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Ralph Steiner (I) (1899–1986)

Ralph Steiner was born in 1899 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. He was a cinematographer and director, known for H2O (1929), The City (1939) and Mechanical Principles (1930). He died in 1986. See full bio »


(age 87)

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 1943 This Is Tomorrow (Documentary short)
 1939/I The City (Documentary short)
 1937 The People of the Cumberland (Documentary short)
 1936 The Plow That Broke the Plains (Documentary short)
 1930 Mechanical Principles (Documentary short)
 1929 H2O (Short)
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Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 800-802. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999.

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