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An important photographic archive consisting of 890 photographs made in the early Hollywood golden period between 1920 and 1930. The archive presented offers a broad view of the activity performed by photographers to promote the activities of the Hollywood studios: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Paramount Pictures Studio in Los Angeles. Most of the photographs were taken in the 1920s and 1930s and show some major directors, actors and actresses of the time in Hollywood. The photographs are grouped in 8 thematic albums. Directors, movies, actors and actresses among which we find: D.W. Griffith, Cecil B. DeMille, Erich von Stroheim, King Vidor, Ernst Lubitsch, Henry King, George W. Hill, Harry Beaumont, Dimitri Buchowetzki, Greta Garbo, Joan Crawford, Norma Shearer, Carole Lombard, Jean Harlow, Mae West, Marguerite Churchill, Virginia Bruce, Anita Page, Gloria Swanson, Gary Cooper, Clark Gable, Cary Grand, Edward G. Robinson, Randolph Scott, Nelson Eddy, Robert Montgomery, among many others.
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