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Henri Fantin Latour - Tannhaeuser. Venusberg (1re planche)

Henri Fantin Latour - Tannhaeuser. Venusberg (1re planche)

On the right, in the foreground, Tannhäuser sits on a mound of grass and faces the spectator with his back to the lake. Near him, a naked Venus half reclines on the grass and leans on his knees, in an attitude ... More

Richards & Pringle's Famous Georgia Minstrels

Richards & Pringle's Famous Georgia Minstrels

G xxc 3982 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Guess I'll go down an give away a couple of libraries. Created and "copyright 1903 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 6543. F... More

Richards & Pringle's Famous Georgia Minstrels

Richards & Pringle's Famous Georgia Minstrels

G xxc 3985 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: It's a shame to waste dat on a dog. Created and "copyright 1903 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 6542. Forms part of: Minst... More

Bert Williams #16 - A black and white photo of a man in a top hat

Bert Williams #16 - A black and white photo of a man in a top hat

Portrait of Egbert Austin "Bert" Williams (1874-1922) as a black-face minstrel comedian. J 248695 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo by Samuel Lumiere. Title from copyright registration records. This record contains ... More

J.W. Johnson's Old Reliable Virginia Minstrels fifteen successful years in a class all by itself.

J.W. Johnson's Old Reliable Virginia Minstrels fifteen successful year...

"You will laugh till you cry ... See Mickey & Dickey 'There different.'" At head of title: The show that is different coming soon! Created by "Erie Litho. & Printing Co., Erie, Pa." Forms part of: Minstrel po... More

Metropolitan Police Minstrels (19112841660)

Metropolitan Police Minstrels (19112841660)

This is a rarity, a 1916-1917 programme of the songs and acts performed by the Metropolitan Police Minstrels. Founded in 1872 by ten officers from "A" Or Whitehall Division the Minstrels consisted of police off... More

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

B252640 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Geo. H. Primrose, Wm. H. West, the acknowledged leaders of minstrelsy. Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cinti & N.Y." No. 7319? Forms part of: Minstr... More

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

D16678 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Doc Quigley's latest creation the "Dancing professors." Created and "copyright 1900 by The Courier Company, Lith. Dpt., Buffalo." No. 3008. Piece missing from lower center ... More

Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

Caption: Nick Hufford : one loose page from a book of fun. "Made in U.S.A." Created by "The Otis Lithograph Co., Cleveland, O." Edward Conard, managing director. No. 45180. Forms part of: Minstrel poster colle... More

Christy's minstrels - An old picture of a group of people

Christy's minstrels - An old picture of a group of people

369 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Sarony & Major. Copyright deposit, southern district of N.Y.: Sep. 15, 1847 no. 369.

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

A247726 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: 3 superb military bands. Created and "copyright 1895 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cinti=N.Y." No. 6604. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

Includes portrait of Al. G. Field. D16396 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: 11 a.m. daily parade and band concert : the Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels passing through Dewey Arch, Feb. 20th, 1900. Created and "copy... More

Oliver Scott's Refined Negro Minstrels representing the pick of the entire minstrel world.

Oliver Scott's Refined Negro Minstrels representing the pick of the en...

"Copyright 1898 by Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: The most gorgeous presentation in modern minstrelsy. A magnificent pot pourri of mirth and music. Created by "Russell-Morgan Print (U.S. Printing Co.), Cincinn... More

Richards & Pringle's Famous Georgia Minstrels

Richards & Pringle's Famous Georgia Minstrels

G xxc 3983 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: I'm goin'to git dat man. Created and "copyright 1903 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 6544. Forms part of: Minstrel poster ... More

Richards & Pringle's Famous Georgia Minstrels

Richards & Pringle's Famous Georgia Minstrels

G xxc 3984 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Oh fudge! Created and "copyright 1903 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 6541. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Lib... More

Bert Williams #15 - A black and white photo of a man in a top hat

Bert Williams #15 - A black and white photo of a man in a top hat

Portrait of Egbert Austin "Bert" Williams (1874-19220 as a black-face minstrel comedian.

Mirasees, Mahomedan minstrels, Moradabad.

Mirasees, Mahomedan minstrels, Moradabad.

Public domain photograph of India under British rule, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Minstrelsofbeverley

Minstrelsofbeverley

The Minstrels of Beverley. Woodcut of 16th Century English musicians. Left to right: pipe and tabor, fiddle, windcap instrument, lute, and shawm.

Gorton's Minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Gorton's Minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870...

