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The lady from the black lagoon : Hollywood monsters and the lost legacy of Milicent Patrick

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Mallory O'Meara uncovers the life and work of Milicent Patrick, one of Disney's first female animators and the only woman in history to create one of Hollywood's classic movie monsters. O'Meara discovered that Patrick's contribution had been claimed by a jealous male colleague, and she soon after had disappeared from film history. O'Meara set out to right the wrong, and in the process discovered the full, fascinating story of an ambitious, artistic woman ahead of her time.

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Clifton Springs Library Bio Patrick (Text)
Adult Biography
Newark Public Library 777 OME (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
Wood Library Association - Canandaigua B PATRICK (Text)
Adult Biography

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  • ISBN: 9781335937803
  • ISBN: 1335937803
  • Physical Description: 307 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Hanover Square Press, [2019]

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Subject: Patrick, Milicent.
Women animators > United States > Biography.
Women in the motion picture industry > United States > History.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts.
Genre: Biographies.

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