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Gotthold Octoroon Combination, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Gotthold Octoroon Combination, American vaudeville and popular enterta...

K11705 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: J.N. Gotthold as Salem Scudder. Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collect... More

Thatcher, Primrose & West's Minstrels

Thatcher, Primrose & West's Minstrels

Caption: Music and it's charms, originated & directed by Mr. Barney Fagan. Created by "The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cinti, N=Y & London." N.Y. 2251. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Mathews & Bulger in the polite comic play, At gay Coney Island by Levin C. Tees.

Mathews & Bulger in the polite comic play, At gay Coney Island by Levi...

B252631 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: My trunk is full of things! Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cinti & N.Y." Direction, A.M. Miller, Jr., Fred Peel. No. 7300. Forms part of: Theatrica... More

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

C259696 U.S. Copyright Office Captions: New and superb prismatic first part Wm. H. West in the superb prismatic first part & the great Zouave Patrol Ezra Kendall Carroll Johnson, the Adonis of minstrelsy ... More

Haverly's European Mastodon Minstrels

Haverly's European Mastodon Minstrels

Caption: As they appeared participating in the inauguration of the President of the United States at Washington. Small pieces missing from top of poster. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

The Rays in their howling success, A hot old time, 2nd edition by George M. Cohan.

The Rays in their howling success, A hot old time, 2nd edition by Geor...

48355 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1898 by The H.C. Miner Litho. Co., N.Y." No. 6183. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

[Zan Zig performing in four magic vignettes]

[Zan Zig performing in four magic vignettes]

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

Bob Manchester's The Cracker Jacks a 20th century idea.

Bob Manchester's The Cracker Jacks a 20th century idea.

Public domain scan of portrait print from Library of Congress, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Invitation. Museum of New Zealand collection

Invitation. Museum of New Zealand collection

Public domain vintage photo from New Zealand archive, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines as presented 200 nights at Garrick Theatre, N.Y. : Clyde Fitch's best comedy.

Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines as presented 200 nights at Garrick ...

Adapted from copyrighted photo by Burr McIntosh, New York. Caption: Elizabeth Kennedy as Mme. Trentoni. Created and "copyright 1902 by The Strobridge Litho. Co., Cin'ti & New York." N.Y. no. 10027. Forms part o... More

F. Ziegfeld, Jr. presents Anna Held in Jeaan Richepin's play, Mam'selle Napoleon music by Gustave Lüders ; lyrics & adaptation by Joseph Herbert.

F. Ziegfeld, Jr. presents Anna Held in Jeaan Richepin's play, Mam'sell...

"Knickerbocker Theatre." Created and "copyright 1903 by The Strobridge Litho. Co., Cincinnati & New York." N.Y. no. 10721. Upper left corner missing. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Cong... More

West Point cadets, America's greatest military organization on the Grand Plaza at the World's Fair, St. Louis, 1904

West Point cadets, America's greatest military organization on the Gra...

Public domain image of personnel, army, group of people in uniform, parade, historic place, military activity, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

West Point cadets on parade plaza, World's Fair, St. Louis, 1904

West Point cadets on parade plaza, World's Fair, St. Louis, 1904

H 49917 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 5735. Public domain photograph of procession, parade in Germany, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Ralph Stuart in his great success By right of sword

Ralph Stuart in his great success By right of sword

G xxc 7663(?) U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Ralph Stuart. Created and "copyright 1904 by The Courier Company, Lith. Dpt., Buffalo, N.Y." Direction, Edward Thurnaer. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection... More

Ruth St. Denis dancing - Drawing. Public domain image.

Ruth St. Denis dancing - Drawing. Public domain image.

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. ID: LC-G432-301-025 (vd# 13514)

[Crate containing Harry Houdini, being lowered from ship into water] / Dietz, N.Y.

[Crate containing Harry Houdini, being lowered from ship into water] /...

