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Grosv - Gz. , 1925 - 1962


Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The Quigley archive is, properly speaking, the photo “morgue” of Quigley Publications, active under various titles since 1915 in motion picture industry trade publishing (Motion Picture Herald, Motion Picture Daily, and others). Primarily an assemblage of publicity photos, the archive is a unique national resource for photographs of motion picture industry people: producers, directors, animators, and their colleagues. Actors and actresses figure less prominently, but are well represented among the approximately 55,000 black-and-white photographs and 3,500 negatives ranging in date from about 1906 to 1972. Of special interest also are smaller files of photographs devoted to motion picture studios, theaters, and equipment.


  • 1925 - 1962

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From the Collection: 120 Linear Feet (circa 220 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Container Summary

Photographs of Paul Grosz, Harold Grott, Vincent Grovinco, H.C. Grubbs, Chester Gruber, Lt. S. Gruenberg, Karl Grune, J.P. Gruwell, Henry Gsell, Harry Guardino, Alfredo Guarini, G. Guattari, Isaac Guckenheimer, Francis Guehl, Otis Guernsey, Edgar A. Guest, Edward Guetlein, Frances Guihan, Thomas G. Guinan, Alec Guinness, George E. Guise, Tito Guizar, G. Gullia, Oscar Gunkel, Ben Gurion, Robert J. Gurney, Jr., George Guroux, Israel Guth, A.J. Gutek, M. Guth, Juan Jose Guthman, Sir Connop Guthrie, Leo A. Gutman, Theodore Gutman, Edmund Gwenn, Dorothy Gwynn, Greta Gynt. Negatives of Ray Groves, Toby Gruen, Bettina Guncey.


Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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