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Title
Theater owners meeting, 2 pictures
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Morris, Ralph
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
This collection includes approximately 40,000 photographs by commercial photographer Ralph Morris, who worked in the Los Angeles area from 1939-1981. His advertising and industrial clients included department stores, restaurants, the automobile and petroleum industries as well as business executives. Also included is the Luckhaus Studio collection of architecture, fashion, the movie industry, sports and street scenes, images which Morris obtained in 1939.
Two separate publicity pictures taken at a theater owner s conference. In the picture on the left: (and in the left in the picture) theater owner Charles Skouras and actress Jane Wyman, plus 2 other unidentified men. In the picture on the right: Skouras and Wyman again with 1 other man. In both pictures they are holding a banner reading "Fall Film Festival Better Than Ever Movies Here's Proof!
Type
Image
Format
2 photographs :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00015811
Ralph Morris Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
Theaters-Owners-Theater Owners of America.; S-005-707.18 4x5; S-005-707.19 4x5
CARL0000004381
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/122687
Subject
Skouras, Charles P.,--1889-1954
Wyman, Jane,--1917-2007
Theatre Owners of America
Motion picture theater managers--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture industry--California--Los Angeles

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