Series 5.4 : United Artists pressbooks 1932-1954

United Artists Corporation
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  • Format Mixed Materials; Microforms
  • Physical Details
    • 8 reels of microfilm (35mm)
  • Arrangement Alphabetical by production title
  • Finding Aids
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  • Booklets produced by the studio and distributed to theater owners to help the local marketing of upcoming films. Pressbooks contain ad-mats, marketing ideas, product tie-ins, and examples of posters and other graphics exhibitors could purchase to promote the film.


  • For convenience, a duplicate copy of 8 Mary Pickford features have been collected on one reel (call number Micro 852).
  • Forms part of the United Artists Corporation collection.
  • This series is available only on microfilm.
  • The microfilm designated Micro 448 and Micro 852 is held as a master negative by the Archives Division. Reels 12-18 of Micro 448 constitute Series 5.4.
  • Another microfilm version of this material was produced by Research Publications in 1988. Reels 25-37 constitute Series 5.4. This microfilm publication is available in the Historical Society Library.
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