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Billie Stein and Her Harmony Girls Band, circa 1925

 Item
Identifier: B063.02.0002.00011

Overview

Billie (Lillian) Stein poses with members of her Harmony Girls Orchestra. All five female members of the group are dressed in clown costumes with a ruff at the neck. Billie Stein sits in the center on a bench. Billie Stein started her own all-girls band at the age of 14 and traveled throughout the United States performing on her trumpet.

Dates

  • circa 1925

Creator

Digital Repository

Billie Stein and Her Harmony Girls Band

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

2 items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The collection contains materials intentionally assembled by the Ira M. and Peryle Hayutin Beck Memorial Archives of Jews in the Rocky Mountain region. The bulk of the photographs are from or related to various towns in Colorado, but the collection also contains photographs from other states in the western United States.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair 8 x 10 inches black and white

Provenance

Donated by Billie Stein.

General

reformatted digital
Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

On back of photograph: ''#194 Billie Stein's Orchestra Billie, seated, about 1925, The Harmony Girls, Donor Mrs. Billie Stein.'' On envelope: ''#194 Billie Stein's Orchestra.''

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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