Merger reunites pair of pic pioneers

Snyder, Gabriel
May 2004
Variety;5/24/2004, Vol. 395 Issue 2, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on the merger of General Electric Co., founded by Thomas Edison and Universal City Studios Inc., established by Carl Laemmle. Dispute between the two companies in the early 19th century; Background of the Motion Picture Patent Co. of Edison; Remarks from author Neal Gabler on the merger.


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