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Lancaster, Burt, 1913-1994

 Person

Biography

Burton Stephen Lancaster was an American actor and producer. Initially known for playing "tough guys" with a tender streak, he went on to achieve success with more complex and challenging roles over a 45-year career in film and, later, television.

Found in 108 Collections and/or Records:

Contact sheet - Herding and branding cattle, undated [summer 1950]

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1000.048.4.013
Content Description From the Collection: Collection of 458 black and white reference photographs and stills, 311 of which are contained in 32 full or partial contact sheets, documenting cast members, wardrobe, hair, and makeup shots for the western film, Vengeance Valley.The script for Vengeance Valley was written by Irving Ravetch and based on the novel by Luke Short. The film starred Burt Lancaster, Robert Walker, Joanne Dru, Sally Forrest, John Ireland and Hugh O'Brian. It was directed by Richard Thorpe with George...
Dates: undated [summer 1950]

Contact sheet - Robert Walker and Burt Lancaster, undated [summer 1950]

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1000.048.4.020
Content Description From the Collection: Collection of 458 black and white reference photographs and stills, 311 of which are contained in 32 full or partial contact sheets, documenting cast members, wardrobe, hair, and makeup shots for the western film, Vengeance Valley.The script for Vengeance Valley was written by Irving Ravetch and based on the novel by Luke Short. The film starred Burt Lancaster, Robert Walker, Joanne Dru, Sally Forrest, John Ireland and Hugh O'Brian. It was directed by Richard Thorpe with George...
Dates: undated [summer 1950]

Contact sheet - Robert Walker on horseback; Burt Lancaster, undated [summer 1950]

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1000.048.4.027
Content Description From the Collection: Collection of 458 black and white reference photographs and stills, 311 of which are contained in 32 full or partial contact sheets, documenting cast members, wardrobe, hair, and makeup shots for the western film, Vengeance Valley.The script for Vengeance Valley was written by Irving Ravetch and based on the novel by Luke Short. The film starred Burt Lancaster, Robert Walker, Joanne Dru, Sally Forrest, John Ireland and Hugh O'Brian. It was directed by Richard Thorpe with George...
Dates: undated [summer 1950]

Contact sheet - Rodeo, undated [summer 1950]

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1000.048.4.018
Content Description From the Collection: Collection of 458 black and white reference photographs and stills, 311 of which are contained in 32 full or partial contact sheets, documenting cast members, wardrobe, hair, and makeup shots for the western film, Vengeance Valley.The script for Vengeance Valley was written by Irving Ravetch and based on the novel by Luke Short. The film starred Burt Lancaster, Robert Walker, Joanne Dru, Sally Forrest, John Ireland and Hugh O'Brian. It was directed by Richard Thorpe with George...
Dates: undated [summer 1950]

Contact sheet - Rodeo, undated [summer 1950]

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1000.048.4.019
Content Description From the Collection: Collection of 458 black and white reference photographs and stills, 311 of which are contained in 32 full or partial contact sheets, documenting cast members, wardrobe, hair, and makeup shots for the western film, Vengeance Valley.The script for Vengeance Valley was written by Irving Ravetch and based on the novel by Luke Short. The film starred Burt Lancaster, Robert Walker, Joanne Dru, Sally Forrest, John Ireland and Hugh O'Brian. It was directed by Richard Thorpe with George...
Dates: undated [summer 1950]

Contact sheet - Shoot out, undated [summer 1950]

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1000.048.4.014
Content Description From the Collection: Collection of 458 black and white reference photographs and stills, 311 of which are contained in 32 full or partial contact sheets, documenting cast members, wardrobe, hair, and makeup shots for the western film, Vengeance Valley.The script for Vengeance Valley was written by Irving Ravetch and based on the novel by Luke Short. The film starred Burt Lancaster, Robert Walker, Joanne Dru, Sally Forrest, John Ireland and Hugh O'Brian. It was directed by Richard Thorpe with George...
Dates: undated [summer 1950]

Contact sheet - Shoot out, undated [summer 1950]

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1000.048.4.015
Content Description From the Collection: Collection of 458 black and white reference photographs and stills, 311 of which are contained in 32 full or partial contact sheets, documenting cast members, wardrobe, hair, and makeup shots for the western film, Vengeance Valley.The script for Vengeance Valley was written by Irving Ravetch and based on the novel by Luke Short. The film starred Burt Lancaster, Robert Walker, Joanne Dru, Sally Forrest, John Ireland and Hugh O'Brian. It was directed by Richard Thorpe with George...
Dates: undated [summer 1950]

Costume test - Burt Lancaster as Owen Daybright, 1950-06-12

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: 1000.048.1.023
Scope and Contents

Lancaster in costume posing on the porch of a log cabin set. Handwritten note at the bottom reads "Sc. 1 thru 28".

Original metadata along the side indicates that this is photograph number 49 in the set.

Dates: 1950-06-12

Costume test - Burt Lancaster as Owen Daybright, 1950-06-14

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: 1000.048.1.026
Scope and Contents

Lancaster in costume posing stiffly on a dirt road. Handwritten note at the bottom reads "Sc. 46 thr 82".

Original metadata along the side indicates that this is photograph number 10 of the set.

Dates: 1950-06-14

Costume test - Burt Lancaster as Owen Daybright, 1950-06-14

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: 1000.048.1.028
Scope and Contents

Lancaster in costume posing on an outdoor set. Handwritten note at the bottom reads "Sc. 84 x 1 thru 92".

Original metadata along the side indicates that this is photograph number 62 in the set.

Dates: 1950-06-14

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Type
Archival Object 107
Collection 1
 
Subject
Motion picture actors and actresses 1
Motion pictures. 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Films 1
Vengeance valley (Motion picture : 1951) 1
Western films 1