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John Groth and Chuck Tranum on the set of <em>Manhattan spotlight</em>, circa 1950

John Groth and Chuck Tranum on the set of Manhattan spotlight, circa 1950

Saltsberg, Jerry, photographer

Item Information

Title: John Groth and Chuck Tranum on the set of Manhattan spotlight

Date: circa 1950

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.

Description: Manhattan spotlight ran from January, 1949 to April 1951.

Photo shows Groth at an easel, sketching an apple that Tranum holds in his hands.

Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Manhattan spotlight, a presentation of the Du Mont Television, telecast Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 7:45 to 8 p.m.; at right is John Groth, artist, traveler and new correspondent; left is Chuck Tranum, host on Manhattan spotlight; Chuck scours New York for interesting guests to bring to his program.

Creator: Saltsberg, Jerry, photographer

Forms part of: Miscellaneous photographs collection

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: John Groth and Chuck Tranum on the set of Manhattan spotlight, circa 1950 / Jerry Saltsberg, photographer. Miscellaneous photographs collection. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 3501