Ziegfeld Girl Movie Poster - Public domain movie poster
Poster for the 1941 film Ziegfeld Girl.
The poster has no copyright marks. At bottom left is "D" (for poster version "D"), Litho in USA 5A25. At bottom right is Tooker Litho Co, NY-they printed the poster.
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The Ziegfeld Follies were a series of theatrical productions on Broadway in New York City, produced by Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. from 1907 to 1931 known for their elaborate costumes, sets, and special effects, as well as their beautiful performers, dancers, singers, and comedians. The Ziegfeld Follies were also known for their beautiful and glamorous chorus girls, known as the "Ziegfeld Girls," many of these became performers, such as Fanny Brice, Ruth Etting, and Billie Burke. The Follies helped to establish Broadway as a center for American entertainment. The last Ziegfeld Follies was presented in 1931, and Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. passed away in 1932.