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Origins of American Animation, 1900-1921

Origins of American Animation, 1900-1921

According to the website, "The development of early American animation is represented by this collection of 21 animated films and 2 fragments, which spans the years 1900 to 1921.  The films include clay, puppet, and cut-out animation, as well as pen drawings.  They point to a connection between newspaper comic strips and early animated films, as represented by ...

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