License application case files, New York (State). Motion Picture Division.
Alternate Identifier: AMS ID Number: 2779
Repository: New York State Archives
Description: This series consists of approximately 73,000 motion picture case files, one for each film submitted for review and licensing. Each case file contains the following: an application for initial license; applications for duplicate licenses; copies of initial and duplicate licenses; a copy of the filmscript (except silent films; for foreign language films a translation is included); examiner's report; amended film transcript if changes were made; and receipts for seals issued. Some case files also contain correspondence, newspaper clippings, and promotional ephemera.
New York (State). Motion Picture Division. (is related to)