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Published by National Film Preservation Board of the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



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  • Motion picture film -- Preservation -- United States.

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Statement[coordinated by Annette Melville and Scott Simmon].
ContributionsMelville, Annette., Simmon, Scott., Library of Congress., National Film Preservation Board (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsTR886.3 .R43 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 79 p. ;
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1104282M
ISBN 100844408190
LC Control Number94029345

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