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Michael J. Spencer

Hollywood of the Rockies: Exclusive Author Talk With Michael J. Spencer!

Hollywood of the Rockies. Michael J. Spencer. Charleston: The History Press, 2013. Front cover.
Hollywood of the Rockies. Michael J. Spencer. Charleston: The History Press, 2013. Back cover.

In 1896, Thomas Edison showed a motion picture on the wall of a building in New York City, launching a film industry that was first concentrated in the New York area.