COLLECTIONS: 1 - 10 of 10
Overview: Late 19th-century photographs of "Circassian beauties".
Overview: Photographs of contortionist Belle Birbeck.
Summary: Consists of 64 photographs of Russian theater figures, many of them with signed autograph inscriptions, including Konstantin Stanislavsky, 1922-1923; cabinet photographs and cartes-de-visite, mostly of European actors, circa 1890; research material on the Moscow Art Theater, 1923-1973, including programs, clippings, a 1968 audiotape of a lecture by Samoiloff, and lecture notes from 1971-1973; and glass slides relating to Russian theater and the Federal Art Project.
Summary: 30 postcards and 12 cabinet photographs. 11 are Pach Brothers cabinet cards, all from the same run.
Summary: Consists of 10 letters from actress Laura Keene to William I. Paulding, 1871-1872 and undated; miscellaneous autograph letters by William Black (2 undated letters), Philip Doddridge (1748), B. L. Farjeon (1882), Bill Nye (1886), William Gifford Palgrave (1867), Anthony Trollope (1870), and "Volney" (undated); 8 pages of an unsigned manuscript short story titled "The Didactic Village"; a rare pamphlet by the American Tract Society titled The Burmese Boy, undated; cabinet photographs of Edwin...
Overview: Sheets of sample cabinet photographs of 19th century actors and actresses.