"Happiness" Production Still | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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"Happiness" Production Still

"Happiness" Production Still | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
On the left, cameraman Chester A. Lyons cranking a Bell & Howell model 2709 and director King Vidor seated next to his megaphone. On the right, a line of actors on a bench in a subway car set with the star Laurette Taylor seated at the end.

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DESCRIPTION
On the left, cameraman Chester A. Lyons cranking a Bell & Howell model 2709 and director King Vidor seated next to his megaphone. On the right, a line of actors on a bench in a subway car set with the star Laurette Taylor seated at the end.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:96726
Creation Date: 1924
Creator Name:Metro
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Collection Name:Blum, Daniel C. : Papers, circa 1860-1965
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:SF Production Stills H-I
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 Inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Original caption: "King Vidor, directing a scene of Laurette Taylor in 'Happiness', her second Metro starring picture, story by her author-husband J. Hartley Manners."
SUBJECTS
Actors
Actresses
Motion picture cameras
Motion picture producers and directors
Silent films
Subways
RIGHTS AND PERMISSIONS
This image is issued by the Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research. For further information, contact WCFTR. Use of the image requires written permission from the staff of the Center. It may not be sold or redistributed, copied for resale or distribution as a photoprint, used as agency stock, or used in any other enterprise. The image should not be significantly altered through conventional or electronic means. Images altered beyond standard cropping and resizing require further negotiation with a staff member. The user is responsible for all issues of copyright. Please Credit: Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research
Reference Details
Location:Wisconsin Historical Society Archives, 4th Floor, Madison, Wisconsin

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