Theatrical cigarette cards

Theatrical cigarette cards

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: Theatrical cigarette cards
Dates: 1880-1900
Quantity: 1.4 Linear feet 3 document boxes, 1 slide box
Coll. Number: ms2661

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of cigarette cards depicting actresses, singers, and other female entertainers of American stage, vaudeville, and music-hall acts. The cards include the portrait, name of the star, and an advertisement for tobacco products.

Index Terms

Actresses--United States.
Advertising--Tobacco--United States.
Cigarette cards.
Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
Women entertainers--United States--Photographs.

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

Theatrical cigarette cards, ms2661, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Small Cards

1Mlle. Aimes
Mlle. Amzi
Juliet Arden
Julia Arthur
Emily Bancker
Fanny Batchelder
Mlle. Bedame
Miss Benny
Mlle. Bever
Laura Biggar
Mlle. Bosc
Phyllis Broughton
Mlle. Bruno
Lulu Burdette
Ellen Burg
Georgia M. Busby
Miss Carlton
Mlle. Cafferi
Georgia Cayvan
Attalie Claire
Mable Clark
Estelle Clayton
Bessie Cleveland
Isabelle Coe
Davenport Sisters
Gussie DeForest Deane
Mlle. Deanville
Mlle. Delarme
Dorothy Dene
Mlle. Detchen
Gretchen Doerk
Dunn Sisters
Mlle. Dutramel
Louise Fissing
Gertrude Elliott
Mlle. Fanzi
Miss Fortescue
Miss Friedrich
Molly Fuller
Amelia Glover
Mlle. Goetz
Jennie Goldthwaite
Mlle. Guenin
Mlle. Guerro
Josephine Hall
Mrs. Fred Hallen (2 items)
Marie Halton
Mrs. Hamer
Dessa Hatcher
Violet Hazelton
May Howard
Agnes Huntington
Mlle. Jacot
Verona Jarbeau
Sibyl Johnstone
Eileen Karl
Lillian Kennedy
Kathryn Kidder
Annie Lewis (2 items)
Miss Linthicum
Mlle. Mante
Miss Mason
Louise Montague
Alice Montague
Laura Moore
Rosabel Morrison
Lulu Mortimore
2Dorothy Morton
Miss Myrrha
Mlle. Naretti
Mlle. Nordrum
Miss Otway
Mlle. Pacuro
Mlle. Panol
Pixley, Annie
Edith Pond
Clara Poole
Queenie Rich
Mlle. Robert
Mlle. Roman
Mlle. Rordame
Mlle. Royer
Lillian Russell
Mlle. Ben Said
Zelda Sanders
Sibyl Sanderson
Mlle. Sanie
Mattie Schell
Mlle. Simond
Frau Sohush
Mlle. Sorel
Mary Stuart
Mrs. St. Henery
Miss Studholme
Annie Summerville
Rose Sutherland
Mlle. Tanesi
Mlle. Theresine
Lillian Tyson
Isabelle Urquhart
Kate Uart
Marie Vanoni
Theresa Vaughn (2 items)
Vernon, Harriett
Vesta Victoria
May Waldron
Fanny Ward
Ruth Ward
Jean Weaver
Florrie West
Flo Williams
Francis Wilson
Rose Witt

Series 2: 2. Large Cards

3Maude Adams (3 items)
Pauline Allemand
Mlle. Alvord
Lucille Armond
Florence Baker
Felicia Baranco
Billie Barlow
Eva Bartholdi (3 items)
Miss Behr
Carrie Behr
Laura Biggar
Anna Boyd
Dorothy Brandon
Miss Broadway
Ethel Browning
Marie Burroughs (2 items)
Laura Burt
Amy Busby (2 items)
Jenie Caleff
Atalie Claire
Corinne (2 items)
Mlle. Couralet
Miss Crawford
Henrietta Crosman
Camille D'Arville (4 items)
Clara Davenport
Theodora DeGillert
Zellie DeLussan
De Morlaix
Dorothy Denning
Lida Dexter
Lily Eldridge
Lottie Elliott
Lily Elton
Agnes Evans
Nellie Farren
Cissie Fitzgerald (4 items)
Katherine Florence
Della Fox (6 items)
Miss Francklyn
Marie Geistinger
Lottie Gilson
Lulu Glaser
Virginia Harned
Maggie Harold
Miss Harold
Estelle Hastings
May Howard
Maude Howe
Isabel Irving
Miss Jones
Miss Josine
Alice Joyce
Gertrude LaFont
Madge Lessing
Clara Livingstone
Marion Manola
Julia Marlowe
Verdie Mayville
Louise Montague
Agnes Monteroy
Laura Moore (2 items)
Ida Mulle
Mlle. Narreys
Nesta Neilson
Miss Owen
Clara Poole
Mrs. Brown Potter (2 items)
Miss Praeger
Jennie Praeger
Frankie Raymond
Claudie Revere (2 items)
Fannie Rice
Adele Ritchie
Josephine Sabel
Ethel Selwyn
Miss Sinclair
Lillian Spencer
Helen Standish
Arline Stanley
Miss Stuart
Marie Tempest
Miss Terrey
Dorothy Usner
Miss Varonia
Kate Wait
Yolanda Wallace (4 items)
Miss Waling
Ada Ward
Fanny Ward (2 items)
Miss Ward
Miss Willoughby
Francis Wilson
Polly Winner
Miss Worcester
Laura Wyndham (2 items)
Lola Yberri (2 items)
Miss Young
Variety card
4Series 3 Unidentified Cards