Norman Studios Presents Black Gold: Thrilling Epic of the Oil Fields, with All Colored Cast, One of the True Stories of Living Colored Examples [cover title]. A smashing Photo Play co-starring Lawrence Criner and Kathryn Boyd, Original Lafayette Players … and the Entire City of Tatums, Okla.
Norman Studios Presents Black Gold: Thrilling Epic of the Oil Fields, with All Colored Cast, One of the True Stories of Living Colored Examples [cover title]. A smashing Photo Play co-starring Lawrence Criner and Kathryn Boyd, Original Lafayette Players … and the Entire City of Tatums, Okla.
Norman Studios Presents Black Gold: Thrilling Epic of the Oil Fields, with All Colored Cast, One of the True Stories of Living Colored Examples [cover title]. A smashing Photo Play co-starring Lawrence Criner and Kathryn Boyd, Original Lafayette Players … and the Entire City of Tatums, Okla.

Norman Studios Presents Black Gold: Thrilling Epic of the Oil Fields, with All Colored Cast, One of the True Stories of Living Colored Examples [cover title]. A smashing Photo Play co-starring Lawrence Criner and Kathryn Boyd, Original Lafayette Players … and the Entire City of Tatums, Okla.

(Arlington, FL): Norman Studios, [1928]. Double-folio. (4) pp. Illustrated advertising pressbook for the 1928 Norman film, now lost, the studio's last full feature; at head of front cover: "Coming to this Theater (This is exact reproduction of window card.)." Includes list of available ads (lobby cards, etc.), with sample illustrations, a promo letter from Norman Studios, reviews, address panel, etc., prepared for potential customers (i.e., theater owners). The illustrations are taken from movie scenes; filmed in Oklahoma, the film portrays African-American conflicts after the discovery of oil. Norman Studios, founded in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1916, produced eight full length features and numerous shorts, 1916-1928. OCLC locates four copies (Yale, N. Florida, SMU, Autry Museum). Very good. Folded for mailing (a few nicks and tiny tears at edges). (8668). Item #61593

Price: $450.00

See all items in African-Americana, Americana