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Flying A Studio Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1999-076

Content Description

A Flying A Studios collection consisting of seventy-eight (78) photographic materials (see Inventory), five (5) typescripts, five (5) letters to Timothy Lyons, and a dozen photocopies of ephemera.

Acquisition Type



Gift of Timothy J. Lyons

Restrictions Apply



  • 1966 - 1972


20 Photographic Prints

16 Photographic Slides

42 Negatives (Photographs)

22 Item(s)


Sixteen (16) 8" x 10" b/w photographs of Flying A Studio grounds, sets, personnel Four (4) 8" x 10" b/w photographic proof sheets Sixteen (16) 8" x 10" b/w transparencies issue of Photoplay Art magazine Forty-two (42) 35mm negative strips Typescript, The American Film Company: The “Flying A” prepared by G. Vaughn Obern, 1966 Typescript, interview with Allan Dwan Typescript, interview with Leontine Phelan, 1/29/1969 Typescript, interview with Edward Sloman, 5/10/1969 Typescript re. Contents of Aitken Brothers’ Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin Two (5) letters to Timothy Lyons from Allan Dwan, 2/7 and 3/15 1969 One (1) letter to Timothy Lyons from Kalton Lahue, 4/8/1969 One (1) letter to Timothy Lyons from Mrs. Nellie French, 4/4/1972 One (1) letter to Timothy Lyons from Tony Swarstad, partial, n.d. Twelve (12) photocopied articles from various publications