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San Francisco Museum of Art Film Department records
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Contains records related to film program activities in the San Francisco Museum of Art before the formal establishment of the Film Department. Records are divided into two series reflecting the two main educational functions of the film program from the 1940s through the 1960s: the Film Library, a film rental and distribution program, and Art in Cinema, a curated art-related film series founded by Frank Stauffacher.
1.7 linear feet (2 cartons, 2 card file boxes)
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