loading..

PAUL "POPS" WHITEMAN - AUTOGRAPH - HFSID 31610

PAUL WHITEMAN The bandleader signs beneath a small cartoon of his own image Signature: "Paul Whiteman", 5x3 card. Oval illustration, 1x1¼, of the bandleader affixed at upper margin. Bandleader Paul Whiteman (1890-1967) led a U.S. Navy band before forming his own group in San Francisco.

Sale Price $255.00

Reg. $300.00

Condition: fine condition
PSA / JSA Authentication Guarantee
Free U.S. Shipping
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

PAUL WHITEMAN
The bandleader signs beneath a small cartoon of his own image
Signature: "Paul Whiteman", 5x3 card. Oval illustration, 1x1¼, of the bandleader affixed at upper margin. Bandleader Paul Whiteman (1890-1967) led a U.S. Navy band before forming his own group in San Francisco. In 1920, a year after he began recording, Whiteman had his first hit with "Whispering". In 1924, he introduced George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue", which was specially arranged for Whiteman's 35-piece orchestra. Known as "The King of Jazz", Whiteman starred in a film of the same name in 1930. The film featured one of his newest discoveries, singer Bing Crosby, one of the many crooners who got their start with Whiteman's orchestra. Whiteman and his orchestra also appeared in Strike Up The Band (1940), Rhapsody in Blue (1945) and The Fabulous Dorseys (1947). From 1949-1952, he hosted The Paul Whiteman Goodyear Revue. Glue stains on verso show through overall, touching signature. ¾-inch vertical crease touches "t" in signature. Otherwise, fine condition.

This website image may contain our company watermark. The actual item does not contain this watermark

See more listings from these signers
Make an offer today and get a quick response
Check your account for the status.

Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.

If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.

 

World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guaranteed

COA with every purchase

Questions Answered 24/7

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response