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Motion picture "Stars and Stripes Forever" film stills

1952
 Collection
Accession: 1980-358

Abstract

This collection consists of five publicity photographs from the motion picture Stars and Stripes Forever. It was produced by 20th Century Fox and released in 1952. It tells the story of John Philip Sousa, portrayed by Clifton Webb.

Dates

  • 1952

Creator

Extent

5 item(s)

General Physical Description

5 photographic prints : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Historical Note

Stars and Stripes Forever was produced by 20th Century Fox and released in 1952. It is a film biography of composer John Philip Sousa, covering his early days in the Marine Corps Band through the Spanish-American War in 1898.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of five publicity photographs from the motion picture Stars and Stripes Forever. One photograph is a formal portrait of Clifton Webb portraying Sousa in uniform, holding a baton. Two photographs show the Sousa band in concert. One photograph shows a group of dancers and the last photograph shows Webb and Ruth Hussey as John Philip Sousa and his wife, Jennie Sousa.

Location

GL Box 4.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Language of Materials

English


Additional Information

Related Names

Creator

Finding Aid & Administrative Information

Title:
Motion picture Stars and Stripes Forever film stills
Status:
Date:
2015
Description rules:
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description:
English
Script of description:
Latin

Repository Details

Repository Details

Part of the Audiovisual Collections Repository

Contact:
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