• Creator
  • unidentified
  • Created Date
  • 1875~
  • Description
  • Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actor manager of the Chestnut Street theater from 1875-78 head of National Dramatic Conservatory b. 1832, Canada d. 1923The play THE TWO ORPHANS was first staged in New York in 1874Handwritten on verso of image: Mackay in The Two OrphansPH Coll 75.380.
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Mounted on cardboard: silver gelatin, b&w : 2.5 x 4 in.
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2003