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Collection Permanent Collection
Catalog Number 1967.083.077
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photograph of a group of women and girls in band uniforms holding instruments. The group is standing on a stage. In the middle of the picture is a woman standing wearing a conductor's uniform. In front of her is a drum which has "Earl Held's Girl Band" printed on it. Earl Held's Girl Band was founded in 1936 in the Allentown area for female graduates to continue to exercise their musical talents.
Print size 5 1/2" x 9 1/2"
Date 1940 ca.
Photographer Unknown
Place Allentown, PA
Subjects People
Women
Girls
Bands
Band uniforms
Musical instruments
Musicians