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  • University Archives Photograph Collection

Nord Whited and the caretaker on "Beau Geste" set, 1939

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Nord Whited and the caretaker on "Beau Geste" set, 1939
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Nord Whited (in white) and the unidentified property caretaker survey the abandoned Paramount Studios Fort Zinderneuf set where Bob Wade and H. Billy Miller filmed a parody of "Beau Geste." (The exact location is an archeological dig and may not be disclosed.) For more information see Frank Thompson's "The Lost Remake of Beau Geste," 2013.
Actors; Students; Fort Zinderneuf; Movie sets; Film sets; Film production; 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 inches X 3 inches
Frank Thompson, "The Lost Remake of Beau Geste," 2013; so-sl-001; so-sl-002; so-sl-004 through so-sl-036; so-sl-040 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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