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Cavalcade of America 

Not Rated | | Drama | TV Series (1952–1957)
Cavalcade of America documented historical events using stories of individual courage, initiative and achievement, often with feel-good dramatizations of the human spirit's triumph against all odds.
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Series cast summary:
James Seay ...  Lt. Wells / ... 8 episodes, 1953-1957
Richard Gaines ...  George Washington / ... 7 episodes, 1952-1954
Raymond Greenleaf ...  Judge DeLacy 7 episodes, 1953-1957
Robert Foulk ...  Dad Roberts / ... 7 episodes, 1953-1956
Harlan Warde ...  Attorney 6 episodes, 1953-1956
James Best ...  Harry / ... 5 episodes, 1953-1956
Morris Ankrum ...  Gen. Stonewall Jackson / ... 5 episodes, 1953-1957
Rhys Williams ...  William Armstrong 5 episodes, 1952-1955
Everett Glass ...  Mr. Galvani 5 episodes, 1952-1957
Dayton Lummis Dayton Lummis ...  Lee 5 episodes, 1953-1955
Byron Foulger 5 episodes, 1952-1955
Harry Harvey ...  Mayor Thourout 5 episodes, 1952-1956
John Hoyt ...  Com. Smedley / ... 5 episodes, 1952-1955
Paul Keast 5 episodes, 1953-1957
Louis Jean Heydt ...  James Madison 5 episodes, 1953-1956
Robert Cornthwaite ...  Kazta / ... 5 episodes, 1953-1954
John Hamilton ...  Colonel Norton / ... 5 episodes, 1953-1954
Donald Murphy Donald Murphy ...  Adoniram Judson / ... 5 episodes, 1954-1955
Hugh Sanders ...  Burton / ... 5 episodes, 1954-1955
Claire Carleton ...  Parole Officer 4 episodes, 1955-1957
Lamont Johnson Lamont Johnson ...  Captain Portola / ... 4 episodes, 1954-1955
Edgar Buchanan ...  Horace Greeley / ... 4 episodes, 1953-1955
Nancy Hale Nancy Hale ...  Mrs. Lucas / ... 4 episodes, 1953-1956
Maurice Marsac ...  Dr. Sartine / ... 4 episodes, 1953-1955
Jonathan Hale ...  Postmaster Brown 4 episodes, 1953-1955
Howard Negley ...  Fred Lewis 4 episodes, 1953-1956
Stephen Wootton Stephen Wootton ...  Thaddeus Foley 4 episodes, 1954-1956
Emlen Davies ...  Cora Wilson Stewart / ... 4 episodes, 1954-1955
James Parnell James Parnell ...  Cook 4 episodes, 1953-1956
Dan White ...  Stan 4 episodes, 1953-1956
Sam Flint 4 episodes, 1954-1956
Morgan Jones 4 episodes, 1954-1956
Susan Odin Susan Odin ...  Clary Wells / ... 4 episodes, 1954-1957
Patrick O'Moore ...  Attorney 4 episodes, 1952-1955
John Dodsworth John Dodsworth ...  Lt. Allen 4 episodes, 1952-1954
Stacy Keach Sr. ...  Warren Andrews 4 episodes, 1953-1957
Booth Colman Booth Colman 4 episodes, 1953-1955
Robin Hughes ...  Lt. Col. Carleton 4 episodes, 1953-1955
Carl Benton Reid ...  Commander Ingraham / ... 4 episodes, 1953-1955
Ross Elliott ...  James Otis / ... 4 episodes, 1954-1957
Don Kennedy Don Kennedy ...  Jack Jouett 4 episodes, 1954-1956
Roy Roberts ...  Colonel Carson 4 episodes, 1954-1956
Fred Sherman Fred Sherman ...  Mr. Hewitt 4 episodes, 1954-1956
Walter Coy ...  Dr. George Minot / ... 4 episodes, 1954-1955
Pitt Herbert ...  Mr. Beauford 4 episodes, 1954
Willis Bouchey ...  Carver 4 episodes, 1955-1956
Hugh Beaumont ...  Coach Jack Cody / ... 3 episodes, 1954-1956
Gloria Talbott ...  Mary / ... 3 episodes, 1954-1956
Ray Teal ...  Howard / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1956
Malcolm Atterbury ...  Conductor / ... 3 episodes, 1955-1957
John Stephenson ...  Colonel / ... 3 episodes, 1954-1956
Michael Winkelman ...  Mike / ... 3 episodes, 1956-1957
Glenn Langan ...  Captain John Paul Jones / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1955
John Ericson ...  Leon Patterson 3 episodes, 1955-1957
Ruth Lee Ruth Lee ...  Mrs. Glancy / ... 3 episodes, 1954-1956
Jean Howell Jean Howell ...  Ann Dolan Malone / ... 3 episodes, 1956-1957
Dabbs Greer ...  Johann / ... 3 episodes, 1952-1954
Richard Eyer ...  Brian Beck / ... 3 episodes, 1954-1957
Harry Shannon ...  Jeremiah 'Pop' Smith / ... 3 episodes, 1954-1956
Russell Simpson ...  Judge Grant / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1954
Walter Reed ...  Captain Marsh 3 episodes, 1954-1955
Barbara Eiler Barbara Eiler ...  June Marshall / ... 3 episodes, 1955-1957
Adrienne Marden Adrienne Marden ...  Ma Roberts / ... 3 episodes, 1954-1956
Alan Wells ...  Soldier 3 episodes, 1954
