Maurice Goldberg nitrate negatives

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Maurice Goldberg nitrate negatives
Date (inclusive): mid-1930s
Collection number: 1356
Creator: Goldberg, Maurice
Extent: 5.8 linear feet of photographs.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Maurice Goldberg nitrate negatives, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.


Maurice Goldberg (1881-1949) was a Russian born photographer, best known for his portraits of dancers and musicians related to the New York stage.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Maurice Goldberg nitrate negatives span the mid-1930s and encompass 5.8 linear feet. The collection consists of original 8x10 nitrate negatives taken by Goldberg. Some 100 individuals, primarily Hollywood actors and directors, are represented, as well as around three dozen films from the mid 1930s.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Motion picture production; 2. Biography.

Indexing Terms

Goldberg, Maurice--Archives.