Robert Emmett Tansey

Robert Emmett Tansey (June 28, 1897 – June 17, 1951) was an American actor, screenwriter, film producer and director.[1] He was active in cinema in various roles from the 1910s to the 1950s. He was sometimes credited as Robert E. Tansey or Robert Tansey.

Robert Emmett Tansey
BornJune 28, 1897
Brooklyn, United States
DiedJune 17, 1951
Los Angeles, United States
OccupationProducer, director, writer, actor
Years active1911–1951 (film)

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  1. ^ Pitts p.187
  2. ^ Michno, Gregory F.; Michno, Susan J. (October 17, 2008). Circle the Wagons!: Attacks on Wagon Trains in History and Hollywood Films. ISBN 9780786439973.


  • Michael R. Pitts. Poverty Row Studios, 1929–1940: An Illustrated History of 55 Independent Film Companies, with a Filmography for Each. McFarland & Company, 2005.

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