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Catalog Number RG5372.PH
Object Name Collection, Photograph
Collection Name RG5372 Creech, Frances M., 1912-1999
Title Frances M. Creech
Description Approximately 25 photographs; This collection relates to the family and career of pianist Frances Margaret Creech, who was a member of an all-woman band headlined by Ruth Colman.

This collection consists of photographic prints, ca.1900-1950s. Photographs of Frances M. Creech, Ruth Colman, and other members of Colman's bands are included. There are photographs of the Creech family home and other sites near Bellwood, Nebraska, as well as family photos, including the Hookstra family.
Date 1900-1950s circa
People Colman, Ruth Lucille, 1899-?
Hookstra Family
Subjects Ruth Colman's All Girl Orchestra
Sweethearts of Swing
Ruth Colman's Polka Queens
Bands (music)--Nebraska
Band musicians--Nebraska
Women musicians--Nebraska
Search Terms Bellwood (Neb.)
Butler County (Neb.)