J194551 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Houdini. Harry Houdini was a Hungarian-American magician and escapologist, born in Budapest in 1874. He was one of the most famous and successful magicians of his ti... More

Audrey Munson in "Purity," Liberty Theatre Apeda, N.Y

Audrey Munson in "Purity," Liberty Theatre Apeda, N.Y

Photograph shows Munson seated on a tiger skin rug. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Genthe collection - Isadora Duncan dancing

Genthe collection - Isadora Duncan dancing

Title devised. Credit line: Genthe photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the Genthe photograph collection is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/l... More

Genthe collection - Isadora Duncan dancing

Genthe collection - Isadora Duncan dancing

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. ID: LC-G432-1476-H (vd# 15156); As I remember, facing p. 185; similar image

Ruth St. Denis dancing, lantern slide

Ruth St. Denis dancing, lantern slide

Public domain photograph of lantern slide, dance, dancer, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Houd ini swims river in scene from "The man from beyond"]

[Houd ini swims river in scene from "The man from beyond"]

Public domain photograph - historical image of Canada, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Crimson skull, Movie Poster

The Crimson skull, Movie Poster

Motion picture poster showing a man and woman in western garb with a horse standing between them. The Norman Film M'f'g Co. presents "The Crimson Skull." Baffling western mystery photoplay co-starring Anita Bu... More

Houdini - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Houdini - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Photo shows crowds in front of the Treasury Building on Fifteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., gathered for straitjacket escape of Harry Houdini (Houdini not visible). Title from unverified data provided by ... More

Festival of modern dance - Myra Kinch & group Music by Manuel Galea.

Festival of modern dance - Myra Kinch & group Music by Manuel Galea.

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Myra Kinch and Group" in a concert of modern dance with music by Manuel Galea, showing a dancer flinging her skirt wide. Work Projects Administration Poster C... More

Production. Lockheed P-38 pursuit planes. An overall assembly line where Lockheed P-38 pursuit ships take shape in a large Western aircraft plant. To the left is an identical line on which British "Lightning" ships are made. At the right is a long line of Allison liquid-cooled engines of a kind that has carried the P-38 through brilliant high-altitude performances

Production. Lockheed P-38 pursuit planes. An overall assembly line whe...

Picryl description: Public domain image of an industrial equipment, workshop, assembly line, factory, power engine, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus the greatest show on earth

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus the greatest show on earth

Circus poster showing an outdoor scene of four giraffes. Copyright deposit.

Marine SGT Eric Wetzel, left, and SPEC. 4 Derrick Waldroup stand with a cardboard cutout of the 10th Pan American Games' mascot in the front of an information tent. The wrestlers won bronze and silver medals, respectively, for their performances in the Gr

Marine SGT Eric Wetzel, left, and SPEC. 4 Derrick Waldroup stand with ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Indianapolis State: Indiana (IN) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Ken Hackman Release Status: Released to Public C... More

Birthday gala for Rosa Parks, Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C., 1990

Birthday gala for Rosa Parks, Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C., 1990

Photograph shows Wintley Phipps singing to Rosa Parks on the Kennedy Center stage. Coretta Scott King and Parks' aunt Everee McCauley Ward are standing behind Parks. Forms part of: Visual Materials from the R... More

Shot of two B-1B Lancer aircraft's performing a fly over at Fort Gordon, Georgia's, Freedom Park during Freedom Fest 99. The event included drill team performances, Signal Corp Band performances, a Green Beret Sport Parachute Team demonstration, and K-9 demonstrations, among others

Shot of two B-1B Lancer aircraft's performing a fly over at Fort Gordo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Gillem State: Georgia (GA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Claude Stallings, USA CIV. Release Status: Releas... More

A crowd watches a B1 aircraft fly over during Freedom Fest 99 at Fort Gordon, Georgia's Freedom Park. The event included a B1 and F16 aircraft fly over, drill team performances, Signal Corp Band performances, a Green Beret Sport Parachute Team demonstration, and K-9 demonstrations, among others

A crowd watches a B1 aircraft fly over during Freedom Fest 99 at Fort ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Gillem State: Georgia (GA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combin... More

Technical Sergeant Ken Trimmins, USAF, trumpet player, Air Force Reserve band's Jazz Ensemble, entertains band students with his magical "two horn" routine at Liberty High School in Youngstown, Ohio, April 26, 2001. Comprised of active-duty musicians, and utilizing ir "Strike Package," Air Force Reserve Band is targeting Youngstown, Warren, Akron, Canton, and Cleveland communities with an all-out blitz of jazz, brass, Dixie, and woodwind ensembles. The "Strike Package" initiative was created to more effectively use band for recruiting, retention and community relations. It allows band to target a community or region, maximizing number of performances presented to...

