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    • Florence Rockwell.

    • Florence Rockwell.

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

    • Three-quarter length character portrait of actress Florence Rockwell in costume including long dress and coat and hat with ostrich plumes. The inscription indicates that Rockwell was touring with Mrs. Le Moyne (also known as Sarah Cowell Le Moyne)....
    • Modjeska - "Rosalind".

    • Modjeska - "Rosalind".

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

    • Full-length character portrait of Mme. Helena Modjeska costumed as a man, wearing a hat, tunic, leggings, and boots and posing with large spear. The annotation indicates that she is performing the role of Rosalind in the Shakespearean comedy...
    • James O'Brien.

    • James O'Brien.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Portrait of James O'Brien wearing a black jacket and bow tie. According to the annotation on the other side of this photograph, he had been nominated for Mayor of New York City in 1868. Other evidence indicates that the Irish-born O'Brien served as...
    • Miss Helen Josephine Mansfield.

    • Miss Helen Josephine Mansfield.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Women

    • Portrait of Helen Josephine ("Josie") Mansfield, wearing a hat with ostrich plume, cameo necklace on black velvet ribbon, and off-the-shoulder dress. As the annotation on the back of this print indicates, she gained notoriety as a...
    • Rachel Booth.

    • Rachel Booth.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes

    • Character portrait of left profile of actress Rachel Booth, wearing a white bonnet and polka-dot dress. Rachel Booth (1862-1955) married actor James T. Powers (1862-1943) in 1892, so this portrait must pre-date her marriage. An inscription on...
    • Rachel Booth.

    • Rachel Booth.

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

    • Full-length character portrait of actress Rachel Booth (1862-1955) standing on a stage set of an elegant home, wearing a white bonnet and polka-dot dress and holding a wringer and iron as if in the process of doing laundry. Booth married actor...
    • Rachel Booth.

    • Rachel Booth.

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

    • Full-length character portrait of actress Rachel Booth (1862-1955) standing on a tree stump in front of a set backdrop of an outdoor scene, wearing a white bonnet and polka-dot dress. Booth married actor James T. Powers (1862-1943) in 1892. Her...
    • Ed W. Dunn, circa 1899.

    • Ed W. Dunn, circa 1899.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Press agents; Men

    • Portrait of Ed W. Dunn wearing slicked-back hair sticking out in the back, a plaid suit jacket with American flag pin, white vest, and polka-dot bow tie. As his inscription indicates, Dunn served agent to performer and writer Stuart Robson...
    • Fanny Davenport 1898.

    • Fanny Davenport 1898.

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

    • Full-length character portrait of American actress Fanny Davenport standing in front of a set backdrop, wearing a hat, a dress with bustled skirt, and high boots made of white calfskin. Born into a family of actors on April 10, 1850, Davenport was...
    • Lee Kugel's "Bob Son of Battle."

    • Lee Kugel's "Bob Son of Battle."

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Dogs; Bulldogs

    • Studio portrait of bulldog. The inscription indicates a connection to early-twentieth century theatrical producer Lee Kugel, as well as to late-nineteenth century English children's book "Jim Bob, Son of Battle," about sheepdogs. Location...
    • Clara Lavine.

    • Clara Lavine.

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

    • Full-length character portrait of performer Clara Lavine standing before a backdrop of an outdoor scene, wearing a leotard with puffy sleeves and tassels, and a cape. The inscription indicates that she had a role in "The Girl from Paris,"...
    • Louisville West Quadrangle. Kentucky - Indiana.

    • Louisville West Quadrangle. Kentucky - Indiana.

    • Maps; 7.5 minute series (topographic);Topographic maps; Quadrangle maps

    • Topographic map on a scale of 1:24000 encompassing a portion of New Albany, Indiana to the northwest; Waverly Hills to the south; and Children's Hospital in downtown Louisville to the northeast. A legend classifies roads as heavy-duty, medium-duty,...
    • Aunt Florence in Vermont.

    • Aunt Florence in Vermont.

    • Women; Snow; Dogs; Sleds & sleighs

    • The photographer's sister, Florence Matthews, poses with a sled and a dog in a snow scene in Vermont. Handwritten on verso: "With Christmas Love, To Florence, From Kate" An inscription on another print of this image (1985.09.021)...
    • Rescue by boat, Louisville, Kentucky, 1937.

    • Rescue by boat, Louisville, Kentucky, 1937.

    • Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Floods; Disasters; Rescue work; Rescue workers; Boats; Women; Dogs; Automobile service stations

    • A woman, possibly Mrs. Helen Fischer (wife of photographer Walter Fischer of Fischer Photography), and a dog are rescued by three men with a boat in Louisville, Kentucky during the 1937 Flood of the Ohio River. A service station with Gulf sign is...
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