Caption: Chas. H. Larkin, lessee & manager. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." Joseph Gorton, originator & founder in 1867. No. 2056. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Libra... More

Gus Hills Minstrels, 1890-1898 Park Avenue, Manhattan.

Gus Hills Minstrels, 1890-1898 Park Avenue, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482704. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. December 19, 1935. .Notes: Bust in pediment above sign for minstrels, newer signs on building with arched windows, dormers, advertise lofts, auto-metal sh... More

George Thatcher's Greatest Minstrels

George Thatcher's Greatest Minstrels

Public domain scan of American 19th-century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Caption: Primrose & West's Company departing from the Grand Central Depot, New York. Created and "copyright 1897 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati = New York." N.Y. no. 7603. Forms part of: Minstrel poste... More

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

Includes portrait of Al. G. Field. D16396 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: 11 a.m. daily parade and band concert : the Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels passing through Dewey Arch, Feb. 20th, 1900. Created and "copy... More

Boston minstrels. The celebrated Ethiopian melodies ...

Boston minstrels. The celebrated Ethiopian melodies ...

Music cover illustrated with caricatures of six minstrels in two scenes.

Gus Hills Minstrels, 1890-1898 Park Avenue, Manhattan.

Gus Hills Minstrels, 1890-1898 Park Avenue, Manhattan.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a historical building, landmark architecture, world heritage, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Shriners Ceremonial], gelatin silver print,  Panoramic Photograph

[Shriners Ceremonial], gelatin silver print, Panoramic Photograph

J239150 U.S. Copyright Office Title derived from copyright deposit records. Copyright deposit; P. Clinton Bortell; January 12, 1920.

J.W. Johnson's Old Reliable Virginia Minstrels the show that is different.

J.W. Johnson's Old Reliable Virginia Minstrels the show that is differ...

"You will laugh till you cry ... See Mickey & Dickey 'There different.'" At head of title: The show that is different coming soon! Created by "Erie Litho. & Printing Co., Erie, Pa." Forms part of: Minstrel po... More

Thatcher, Primrose & West's Minstrels

Thatcher, Primrose & West's Minstrels

S15251 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: A new departure. Modern minstrelsy in kingly splendor. Created by "The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cinti, N.Y. & London; copyrighted 1887 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti, Ohi... More

Langhans, minstrels, Soonnee Mussulmans, Sind.

Langhans, minstrels, Soonnee Mussulmans, Sind.

Public domain photograph of India under British rule, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

San Francisco Minstrels. New York Sterecope Card.

San Francisco Minstrels. New York Sterecope Card.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a department store, commercial building, downtown, shopping center, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

The Gus Sun American Minstrels, introducing grand spectacular first part, A dream of Mars.
The Gus Sun American Minstrels, introducing grand spectacular first part, A dream of Mars.
Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

"Made in U.S.A." Caption: Al. G. Field : oldest - best since 1886. Created by "The Otis Lithograph Co., Cleveland, O." No. O-1602. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Includes small portraits of Jos. Gorton and Chas. H. Larkin. 6547 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2609. Pieces missing from bottom edge. Forms part of: M... More

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

B252649 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Our great champion cake walk, open to all comers. Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cinti & N.Y." No. 7325. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection ... More

Haverly's European and American Mastodon Minstrels

Haverly's European and American Mastodon Minstrels

Tobacco label showing the U.S. Capitol, with troops in front. LOT subdivision subject: Views, U.S. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Copyright by Wm. H. Palmer

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

D16678 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Doc Quigley's latest creation the "Dancing professors." Created and "copyright 1900 by The Courier Company, Lith. Dpt., Buffalo." No. 3008. Piece missing from lower center ... More

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels fun's famous fellows.

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels fun's famous fellows.

G xxc 16351 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1907 by The Courier Co. of Buffalo." Featuring: Al. G. Field, Billy Clark, Harry Van Fossen, Doc Quigley. No. 5441. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collec... More

Merritt and Stanley's legitimate minstrels.

Merritt and Stanley's legitimate minstrels.

Public domain scan of the book page, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Caption: Primrose & West's Company departing from the Grand Central Depot, New York. Created and "copyright 1897 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati = New York." N.Y. no. 7603. Forms part of: Minstrel poste... More

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Includes small portraits of Jos. Gorton and Chas. H. Larkin. 36846 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Gorton & Lee in refined musical comedy. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2701.... More

Dan Bryant's popular comic song, How are you green-backs? As sung by him with immense success at Bryant's Minstrels, also by Mrs. John Wood in the grand fairy extravaganza Fair one with the golden locks / / Lith. of Sarony, Major & Knapp, 449 Broadway, N.Y.