Technical Sergeant Ken Trimmins, USAF, trumpet player, Air Force Reser...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Technical Sergeant Ken Trimmins, USAF, trumpet player, Air Force Reserve band's Jazz Ensemble, entertains band students with his... More

During the Cleveland Indians vs. Texas Rangers baseball game, the "Dixie Express" ensemble of the USAF Reserve Band entertains fans during a mid-inning break at Jacobs Field in Cleveland, Ohio, on April 28, 2001. Comprised of active-duty musicians, the Air Force Reserve Band utilizing their "Strike Package" is targeting the Youngstown, Warren, Akron, Canton and Cleveland, Ohio, areas with an all-out blitz of jazz, brass, Dixie, woodwind, and anti-drug ensembles. The "Strike Package" initiative, created to more effectively use the band for recruiting, retention and community relations, allows the band to target a community or region, maximizing the number of performances presented to the...

During the Cleveland Indians vs. Texas Rangers baseball game, the "Dix...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: During the Cleveland Indians vs. Texas Rangers baseball game, the "Dixie Express" ensemble of the USAF Reserve Band entertains f... More

MASTER Sergeant Tim Fountain, USAF, lead singer of the "Reserve Generation" ensemble of the USAF Reserve Band, entertains middle-school children from the eastern Ohio area, during a concert at W.D Packard Hall in Warren, Ohio. Comprised of active-duty musicians, the Air Force Reserve Band utilizing their "Strike Package" is targeting the Youngstown, Warren, Akron, Canton and Cleveland Ohio areas with an all-out blitz of jazz, brass, Dixie, woodwind, and anti-drug ensembles. The "Strike Package" initiative, created to more effectively use the band for recruiting, retention and community relations, allows the band to target a community or region, maximizing the number of performances...

MASTER Sergeant Tim Fountain, USAF, lead singer of the "Reserve Genera...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: MASTER Sergeant Tim Fountain, USAF, lead singer of the "Reserve Generation" ensemble of the USAF Reserve Band, entertains middle... More

In combined celebration of America's Independence Day and the 40th anniversary of the Republic of Korea Air Force Operations Command, the Seoul Performing Arts Company performed for the Osan Air base community, Republic of South Korea. The show featured fan dances, traditional dances, percussion instruments, musicals and more. Supported by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the Seoul Performing Arts Company has played an active role in bringing the uniqueness of Korean culture and arts to the rest of the world. The group was founded in 1986 and has held more than 800 performances to an audience of over three million people in Korea, the United States, Canada, China and Japan

In combined celebration of America's Independence Day and the 40th ann...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Osan Air Base Country: Republic Of Korea (KOR) Scene Major Command Shown: PACAF Scene Camera Operator: SSGT George F. Thompson Jr, USAF Release ... More

The U.S. e Corps Silent Drill Team, Battle Color Detachment, based out of e Barracks 8th and I, prepare their platoon for formation as the U.S. e Corps Official Color Guard, part of the Battle Color Detachment, based out of e Barracks 8th and I, prepare to carry out the National Colors and Official Colors of the e Corps to conclude the Battle Color Ceremony, on Feb. 27, 2006, aboard the e Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., parade deck. The e Corps Battle Color Ceremony performed at e Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., commences the performing 2007 season for the Battle Color Detachment, which consists of over 400 performances in the U.S. and abroad.The...

The U.S. e Corps Silent Drill Team, Battle Color Detachment, based out...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: The U.S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Team, Battle Color Detachment, based out of Marine Barracks 8th and I, prepare their platoon ... More

U.S. Marine Corps Drum and Bugle Corps, based out of Marine Barracks 8th and I, perform during the Marine Corps Battle Color Ceremony, on Tuesday Feb. 27, 2007, aboard the Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona. The Marine Corps Battle Color Ceremony performed at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, begins the performing 2007 season for the Battle Color Detachment, which consists of over 400 performances in the U.S. and abroad. Known as "The Commandant's Own", the Marine Corps Drum and Bugle Corps is the only drum and bugle corps in U.S. Armed Forces and are celebrated for their extraordinary musical talents and impeccable marching skill. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by CPL. Annette Spurgeon)...

