A Brief Timeline of the Studios and their Owners

The Studios by Decade

Click a decade link above or a studio link below to read about it

1940-1949

1940-1949
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Hollywood
fox stage 6 300 x 171

Southern California

Edendale
Edendale

Before Hollywood

Fort Lee
fox fort lee 300 x 170

and all of New Jersey

New York
vitagraphstudio 300 x 171

NY City and State

Illinois, Penn.
essanay chicago sketch 300 x 170

Midwest-Rust Belt

Jacksonville
Norman-Studios thumb

Florida and Sun Belt

The West
American 1918 300x170

CA, AZ, NM, WA

California Studios
650 N. Bronson, 5255 Clinton Street, 5530 Melrose Ave.
Active 1941-1961

Columbia Studios Annex
4500 Sunset Blvd.
East Hollywood
1943-1961

John Sutherland Studio
201 Occidental
1945-1962

Allied Artists
4401 Sunset Blvd.
East Hollywood
1946-1964

Equity Studios
846 N. Cahuenga
1946-1947

Motion Picture
Center Studios

846 N. Cahuenga
1947-1952

ABC West Coast
4151 Prospect
East Hollywood
1948-1996

1940-1949
reel 2 reversed
Hollywood
fox stage 6 300 x 171

Southern California

Edendale
Edendale

Before Hollywood

Fort Lee
fox fort lee 300 x 170

and all of New Jersey

New York
vitagraphstudio 300 x 171

NY City and State

Illinois, Penn.
essanay chicago sketch 300 x 170

Midwest-Rust Belt

Jacksonville
Norman-Studios thumb

Florida and Sun Belt

The West
American 1918 300x170

CA, AZ, NM, WA

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