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Phelan (Robert V.) Flying A Film equipment

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1987-009

Content Description

Seven (7) pieces of Flying A film equipment including a camera, tripod, box of magazines, camera storage box, splicer, viewer, lens, and editing supplies. Also included are forty-eight (48) photographs, equipment catalog, and camera flyer.

Acquisition Type



Gift of Leontine Birabent (Mrs. Robert V.) Phelan

Restrictions Apply



48 Photographic Prints

9 Item(s)


1, Bell and Howell Motion Picture Camera on Tripod 2. Hinged box containing 3 film magazines 3. Hinged box for camera/lens storage 4. Film splicer, made by Keystone, Boston 5. Film viewer 6. Bausch and Lomb lens in case 7. Box of film splicing materials/equipment 8-52. Forty-five (45) black and white, sepia toned photographs of Flying A stills and stars, many inscribed/autographed 53. black and white photograph of Robert Phelan with camera (framed) 54. black and white of Mrs. Phelan with camera 55. Aerial photograph of Flying A studio, Santa Barbara (framed) 56. Catalogue of photographic equipment from Hollywood Camera Exchange 57. Mounted flyer describing Flying A camera (not vintage)