Vaudeville collection

Vaudeville collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Title: Vaudeville collection
Dates: 1889-1901
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet 1 oversized box
Coll. Number: ms2644

Biographical/Historical Note

Ed Millner was Swede comedian, magician and theatrical manager of U. S. Concert Co. and was also known for driving blind-folded. Queen Millner was a soubrette and taught dancing. From the news clips, their program consisted of dancing, singing, cake walks and 'Ole Olson', a humorous Swedish dialect sketch.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of clippings, flyers, posters, and programs relating to Ed and Queen Millner, vaudeville artists with the U.S. Concert Company and Professor Moxie, a hypnotist.


Index Terms

Entertainers--United States.
Hypnotism.
Mesmerists--United States.
Millner, Ed
Millner, Queen
Vaudeville--United States.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Vaudeville collection, ms2644, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS BoxFolder
11Miscellaneous
 
2Letterheads, flyers
 
3Flyers, posters
 
4Moxie clippings
 
5Millner clippings
 
6Standard Theatre programs
 
1Scrapbook