Contents and Arrangement

Directors, dates not examined

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

George Abbott -- Leon Abrams -- Felix Adler -- J. B. Adolfer -- John Adolfi -- Fred Allen -- Dorothy Arzner -- Clarence Badger -- George D. Baker -- Hugo Ballin -- Harry Beaumont -- Herbert Blache -- John Blystone -- Charles Brabin -- Howard Bretherton -- Harry Joe Brown -- Karl Brown -- Melville Brown -- Benjamin Christianson -- Shirley Clarke -- William Cowen -- George Cox -- Clyde E. Elliott -- John Emerson -- Walter Fabian -- Chester Franklin -- Harry Franklin -- Harry Garson -- Alf Goulding -- Fred LeRoy Granville -- Alfred E. Green -- Nick Grinde -- Gilbert P. Hamilton -- James Hogan -- Allen Holubar -- Ben Homes -- Norman Houston -- Harry Hoyt -- Emory Johnson -- Russell Mack -- Jay Marchant -- Gregory Markopoulos -- Alex Marky -- George Melford -- Frank Messenger -- Harry Millarde -- R. William Neill -- William Nigh -- William Parke -- Gill Pratt -- Charles Riesner -- J. Walter Ruben -- Albert Russell -- Paul Scardon -- Cliff Smith -- Andrew Stone -- Norman Taurog -- Ray Taylor -- Sam Taylor -- Tom Terriss -- Viachetslav Tourjansky -- Stuart Walker -- Roland West -- James Whale -- F. Harmon Woight -- Wallace Worsley


The collection has been organized alphabetically by actor or film title; general "actors" folders (for example, "Ti-Tz") have been interfiled alphabetically.

Note: Photographs of actors with "See" references have not been filed under their names; the photos have been filed where indicated. Photographs of those with "See also" references have been filed under their names as well as where indicated. Be sure to also check the general "actors" folders (such as "A-Az") for specific actors who were not foldered separately.

Collection History


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Jim Flannery, Karla J. Vecchia and Rachel Jordan in 2004. Finding aid written by Jim Flannery, Karla J. Vecchia and Rachel Jordan in 2004. Photographer identifications were made in 2010 by Valerie Addonizio and Lisa Yankowitz ('13).

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Directors; Film Stills Collection, TC021, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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