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    • Ada Rehan, circa 1880.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes
    • Character portrait of actress Ada Rehan wearing a bonnet with ostrich plumes and a high-necked blouse. Born Bridget Crehan, in Limerick, Ireland, on April 22, 1857, she died in New York City on January 8, 1916. Her first appearance at Macauley's...
    • Ada Rehan.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes
    • Character portrait of actress Ada Rehan wearing a white bonnet and fur-lined coat or cape with medallions around her neck. Born Bridget Crehan, in Limerick, Ireland, on April 22, 1857, she died in New York City on January 8, 1916. Her first...
    • Ada Rehan.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes
    • Character portrait of actress Ada Rehan wearing a black pointed hat with white lace trim around the brim, and black velvet dress with puffy sleeves and white ruffled neckline, possibly for a role in a Shakespeare or other Elizabethan or...
    • Ben-Hur - Robert McWade Jr. as Simonides.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing; Robes
    • Full-length character portrait of actor Robert McWade in costume for the role of Simonides in "Ben Hur," which was produced at Macauley's Theater in March 1905. He is seated on a wooden throne, wearing patterned robes with fringed ends. He points...
    • Ben-Hur - Robert McWade Jr. as Simonides.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Turbans
    • Character portrait of actor Robert McWade in costume for the role of Simonides in "Ben Hur," which was produced at Macauley's Theater in March 1905. He wears a turban and a stern expression. Robert McWade Jr. was born in Buffalo, New York on June...
    • Charles Wyndham as David Garrick.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing
    • Photogravure portrait of English actor and Sir Charles Wyndham's London Company producer, Sir Charles Wyndham, in costume for the title role in "David Garrick." He is seated, wearing an 18th century military uniform with sword in his right hand and...
    • 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...
    • Churchill Downs, aerial view, Louisville, Kentucky, 1929.

    • Churchill Downs (Louisville, Ky. : Racetrack); Aerial views; Aerial photographs; Racetracks; Sports & recreation facilities
    • An aerial view of Churchill Downs, including barns, grandstands, and the oval race track. Surrounding neighborhoods are also in view. Opened in 1875, Churchill Downs is located in South Louisville and is home of the annual Kentucky Derby horse race.
    • City of Louisville, Kentucky.

    • Maps
    • Map of Louisville, Kentucky and parts of Jeffersonville and New Albany, Indiana, shows Ohio River islands, railway bridge, Portland canal, ferry routes, city streets, toll roads, rail lines, and major landmarks. City limits are outlined in color...
    • Dan Bryant.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Entertainers; Men
    • Oval-shaped portrait of Dan Bryant, minstrel performer and manager of Bryant's Minstrels, wearing a suit jacket, wide tie, and overcoat. Born Daniel Webster O'Brien in Troy, New York, in 1833, he died in New York City on April 10, 1875. Location of...
    • Edgar L. Davenport, circa 1903.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men
    • Portrait of performer E. L. (Edgar L.) Davenport wearing a suit jacket with boutonniere, vest, and tie. He may have performed at Macauley's in "The Cavalier," starring Julia Marlowe, in April 1903, since he had appeared on Broadway with this...
    • Eliza Weathersby in "Hobbies".

    • Portraits; Actresses; Women; Posing
    • Rectangular lithograph of Eliza Weathersby, in short dress with shawl, sword, and bangles, posed underneath a larger portrait of her (wearing more traditional clothing and jewelry). This appears to be an advertisement for her in a performance of...
    • Eliza Weathersby.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women
    • Portrait of Eliza Weathersby with her head tilted to the left and her hair loose down her back. The actress, who died in 1887, was married to actor Nat C. Goodwin (1857-1919). She performed in six productions at Macauley's Theatre between 1875 and...
    • Eliza Weathersby.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Posing
    • Full-length character portrait of Eliza Weathersby standing on a set (amid furniture and a large vase), wearing a knee-length dress, with her long hair in a braid. The actress, who died in 1887, was married to actor Nat C. Goodwin (1857-1919). She...
    • Ernest Macpherson.

    • Lawyers; Military officers; Portraits
    • Ernest Macpherson was born in Lexington, Mo., in 1852. He attended the West Tennessee College, of Jackson, Tenn., where he was graduated with a Master of Arts, and then entered the law department of Cumberland University, of Lebanon, Tennessee,...

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