Research


New York State Motion Picture Division Distributor/Exchange Card File

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
Index cards list the titles of films released by various film distributors. Each card contains the name of the distributing company on the top left hand line; underneath are listed the titles and subtitles, if any, of the films released by the company, the type of film (silent or audio), the date a license was granted, and the license number.
Creator:
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Quantity:
4 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1921-1965
Series Number:
A1421

Arrangement

Alphabetic by distributor's name.

Scope and Content Note

Index cards list the titles of films released by various film distributors. Each card contains the name of the distributing company on the top left hand line; underneath are listed the titles and subtitles, if any, of the films released by the company, the type of film (silent or audio), the date a license was granted, and the license number.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

Access Terms

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Detailed Description

Contents Box

Accretion: A1421-77
Distributor/Exchange Card File A-C 1
Distributor/Exchange Card File D-Metro 2
Distributor/Exchange Card File Metro-RKO 3
Distributor/Exchange Card File RO-Z 4