|Title||Bing Crosby reading newspaper, Seattle, 1942 |
|Notes||Crosby is reading the Kodiak Bear from Fort Greely, Alaska, dated June 9, 1942. Headlines include: Dutch Harbor Bombed, U.S. Smears Jap Fleet; Greely-Grown Foods Will Augment Mess; Enemy Force is Blasted by Ships, Planes; QM Goes 100% on War Bonds to Bomb Axis; Glamour Boy Here With New Helmet; Souvenir-Hunters in Uniform Keep Craftsmen Busy.|
Handwritten on sleeve: Crosby, Bing, at Victory Square.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): August 12, 1942.
|Subjects||Singers--Washington (State)--Seattle; Newspapers--Washington (State)--Seattle; World War, 1939-1945 |
|Personal Names||Crosby, Bing, 1904-1977 |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||PI28260 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from print made from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |