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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Tom Collins Collection, 1959-1964



Descriptive Summary

Creator Collins, Tom
Title Tom Collins Collection
Dates: 1959-1964
Abstract Tom Collins was an ice skater who went on to become the general manager and vice president of Holiday on Ice until it was sold in the mid-1970s. Collection consists of motion picture film of performances of Holiday on Ice.
Accession No. 95-287; 2000-60
Extent 6 in. and 24 motion picture reels
Language English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Tom Collins was an ice skater who went on to become the general manager and vice president of Holiday on Ice until it was sold in the mid-1970s. He is also the owner of the Tour of World Figure Skating Champions.

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Scope and Contents

Collection consists of motion picture film of performances of Holiday on Ice, including a performance on the CBS television program, The Ed Sullivan Show.

Forms part of the Touring Entertainment Industry Archive.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Some restrictions apply. Contact repository for further information.

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Index Terms

Subjects
Collins, Tom--Archives.
Holiday on Ice--Archives.
Ed. Sullivan show (Television program).
Skating--Exhibitions.

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Administrative Information

Cite as

Tom Collins Collection, 1959-1964, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Inventory

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2.325/D18f Souvenir Programs
Holiday on Ice
1952
1955-1956
1958-1962
1972
1976-1980
Walt Disney's World On Ice, 1993
Holiday On Ice International, 1995
Photographs
Holiday On Ice
Bobby Blake and Diana Grafton, 3 photos, n. d.
Murray Galbraith, n. d.
"Ice Vogues of 1948"
Icedom's King of Swing, Bobby Blake
Perfection on Ice, Jack Richardson and Marilyn Quinn
Sensational Acro-Adaigo on Ice, Don Condon and Mary Bohland
Percellys, n. d.
Twinkle Watts, n. d.
Unidentified group with Shriners, n. d.
Holiday On Ice International, n. d.
Hazel Franklin
Ruth Harrison
2 Luparescos
Guy Pigier
Unidentified - group photos (3)
Proclamations
Holiday On Ice, 50th Anniversary, March 29, 1995
City of West Allis, Wisconsin
Office of the Governor, Wisconsin
The People of Wisconsin, Wisconsin State Fair Park Coliseum
Notes, Tom Collins to Dean Justice, University of Texas at Austin, n. d.
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2/FILM E46 Europe
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2/FILM E47 Rehearsal of 200 ft (cast) of Holiday on Ice watching
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2/FILM E48 Unidentified
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2/FILM E49 Unidentified
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2/FILM E50 Georgian Dancers
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2/FILM E51 Unidentified
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2/FILM E52 Circus
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2/FILM E53 Unidentified
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2/FILM E54 Unidentified
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2/FILM E136 Unidentified
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2/FILM E137 Unidentified
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2/FILM E138 Holiday on Ice, part III, 1964
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2/FILM E139 (see access copy below) Holiday on Ice, part I, 1964
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3A149 [DVD access copy] Holiday on Ice, part I, 1964
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3W92e [VHS access copy] Holiday on Ice, part I, 1964
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2/FILM E140 Holiday on Ice, part II, 1964
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2/FILM E141 Holiday on Ice, 1959
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2/FILM E142 "Ed Sullivan Show," part II
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2/FILM E143 "Ed Sullivan Show," part I
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2/FILM E144 Holiday on Ice International Ice Show
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2/FILM E161 "The Russian Festival," 1969
Great Gypsy - Girls Black Velvet and Boys in Black
Mountain Boys
Backstage visit by Mr. Moiseyev
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2/FILM E162 Arnold and Joan at the Kremlin
May Day Parade
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2/FILM E163 Embassy reception
Opening of show
Russian reception
Close of show
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2/FILM E164 Moiseyev Dancers
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2/FILM E165 Peasant & Cossack
Cotton Planting
Black Velvet Gypsy
Stubborn Mule
Gypsy Fair
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2/FILM E166 Unidentified
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2X87b DVD duplicates:
Holiday on Ice, 1959
Holiday on Ice (DV_00132, DV_00133)
Unidentified, 2Film/E48 (DV_00130)
Unidentified, 2Film/E54 (DV_00135)
Unidentified, 2Film/E51 (DV_00134)

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