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Solomon Sir Jones

Solomon Sir Jones (1869 – 1936) was an American minister and amateur film-maker, best known for his collection of 29 silent black-and-white films (totaling 355 minutes worth of footage) documenting African-American communities in Oklahoma from 1924 to 1928. In 2016, Jones' films were selected for the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".
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