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D.W. Griffith's Birth of a nation.

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Names
Hughes, Rupert (1872-1956) (Writer of accompanying material)
Bitzer, G. W. (Photographer)
Breil, Joseph Carl (Composer)
Woods, Frank E. (Author of screenplay, etc.)
Epoch Producing Corporation (Producer)
Griffith, D. W. (David Wark) (Director)
Dixon, Thomas (1864-1946 ) (Author)
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D.W. Griffith's Birth of a nation.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1915
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Epoch Producing Corp.
Library locations
Billy Rose Theatre Division
Shelf locator: *T-Mss 1996-011 Lillian Gish papers. Professional work files, box 52, folder 12
Topics
Crisp, Donald, 1880-1974
Griffith, d. W. (David Wark), 1875-1948
Notes
Content : An illustrated program including the cast of characters, an article on D. W. Griffith, a tribute to the motion picture by Rupert Hughes, an article by Thomas Dixon, a plot synopsis, technical details of the motion picture, and a selection of favorable reviews. Illustrated by scenes from the motion picture including cameo portraits of Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Miriam Cooper, Henry Walthall, and Ralph Lewis.

Content : Cast included Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B. Walthall, Miriam Cooper, Ralph Lewis, Wallace Reid, Robert Harron, Walter Long, and Donald Crisp.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Pages separated; edges seriously eroded.

Content : Programs

Content : Souvenir program of the 1915 silent film Birth of a nation, based on Thomas Dixon's story The clansman, scenario by D. W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, music by Joseph Carl Breil, photography by G. W. Bitzer, under the direction of Epoch Producing Corporation and D. W. Griffith.

Content : The most stupendous and fascinating motion picture drama created in the United States--Page [1]

Content : Title from cover.

Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW99-B0
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14511658
UUID: ef422380-c6b5-012f-5d5e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1872: Creator Born
  • 1915: Created
  • 1956: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "D.W. Griffith's Birth of a nation." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5b31-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "D.W. Griffith's Birth of a nation." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5b31-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. (1915). D.W. Griffith's Birth of a nation. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5b31-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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D.W. Griffith's Birth of a nation.