Chapter 14: Superman at Bay poster

Description (Brief):

Poster for the 1948 Columbia Pictures Superman serial film Chapter 14: Superman at Bay. The poster features a photograph of a scene from the film. In 1948, Columbia Pictures produced a 15-chapter serial, Superman, using real actors and basic animated special effects which was advertised to attract young movie-goers. Kirk Alyn starred as Superman and developed the role of Clark Kent.

Date Made: 1948

Producer: Columbia PicturesAssociated Person: Alyn, KirkMaker: ColumbiaColumbia Pictures

Location: Currently not on view

General Subject Association: Motion PicturesSubject: Superman


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Credit Line: DC Comics, Incorporated

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1987.0213.029Accession Number: 1987.0213Catalog Number: 1987.0213.029

Object Name: Poster

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 41 in x 27 in; 104.14 cm x 68.58 cm


Record Id: nmah_682885

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