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D.W. Griffith papers (microfilm)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1982_088-UA
Content Description This is microfilm of the original collection of Griffith papers at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, filmed with a National Historical Publications and Records Commission grant as a joint project of MoMA, the University of Louisville Archives, and the Microfilming Corporation of America. The filmed materials consist of eight series: business and personal correspondence; financial records; scrapbooks; family memorabilia; the Killiam-Sterling collection of scripts, stories, and writings;...
Dates: 1897-1954

Paul Killiam D.W. Griffith copyright litigation records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1988_030-UA
Scope and Contents

This collection contains documents concerning litigation between Killiam, a producer, and the estate of D.W. Griffith concerning the validity of copyright renewal on the Griffith film Birth of a Nation. The record group includes three series: background material, exhibits, and legal briefs and opinions.

Dates: circa 1942-1976

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  • Names: Griffith, D. W. (David Wark), 1875-1948 X
  • Subject: Motion picture producers and directors X

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