I have a great passion for classic films, classic Hollywood, and history. I love art, fashion from the late 1800s until the 1960s, and old photography.
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25th March 2012

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"A Wall of directory illustrating the location of the women’s Star Studios. When this picture was taken in 1937, the name of recently deceased actress Jean Harlow had just been removed, and in fact is still poignantly visible on line A" 

Second picture is of the directory of the men’s Star Studio

pictures and captions come from the book MGM: Hollywood’s Greatest Backlot by Steven Bingen

Tagged: MGMMyrna LoyJean HarlowWilliam PowellSpencer TracyNorma ShearerJoan CrawfordJeanette MacDonaldGreta GarboClark GableRobert MontgomeryRobert TaylorLionel Barrymore

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