Lee Blumberg collection of motion picture photographs, 1920s-1930s
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Brief Description: This collection contains studio portraits of motion picture stars and promotional film stills dating from the 1920s and 1930s. There are also descriptions of plots and characters with some of the photographs. In one of the scrapbooks in the collection, there are studio portraits with signatures, some of them original.
Held at:
Louisiana Research Collection
202 Jones Hall
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 504-865-5685
Email: larc [at] tulane.edu
Record Series Number: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 904
Created by: Blumberg, Lee.
Volume: 2.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The collection is arranged as follows: studio portraits of films stars arranged alphabetically by name, motion pictures stills arranged alphabetically by title, and scrapbooks. The collection consists of two boxes.
Biographical Note for Blumberg, Lee. : Mrs. Lee Blumberg (née Leontine Brennan?) collected studio portraits of movie stars and publicity stills of films from the 1920s and 1930s.
Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.
Subject Index
Blumberg, Lee.
Characters and characteristics in motion pictures.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Portraits.
Motion pictures -- Plots, themes, etc.
Motion pictures.
Genres/Forms of Material
Film stills.
Photographs.
Scrapbooks.
Signatures (names)
Studio portraits.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
Acquisition Notes: Mrs. Lee Blumberg (née Leontine Brennan?).  Gift.
PreferredCitation: Lee Blumberg collection of motion picture photographs, Manuscripts Collection 904, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid information entered in Archon by LAC Group in 2011.