Wilton A. Barrett

Wilton A. Barrett
Executive Secretary


Executive Secretary. National Board of Review of Motion Pictures from 1923. He joined the staff of the National Board of Censorship of Motion Pictures shortly after its organization by the People's Institute in 1909. As review secretary, he organized the review committee work of the National Board. During World War I he directed its activity in connection with cooperation with the Committee on Public Information. He then organized and directed the Committee on Exceptional Photoplays of the National Board. He became executive secretary of the National Board and its Better Films National Council Department in 1923.

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