Dan Bryant's popular comic song, How are you green-backs? As sung by h...

Print of sheet music cover shows paper currency printed with portrait of Dan Bryant for song written by E. Bowers and arranged by Charles Glover. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1863 by Wm. A.... More

The Moray Minstrels (Design for Invitation card of Arthur James Lewis)

The Moray Minstrels (Design for Invitation card of Arthur James Lewis)

Public domain reproduction of artwork, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Funny things you see in the papers

Funny things you see in the papers

Minstrels, with band Public domain photograph of gramophone disc label - sticker, record label, music record, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Eat, drink, and be merry / L.M. Glackens.

Eat, drink, and be merry / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows an angry, well-dressed man labeled "Monopoly" sitting at a table eating from a plate heaped with "Benefits of Protection"; standing next to him is a minstrel holding a song sheet labeled "Tar... More

Bert Williams #31 - A black and white photo of a man in a suit

Bert Williams #31 - A black and white photo of a man in a suit

Photograph shows a portrait of Egbert Austin "Bert" Williams (1874-1922). J 252727 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo by Samuel Lumiere. Title from copyright registration records. This record contains unverified, old... More

J.W. Johnson's Old Reliable Virginia Minstrels world's best colored show : the show that is different.

J.W. Johnson's Old Reliable Virginia Minstrels world's best colored sh...

"A hurricane of fun ... convince yourself ... a clean and moral show for ladies and children ...." Created by "Erie Litho. & Printing Co., Erie, Pa." Small portrait of J.W. Johnson on upper portion of poster. F... More

Jongleurs, 11th century - Public domain dedication image

Jongleurs, 11th century - Public domain dedication image

Two minstrels or jongleurs from a manuscript of the end of the eleventh century

European and Islamic musicians in 13th century playing stringed instruments

European and Islamic musicians in 13th century playing stringed instru...

Image from Cantigas de Santa Maria of European and Islamic musicians in 13th century playing stringed instruments. Canticle n°120. 13th century. Madrid, San Lorenzo de El Escorial library (MONASTERIO-BIBLIOTEC... More

The Gus Sun American Minstrels, introducing grand spectacular first part, A dream of Mars.
The Gus Sun American Minstrels, introducing grand spectacular first part, A dream of Mars.
Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain  print

Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain print

Includes small portraits of Edward Conard, J.E. Hatfield, Jack Conard, and Al. G. Field. "Made in U.S.A." Caption: Harry Frankel : the boy from old Kentucky. Created by "The Otis Lithograph Co., Cleveland, O." ... More

George Thatcher's Greatest Minstrels

George Thatcher's Greatest Minstrels

61763 U.S. Copyright Office Printed on upper right corner: N.Y. no. 8675. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress) Pieces missing from edges.

Al G. Field Minstrels - Exposition Universelle Internationale de 1900, Paris

Al G. Field Minstrels - Exposition Universelle Internationale de 1900,...

Caption: A night in Paris during the Exposition : the gorgeous scenic spectacle. Created and "copyright 1900 Courier Company, Litho. Dep't., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2866. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (L... More

Hyde & Behman's Minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Hyde & Behman's Minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainme...

Includes small vignette in upper left corner of riverboat explosion. P13530 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Away down south. Created by "A. Windisch, Lith., 121 South 5th Ave., N.Y." Forms part of: Minstrel post... More

Bridgeton, New Jersey. FSA (Farm Security Administration) agricultural workers' camp. Colored minstrels advertising their show

Bridgeton, New Jersey. FSA (Farm Security Administration) agricultural...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a political campaign, politician, meeting, civil rights movement, African Americans, 1930s, mid-20th-century United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Smith, Waldron, Morton & Martin's Original Big Four Minstrels

Smith, Waldron, Morton & Martin's Original Big Four Minstrels

K14807 U.S. Copyright Office Created by "H.A. Thomas Lith. Studio, 865 Broadway, N.Y.; copyright 1879 by H.A. Thomas, N.Y." Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Poster - Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels - Public domain lithograph

Poster - Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels - Public domain lithograph

Includes small portraits of Al. G. Field, Chas. Varro, Jack Wentworth, and Ollie Varro. G xxc 7305 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Varro, Wentworth & Varro in their comedy conceit, Down by the sea. Created and "... More

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Caption: Primrose & West's Company departing from the Grand Central Depot, New York. Created and "copyright 1897 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati = New York." N.Y. no. 7603. Forms part of: Minstrel poste... More

Oliver Scott's Refined Negro Minstrels representing the pick of the entire minstrel world.

