An American Museum

Description:

A film about the City Art Museum of Saint Louis. It includes information on the roles of museum staff, including the duties of the curator. The film provides examples of how artifacts are examined for authenticity, techniques for display and information on traveling exhibits.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Missouri - Saint Louis Independent City - Saint Louis
Creation Date: [1954]  
Partner(s):
UNT Media Library
Collection(s):
Gordon Knox Film Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 49
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Creator (Director):
Guggenheim, Charles

Director; Writer

Creator (Other):
Torno, Laurant

Narrator

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: St. Louis, Missouri
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1954]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Missouri - Saint Louis Independent City - Saint Louis
Description:

A film about the City Art Museum of Saint Louis. It includes information on the roles of museum staff, including the duties of the curator. The film provides examples of how artifacts are examined for authenticity, techniques for display and information on traveling exhibits.

Note:

"A motion picture honoring the city art museum of St. Louis on the anniversary of its 50th year. Made at the order of the Board of Control." - from title credits

Physical Description:

1 film (24 min.) : col. ; 16 mm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Media Library
Collection:
Gordon Knox Film Collection
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: MP 1483 v.37
  • UNTCAT: b3819359 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc13622
Resource Type: Video
Format: Video
Rights:
Holder: The Estates of Gordon and Nancy C. Knox