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The Resource Oscar Micheaux, the great and only : the life of America's first Black filmmaker, Patrick McGilligan

Oscar Micheaux, the great and only : the life of America's first Black filmmaker, Patrick McGilligan

Label
Oscar Micheaux, the great and only : the life of America's first Black filmmaker
Title
Oscar Micheaux, the great and only
Title remainder
the life of America's first Black filmmaker
Statement of responsibility
Patrick McGilligan
Title variation
Great and only Oscar Micheaux
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGilligan, Patrick
Dewey number
  • 791.43023/3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.M494
LC item number
M34 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Micheaux, Oscar
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • African American motion picture producers and directors
Label
Oscar Micheaux, the great and only : the life of America's first Black filmmaker, Patrick McGilligan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Illustrations on lining papers
Bar code
31223072631105
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-390) and index
  • Includes filmography: p. 352-366
  • "Works by Oscar Micheaux": p. [351]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1884-1900: Metropolis, Illinois -- 1900-1904: black Metropolis -- 1904-1906: the rosebud -- 1906-1908: the one true woman -- 1908-1909: a new persona -- 1909-1912: hammer blows -- 1912-1914: dark days -- 1914-1918: the film bug -- 1919-1921: a tongue of fire -- 1921-1922: Harlem and Roanoke -- 1923-1924: the pale of the law -- 1925-1927: straws in the wind -- 1928-1931: a miracle rebound -- 1931-1935: Jews with money -- 1936-1940: reaping and sowing -- 1941-1947: the wind from nowhere -- 1947-1951: ahead of time
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 402 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060731397
Lccn
2007060735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 80918210
  • (OCoLC)80918210
Label
Oscar Micheaux, the great and only : the life of America's first Black filmmaker, Patrick McGilligan
Publication
Note
Illustrations on lining papers
Bar code
31223072631105
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-390) and index
  • Includes filmography: p. 352-366
  • "Works by Oscar Micheaux": p. [351]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1884-1900: Metropolis, Illinois -- 1900-1904: black Metropolis -- 1904-1906: the rosebud -- 1906-1908: the one true woman -- 1908-1909: a new persona -- 1909-1912: hammer blows -- 1912-1914: dark days -- 1914-1918: the film bug -- 1919-1921: a tongue of fire -- 1921-1922: Harlem and Roanoke -- 1923-1924: the pale of the law -- 1925-1927: straws in the wind -- 1928-1931: a miracle rebound -- 1931-1935: Jews with money -- 1936-1940: reaping and sowing -- 1941-1947: the wind from nowhere -- 1947-1951: ahead of time
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 402 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060731397
Lccn
2007060735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 80918210
  • (OCoLC)80918210

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