Oliver Scott's Refined Negro Minstrels representing the pick of the en...

"Copyright 1898 by Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: The most gorgeous presentation in modern minstrelsy. A magnificent pot pourri of mirth and music. Created by "Russell-Morgan Print (U.S. Printing Co.), Cincinn... More

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Includes small portraits of Jos. Gorton and Chas. H. Larkin. Public domain scan of American 19th-century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Henri Fantin Latour - Tannhaeuser. Venusberg (2e planche)

Henri Fantin Latour - Tannhaeuser. Venusberg (2e planche)

On the right, in the foreground, Tannhäuser sits on a mound of grass and faces the spectator with his back to the lake. Near him, a naked Venus half reclines on the grass and leans on his knees, in an attitude ... More

Bert Williams #10 - A black and white photo of a man in a tuxedo

Bert Williams #10 - A black and white photo of a man in a tuxedo

Portrait of Egbert Austin "Bert" Williams (1874-1922) as a black-face minstrel comedian. J 248694 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo by Samuel Lumiere. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, wit... More

Pipetaborchristmasminstrel

Pipetaborchristmasminstrel

A Christmas minstrel playing pipe and tabor.

Haverly's European and American Mastodon Minstrels

Haverly's European and American Mastodon Minstrels

Tobacco label showing the U.S. Capitol, with troops in front. LOT subdivision subject: Views, U.S. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Copyright by Wm. H. Palmer

Haverly's European and American Mastodon Minstrels

Haverly's European and American Mastodon Minstrels

Tobacco label showing the U.S. Capitol, with troops in front. LOT subdivision subject: Views, U.S. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Copyright by Wm. H. Palmer

George Thatcher and Carroll Johnson's Minstrels

George Thatcher and Carroll Johnson's Minstrels

A24005 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Thatcher and Johnson's original 'first-part' creation, The Minstrels at the Hunt Club. Created and "copyright 1895 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cinti=N.Y." No. 6295. Forms ... More

nto the street the piper stept.

nto the street the piper stept.

Public domain photograph of medieval costume, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Once more he stept into the street,

Once more he stept into the street,

Public domain photograph related to middle ages, medieval art, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Includes four vignettes. Caption: Geo. W. Lewis, originator of new ideas in the terpsichorean art and "melo-phrase" dancing. Created and "copyright 1897 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati & New York." N.Y.... More

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

Caption: A tribe of genuine mamelukes during the f te at Mecca. Created and "copyright 1900 by The Courier Company, Lith. Dpt., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2984. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels fun's famous fellows.

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels fun's famous fellows.

G xxc 16351 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1907 by The Courier Co. of Buffalo." Featuring: Al. G. Field, Billy Clark, Harry Van Fossen, Doc Quigley. No. 5441. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collec... More

Smith, Waldron, Morton & Martin's Original Big Four Minstrels

Smith, Waldron, Morton & Martin's Original Big Four Minstrels

K14807 U.S. Copyright Office Created by "H.A. Thomas Lith. Studio, 865 Broadway, N.Y.; copyright 1879 by H.A. Thomas, N.Y." Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Caption: Primrose & West's Company departing from the Grand Central Depot, New York. Created and "copyright 1897 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati = New York." N.Y. no. 7603. Forms part of: Minstrel poste... More

Skedaddle: the celebrated walk round sung & danced by the Christy Minstrels

Skedaddle: the celebrated walk round sung & danced by the Christy Mins...

Public domain photograph related to music, performing arts, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Be played on 9 pianos - written and sung by William Arlington of Arlington's Minstrels

Be played on 9 pianos - written and sung by William Arlington of Arlin...

Music cover showing woman surrounded by pianos. Title is partially written in musical notes.

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Includes small portraits of Jos. Gorton and Chas. H. Larkin. Caption: Edw. Fox - grotesque dancer & comedian. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2817. Forms part of: Minstrel pos... More

Gorton's famous Minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Gorton's famous Minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainme...