U.S. Marine Corps Drum and Bugle Corps, based out of Marine Barracks 8...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: U.S. Marine Corps Drum and Bugle Corps, based out of Marine Barracks 8th and I, perform during the Marine Corps Battle Color Cer... More

MoonFest: From Apollo to LCROSS and Beyond public event at NASA'S Ames Researc Center, Moffett Field, Calif. The day included scientific talks, model rocket launches on the flight line, musical performances, family-friendly activities and more. The moon boots booth, walking was quiet a challenge. ARC-2009-ACD09-0144-127

MoonFest: From Apollo to LCROSS and Beyond public event at NASA'S Ames...

MoonFest: From Apollo to LCROSS and Beyond public event at NASA'S Ames Researc Center, Moffett Field, Calif. The day included scientific talks, model rocket launches on the flight line, musical performances, fa... More

MoonFest: From Apollo to LCROSS and Beyond public event at NASA'S Ames Researc Center, Moffett Field, Calif. The day included scientific talks, model rocket launches on the flight line, musical performances, family-friendly activities and more. ARC-2009-ACD09-0144-094

MoonFest: From Apollo to LCROSS and Beyond public event at NASA'S Ames...

MoonFest: From Apollo to LCROSS and Beyond public event at NASA'S Ames Researc Center, Moffett Field, Calif. The day included scientific talks, model rocket launches on the flight line, musical performances, fa... More

Moonfest: From Apollo to LCROSS and Beyond public event at NASA'S Ames Researc Center, Moffett Field, Calif. The day included scientific talks, model rocket launches on the flight line, musical performances, family-friendly activities and more. ARC-2009-ACD09-0144-021

Moonfest: From Apollo to LCROSS and Beyond public event at NASA'S Ames...

Moonfest: From Apollo to LCROSS and Beyond public event at NASA'S Ames Researc Center, Moffett Field, Calif. The day included scientific talks, model rocket launches on the flight line, musical performances, fa... More

A group of people standing on a street holding umbrellas. Koti slavery abolition.

A group of people standing on a street holding umbrellas. Koti slavery...

Slavery. Free images of slavery. Use free photos of slavery without any copyright restrictions.

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Z29086 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin., N.Y." Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Poster - Kellar in his latest mystery - Public domain lithograph

Poster - Kellar in his latest mystery - Public domain lithograph

C252447 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Self decapitation. Created and "copyright 1897 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York." N.Y. no. 7647. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Nat King Cole - Public domain portrait photograph

Nat King Cole - Public domain portrait photograph

Photographs show singer Nat King Cole performing and socializing. Includes Cole performing in a nightclub; performing for patients at a Chicago hospital; visiting a church and playing piano with choir member; d... More

Nat King Cole - Public domain portrait photograph

Nat King Cole - Public domain portrait photograph

Photographs show singer Nat King Cole performing and socializing. Includes Cole performing in a nightclub; performing for patients at a Chicago hospital; visiting a church and playing piano with choir member; d... More

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) Deputy Director Lindi Harvey, NPS National Capital Parks Region Director Joseph Lawler, and NPS National Mall and Memorial Parks Superintendent Margaret O'Dell, along with an appearance by the National Park Service Honor Guard, performances by choirs from Washington, D.C.'s Kimball Elementary School and Dunbar Senior High School, and readings by students from Washington, D.C.'s Watkins Elementary School] [48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event_IOD_9837.JPG]

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. ...

Complete assignment is listed as: Subject: Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) ... More

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) Deputy Director Lindi Harvey, NPS National Capital Parks Region Director Joseph Lawler, and NPS National Mall and Memorial Parks Superintendent Margaret O'Dell, along with an appearance by the National Park Service Honor Guard, performances by choirs from Washington, D.C.'s Kimball Elementary School and Dunbar Senior High School, and readings by students from Washington, D.C.'s Watkins Elementary School] [48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event_IOD_9772.JPG]

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. ...

