Henry Norton Marvin (1862 - 1940)

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Birthplace: Jordan, Onondaga Co., NY
Death: Died in Sarasota Co., FL
Managed by: Liz B.
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About Henry Norton Marvin

Henry Norton Marvin was founder of the early motion picture production houses of American Mutoscope and the Biograph Company. The studios were situated in an old New York City "brownstone" on 14th street and Fifth Avenue. The building's previous owner was a member of the Cunard family. The film pioneer David Wark Griffith made his first films with Henry Marvin and his partner. Henry's brother was also a cameraman at the studio.

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Henry Marvin's Timeline

September 6, 1862
Jordan, Onondaga Co., NY
February 12, 1894
Age 31
Canastota, Madison, New York, United States
January 12, 1940
Age 77
Sarasota Co., FL