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Between performances / L.M. Glackens.

Between performances / L.M. Glackens. Illustration shows a scene on a stage with a large table and many actors and actresses engaged in various activities; on the far left is a Christmas tree with de ... show more

Between performances / L.M. Glackens.
1 photomechanical print : offset, color.
Illustration shows a scene on a stage with a large table and many actors and actresses engaged in various activities; on the far left is a Christmas tree with decorations based on the characters from the Harriet Beecher Stowe novel Uncle Tom's Cabin, at top is an angel labeled "Haley", and moving down the tree is a playing card spade labeled "Marks", a black doll labeled "Simon Legree", a champagne bottle labeled "Mrs. Ophelia", a bottle of "face powder" labeled "Topsey", a dog labeled "Eliza", and at the bottom, a whip labeled "Uncle Tom". On the floor next to the tree is a jug labeled "Eagle Hotel Main Street".
  • Title from item.
  • Caption: The Uncle Tommers' Christmas dinner on the road.
  • Illus. in: Puck, v. 62, no. 1605 (1907 December 4), centerfold.
  • Copyright 1907 by Keppler & Schwarzmann.
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
  • Christmas--1900-1910.
  • Eating & drinking--1900-1910.
  • Theatrical productions--1900-1910.
  • Christmas trees--1900-1910.
  • Actors--1900-1910.
  • Cartoons (Commentary)--1900-1910.
  • Offset photomechanical prints--Color--1900-1910.
  • Periodical illustrations--1900-1910.
Glackens, L. M. (Louis M.), 1866-1933, artist

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