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Actor as Army Officer | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Actor as Army Officer

Actor as Army Officer | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
An actor dressed as an army officer, holding a saber, for the performance of "Black Hawk, or Lily of the Prairie," a drama written by Mary Elizabeth Mears of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and presented in Madison, Wisconsin in 1857.
DESCRIPTION
An actor dressed as an army officer, holding a saber, for the performance of "Black Hawk, or Lily of the Prairie," a drama written by Mary Elizabeth Mears of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and presented in Madison, Wisconsin in 1857.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:7065
Creation Date: 1857
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Mears, Mary Elizabeth Farnsworth, 1830-1907 : Mary Elizabeth Farnsworth Mears papers, 1857, 1906-1922, 1946-1947
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:cased images
Original Format Number:PH 322.6
Original Dimensions:3.75 x 4.75 inches
SUBJECTS
Performing arts
Costume
Men
Portrait photography
Weapons
Actors
Indoor photography

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