Complete assignment is listed as: Subject: Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) ... More

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) Deputy Director Lindi Harvey, NPS National Capital Parks Region Director Joseph Lawler, and NPS National Mall and Memorial Parks Superintendent Margaret O'Dell, along with an appearance by the National Park Service Honor Guard, performances by choirs from Washington, D.C.'s Kimball Elementary School and Dunbar Senior High School, and readings by students from Washington, D.C.'s Watkins Elementary School] [48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event_IOD_9834.JPG]

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. ...

Complete assignment is listed as: Subject: Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) ... More

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) Deputy Director Lindi Harvey, NPS National Capital Parks Region Director Joseph Lawler, and NPS National Mall and Memorial Parks Superintendent Margaret O'Dell, along with an appearance by the National Park Service Honor Guard, performances by choirs from Washington, D.C.'s Kimball Elementary School and Dunbar Senior High School, and readings by students from Washington, D.C.'s Watkins Elementary School] [48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event_IOD_9801.JPG]

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. ...

Complete assignment is listed as: Subject: Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) ... More

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) Deputy Director Lindi Harvey, NPS National Capital Parks Region Director Joseph Lawler, and NPS National Mall and Memorial Parks Superintendent Margaret O'Dell, along with an appearance by the National Park Service Honor Guard, performances by choirs from Washington, D.C.'s Kimball Elementary School and Dunbar Senior High School, and readings by students from Washington, D.C.'s Watkins Elementary School] [48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event_IOD_9838.JPG]

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. ...

Complete assignment is listed as: Subject: Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) ... More

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) Deputy Director Lindi Harvey, NPS National Capital Parks Region Director Joseph Lawler, and NPS National Mall and Memorial Parks Superintendent Margaret O'Dell, along with an appearance by the National Park Service Honor Guard, performances by choirs from Washington, D.C.'s Kimball Elementary School and Dunbar Senior High School, and readings by students from Washington, D.C.'s Watkins Elementary School] [48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event_IOD_9862.JPG]

[Assignment: 48-DPA-01-18-08_SOI_K_MLK_Event] Martin Luther King, Jr. ...

Complete assignment is listed as: Subject: Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday commemoration event [in the South Interior Auditorium], featuring remarks by Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, [National Park Service (NPS) ... More

May Queen and court at Oxford College May Day celebration 1914 (3191494202)

May Queen and court at Oxford College May Day celebration 1914 (319149...

snyder, 297 Subject (TGM): Women's education; Events; Celebrations; Pergolas; Performances; Costumes; Open-air theatrical productions; Group portraits; Location: Oxford, Ohio

Outdoor theatrical performance at Oxford College May Day celebration 1915 (3190853911)

Outdoor theatrical performance at Oxford College May Day celebration 1...

snyder, 1311 Subject (TGM): Women's education; Events; Open-air theatrical productions; Performances; Costumes; Location: Oxford, Ohio

Performers in Oxford College production of 'The Piper' 1911 (3192229144)

Performers in Oxford College production of 'The Piper' 1911 (319222914...

snyder, 1863 Subject (TGM): Performances; Actors; Costumes; Open-air theatrical productions; Chorus girls; Location: Oxford, Ohio

Theatrical performance at Western College on Tree Day 1916 (3191320065)

Theatrical performance at Western College on Tree Day 1916 (3191320065...

snyder, 1656 Subject (TGM): Women's education; Events; Open-air theatrical productions; Actors; Costumes; Performances; Location: Oxford, Ohio Message: Description

121215-D-VO565-041 (8284444093)

121215-D-VO565-041 (8284444093)

Kelly Pickler sings during a holiday United Service Organizations show in Bagram, Parwan province, Afghanistan, Dec. 15, 2012. (DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen/Released)

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

D13818 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: The golf parade : Wm. H. West adopts the latest fad for his great noon-day street display. Created and "copyright 1900 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cin'ti & New York." N.Y. ... More

Chauncey Olcott in the great play Mavourneen

Chauncey Olcott in the great play Mavourneen

Augustus Pitou, manager. Caption: The song of "The auld countrie." Created and "copyright 1900 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cincinnati & New York." N.Y. no. 8962. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Lib... More

[Crucifixion, frontal, with Mary, Mary Magdalene, Joseph and St. John(?)]

