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See the Corinne Merrie Makers, Opera House, Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.038.01.03.022 (RS255531)

Description

The illustration depicts Corinne, a juvenile actress-singer, arriving in a horse-drawn coach to cheering crowds. Corinne was managed by her mother Jennie Kimball also a stage actress and in the Merrie Makers company. Text printed on the card verso states that Corinne will perform in "Fizz" and "Capers" at the Opera House. Stamped across the verso is text which reads "Odd Fellows Hall, one week, commencing Monday, July 13. 10, 20 & 30 cts."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustration ; 3 x 5 1/4 inches
Dimensions
3x 5 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2002.
GUSN
313598
Reference Code
EP001.01.038.01.03.022

Record details

Originator
Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Printer)
Other People
Corinne, 1873-1937
Kimball, Jennie, 1848-1896
Descriptive Terms
actors
advertising
business (commercial function)
theater companies
women (female humans)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Berkeley Street (Boston, Mass.)
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Odd Fellows Hall (Boston, Mass.)

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