Poster for "A Modern Cinderella"
How to Purchase a Copy
For Commercial or Non-Profit Use
Such as publication, web, public display or film.
10-percent discount for Society Members.
Image-purchasing questions? Please Contact Us.
Color lithograph poster announcing “A Notable Production of the Last Word in Musical Comedy A Modern Cinderella/Book & Lyrics by Caspar Nathan/Music by Hampton Durand." The image is a line of eight women wearing gay hats and flowered dresses ending with a man in top hat and tails.
Image ID: 89904
Creation Date: 1901 ca.
Creator Name: Ackermann-Quigley Lithography Company
Collection Name: WCFTR Posters
Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number: 4.1.0003A
Original Dimensions: 84 cm by 62 cm
Little information is available on this show, although based on the date of the lithograph it played sometime around the turn of the century and was turned into a silent film in 1909 or 1917. Durand was a notable composer, having written songs like "I Love to Love a Mason" (1910), "That Kentucky Rag" (1912), and "Coney Island Washboard Roundelay" (1926) before going on to pen hits for the Mills Brothers in the 1930s.
RIGHTS AND PERMISSIONS
This image is issued by the Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research. For further information, contact WCFTR. Use of the image requires written permission from the staff of the Center. It may not be sold or redistributed, copied for resale or distribution as a photoprint, used as agency stock, or used in any other enterprise. The image should not be significantly altered through conventional or electronic means. Images altered beyond standard cropping and resizing require further negotiation with a staff member. The user is responsible for all issues of copyright.
Please Credit: Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research
Location: Wisconsin Historical Society Archives, 4th Floor, Madison, Wisconsin
How to View in Person
To view this image, visit the Archives Research Room on the 4th floor at the Society Headquarters building in Madison, WI. Print out this index page and present it to the librarian. Use the links below to plan your visit to the Society's Archives.
Checking Out Materials
Visual materials in the Archives do not circulate and must be viewed in the Society's Archives Research Room.
How to Cite
For the purposes of a bibliography entry or footnote, follow this model:
- Wisconsin Historical Society Citation
- Wisconsin Historical Society, Creator, Title, Image ID. Viewed online at (copy and paste image page link).
- Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research Citation
- Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research, Creator, Title, Image ID. Viewed online at (copy and paste image page link).
Contact our Archives staff by email.