DOUG SEROFF FILM COLLECTION 95-055
5 reels of black and white 16mm film
All materials in this collection are subject to standard national and international copyright laws. No reproduction permitted without permission of creator.
This collection was donated to the Center May 28, 1996 by Doug Seroff of Greenbrier, Tennessee.
Agency History/biographical sketch:
Doug Seroff is
an independent scholar and dealer living in Greenbrier,
Scope and content:
This collection contains five audio - visual film reels collected by Doug Seroff in the course of his popular music research. Four of the reels are short productions of performers, such as Lionel Hampton, Toni Arden, Jan Arden, Mel Boare, the Four King Sisters, Pat Morrison, and the Starliters. The Newport Jazz Festival film is a thirty minute live production of the 1962 festival. Performers include Pee Wee Russell, Ruby Braff, Duke Ellington Orchestra, Johnny Hodges, Oscar Peterson Trio, and the Clara Ward Singers. For more details, including song titles, please see viewer log sheets.
The film reels are located in metal cabinets in the collections storage area with identifying labels on the cabinet door adjacent to the Korine-Dunlap Collection.
16mm Film/TV, Nine Telescriptions of Toni Arden, Jan Arden, Studio Films, Inc., c. 1952.
16mm Film/TV, Toni and Jan Arden, Studio Films, Inc., 1951-1952.
16mm Film/TV, Hollywood Spot-lighted Revue, Snyder Telescriptions,
Film/TV, Live Jazz Concert -
LPC March 2008