Skip to Main Content Skip to Header Menu Skip to Main Menu Skip to Category Menu Skip to Footer

THE BOSWELL SISTERS (CONNEE BOSWELL) - INSCRIBED PRINTED PHOTOGRAPH SIGNED IN INK - HFSID 343387

CONNEE BOSWELL The singer signs her name with a sentiment on this later photo of her Inscribed printed photograph signed: "To Jack/Lots of good luck/sincerely/Connee/Boswell" in black ink. 8x10.

Sale Price $180.00

Reg. $200.00

Condition: slightly creased, otherwise fine condition
Our Authentication Guarantee (PSA / JSA) View information about our authenticity guarantee
Free U.S. Shipping
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

CONNEE BOSWELL
The singer signs her name with a sentiment on this later photo of her
Inscribed printed photograph signed: "To Jack/Lots of good luck/sincerely/Connee/Boswell" in black ink. 8x10. Connee Boswell (1907-1976) was paralyzed from the waist down as a child, but that didn't stop her from pursuing a career as a singer. She and her sisters Helvetia (also known as Vet) and Martha began singing professionally as the Boswell Sisters in New Orleans in the 1920s and, after honing their act in vaudeville, caught fire in 1930. Known for tight harmonies and energetic vocals, they recorded 20 Top 20 records and scored a No. 1 hit with 1935's "The Object of My Affection". The act broke up in 1936 when Martha and Helvetia married, leaving Connee to a solo career. She became a favorite duet partner of Bing Crosby. The two together recorded the chart-topping cover of "Alexander's Ragtime Band" with Eddie Cantor in 1938 and three other Top 20 records. She continued recording into the 1950s and occasionally appeared in film between the 1930s and 1950s, as well as in the TV series Pete Kelly's Blues (1959). Toned. Corners rounded and slightly creased. Bowed. Ink note (unknown hand) on verso. 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 Guarantee

COA with every purchase

All Questions Answered

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response