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Film Still Photograph Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 66

Scope and Contents

Collection of mounted black and white photographs of European and American film stills, the majority from the early 20th century. Some material may overlap with or duplicate items in the VRC 35 mm slide collection. The majority of the material acquired from the Museum of Modern Art as part of their circulating film program. Accompanied by a small collection of brochures, catalogs, other publications, and a set of film strip negatives from the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Dates

  • 1950-1990

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University. Further use of this material may be subject to the copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms or conditions.

Arrangement

Arranged in two parts: a miscellaneous collection, alphabetically by nationality; and the Museum of Modern Art film still series, arranged by alphabetically by nationality and by CGB catalog numbers.

Extent

4.16 Linear Feet (10 boxes)

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

https://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/vrc.0066

Overview

Collection of mounted black and white photographs of European and American film stills, the majority from the early 20th century. Some material may overlap with or duplicate items in the VRC 35 mm slide collection. The majority of the material acquired from the Museum of Modern Art as part of their circulating film program. Accompanied by a small collection of brochures, catalogs, other publications, and a set of film strip negatives from the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Title
Film Still Photograph Collection
Author
Compiled by Katherine Haskins
Date
2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

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