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    • Waverly Hills Sanatorium.

    • Buildings; Hospitals; Waverly Hills Sanatorium (Louisville, Ky.)
    • Location: Dixie Highway, Pleasure Ridge Park. When it opened in 1911, Waverly Hills Sanatorium housed only eight patients. The design of the building is in keeping with theories of the time regarding the efficacy of a rural setting and atmosphere...
    • Troilus and Cressida cast on lawn.

    • Group portraits; Actors; Actresses; Costumes
    • Hand-colored group portrait of the cast of Shakespearean tragedy "Troilus and Cressida" in costume on a lawn, possibly at the University of Louisville. They wear Roman helmets, tunics, sandals, and shields, and a woman holds a partially-obscured...
    • Trilby Co. on steamer for Australia.

    • Group portraits; Opera singers; Men; Women; Ships; Ocean travel
    • Group portrait of five men and two women, from the company of "Trilby," a three-act comic play, aboard a steamer bound for Australia. The men, standing, wear hats or caps with suits and ties, and the women, seated, wear blouses with puffy sleeves...
    • Marie Cahill.

    • Portraits; Actresses; Women
    • Color lithograph portrait of actress Marie Cahill wearing a fur-trimmed coat, wide-brimmed hat, and fur muff. Marie Cahill, born in Brooklyn, New York, in the 1870s, appeared at Macauley's Theatre four times between 1903 and 1909, in "Nancy Brown"...
    • Woman offering gold plate.

    • Portraits; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing
    • Painting of long-haired woman holding gold plate in both hands as if offering it to the object of her gaze. Annotation on print verso: "Painted by Jade Styka. Donated by Mrs. Catherine Milton Henry, 2533 Cherokee Parkway, Louisville, Feb. 20,...
    • Henry Watterson, November 27, 1897.

    • Portraits; Politicians; Men
    • Pencil drawing "from life" of Louisville journalist and Congressman Henry Watterson, who was a good friend of John T. Macauley's. The artist, Maclyn Arbuckle, is better known as a performer. Mr. Watterson gave several lectures at Macauley's...
    • George Arliss.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men
    • Three-quarter length portrait of right profile of British actor George Arliss. He wears a suit jacket and monocle, and stands with his hands behind his back. Born George Augustus Andrews in London on April 10, 1868, Arliss starred in five...
    • Willard Blackmore.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men
    • Portrait of left profile of actor Willard Blackmore wearing a tuxedo with white tie. Blackmore appeared in three plays at Macauley's Theatre in March and April 1897 with the Cummings Stock Company: "Captain Swift," "Young Mrs. Winthrop," and "An...
    • J. Wilkes Booth.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men
    • Portrait of left profile of infamous actor John Wilkes Booth, wearing hair parted at the side, a handlebar mustache, and a dark suit jacket. Born May 10, 1838, the youngest brother of renowned actors Edwin Booth and Junius Brutus Booth, Jr., Booth...
    • Jerry Bryant.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men
    • Portrait of man wearing black hat, suit jacket, and ascot. Jerry Bryant was likely the brother of Dan and Neil Bryant, who performed together as Bryant's Minstrels. Annotation on print, lower center: "Our brother Jerry Bryant died April 8th 1861...
    • J. E. Dodson, circa 1904.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes
    • Character portrait of performer J. E. Dodson costumed for a role in "The Two Orphans," wearing a floppy hat and tattered jacket and shirt. Born circa 1856 in England, Dodson died on December 9, 1931 in New York City. Inscription on print, lower...
    • Louis James, circa 1904.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes
    • Character portrait of Louis James in costume for a role in "The Two Orphans." He wears a floppy hat, hoop earring, small mustache, and silk scarf and vest. Born in Illinois in 1842, James made twelve appearances at Macauley's Theatre between 1879...
    • Barney Macauley wearing fur hat.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes
    • Character portrait of Bernard "Barney" Macauley wearing a fur hat, jacket, vest, and bow tie. Barney Macauley founded Macauley's Theatre in 1873, although his younger brother John T. Macauley became the theatre's proprietor in 1879. Annotation on...
    • Fernando Michelena.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes
    • Character portrait of Fernando Michelena in three-quarter profile, wearing a mustache and velvet tunic. He is likely in costume for the title role in the opera "Ernani," which he performed with the Emma Abbott Grand English Opera Company at...
    • Man walking in snowfall.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing
    • Full-length character portrait of left profile of unidentified man standing before a backdrop of an urban residential block during snowfall. He wears a stocking cap, tunic, knee-length breeches, and ankle-length shoes, and carries an unusual...

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