Manuscript memoirs of pioneer film producer Charles Urban, up to 1903, written in c.1941-2. Subtitled '"A Yank in Britain" recounting Behind the Scenes of the Motion Picture Industry. Facts not generally known. (Who's Who and What's What in the early days of the Motion Picture Industry)'. Taking his personal story up to 1903, it comprises a volume of 97 ms. pages, with numerous additional pages stuck in or loose, some of which details events in later years]
Bound volume, 290pp
- Cinematography., Film and Film Industry
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