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African american history the lincoln motion picture company was an american film production company founded by the johnson brothers. The historical value of motion pictures by john b kuiper library of congress an intriguing note of prophecy runs through the thoughts of motion picture. Us history the spanish-american war in motion pictures contains some of the first movies of american troops ever made during wartime the collection. The history of cinema in the united states can trace its roots to the east coast where, at one time, fort lee, new jersey was the motion-picture capital of america. The history of motion picture arts course explores the motion picture as an art form, students will examine how film has become a dominant force in american.
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