Lillian Russell in The snake charmer cabinet photographs

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Names
Mora (b. 1849) (Photographer)
Farnie, H. B. (Henry Brougham) (1836-1889) (Librettist)
Audran, Edmond (1842-1901) (Composer)
Collection

Billy Rose Theatre Collection photograph file

Personalities

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Lillian Russell

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1881
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Mora
Library locations
Billy Rose Theatre Division
Shelf locator: *T-PHO (A) Russell, Lillian, no. 2-3
Topics
Russell, Lillian, 1861-1922
Musical theater -- United States
Musical revues & comedies -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1881-1890
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Half body photograph by Mora; full body photograph on stage set, with snakes, unidentified.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Photographs of Lillian Russell in the role of Irma, D'Jemma in The Grand Mogul, or The Snake Charmer, music by Edmond Audran, libretto by H. P. Farnie, based on Le Grand Mogul by Henri Chivot and Alfred Duru.

Content : This was Russell's first major role, performed Oct. 29 to Dec. 17, 1881 at the Bijou Opera House, New York, N.Y., and the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Jan. 2-7, 1882.

Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Physical Description
Extent: 2 cabinet photographs : b ; 19 x 10 cm. ; 17 x 11 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG98-F869
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14326409
UUID: 8bef5920-ff8c-012f-3fee-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1881: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "Lillian Russell in The snake charmer cabinet photographs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8ed31761-ece6-eae9-e040-e00a18061237

Chicago/Turabian Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "Lillian Russell in The snake charmer cabinet photographs" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8ed31761-ece6-eae9-e040-e00a18061237

APA Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. (1881). Lillian Russell in The snake charmer cabinet photographs Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8ed31761-ece6-eae9-e040-e00a18061237

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Lillian Russell in The snake charmer cabinet photographs