Series 3 - Mystery/Thriller

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US MBE MSS 049-3

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  • 1940-1959 (Creation)


10 folders

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This collection contains film posters and ephemera for 14 films that are dated between 1940 and 1959. Subgenres in this series include horror films, disaster, science fiction, and film noir among others.

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Series is divided into 8 subseries that are arranged by film. Subseries are arranged chronologically.

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