Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

James Pierce - AB Economics, 1921

image number:

P0051935

description:

This image scanned from page 135 of the 1921 Arbutus yearbook. This image also appears on page 250 of the 1918 Arbutus yearbook.

Pierce played Tarzan in one movie, Tarzan and the Golden Lion, and married Joan Burroughs, the daughter of Edgar Rice Burroughs. James and Joan played Tarzan and Jane on radio for several years.

It should also be noted that Pierce played football at Indiana University with Kermit Maynard who also went on to a career in Hollywood as an actor and stunt man. Maynard and Pierce played together on the 1919 and 1920 football teams. Kermit Maynard was the younger brother of the more famous Ken Maynard.

date taken:

1918

personal name:

Pierce, James Hubert "Babe"

corporate name:

Phi Delta Theta

corporate name:

Class of 1921

corporate name:

Economics, Department of

corporate name:

Economics Club

corporate name:

Sphinx Club

corporate name:

Mu Beta

corporate name:

Travelers' Club

corporate name:

Vigilance Committee

topic:

Portraits

topic:

Alumni (Famous)

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Individuals