• Creator
  • Charles D. Fredricks & Co.
  • Created Date
  • unidentified
  • Description
  • Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Minstrel, famous for blackface performances b. February 26, 1831, New York d. April 20, 1897, New York, of paralysis of the brain and Bright's disease co-founder of San Francisco Minstrels troupe in California during gold rushStamped on mount: C.D. Fredricks & Co., N.Y.Handwritten on verso of image: Billy BirchStamped on ve... more
    Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Minstrel, famous for blackface performances b. February 26, 1831, New York d. April 20, 1897, New York, of paralysis of the brain and Bright's disease co-founder of San Francisco Minstrels troupe in California during gold rushStamped on mount: C.D. Fredricks & Co., N.Y.Handwritten on verso of image: Billy BirchStamped on verso of image: C.D. Fredricks & Co., 587 Broadway, New York ... PH Coll 75.56. 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