Lillian Russell in Apollo

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Names
Sarony & Co (Photographer)
Collection

Billy Rose Theatre Collection photograph file

Personalities

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Lillian Russell

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Sarony
Library locations
Billy Rose Theatre Division
Shelf locator: *T-PHO (A) Russell, Lillian, no. 13-14.
Topics
Russell, Lillian, 1861-1922
Operas & operettas -- United States -- 1891-1900
Musical theater -- United States
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Lillian Russell in the role of Pythia in Apollo, or the Oracle of Delphi, music by Joseph Hellmesberger, libretto by Helen D. Tretbar and Edgar Smith, based on Das Orakel, a Viennese operatta by Ignaz Schnitzer.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : The operetta had one run, May 7-July 11, 1891, at the Casino theater, New York, N.Y. Not a popular success, Lillian Russell immediately revived her success from the previous year, The Grand Duchess.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Cabinet photographs by Sarony.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 cabinet photographs : b ; 17 x 11 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG98-F885
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14520694
UUID: 78b88550-ff8c-012f-2cc1-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "Lillian Russell in Apollo" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8eceecf3-69db-93b4-e040-e00a1806663e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "Lillian Russell in Apollo" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8eceecf3-69db-93b4-e040-e00a1806663e

APA Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. (1891). Lillian Russell in Apollo Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8eceecf3-69db-93b4-e040-e00a1806663e

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Lillian Russell in Apollo