Bundle of photographs

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/10/2/46
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 9 (/1-110); 53 (/111-121); and 71 (/122).
  • Dates of Creation
      n.d. [1942-1943]
  • Physical Description
      Print sizes range from 12.5 x 9.5 cm to 25 x 33.5 cm. 122 pieces.

Scope and Content

Photographs brought together from three original bundles (the order of which has been retained), consisting of stills and publicity shots relating to the film The Young Mr Pitt, in which RD starred as Pitt in 1942. These include: small format film stills (/1-13 and /111); standard film stills (/18 and /30-110); a behind-the-scenes publicity shot (/14); publicity shots of RD and his co-star Phyllis Calvert (/15-17, /19-24 and /112-14); studio publicity shots of Calvert (/25-6); publicity shots of RD as Pitt (/27-29 and /115-122).

/28 is inscribed to G. Webster from RD.