Sennett, Mack, 1880-1960

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Born Michael Sinnott in Canada, Sennett began directing slapstick comedies in the early 1910s and later worked as a producer and screenwriter for other comedy films.

From the description of Papers, 1923-1940. (University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center). WorldCat record id: 34073565

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Stewart, Michael, 1929-1987. Michael Stewart Papers, 1948-1987. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Griffith, D. W. (David Wark), 1875-1948. Papers, 1872-1969, 1897-1954 (bulk). Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Buckingham Cigarettes. Buckingham Cigarettes bathing beauty cards, ca. 1915-1917? Houghton Library
referencedIn Hennecke, Clarence, 1894-1969. Clarence Hennecke papers, 1913-2000. Univerisity of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.
referencedIn Michael Stewart Papers, 1948-1987 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Sennett, Mack, 1880-1960. Papers, 1923-1940. Univerisity of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.
creatorOf Sennett, Mack, 1880-1960. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1926-1927. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn John Eldon Thayer collection of motion picture memorabilia, 1916-1979. Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Clarence Hennecke papers, 1913-2000 Univerisity of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.
creatorOf Selig, William N. William Selig collection, 1857-1979 (bulk 1900-1923). Margaret Herrick Library, Academy Library
referencedIn Aitken, Harry, 1878-1956. Harry and Roy Aitken papers, 1909-1940. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Swanson, Gloria. Papers. Series II. Career, ca. 1914-1983. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Bing Crosby/Mack Sennett research materials used by Twyla Tharp for an unfinished dance project, [1977?]. Ohio State University Libraries
referencedIn Griffith, D. W. (David Wark), 1875-1948. Papers [microform] 1872-1969, 1897-1954 (bulk). Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
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associatedWith Aitken, Harry, 1878-1956. person
associatedWith Buckingham Cigarettes. corporateBody
associatedWith Griffith, D. W. (David Wark), 1875-1948. person
associatedWith Hennecke, Clarence, 1894-1969. person
associatedWith Selig, William N. person
associatedWith Stewart, Michael, 1929-1987. person
associatedWith Swanson, Gloria. person
associatedWith Thayer, John Eldon, 1899-1980 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Comedy films
Motion pictures
Motion picture producers and directors


Birth 1880-01-17

Death 1960-11-05





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SNAC ID: 22361209