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    • Miss Eliza Weathersby.

    • Miss Eliza Weathersby.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women

    • Portrait of Eliza Weathersby seated and leaning on her right arm, which is resting on an ivy-covered pillar. She holds a flower in her left hand. The actress, who died in 1887, was married to actor Nat C. Goodwin (1857-1919). She performed in six...
    • 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...
    • Two women hugging.

    • Two women hugging.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Women; Costumes; Posing

    • Character portrait of two unidentified women. The woman at left wears a scullery cap and dress with white bodice, and puts one arm on the shoulder of the woman at right, who appears to be younger, with her hair worn in a long braid. The woman at...
    • Misses Lillian & Minnie Conway.

    • Misses Lillian & Minnie Conway.

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

    • Oval-shaped portrait of sisters Lillian and Minnie Conway in costumes of winter-weight dresses with hats and shawls. They are huddled together, with the woman at right facing the woman at left, who is facing the camera. The Conway sisters were the...
    • Francis Wilson.

    • Francis Wilson.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Portrait of Francis Wilson, an actor who also wrote, directed, and produced the Francis Wilson Opera Company, and served as the first President of Actors' Equity Association (1913-1920). He is wearing a tweed jacket and collarless shirt. Wilson...
    • John Wilkes Booth.

    • John Wilkes Booth.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Portrait of infamous actor John Wilkes Booth, wearing hair parted at the side, a handlebar mustache, a dark suit jacket and tie, an overcoat, and leather gloves. Born May 10, 1838, the youngest brother of renowned actors Edwin Booth and Junius...
    • Frank Carlysle.

    • Frank Carlysle.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing

    • Three-quarter length character portrait of Frank Carlysle (possibly also known as Frank Carlyle), who has dark curly hair and a mustache and wears a tuxedo with tails. Location of photo studio: New York (N.Y.)
    • Lydia Thompson 1868.

    • Lydia Thompson 1868.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women

    • Portrait of woman with long hair wearing long-sleeve dress and small hat with feathers. It may be actress Lydia Thompson (per an annotation on mount verso), who produced and directed Lydia Thompson's Burlesque Troupe in the 1860s - 1870s. The...
    • Mr. Hanlon, circa 1885.

    • Mr. Hanlon, circa 1885.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Three-quarter length seated portrait of either William or Frederick Hanlon, who brought their "Fantasma, or Funny Frolics in Fairy Land" spectacle to Macauley's Theatre in March 1885. The man wears a bow tie, velvet vest, long...
    • Francis Wilson.

    • Francis Wilson.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing

    • Autographed full-length character portrait of Francis Wilson, an actor who also wrote, directed, and produced the Francis Wilson Opera Company, and served as the first President of Actors' Equity Association (1913-1920). He stands on a stage set...
    • Joseph F. Sheehan.

    • Joseph F. Sheehan.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Portrait of left profile of actor Joseph F. Sheehan, who has grown corpulent since his portraits dated 1904. He wears a pinstripe suit jacket with tie. The Joseph F. Sheehan English Opera Company performed five operas at Macauley's Theatre on...
    • Eleanor Whitney, circa 1903.

    • Eleanor Whitney, circa 1903.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women

    • Portrait of actress Eleanor Whitney, who was an understudy in Macauley's Theatre production of "Peggy from Paris" in November 1903. She is wearing a large ruffled hat. Inscription on print, lower half: Eleanor Whitney only an understudy...
    • Modjeska.

    • Modjeska.

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

    • Full-length portrait of actress Helena Modjeska standing in front of a backdrop featuring a tree and ferns, wearing a hat tied beneath her chin with a ribbon, a cape trimmed with fringe, and a long dress. Mme. Helena Modjeska, born October 12,...
    • Theodore Babcock.

    • Theodore Babcock.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Portrait of actor Theodore Babcock, who has a side part in his hair and short sideburns. He wears a suit jacket with pocket watch fob and necktie with stickpin. Babcock starred in "The County Chairman" at Macauley's Theatre in September...
    • Doc Quigley.

    • Doc Quigley.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Entertainers; Men

    • Seated portrait of Doc Quigley, who performed at Macauley's Theatre with the Al Field Minstrels, for which he also served as manager. He wears a double-breasted wool suit jacket and pants with a seersucker vest and black silk cravat with pin....
    • Belle Gold and "Rex".

    • Belle Gold and "Rex".

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

    • Three-quarter length character portrait of actress Belle Gold in the role of Desdemona in the Vaudeville musical "The Ham Tree." Gold, wearing a hat and dress, holds onto Rex (a black-and-white bull terrier), who is perched on a pedestal....
    • Jess Dandy.

    • Jess Dandy.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Men

    • Three-quarter length portrait of a man wearing a stovepipe hat, eyeglasses, and a suit. He may be performer Jess Dandy, who was born circa 1871 in Rochester, New York, performed at Macauley's Theatre in "The Prince of Pilsen" in December...
    • Wm. Corrigan.

    • Wm. Corrigan.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Men

    • Portrait of William Corrigan, who is balding, with a mustache, and wearing a pin-striped suit jacket and black bow tie. William Corrigan served as Stage Machinist at Macauley's Theatre (at least in the 1900 - 1901 season, as evidenced by programs)....
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