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Dear Ms. Radujko,
Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!
We searched the National Archives catalog and located The United States of America v. Motion Picture Patents Company et al. in Records of District Courts of the United States, 1685 - 2009 from the series Equity Case Files, 1843 - 1938. While these records are not specifically about Joseph Byron Totten, they do include court case files regarding the two film studios he was associated with, Essanay Film Manufacturing Company and the Vitagraph Company of America. For more information on these records, please contact the National Archives at Philadelphia (RE-PA) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Also, we suggest that you search the Resources for Moving Image Related Subjects & Materials website from the Library of Congress (LOC) Moving Image Research Center for a list of resources regarding the early film industry. The American Silent Feature Film Database may contain some information about Joseph Byron Totten’s movie titled The Blindness of Virtue.
We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your research!