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Title
Actor-producer Orson Welles in publicity gag for Los Angeles Musical Fiesta, 1940
Date Created and/or Issued
May 26, 1940
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4318
Description
MAN FROM MARS' -- Orson Welles, actor-producer who startled world with his "War of Worlds" broadcast in 1938, pulls switch which will unleash fireworks at fiesta.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
uclalat_1429_b3146_19108-1
ark:/21198/zz0002tvm9
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Entertainment
Motion picture actors and actresses--California--Los Angeles
People
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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