[Crucifixion, frontal, with Mary, Mary Magdalene, Joseph and St. John(...

Photograph shows F. Holland Day portraying the crucified Christ attended by two women and two men. Title and other data comes from a curatorial worksheet compiled at LC in 1992-93. Mounts are layered top to bot... More

Hurly-Burly Extravaganza and Refined Vaudeville

Hurly-Burly Extravaganza and Refined Vaudeville

47900 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Kelly & Ashby. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2718. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Olga Nethersole's version of Sapho by Clyde Fitch.

Olga Nethersole's version of Sapho by Clyde Fitch.

Created by "The Metropolitan Print., 222 to 232 W. 26th St., New York." Gift; Maxine Williams; 1973. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

Consists of portraits of Carroll Johnson, Tom Lewis, Geo. B. Mack, and Ed. Howard, all in blackface. 44240 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Four of our nation's fun makers. Printed on upper right corner: N.Y. no... More

"Jimmie the Porter; True Love in Disguise"

"Jimmie the Porter; True Love in Disguise"

Motion picture poster for "Jimmie the porter, true love in disguise" shows an African American man, possibly Sidney Smith, shining shoes. Copyright 1914 by Selig Studio. Motion Picture Poster Collection.

Bernhardt--American tour--Direction of Abbey, Schoeffel & Grau / Mucha.

Bernhardt--American tour--Direction of Abbey, Schoeffel & Grau / Mucha...

Art nouveau poster showing actress Sarah Bernhardt holding palm frond. Promotional goal: Fr. K72. 1896.

Primrose & Dockstader's Huge Minstrel Company

Primrose & Dockstader's Huge Minstrel Company

D7512 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: The first complete canvas theatre ever erected in America. Seating 3000 people. 2 performances daily. Created and "copyright 1900 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & N.Y."... More

Poster - W.T. Carleton as Claude Duval - Public domain lithograph

Poster - W.T. Carleton as Claude Duval - Public domain lithograph

N2843 U.S. Copyright Office "Copyright 1882-by WF Morse." Created by "Metropolitan Print., 28 Ann St., N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee (formerly of Primrose & West).

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee (formerly of Primrose & West).

34417 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: A grand up to date first part with the leading comedians, vocalists, and the greatest orchestra ever heard in minstrelsy. Created and "copyright 1898 by The Strobridge Lith.... More

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

D13819 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: On top of the ladder at last, Lew Sully, the real fellow with the troupe : comedian, composer, author, and originator. Created and "copyright 1900 by The Strobridge Litho C... More

An Unselfish love, Movie Poster

An Unselfish love, Movie Poster

Motion picture poster for "An Unselfish Love" shows a man and a woman on a farm standing by a hog pen. An Edison film. No. 5851.

[Houdini on wing of airplane in scenes from "The grim game"]

[Houdini on wing of airplane in scenes from "The grim game"]

Public domain photograph of aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description Harry Houdini was a Hungarian-American magician and escapologist, born in Budapest in 1874. He was one of... More

The new musical comedy, Hotel Topsy Turvy

The new musical comedy, Hotel Topsy Turvy

"Herald Square Theatre." Caption: Eddie Foy as the bogus count. Created and "copyright 1898 by The Strobridge Litho, Co. Cincinnati & New York." N.Y. no. 8297. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Libra... More

The Wedding march, Movie Poster

The Wedding march, Movie Poster

Motion picture poster for "The Wedding March" shows Eric von Stroheim as the character Prince Nicki von Wildeliebe-Rauffenburg. Purchase; 1975. A Paramount Pictures film. No. 2853.

Hyde & Behman's great comedy, Muldoon's picnic

Hyde & Behman's great comedy, Muldoon's picnic

M5629 U.S. Copyright Office Created by "Windisch & Geissler Lith., 439 6th St., N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Thurston's greatest mystery the vanishing whippet Willys-Overland car : the wonder show of the universe.

