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    • ISLAND MAID, 1929 - 1932.

    • ISLAND MAID, 1929 - 1932.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Fires; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • ISLAND MAID, a stern-wheel excursion boat with wood hull (190 ft. x 36 ft. x 5 ft.), was originally built by Howard as G.W. HILL in 1909. In 1923, she was sold to Coney Island Co. in Cincinnati, Ohio and renamed ISLAND MAID. After a fire in spring...
    • My pretty maid.

    • My pretty maid.

    • Tableaux; Nursery rhymes; Milkmen & milkwomen; Cows; Farms

    • Although not identified, this young girl probably represents the milkmaid in the nursery rhyme, "Where Are You Going My Pretty Maid?" In the rhyme, she responds," I'm going a-milking sir." Title supplied by cataloger.
    • Bardstown Road, Louisville, Kentucky, 1926.

    • Bardstown Road, Louisville, Kentucky, 1926.

    • Stores & shops; Streets; Automobiles; Buildings; Transportation

    • Address: 2400 block of Bardstown Road. Vehicles park along the muddy edge of Bardstown Road. Utility lines trace along either side of the street. A row of businesses is separated from the paved street by a dirt expanse of several feet. The business...
    • Appliance showroom, Louisville, Kentucky, 1920.

    • Appliance showroom, Louisville, Kentucky, 1920.

    • Showrooms; Vacuum cleaners; Sewing machines; Sales personnel; Advertising; Stores & shops; Men; People

    • A man stands near a table with a Hoover vacuum cleaner on it. To the right is a cut-out advertisement of a woman in a maid's uniform. In front of the cut-out is a vacuum. The table in the left foreground holds a Westinghouse sewing machine. The...
    • G.W. HILL, 1909.

    • G.W. HILL, 1909.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Ship trials; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • G.W. HILL, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (190 ft. x 36 ft. x 5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1909. Owned by G. W. Hill, the boat operated in the St. Louis -Calhoun County area initially and, after being converted to an excursion boat, on the...
    • DUFFY, 1921 - 1932.

    • DUFFY, 1921 - 1932.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • DUFFY, a stern-wheel towboat with steel hull (125 ft. x 25 ft. x 4.6 ft.), was built at Howard in 1921. Owned by Ohio River Sand Company in Louisville, Kentucky, DUFFY operated in the Louisville area. The Duffy became a familiar sight in...
    • Curtain call on stage.

    • Curtain call on stage.

    • Theatrical productions; Stages (Platforms); Actors; Actresses; Costumes

    • Curtain call on stage following a performance (presumably the one depicted in Image Number ULPA 1980.20.1142). The set is inside a stone building with bars on the windows and a single cot, and the cast includes seven men (five wearing long jackets,...
    • Annie Leslie.

    • Annie Leslie.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing

    • Full-length portrait of actress Annie Leslie in what appears to be a maid's costume. She is standing in front of a tree, with a country scene on the backdrop. She wears a short-sleeve dress with a tight black bodice and a lighter-colored,...
    • Christie McDonald Jefferson.

    • Christie McDonald Jefferson.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing

    • Three-quarter length character portrait of Christie McDonald Jefferson seated, wearing an oversize hat and elaborate off-the-shoulder dress. An equally elaborate cape is draped behind her on the chair. Canadian actress Christie McDonald was born...
    • Ernestine Schumann-Heink, circa 1905.

    • Ernestine Schumann-Heink, circa 1905.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Opera singers; Women; Costumes; Posing

    • Full-length character portrait of Mme. Ernestine Schumann-Heink in costume as a maid (wearing a long dress with apron and scullery hat). Born Ernestine (Tini) Rössler in Lieben (near Prague), Austria on June 15, 1861, the contralto and...
    • Richard F. Carroll, circa 1905.

    • Richard F. Carroll, circa 1905.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Portrait of actor, director, and lyricist Richard F. Carroll (also known as R. F. Carroll) wearing a tuxedo jacket with white bow tie. Carroll, born in Boston, Massachusetts on October 27, 1865, starred in three productions at Macauley's Theatre:...
    • Tom Thumb wedding group.

    • Tom Thumb wedding group.

    • Group portraits; Portrait photographs; Wedding clothing & dress; Men; Women; Dwarfs

    • Full-length portrait of four little people (two men and two women) in wedding attire. This may be a portrait of the actual "General Tom Thumb" (Charles Sterwood Stratton, 1838-1883), a dwarf who became famous traveling in P.T. Barnum's...
    • Mitzi Hajos, circa 1919.

    • Mitzi Hajos, circa 1919.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing

    • Full-length character portrait of Mitzi Hajos seated on an upholstered bench, wearing a sleeveless velvet dress with patterned stockings and high heels, with a feather boa behind her. Hungarian-born actress Magdalena Hajos performed as Mitzi Hajos...
    • Fanny Rice as "Lucy".

    • Fanny Rice as "Lucy".

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing

    • Full-length character portrait of Fanny Rice in the role of Lucy (maid to Lydia Languish) in Richard Brinsley Sheridan's play "The Rivals," which toured in 1896. Rice wears a hat with flowers and gown with bustle. She was born in Lowell,...
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