Work on preparing this presentation was performed by the National Digital Library Program team in the Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division at the Library of Congress: Karen Lund, Judi Hoffman, and Hussein Hassan; and Marc Dudley of the National Digital Library. Title selection was performed by Judi Hoffman and Karen Lund. Essays were researched and written by Karen Lund with editorial assistance from Judi Hoffman. Catalog records were created by Judi Hoffman. The web page was designed by Andrea Greenwood. Special thanks to Carl Fleischhauer, David Woodward, Glenn Ricci, Dominique Pickett, and Tracey Salley of the National Digital Library and Gene DeAnna, David Francis, Pat Loughney, and Ken Weissman of M/B/RS for their assistance. A special note of appreciation goes to Tracy North and Barbara Tenenbaum of the Hispanic Division for generously permitting us to link to their fine Spanish-American War web page and for their aid. A note of gratitude is also extended for the impressive research performed by Charles Musser for several books on early motion pictures; these books proved invaluable during the research phase of this presentation.