Lobby card for The Learning Tree

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2 images
Created by
Warner Bros. Pictures, American, founded 1923
Distributed by
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000
Subject of
Parks, Gordon, American, 1912 - 2006
Johnson, Kyle, American, born 1951
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type
lobby cards
Place depicted
Kansas, United States, North and Central America
Date
1969
Description
Lobby Card for the 1969 movie The Learning Tree by Gordon Parks. The card features a large color image from the film with black bands running vertically along the left side and horizontally across the bottom of the card. The image depicts five teenage boys standing in field. All are wearing overalls and two boys on the right face each other. The other three boys stand off to the left and face the other two. Below the image and to the left is [THE LEARNING TREE] in decorative pink font with last 'T' white and resembling a tree. Below this in small white type is [A film by Gordon Parks based on his novel.]. Along the bottom of the black band is casting and production information. Along the very bottom edge of the card is a copyright notice: [COPYRIGHT 1969 WARNER BROS. - SEVEN ARTS, INC.] and a licensing note from National Screen Service Corp.
Topic
African American
Actors
American West
Film
Identity
Literature
Men
Youth
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.96.1.7
Restrictions & Rights
© 1969 Warner Bros. - Seven Arts, Inc. Permission required for use.
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Second Floor, 2 050
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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