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Image of Breckinridge via The Library of Congress

Marvin Breckinridge

Gender:

Female

Awards/Recognition

ACL Ten Best 1930 - Special Mention
National Film Registry (U.S.) 1996

Films:

Forgotten Frontier, The

She Goes to Vassar


Profession

Photojournalist & Broadcaster

Biographical Notes

Also known as Mary Marvin Breckinridge Patterson. Cousins with Mary Breckinridge, who founded the Frontier Nursing Service.

Bibliographic Resources

Profile of Breckinridge via the Women Film Pioneers Project. The Library of Congress holds the Mary Marvin Breckinridge Patterson Collection of her films and home movies, 1927-1976.