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Anita Colby (right) and another woman, wearing flowered hats, talking at radio microphone labled "ABC" and "WCON," Atlanta, Georgia, May 11, 1948

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Type: black-and-white negatives | StillImage
Creator: Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title: Anita Colby (right) and another woman, wearing flowered hats, talking at radio microphone labled "ABC" and "WCON," Atlanta, Georgia, May 11, 1948
Date: 1948 May 11
Description: Local identification number: LBCE15-006b

Envelope description; this envelope combines several Lane Brothers assignments: "May 8, 9, 10 -48; Paramount Film Dist.; [commissioned] by Leonard Allen; Anita Colby." The 1948 Lane Brothers Assignment Book (May 8, p. 137) describes project: "Paramount Film Distributing Corp. [crossed out and replaced with:] Eagle Lions Film; 3 photos in screening room." LB Assignment Book, May 11 (p. 138): Paramount Film Dist. Corp. [commissioned] by Leonard Allen; photos, Anita Colby." Photos are by "Dub." Eagle-Lion Films Inc. was the U.S. distributor for the British film company Eagle-Lion Films. In this photo Anita Colby is on the right. Colby was an actress, model, and executive for Paramount Pictures (1945-1948); she would have been accompanying Paramount actors and actresses to Atlanta when this series of photos was made.

Subjects: Motion picture actors and actresses | Motion pictures--Distribution | Paramount Pictures Corporation | Colby, Anita, 1914-1992 | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Online Publisher: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Original Material: Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976
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LBCE15-006b, Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976. Photographic Collection, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library.

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Related Institutions: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Collection Information: Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976