Thurston's greatest mystery the vanishing whippet Willys-Overland car ...

"Country of origin U.S.A." Transferred from; LC Rare Book and Special Collections Division; 1956. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress) Forms part of: McManus-Young collection of pictoria... More

Edwin Booth as Hamlet, portrait print

Edwin Booth as Hamlet, portrait print

Published in: Viewpoints; a selection from the pictorial collections of the Library of Congress .... Washington : Library of Congress ..., 1975, no. 167. Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congres... More

Chas. H. Kabrich, the only bike-chute aeronaut novel and thrilling, bicycle parachute act in mid-air.

Chas. H. Kabrich, the only bike-chute aeronaut novel and thrilling, bi...

B217635(?) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright by Chas. H. Kabrich. Created by "The Donaldson Litho. Co., Cin'ti, O." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Herbert K. Betts in a play of the golden west, An Arizona cowboy

Herbert K. Betts in a play of the golden west, An Arizona cowboy

Created and "copyright, 1905 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 8634-B. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

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

Oliver Scott's Refined Negro Minstrels a happy lot of funny coons in myriad acts entrancing, new jokes and gags by black buffoons, the best of songs and dancing.

Oliver Scott's Refined Negro Minstrels a happy lot of funny coons in m...

Includes multiple captions describing activities. Created and "copyrighted 1898 by The Russell-Morgan Print, U.S. Printing Co., largest in the world, Cincinnati, U.S.A." No. 3069. Forms part of: Minstrel poster... More

Pawnee Bill's historic wild west .. the bullfight ...

Pawnee Bill's historic wild west .. the bullfight ...

Circus poster showing a bullfight on top half and parade of matadores, picadores, banderilleros, etc. on the lower half. Copyright by the Strobridge Litho. Co., Cincinnati & New York.

Sapho, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Sapho, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

D969 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Olga Nethersole. Created and "copyright 1900 by The Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." Direction of Marcus R. Mayer. No. 2869. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Li... More

Sapho, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Sapho, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

D969 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Olga Nethersole. Created and "copyright 1900 by The Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." Direction of Marcus R. Mayer. No. 2869. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Li... More

Herrmann the Great Co. - Public domain  print

Herrmann the Great Co. - Public domain print

Caption: Leon Herrmann. Created by "The H.C. Miner Litho. Co., N.Y." No. 6825. Small portrait of Herrman the Great in upper left corner. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Kar-mi performing the most startling mystery of all India

Kar-mi performing the most startling mystery of all India

Public domain photograph of death, macabre, skeleton, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Houdini and Jennie, the elephant, performing at the Hippodrome, New York]

[Houdini and Jennie, the elephant, performing at the Hippodrome, New Y...

Harry Houdini was a Hungarian-American magician and escapologist, born in Budapest in 1874. He was one of the most famous and successful magicians of his time, known for his spectacular escape acts and death-de... More

Egypt or A daughter of the Nile

Egypt or A daughter of the Nile

S2373 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Effie Ellsler. Copyrighted 1887 by W.J. Morgan & Co. Created by "W.J. Morgan & Co. Lith., Cleveland, O." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Miss Mary Taylor & Mr. F.S. Chanfrau - in the new piece called "A glance at New York" / J. Baillie Lith.

Miss Mary Taylor & Mr. F.S. Chanfrau - in the new piece called "A glan...

Print shows Miss Taylor and Mr. Chanfrau sitting at a table; they both gesture toward the right. 32 U.S. Copyright Office. Caption: Lize. Waiter let me have a cup of coffee and nine doughnuts. / Mose. Holla th... More

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

46066 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Carroll Johnson the artistic Canadian. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." No. 4010. Forms part of: Minstrel poste... More

Dancing for eels A scene from the new play of New-York as it is, as played at the Chatham Theatre, N.Y. / / Jas. Brown del. 1848.

Dancing for eels A scene from the new play of New-York as it is, as pl...

