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Stars of yesterday and today
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated November 14, 1959 reads, "Director William Wyler, center, is pictured hosting Ramon Navarro and May McAvoy, left, stars of original 'Ben-Hur,' filmed more than 30 years ago. On hand to greet them, at MGM studios, and to extend an invitation to attend the Hollywood premier of 'Ben-Hur' at the Egyptian Theater on Nov. 24, are Haya Harareet and Stephen Boyd, who have leading roles in the spectacular new film. 'Ben-Hur' was produced by Sam Zimbalist and directed by William Wyler."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Wyler, William,--1902-1981
McAvoy, May,--1901-1984
Novarro, Ramon,--1899-1968
Harareet, Haya,--1931-
Boyd, Stephen,--1931-1977
Ben-Hur (Motion picture : 1959)
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Motion picture producers and directors--United States
Motion picture studios--California--Culver City
Men--California--Culver City
Women--California--Culver City
Cigarettes--California--Culver City
Culver City (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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