material, includin...

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Creators:
Vidor, King, 1894-1982
Dates:
1936-1982
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vidoking
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of King Vidor measure 2.1 linear feet and include correspondence, printed material, and a variety of materials related to the documentary Metaphor: King Vidor Meets Andrew Wyeth (1980) written and directed by Vidor, including production notes, photographs, and motion picture film.

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item
Size:
1 Poster (2 pieces, Full size; Multi-color, 68.5 x 107 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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