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Los Angeles before Hollywood : journalism and American film culture, 1905 to 1915 / Jan Olsson.

Author/Creator:
Olsson, Jan, 1952-
Publication:
Stockholm : National Library of Sweden, [2008]
Format/Description:
Book
479 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Mediehistoriskt arkiv ; 10.
Mediehistoriskt arkiv, 1654-6601 ; 10
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Subjects:
Motion picture industry -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Motion pictures -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Silent films -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Journalism and motion pictures.
Motion pictures -- Social aspects -- California -- Los Angeles.
Motion picture industry.
Motion pictures.
Motion pictures -- Social aspects.
Silent films.
California -- Los Angeles.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Escape from SIng Sing and nickelodeon-era amusement theory
Newsprint and nitrate, columns and critics
Amusement mobility in Los Angeles: geography, venues, and exhibitors
Streets, screens, and scribes
Regulatory discourses
Uplifting initiatives: coupons, daylight screens, and policewomen
"Whizz! Bang! Smash!": Hearst, girls, and formats
Double shooting, dignified terms, and featured prologs
Pioneering pens: Kitty Kelly, Mae Tinee, and Gertrude Price
Americanization and Iowanization: Speed culture and leisurely filmmaking.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-460) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Jacobs Family Cinema Studies Fund.
Contributor:
Jacobs Family Cinema Studies Fund.
ISBN:
9188468062
OCLC:
319641025
Publisher Number:
99963826726