The Toddy Pictures Company photographs span the years 1930-1952 (bulk 1939-1947) and encompass 1.2
linear feet. The collection consists primarily of 8x10 photographs and negatives from 71 films produced
and/or distributed by the company.
Toddy Pictures Company was an American film production and distribution company specializing in black
films. Founded by Ted Toddy (1900-1983) in 1941, the company continued to operate into the 1970s.
1.2 linear feet of photographs.
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