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Documentary films and research, 1930-1990

Margolis, Barbara

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Videos, Slides, Films; Photos, Drawings, Prints; Sound Recordings
  • Physical Details
    • 106 film reels; plus
    • additions of 100.0 c.f
    • 345 photographs, and
    • 58 negatives
  • OCLC ocn173707171, ocn173695522
  • Finding Aids
    • Register to the processed portion is filed at L:\LIBARC\LIBARC SHARED\Registers\Mss\M\Margolis, Barbara.xls; see reference archivist to view register


  • Restricted: Moving image materials which have not been given a call number are closed to research; see the WCFTR film archivist. (07/13/2004 mfd)
  • Restricted: Copyright to interviews may remain with the interviewer/interviewee; researchers wishing to quote from these interviews should obtain the necessary permissions.


  • Documentary filmmaker Barbara Margolis' (1948- ) collection of newsreel film compiled for her documentary about the Cold War entitled "Are We Winning, Mommy? America and the Cold War" (1986). The footage consists principally of newsreel film from Paramount News and Universal Newsreel for the period 1942 through 1953.
  • The processed portion of this collection is summarized above and described in the register. Additional accessions are described below.
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