Selig, William N.

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Motion picture producer; founder of Selig Polyscope Company (originally called Mutuscope & Film Company); b. 1864; d. 1948.

From the description of William Selig collection, 1857-1979 (bulk 1900-1923). (Margaret Herrick Library). WorldCat record id: 70938793

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referencedIn Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901. [Letter, 1893 Mar. 15: London, England to [?] [manuscript] / Walter Besant. San Diego State University Library, SDSU Library and Information Access
creatorOf Selig, William N. William Selig collection, 1857-1979 (bulk 1900-1923). Margaret Herrick Library, Academy Library
referencedIn Davis, Genevieve Adale. Genevieve Adale Davis photograph collection [graphic]. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Fick, William,. Harry Hale Buckwalter : [collection] : 1900-1988 (bulk 1905-1912) ;. History Colorado
creatorOf Selig, William N. The serenade [microform] : a dramatic composition in four scenes / by W.N. Selig. University of Missouri -- Columbia, MU Libraries; University of Missouri; MU; Ellis Library; University of Missouri Columbia
creatorOf Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919. [Letter, 1908 June 21: Macatawa, Mich. to Mr. Selig, Chicago, Ill.] [manuscript] / [L. Frank Baum]. San Diego State University Library, SDSU Library and Information Access
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correspondedWith Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919. person
associatedWith Beach, Rex, 1877-1949, person
correspondedWith Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901. person
associatedWith Bosworth, Hobart, 1867-1943, person
associatedWith Davis, Genevieve Adale. person
associatedWith London, Jack, 1876-1916, person
associatedWith Mix, Tom, 1880-1940, person
associatedWith Moore, Colleen, 1902- , person
associatedWith Mutuscope & Film Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Selig Polyscope Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Sennett, Mack, 1880-1960, person
associatedWith Warner, Albert, 1883-1967, person
associatedWith Warner, Harry Morris, 1881-1958, person
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United States
Motion picture studios
Motion pictures
Motion picture industry
Motion picture producers and directors


Birth 1864-03-14

Death 1948-07-16





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SNAC ID: 9135514