• Creator
  • Gurney
  • Created Date
  • 1870
  • Description
  • Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actor, comedian b. 1839, England d. 1880?Stamped on mount: Gurney & Son, Fifth Ave, N.Y.Handwritten on verso of image: H. Becket in the Forthy Thieves (burlesque) 1870Stamped on verso of image: Gurney, Fifth Ave., Cor. 16th St, N.Y.PH Coll 75.47.
  • 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