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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Thr 754

Photographs of motion pictures and television programs

Collection of photographs and film stills from motion pictures and television programs.


  • 1915-1999

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

This collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.


1.2 linear feet (4 boxes)

Collection consists of 20th century photographs from motion pictures, television programs, and a few theatrical productions. The photographs are primarily 8 x 10 black and white film stills and photographs with a small number in color as well as two photomechanical prints. Notable motion pictures include Amadeus, Bonnie and Clyde, Grease, Network, Serpico, and many others.


Arranged alphabetically by title.

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

Immediate Source of Acquisition

2010MT-11. Gift of Thomas Garrett; received: 2010 October 9.

Forms part of the Fredric Woodbridge Wilson Collection of Theater, Dance and Music (Harvard Theatre Collection).

General note

This collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. See access restrictions below for additional information.

Processing Information

Processed by: Alison Harris
Link to catalog
Photographs of motion pictures and television programs, 1915-1999: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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