• Creator
  • Jeremiah Gurney & Son
  • Created Date
  • 1865
  • Description
  • Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Comic actor b. 1823, England d. 1886Caption on mount: Gurney & Son, Photo, N.Y.Handwritten on verso of image: John E. Owens as Solon Shingle, 1865Stamped on verso of image: J. Gurney & Son, Photographic Artists, 707 Broadway, N.Y.PH Coll 75.427.
  • 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