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Florence Lawrence (1886-1938) Papers
GC 1011  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Florence Lawrence (1886-1938) Papers
    Dates: 1904-1930
    Collection Number: GC 1011
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1.25 linear feet (5 boxes: 2 letter, 2 legal, 1 oversize, mc folders)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Abstract: Letters, fan mail, film scenarios and clippings.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    Florence Lawrence (1886-1938) Papers. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Biography/Administrative History

    Motion picture actress who appeared in films of the Edison, Vitagraph, Biograph, Independent Motion Picture (IMP) and Lubin Companies.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Letters, fan mail, film scenarios and clippings. Much of the correspondence is with family members, including Lawrence's mother, Charlotte Bridgewood, who writes of her invention of the automatic windshield cleaner. Also includes letters from Lawrence's husband, producer Harry Solter. See also P-169 Florence Lawrence Collection

    Indexing Terms

    Actors and actresses.