• Creator
  • Jeremiah Gurney & Son
  • Created Date
  • 1870
  • Description
  • Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actor, theater manager b. 1833, Maryland d. 1893Stamped on mount: Edwin Booth. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1870, by J. Gurney & Son, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington. G.W. Thorne, 60 Nassau St., New YorkHandwritten on verso of image: 1870, E. Booth as IagoStamped on verso of ima... more
    Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actor, theater manager b. 1833, Maryland d. 1893Stamped on mount: Edwin Booth. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1870, by J. Gurney & Son, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington. G.W. Thorne, 60 Nassau St., New YorkHandwritten on verso of image: 1870, E. Booth as IagoStamped on verso of image: Gurney, Fifth Avenue, Cor. 16th St, N.Y.PH Coll 75.65. less
  • 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