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Title
Mourning glory
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1956
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Caption dated February 6, 1956 reads, "History was made in Hollywood last Saturday when the five-day week came into operation and to commemorate the occasion Mickey Grant, a carpenter at Fox studios, built a coffin and had painter Jack Jancick paint it. From the set of 'Hilda Crane,' cameraman Joe MacDonald, head grip Frank Corey, director Philip Dunne, starts Jean Simmons and Guy Madison and head gaffer Les Everson assist in the ceremony."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00113045
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d012_f36_i28
CARL0005294680
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/47919
Subject
Dunne, Philip,--1908-1992
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Motion picture industry--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Camera operators--United States
Coffins--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture producers and directors--United States
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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