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These records consist of correspondence and other documents, including agreements, minutes, announcements, and financial statements. The correspondents include Frank L. Dyer, president of MPPCo, Harry N. Marvin, vice president (later president), and George F. Scull, secretary. There are also letters to or from Edison or bearing his marginalia. Many of the documents relate to license agreements with manufacturers and exhibitors. Also included are items pertaining to the federal government's antitrust suit against MPPCo and other litigation involving the company. In addition, there are several agreements with Eastman Kodak Co., along with correspondence with Eastman Kodak and the National Waterproof Film Co.
The selected folders are arranged in the following order: (1) Correspondence and Agreements (1900, 1908-1918); (2) Documents (1908-1912); (3) Eastman Kodak Company (1908-1913); (4) Memoranda (1908-1918); (5) National Waterproof Film Company (1909-1913); (6) Newspaper Clippings (1908-1912); and (7) Trade Journals (1908-1912).