German film press books collection Edit


MSS 312 large


  • 1958-1994 (Creation)


  • 5 Linear Feet (Whole)
    5 boxes



  • Scope and Contents

    This collection is comprised of over 650 titles from throughout the twentieth century. Printed in German, these press books were published to advertise movies in Germany from various countries, including the United States, Britain, France, and Germany.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Anonymous Donation June 2007.

  • Arrangement

    The German film press books collection is arranged alphabetically by title. For some books, the finding aid includes company name, photos, year, and director.

  • Preferred Citation

    Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, German film press books collection, MSS 312, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

  • Processing Information

    The German film press books collection was processed by Julia Frankosky in June 2008.