Print shows Frank S. Chanfrau as the character "Mose", sitting on a barrel watching an African American man dance on a dock along the waterfront, with a crowd of spectators gathered aound. A poor boy, actor Joh... More

Dancing for eels A scene from the new play of New-York as it is, as played at the Chatham Theatre, N.Y. / / Jas. Brown del. 1848.

Dancing for eels A scene from the new play of New-York as it is, as pl...

Print shows Frank S. Chanfrau as the character "Mose", sitting on a barrel watching an African American man dance on a dock along the waterfront, with a crowd of spectators gathered aound. A poor boy, actor Joh... More

Adam Forepaugh and Sells Brothers America's greatest shows consolidated--Colonel Magnus Schult's magnificent $25,000,00 [sic] troupe of champion great danes from the imperial kennels of Prince Bismarck

Adam Forepaugh and Sells Brothers America's greatest shows consolidate...

Poster shows great danes performing various acrobatic stunts with trainer Colonel Magnus Schults and his assistants under the big top at the Adam Forepaugh & Sells Brothers Circus.

Richards & Pringle's, Rusco & Holland's Big Minstrel Festival

Richards & Pringle's, Rusco & Holland's Big Minstrel Festival

32630 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Created and "copyright 1898 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." No. 3214. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Poster - The Passion of Joan of Arc - Public domain lithograph

Poster - The Passion of Joan of Arc - Public domain lithograph

Motion picture poster for "The Passion of Joan of Arc" shows Renée Maria Falconetti as Joan of Arc. no. 1 a: Purchase; (DLC/PP-1975:115). no. 1 b: Purchase; (DLC/PP-1977:118). Caption: An immortal screen class... More

Thurston the great magician the wonder show of the universe.

Thurston the great magician the wonder show of the universe.

"Made in U.S.A." Caption: Do the spirits come back? Created by "The Otis Lithograph Co., Cleveland, O." No. O-656. Transferred from; LC Rare Book and Special Collections Division; 1956. Forms part of: Magic pos... More

The Barnum & Bailey greatest show on Earth--The rival riders, William Shoutes ... William DeMott

The Barnum & Bailey greatest show on Earth--The rival riders, William ...

Male equestrians, including Wm. Shoutes and Wm. DeMott, horses, and clown performing. Copyright by the Strobridge Litho. Co.

Mme. Sarah Bernhardt in Phédre, Hearst Greek Theatre, May 17, '06, Act 3

Mme. Sarah Bernhardt in Phédre, Hearst Greek Theatre, May 17, '06, Act...

H78308 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Pillsbury Picture Co.; May 28, 1906; DLC/PP-1906:42938. No. 507. Exhibited: Sarah Bernhardt: The Art of High Drama, the Jewish Museum, New York, N.Y., 2005-2006.

Charles Frohman presents William Gillette in Sherlock Holmes

Charles Frohman presents William Gillette in Sherlock Holmes

D5660 U.S. Copyright Office Created by "The Strobridge Litho Co., Cin'ti & New York." No. 8885. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

F. Holland Day - [Crucifixion, profile, right]

F. Holland Day - [Crucifixion, profile, right]

Exhibit object number: 2. Mounts are layered top to bottom: greenish buff, grey. On recto: "98" black, lower left. Image content features: MODEL F.H. Day; PEOPLE men. Title and other data comes from a curatoria... More

Charles Frohman presents William Gillette in his new four act drama, Sherlock Holmes

Charles Frohman presents William Gillette in his new four act drama, S...

D6401 U.S. Copyright Office Created by "The Metropolitan Print., 222 to 232 W. 26th St., New York." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

The theatrical atlas / G. Cruikshank fect., British Cartoon Print

The theatrical atlas / G. Cruikshank fect., British Cartoon Print

Edmund Kean, as the humpbacked Richard III, standing on a large book labeled Shakespear, with a model of Drury Lane Theatre, a massive block labeled Whitbreads Intire, on his head. Forms part of : British Carto... More

Mrs. Merry as Alzira / De Wilde pinxt. ; Leney sculp.

Mrs. Merry as Alzira / De Wilde pinxt. ; Leney sculp.

Public domain scan of portrait print from Library of Congress, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

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