Barbara Wooddell Barbara Wooddell ...  Miss Bronson 3 episodes, 1953-1957
Bing Russell ...  Asst. Ranger Chuck Owens 3 episodes, 1955-1956
Lewis Martin Lewis Martin ...  Judge / ... 3 episodes, 1952-1957
Tyler McVey Tyler McVey ...  Captain 3 episodes, 1955-1956
Dick Rich Dick Rich ...  Foreman 3 episodes, 1954-1957
Phil Chambers 3 episodes, 1952-1955
Ann Doran ...  Caroline / ... 3 episodes, 1952-1954
Anthony Jochim Anthony Jochim ...  Trone 3 episodes, 1953-1957
Jim Hayward Jim Hayward 3 episodes, 1953-1956
Whit Bissell 3 episodes, 1953-1955
John Doucette 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Paul Harvey ...  Mayor 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Nolan Leary ...  Minister 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Hayden Rorke 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Lyle Talbot 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Ferris Taylor 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Philip Tonge ...  English Captain 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Robert Warwick ...  Alexander Majors / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Pierre Watkin ...  Allan Pinkerton 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Will Wright ...  George's Father 3 episodes, 1953-1955
William Bishop ...  Captain Lucas / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1954
Whitfield Connor ...  Cyrus Field / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1954
Frank Ferguson ...  Dr. Green 3 episodes, 1953-1954
William Haade ...  Connolly 3 episodes, 1953-1954
Lee Van Cleef 3 episodes, 1953-1954
John Wengraf ...  German Colonel / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1954
Paul E. Burns ...  Joseph 3 episodes, 1954-1956
Edith Evanson ...  Mrs. Pipes 3 episodes, 1954-1956
Marjorie Lord ...  Lee Powell Coleman / ... 3 episodes, 1954-1955
Gary Gray ...  Apple Knocker / ... 3 episodes, 1955-1957
Alan Reynolds Alan Reynolds ...  Doctor 3 episodes, 1955-1957
Aline Towne ...  Marion Minot 3 episodes, 1955-1957
John Close John Close ...  Instructor 3 episodes, 1955-1956
Robert Karnes ...  Saunders 3 episodes, 1956-1957
Virginia Gregg ...  Aunt Agnes / ... 2 episodes, 1956
Ralph Moody ...  Mr. Heard 2 episodes, 1954-1956
Don Rickles ...  Commentator 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Robert Osterloh ...  Sam Houghton / ... 2 episodes, 1953-1957
James Nolan ...  Nick Brandon / ... 2 episodes, 1956-1957
Reginald Denny ...  Col. Patterson / ... 2 episodes, 1952-1953
Danny Chang Danny Chang ...  Joseph Anthony - AKA Little Joe 2 episodes, 1954-1956
Ward Bond ...  Harvey Kendall / ... 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Thomas Mitchell ...  Himself - Host / ... 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Noreen Corcoran ...  Nancy Merki 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Donald Randolph Donald Randolph ...  Governor of California 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Lon Chaney Jr. ...  Old Jeff Harris / ... 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Steven Geray ...  Bela Hovarth 2 episodes, 1955-1957
Jean Inness Jean Inness ...  Martha Wheelock 2 episodes, 1956-1957
Barbara Billingsley ...  Dorothea Meadows / ... 2 episodes, 1953-1957
Sally Brophy Sally Brophy ...  Alice Stone / ... 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Claire Du Brey 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Dan Barton Dan Barton ...  Miklos Hovarth 2 episodes, 1955-1957
Ruby Goodwin Ruby Goodwin ...  Mamie Howell / ... 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Edward Platt ...  Dr. Banner 2 episodes, 1956
Otto Waldis ...  Christopher Ludwig / ... 2 episodes, 1953-1957
Herbert Rudley ...  Lt. Folson 2 episodes, 1954-1957
Carolyn Craig ...  Billie as a teenager / ... 2 episodes, 1956-1957
Johnny Crawford ...  Billy Brandon (as a boy) 2 episodes, 1956
Mark Damon ...  Bill 2 episodes, 1956
Sarah Selby ...  Susan Kendall 2 episodes, 1956
Frances Bavier ...  Mrs. Hayes 2 episodes, 1953-1956
Michael Hall Michael Hall 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Alec Campbell Alec Campbell ...  Doctor 2 episodes, 1954-1956
Russell Johnson ...  Dan Marshall / ... 2 episodes, 1955-1957
