The Way West

Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1966. Vintage black-and-white studio still contact sheet from the 1967 film, dated 8/4/66 at the right margin. Featuring twelve on-the-set still negative shots, showing wagons and cattle, and one showing members of the crew during filming.

Based on the 1949 novel by A.B. Guthrie, Jr., about a former senator who leads a wagon train along the Oregon Trail. William Tadlock (Douglas) leads settles to Oregon, but his leadership gets the best of him, and his followers dissent.

Shot on location in Arizona and Oregon.

8 x 10 inches. Very Good plus, with creases at the edges.

Hardy, The Western, p. 306. Pitts 4800.

[Book #137530]