Film, Video The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair
About this Item
- The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair
- Contributor Names
- Snody, Robert R. (Director)
- Audio Productions (Production company)
- Westinghouse Electric (Sponsor)
- Steiner, William, 1903-1968 (Cinematographer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Advertising
- - Summary: "This drama illustrates the contribution of free enterprise, technology, and Westinghouse products to the American way of life. The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair pits an anti-capitalist bohemian artist boyfriend against an all-American electrical engineer who believes in improving society by working through corporations. The Middletons experience Westinghouse's technological marvels at the Fair and win back their daughter from her leftist boyfriend"--Internet Archive.
- - Credits: Cast: Marjorie Lord (Babs), James Lydon (Bud), Ruth Lee (Mother), Harry Shannon (Father), Adora Andrews (Grandma), Douglas Stark (Jim Treadway), George J. Lewis (Nick Makaroff), Georgette Harvey (Maid). With Ray Perkins, Helen Bennett.
- Film, Video
- Call Number/Physical Location
- MAVIS identifier: 21068
- Source Collection
- AFI/David Shepard Collection
- Motion Picture, Broadcasting And Recorded Sound Division
- Online Format
- Free to Use and Reuse: Public Domain Films from the National Film Registry | Free to Use and Reuse Sets
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Chicago citation style:
Snody, Robert R, Audio Productions, Westinghouse Electric, and William Steiner. The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair. 1939. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/mbrs00021068/.
APA citation style:
Snody, R. R., Audio Productions, Westinghouse Electric & Steiner, W. (1939) The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mbrs00021068/.
MLA citation style:
Snody, Robert R, et al. The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair. 1939. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/mbrs00021068/>.
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