Robert Crosson ...  Lt. Eldon Monk Morgan / ... 2 episodes, 1956-1957
William Swan ...  TV Director 2 episodes, 1956-1957
Nestor Paiva ...  Senor Alverez 2 episodes, 1954-1956
Charles Meredith 2 episodes, 1954
Brad Morrow ...  Jerry 2 episodes, 1955-1957
Louise Lorimer ...  Mrs. Asa Anthony Bacon 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Alex Frazer Alex Frazer ...  Bartender 2 episodes, 1955
Wendy Winkelman ...  Betty Kohler 2 episodes, 1956-1957
James Dobson James Dobson ...  1st G. I. 2 episodes, 1956
Don C. Harvey ...  Sam Chester 2 episodes, 1956
Joi Lansing ...  Florence 2 episodes, 1956
Kenneth MacDonald ...  Halloway 2 episodes, 1953-1957
William Forrest ...  Dr. Sam Halleck / ... 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Robert Bice ...  Detective 2 episodes, 1955-1956
John Bryant John Bryant ...  Fred / ... 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Edgar Dearing ...  Fitz / ... 2 episodes, 1955
Stuart Whitman ...  Capt. W. H. Puntenney / ... 2 episodes, 1956
James Griffith ...  Abraham Lincoln / ... 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Dorothea Wolbert ...  Widow Parker 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Edward Colmans ...  Senor Montoro 2 episodes, 1954-1956
Ed Kemmer ...  Maj. S. V. Bingham, Jr. 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Steven Clark Steven Clark ...  Denzil Barker 2 episodes, 1952-1955
Edit Angold Edit Angold ...  Katie Ludwig / ... 2 episodes, 1953-1957
Paul Sorensen Paul Sorensen ...  2nd Correspondent 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Jess Kirkpatrick ...  Joe Adams 2 episodes, 1956
Kenneth Donald Murray Kenneth Donald Murray ...  Davey Tucker 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Hank Mann ...  British Sentry 2 episodes, 1953
Clark Howat ...  Mr. Cronin 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Helen Westcott ...  Christine / ... 2 episodes, 1952-1957
Arthur Franz ...  Casimir Pulaski / ... 2 episodes, 1952-1956
Thomas Browne Henry Thomas Browne Henry 2 episodes, 1952-1956
John Litel ...  Dr. Silkworth 2 episodes, 1952-1955
David Bond 2 episodes, 1952-1954
Leo Britt Leo Britt ...  Lord Cornwallis 2 episodes, 1952-1954
Burt Mustin 2 episodes, 1952-1954
Harry Cheshire 2 episodes, 1952-1953
Eduard Franz ...  Samuel Morse 2 episodes, 1952-1953
Cecil Kellaway ...  Sam Mulford 2 episodes, 1952-1953
Dan O'Herlihy ...  Benedict Arnold / ... 2 episodes, 1952-1953
Ross Ford ...  Bill / ... 2 episodes, 1953-1957
Lurene Tuttle ...  Betsy Peale 2 episodes, 1953-1957
John Alvin 2 episodes, 1953-1956
Harry Morgan ...  Homer Byington 2 episodes, 1953-1956
Peggy Webber 2 episodes, 1953-1956
Robert Clarke 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Watson Downs Watson Downs 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Gladys Hurlbut Gladys Hurlbut 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Betty Lynn ...  Beth Shearer 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Peter Mamakos ...  Sabio 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Don Megowan 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Emory Parnell 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Randy Stuart ...  Eliza Houston 2 episodes, 1953-1955
Howard Wendell Howard Wendell 2 episodes, 1953-1955
John Alderson John Alderson 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Stanley Andrews 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Harris Brown Harris Brown 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Rus Conklin Rus Conklin 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Robert Easton ...  George Merchant 2 episodes, 1953-1954
John Eldredge 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Arthur Gould-Porter Arthur Gould-Porter 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Walter Kingsford ...  General Carleton 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Sean McClory ...  Andrew Johnson 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Charles McGraw ...  Wilkie Bowman 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Vernon Rich Vernon Rich 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Frank Wilcox ...  Preacher 2 episodes, 1953-1954
Trevor Bardette ...  Benedict Gwinn 2 episodes, 1953
