• Creator
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  • Description
  • Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actress b. ca. 1820, England d. after 1870Handwritten on verso of image: Mrs. John Sefton. Trusty -- Provoked Husband. Sally Downright -- Secrets Worth Knowing. Amelia -- Wild Oats. Bridget Tooligan (?)-- Central Park. Lady Handy -- Speed the Plough. Widow Melnotte -- Lady of Lyons. Lady Sneerwell -- Sc. f. S. [School for S... more
    Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actress b. ca. 1820, England d. after 1870Handwritten on verso of image: Mrs. John Sefton. Trusty -- Provoked Husband. Sally Downright -- Secrets Worth Knowing. Amelia -- Wild Oats. Bridget Tooligan (?)-- Central Park. Lady Handy -- Speed the Plough. Widow Melnotte -- Lady of Lyons. Lady Sneerwell -- Sc. f. S. [School for Scandal]Stamped on verso of image: W.C. Wemyss, Dealer In Photographs, Books, &c., 575 Broadway, N.Y. Catalogues sent to any address on receipt of a postage stamp.PH Coll 75.507. 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