Oral history interview with George Francis Hayes (Gabby), 1959

 

Name
Hayes, George, 1885-1969 (Interviewee)
Franklin, Joan (Interviewer)
Franklin, Robert (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with George Francis Hayes (Gabby), 1959
Other Titles
Reminiscences of George Francis Hayes (Gabby), 1959
Abstract
Early career in show business; Westerns, 1930-49: differences between making series and features, stunts, special effects, horses, portrayal of Indians, authenticity; opinions on various directors, including Frank Capra and John Ford; reminiscences of Roy Rogers, Gary Cooper, John Wayne, William Boyd (Hopalong Cassidy) and others. Audio is comprised of narrator's excerpts from the Westinghouse Broa dcasting Company's radio program series "Memoirs of the Movies"
Collection Name
Popular arts project
Subjects
Actors; Motion picture industry; Western films; Motion picture producers and directors; Motion picture actors and actresses; Hayes, George, 1885-1969
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1959
Physical Description
sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Note (Biographical)
Actor
Note
Interviewed by Joan and Robert Franklin
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
11733914
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-0tas-0388
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.