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

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-313598

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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."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
actors
theater companies
women (female humans)
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card : color illustration ; 3 x 5 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.038.01.03.022

Image Dimensions

3 x 5 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Purchased from Greg Smart, 2002.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Printer)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Other People

Corinne, 1873-1937
Kimball, Jennie, 1848-1896

Subjects

Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Berkeley Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item