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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Users of the Collection
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Pathé Exchange records
    Date (inclusive): 1925-1931
    Collection number: 15
    Creator: Pathé Exchange
    Extent: 2 linear feet of papers.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection

    Access

    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.

    Preferred Citation

    Pathé Exchange records, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Biography

    The Pathé Exchange was an American (with French origins) motion picture production company, exhibitor, and distributor from 1896 to 1931.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Pathé Exchange records span the years 1925-1931 and encompass 2 linear feet. The collection is composed chiefly of business and financial records for Pathé Exchange and the Pathé Studio, including audits; balance sheets; budgets; payroll records; reports; weekly cost statements; minutes of meetings; preview comments; general correspondence and memoranda from the files of E. B. Derr, Pathé Exchange's president in charge of production; production summary reports; production schedules; and production information, including credits.

    Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series: 1. Subject files

    Indexing Terms

    Pathé Exchange
    studio records