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  • University Archives Photograph Collection

"Beau Geste" set, 1939

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"Beau Geste" set, 1939
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The set was also sleeping quarters of cast and crew during filming of the student parody of "Beau Geste." It was the same location as the Paramount Studios movie, the abandoned set of Fort Zinderneuf in the desert near Yuma. (The exact location is an archeological dig and may not be disclosed.)
Fort Zinderneuf; Movie sets; Film sets; Lost Remake of Beau Geste; Beau Geste (parody)
California - Imperial County
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  • University Archives Photograph Collection
Post-1931 Photographs
  • The Beau Geste Parody, 1939-1940
Photographic print; black and white
2.5 inches X 4.5 inches
Frank Thompson, "The Lost Remake of Beau Geste," 2013; so-sl-001 through so-sl-036; so-sl-040 through o-sl-051; so-sl-053 through so-sl-063; 1940_020_03_011; so-sl-005a
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Gift of William Tascher '40 (1998)
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