Milner, Victor, 1893-1972

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Victor Milner (1893-1972) was a movie cinematographer. He won an Oscar for photography in 1934 for the film Cleopatra, and again for cinematography for How Green is My Valley. He was one of Cecil B. DeMille's favorite directors of photography.

From the description of Victor Milner collection of photographs, circa 1920s-1970s. (Brigham Young University). WorldCat record id: 123235432

Movie cinematographer who worked on 129 film productions during his career, 1915-1953. He won the Oscar for photography in 1934 ("Cleopatra") and was one of Cecil B. DeMille's favorite directors of photography.

From the description of Correspondence, 1920-1957. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122494685

From the description of Papers, 1914-1990. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367388731

From the guide to the Victor Milner papers, 1914-1990, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

From the guide to the Victor Milner correspondence, 1920-1957, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

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creatorOf Milner, Victor, 1893-1972. Correspondence, 1920-1957. American Primers
creatorOf Victor Milner correspondence, 1920-1957 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Milner, Victor, 1893-1972,. Victor Milner collection of photographs, circa 1920s-1970s. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Victor Milner papers, 1914-1990 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Milner, Victor, 1893-1972. Papers, 1914-1990. American Primers
creatorOf Hamblin, Fay, 1908-1976. Collection of television and motion picture scripts, 1929-1992. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Collection of television and motion picture scripts, 1929-1992 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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associatedWith DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959. person
associatedWith Hamblin, Fay, 1908-1976 person
associatedWith Milner family family
associatedWith Wong, Anna May, 1905-1961 person
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California--Los Angeles
United States
Germany (East)--Weimar
California--Los Angeles
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Motion picture authorship--History--Sources
Performing Arts
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Cinematographers--California--Los Angeles--Correspondence
Artifacts
Motion picture actors and actresses--Photographs
Detention of persons--Germany (East)--Weimar
Cinematographers--Correspondence
Television scripts
Publication
Motion picture producers and directors--Correspondence
Television authorship--History--Sources
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Cinematographers--Photographs
Detention of persons
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Birth 1893-12-15

Death 1972-10-29

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Americans

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