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The Dave Astor Show was a Portland based television program featuring high school students from surrounding schools. Mechanic Falls High School students appeared on the show during the March 24, 1962 episode. This image is one within a series for this student's performance.
The Dave Astor Show was broadcast each Saturday from 1956 to 1971. It featured teenagers dancing and singing along to the popular music of the day.
About This Item
- Title: Teenage performer on the set of The Dave Astor Show, Portland, 1962
- Creation Date: 1962-03-24
- Subject Date: 1962-03-24
- Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
- Media: Film transparency
- Dimensions: 3 cm x 2.5 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 2499, Box 8/DA79
- Collection: Dave Astor collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Dave Astor Show
- Mechanic Falls High School (Mechanic Falls, Me.)
- Rock and roll dancing
- Television dance parties
- Television programs--Maine--Portland
- WCSH-TV (Television station : Portland, Me.)
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485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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