Rex Evans Rex Evans ...  Sir Walpole 2 episodes, 1953
Lowell Gilmore ...  Charles Wilson Peale 2 episodes, 1953
William Johnstone William Johnstone 2 episodes, 1953
John Kellogg 2 episodes, 1953
Douglas Kennedy 2 episodes, 1953
Ralph Reed Ralph Reed ...  Applicant 2 episodes, 1953
Grandon Rhodes ...  Thomas Jefferson 2 episodes, 1953
Ben Wright 2 episodes, 1953
Sheila Bromley ...  Mrs. Watson 2 episodes, 1954-1957
Paul Picerni ...  James Ohio Pattie / ... 2 episodes, 1954-1957
Florenz Ames ...  Peter Morse / ... 2 episodes, 1954-1956
Richard Loo ...  Ho Chung 2 episodes, 1954-1956
Keye Luke 2 episodes, 1954-1956
Walter Sande ...  Eliphalet Remington / ... 2 episodes, 1954-1956
Barry Bernard Barry Bernard 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Marshall Bradford Marshall Bradford 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Taggart Casey Taggart Casey 2 episodes, 1954-1955
King Donovan 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Noel Drayton ...  Wentworth 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Anthony Eustrel 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Lumsden Hare 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Fred Libby Fred Libby 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Alyn Lockwood Alyn Lockwood 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Rory Mallinson 2 episodes, 1954-1955
John McGovern John McGovern 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Richard Reeves 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Forrest Taylor ...  Mark Hopkins 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Gregory Walcott ...  Coach 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Larry Winter Larry Winter ...  Justus Erich Bollmann 2 episodes, 1954-1955
Richard H. Bauman Richard H. Bauman ...  Francis Huger 2 episodes, 1954
Coulter Irwin Coulter Irwin 2 episodes, 1954
Doris Kemper Doris Kemper 2 episodes, 1954
George Nader ...  Eliphalet Remington II 2 episodes, 1954
Patrick O'Neal ...  James King 2 episodes, 1954
John Patrick John Patrick 2 episodes, 1954
Keith Richards 2 episodes, 1954
Harvey Stephens ...  Mr. Comstock 2 episodes, 1954
Houseley Stevenson 2 episodes, 1954
Louise Arthur Louise Arthur 2 episodes, 1955-1957
Peter Reynolds ...  Jeremy / ... 2 episodes, 1955-1957
Ray Walker 2 episodes, 1955-1957
Don Beddoe 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Virginia Christine ...  Mrs. Sargent 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Mary Alan Hokanson Mary Alan Hokanson 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Harry Lauter ...  Harry Grant / ... 2 episodes, 1955-1956
John McIntire 2 episodes, 1955-1956
James O'Hara 2 episodes, 1955-1956
Peter Adams Peter Adams ...  Lt. Von Brahm 2 episodes, 1955
Paul Bryar 2 episodes, 1955
Herbert Deans Herbert Deans 2 episodes, 1955
James Flavin 2 episodes, 1955
Richard Hale ...  Abraham Lincoln 2 episodes, 1955
Byron Palmer ...  Joseph Howard 2 episodes, 1955
Gregg Palmer 2 episodes, 1955
Steve Pendleton ...  Beecher 2 episodes, 1955
Paula Raymond ...  Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell / ... 2 episodes, 1955
Norbert Schiller 2 episodes, 1955
Liam Sullivan ...  Andre Leray / ... 2 episodes, 1955
Phil Tead 2 episodes, 1955
Carleton Young 2 episodes, 1955
Percy Helton ...  Mr. Fuller 2 episodes, 1956-1957
William F. Leicester William F. Leicester 2 episodes, 1956-1957
Joseph V. Perry Joseph V. Perry ...  William Dircks 2 episodes, 1956-1957
Larry J. Blake ...  Police Sergeant / ... 2 episodes, 1956
Cheryl Callaway Cheryl Callaway ...  Margaret Couche 2 episodes, 1956
Arthur Space 2 episodes, 1956
Rebecca Welles Rebecca Welles ...  Joan 2 episodes, 1956
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Cavalcade of America documented historical events using stories of individual courage, initiative and achievement, often with feel-good dramatizations of the human spirit's triumph against all odds.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 1952 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

DuPont Presents the Cavalcade Theatre See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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