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Film posters at the Harris

We finished photographing the early film posters at the Harris Museum this morning. We had to use part of the Story of Preston gallery as a studio. This caused a great deal of interest from visitors to the gallery who … Continue reading

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Was the film “The Little Snow Waif” inspired by the Little Match Girl?

Have now listed and documented 20 silent film posters at the Harris dating from 1910 to 1915. Includes films by Pathe, Edison, Lubin, Cines, IMP, Kalem and Selig. My current favorites are the two posters for The Little Snow Waif. … Continue reading

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Film posters update

Finishing looking at the silent film posters at the Harris today. All the posters date between 1910 and 1915 and include films from America, Europe and Britain. There are two wonderful posters featuring Charlie Chaplain on a vivid yellow background, … Continue reading

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