Walery photographs of Paris music hall productions

Walery photographs of Paris music hall productions

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Walery
Title: Walery photographs of Paris music hall productions
Dates: approximately 1900-1920
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3378

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of photographs containg the stamp of "Walery." Most images are of Paris music hall productions, show performers, and sets. The last image portrays a group of people seated and standing around a table, and is captioned "Fête de la 150me de 'L'amour en Folie.'"


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Entertainers--France.
Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)--France.
Photographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Walery photographs of Paris music hall productions, ms 3378, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Scenes with Flowers

BoxFolder
11Photo #1 - women with/as flowers
1Photo #2 - man with two flower-women
1Photo #3 - couple and flower-people dancing
1Photo #4 - single regular man by flowers
1Photo #5 - same man as #4 but with a tutu, posing
1Photo #6 - magnificiently dressed woman standing up to touch the flowers
1Photo #7 - couple and flower-people dancing
 

Miscellaneous Dancing Scenes and Records

BoxFolder
12Photo #8 - Women dancing, hills and couple backdrop
2Photo #9 - Women dressed as records, with record backdrop
2Photo #10 - Two sailors with short captain woman, with record backdrop
2Photo #11 - Women as dancing records, with record backdrop
2Photo #12 - Royalty with crown and eagle, imperial backdrop
2Photo #25 - Dancing women (with hills backdrop) [larger version of #8]
2Photo #26 - Soldier with women (with hills backdrop)
 

Band scenes

BoxFolder
13Photo #14 - Band
3Photo #15 - Band
3Photo #16 - Female singer with band
3Photo #17 - Male singer with band (impersonating Chinese?)
3Photo #13 - Male singer with band
3Photo #27 - Band
 

Chorus Line scenes

BoxFolder
14Photo #18 - Chorus line of female dancers
4Photo #19 - Chorus line of female dancers (different outfits)
4Photo #20 - Epic marching line for war
4Photo #21 - Roses backdrop, chorus line
4Photo #22 - Dancers (clover-ish backdrop)
4Photo #23 - Chorus line of female dancers (as cats)
4Photo #24 - Line of flower-women and salsa-dancing man
 

Other

BoxFolder
15Photo #32 - 150th Festival of "Mad Love" on July 20, 1920 at Folies-Bergere
5Photo #31 - Persian-esque scene (mixed gender)
5Photo #30 - Bizarre landscape/attire, female dancers, couple in front
5Photo #29 - Exotic landscape/attire, female dancers
5Photo #28 - Couple (male is a soldier)