• Creator
  • Jeremiah Gurney & Son
  • Created Date
  • 1863
  • Description
  • Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actor b. 1820, New York d. 1888Handwritten on mount: Lester WallackHandwritten on verso of image: Lester Wallack. Chas. Surface -- S. for Scandal. Alfred Evelyn -- Money. Rost[illeg.] -- Secrets Worth Keeping. Rover -- Wild Oats. Wyndham Otis -- Central Park. Union --Bosom Friends. Harry-Jo[illeg.] -- B.A. Bob Handy -- Spee... more
    Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actor b. 1820, New York d. 1888Handwritten on mount: Lester WallackHandwritten on verso of image: Lester Wallack. Chas. Surface -- S. for Scandal. Alfred Evelyn -- Money. Rost[illeg.] -- Secrets Worth Keeping. Rover -- Wild Oats. Wyndham Otis -- Central Park. Union --Bosom Friends. Harry-Jo[illeg.] -- B.A. Bob Handy -- Speed the Plow. Claude Milnotti -- Lady of Lyons. Mannel -- Romance of Poor Young Man. Maydenblush -- Little Treasures. Elliott Grey -- Rosedale or [illeg.] Lord Tipley(?) -- Love & Money. 1863Stamped on verso of image: J. Gurney & Son, Photographic Artists, 707 Broadway, N.Y.PH Coll 75.561. 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