Includes small portraits of Jos. Gorton and Chas. H. Larkin. D17229 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1900 by the Courier Company, Lith. Dpt., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 3023. Small piece missing from left s... More

"The Travelling MInstrel"

"The Travelling MInstrel"

Old African American man posed walking with a stick and a banjo. Photo copyrighted by V.G. Schreck, Savannah, Ga. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Richards & Pringle's Famous Minstrels

Richards & Pringle's Famous Minstrels

G xxc 16499 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Billy King. Created and "copyright 1907 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 10515. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection ... More

Bert Williams #2 - A black and white photo of a man in a tuxedo

Bert Williams #2 - A black and white photo of a man in a tuxedo

Portrait of Egbert "Bert" Williams (1874-1922) as black-face minstrel comedian. J 248421 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo by Samuel Lumiere. Title from copyright registration records. This record contains unverifie... More

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels all white performers.

Public domain scan of American 19th-century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Includes portraits of Primrose & West in center of poster. B252643 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Our colossal double company. Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati=New York." No. ... More

Metropolitan Police Minstrels (19114471959)

Metropolitan Police Minstrels (19114471959)

Part of a Metropolitan Police Minstrels program from 1917. See link. flic.kr/p/v7WiWL

Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

"Made in U.S.A." Caption: Al. G. Field : oldest - best since 1886. Created by "The Otis Lithograph Co., Cleveland, O." No. O-1602. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Includes small portraits of Jos. Gorton and Chas. H. Larkin. 6547 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2609. Pieces missing from bottom edge. Forms part of: M... More

Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

Al. G. Field Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

"Made in U.S.A." Caption: Emmett Miller : clarinet voiced comedian : "A thousand frogs." Created by "The Otis Lithograph Co., Cleveland, O." No. O-1601. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Includes small portraits of Jos. Gorton and Chas. H. Larkin. 8070 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Grand opening scene "Massive festooned curtains of cure creme satin." Gorton's famous cornet sextette. Gorton's s... More

Oliver Scott's Refined Negro Minstrels representing the pick of the entire minstrel world.

Oliver Scott's Refined Negro Minstrels representing the pick of the en...

33766 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: An agitation in colored society. Created by "The Russell-Morgan Print (U.S. Printing Co.), Cincinnati, U.S.A." No. 3070. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library o... More

Al G. Field Minstrels - Exposition Universelle Internationale de 1900, Paris

Al G. Field Minstrels - Exposition Universelle Internationale de 1900,...

Caption: A night in Paris during the Exposition : the gorgeous scenic spectacle. Created and "copyright 1900 Courier Company, Litho. Dep't., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2866. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (L... More

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels oldest, biggest, best.

D16678 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Doc Quigley's latest creation the "Dancing professors." Created and "copyright 1900 by The Courier Company, Lith. Dpt., Buffalo." No. 3008. Piece missing from lower center ... More

Primrose & Dockstader's Great American Minstrels

Primrose & Dockstader's Great American Minstrels

45628 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Back again, Lew Dockstader : "the man who makes millions laugh." Created and "copyrighted 1898 by The H.C. Miner Litho. Co., N.Y." Library of Congress. Prints and Photograph... More

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Includes small portraits of Jos. Gorton and Chas. H. Larkin. 36846 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Gorton & Lee in refined musical comedy. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2701.... More

[Bryants Minstrels] - Public domain portrait print

[Bryants Minstrels] - Public domain portrait print

Group portrait of nine members of Bryant's Minstrels, a group of white actors impersonating blacks, in particular "plantation life." Includes identification of members hand-written around mount. (DLC/PP-1997:1... More

An evening with the minstrels, no. 5

An evening with the minstrels, no. 5

Minstrels Public domain photograph of gramophone disc label - sticker, record label, music record, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

Al. G. Field Greater Minstrels - Public domain portrait print

"Fun at the Mardi Gras" pasted over part of caption. Caption: Jack McShane. Created and "copyright, 1913 by The Otis Litho. Co., Cleveland, O." No. 20680. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Minstrel parade record label

Minstrel parade record label

Public domain photograph of military parade, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Bert Williams #9 - A black and white photo of a man in a tuxedo

Bert Williams #9 - A black and white photo of a man in a tuxedo

Portrait of Egbert Austin "Bert" Williams (1874-1922) as a black-face minstrel comedian. J 248693 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo by Samuel Lumiere. Title from copyright registration records. This record contains ... More

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Caption: W. H. Windom, the famous alto : author of "The fatal wedding" and other popular songs. Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York." Upper right corner missing. Forms par... More

[The Pied Piper of Hamelin.]

[The Pied Piper of Hamelin.]

Public domain photograph related to music, performing arts, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

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