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Norman and Sally Coe Scopitone Film Collection, 1964-1970

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Donor:
Coe, Norman
Coe, Norman
Coe, Sally
Creator:
Compagnie d'Applications Mecaniques à l'Electronique au Cinéma et à l'Atomistique
Kelmar Film Productions, Inc
Parkside Productions
Subject:
Alpert, Herb
Anka, Paul
Carr, Vikki
Damone, Vic
Darren, James
Eckstine, Billy
Ennis, Ethel
Gore, Lesley 1946-
Greco, Buddy
Hallyday, Johnny 1943-
Legrand, Michel, | 1932-
McNair, Barbara
Rawls, Lou
Reese, Della
Reynolds, Debbie
Riley, Billy Lee 1933-
Rydell, Bobby
Sedaka, Neil
Sinatra, Jr., Frank 1944-
Warwick, Dionne
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. : 156 reels
Type:
16mm motion picture film
Collection descriptions
Motion pictures (visual works)
Date:
1964
1964-1970
1960-1970
1960-1980
Notes:
Scopitones are three mniute long 16mm films that were viewed on a Scopitone machine, a jukebox -like player. A precursor to music videos, Scopitones, both the films and the machines, were popular in the United States from around 1962-1968. The films featured sets, costumes, and dancers in support of well known performers singing a single song. The collection includes Scopitone films from the United States and Europe.
Summary:
A collection of films that were viewed on Scopitone machines. A partial list of artists who appear in the films is included below. The collection comprises approximately one hundred forty 16mm composite magnetic track motion picture prints produced to be played on a Scopitone juke box. These films were produced in Europe and the United States.
Cite as:
Norman and Sally Coe Scopitone Film Collection, 1964-1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Popular music
Local number:
Pending (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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