Rogues & Vagabonds

theatre, film & tv past and present 2001-2008 & 2013…

ETHEL BARRYMORE: STAGE BEAUTY | THE CABINET CARD GALLERY

Ethel Barrymore (1879-1959) was an outstanding American actress and a member of the famous theatrical Barrymore family. She was born Ethel Mae Blythe in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her parents were actors … Continue reading

01/25/2016 · 3 Comments

Libby Holman by Sarony (ca. 1928)

Originally posted on FROM THE BYGONE:
Libby Holman (1904 – 1971) by Sarony New York, ca. 1928; Holman was an American torch singer and stage actress who also achieved notoriety for…

10/18/2015 · 4 Comments

AMELIA GLOVER: FAMOUS SKIRT DANCER (CABINET CARD PORTRAIT BY SARONY)

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This cabinet card portrait features celebrated skirt dancer Amelia Glover. The photograph was taken by the well known New York theatrical photographer, Napoleon…

07/25/2015 · Leave a comment

JENNIE WINSTON: INTERCONTINENTAL COMIC OPERA ACTRESS

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The top cabinet card features early theatre actress, Jennie Winston. Unfortunately, biographical information concerning Ms. Winston appears to be sparse, and further research…

06/08/2015 · Leave a comment