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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: J.L. Roop Scrapbook
    Dates: 1925
    Collection Number: P-254
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: (Boxes: 1 flat)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Abstract: A scrapbook of photos and clippings organized in chronological order outlining the career of J.L.Roop from his origins in the Midwest as a sculptor, to his model and miniature work on a number of stop-motion pictures in the 1920s, including The Lost World.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    J.L. Roop Scrapbook. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Acquisition Information

    The scrapbook was most likely given to the Museum by Roop himself while he was an employee in the late 1920s. Roop also worked at the Natural History Museum's satellite facility at the La Brea Tar Pits, making models and casts of prehistoric animals found at the site.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    A scrapbook of photos and clippings organized in chronological order outlining the career of J.L.Roop from his origins in the Midwest as a sculptor, to his model and miniature work on a number of stop-motion pictures in the 1920s, including The Lost World.

    Indexing Terms

    Silent films.