Photo Inventory: #

To view photos from the collection, visit www.umvphotoarchive.org


Inventory

Nineteenth Century Actress/Actor Collection, XXI
Inclusive dates: c. 1889-1893

Scope Notes

43 photographs (primarily cabinet cards) depicting actresses and actors of national fame. Many are in elaborate costume.

Folder 1

Inventory

Folder 2

1.    Mary Anderson
    1A. Mary Anderson
2.    Belle Archer
3.    Edwin Booth
4.    Marie Burroughs
5.    Emma Calve
6.    Rose Coghlan
7.    Lottie Collins
8.    Emma Eames
9.    Agnes Evans
10.    Alice Evans
11.    Lulu Glaser
12.    Lillian Grubb

(15 photos)

Folder 3

13.    Pauline Hall
14.    Miss Howell
15.    Isabelle Irving
16.    Flora Irwin
17.    Joseph Jefferson
18.    Alice Johnson
19.    Agnes Keilly
20.    Frankie Kemble
21.    Lotta
22.    Julia Marlowe
23.    Geraldine McCann

(13 photos)

Folder 4

24.    Moajeska
25.    L. Montague
26.    Patti
27.    Annie Pixley
28.    Ada Rehan
29.    Lillian Russell
30.    Effie Shannon
31.    Annie Sumerville
32.    Annie Sutherland
33.    Marie Tempest
34.    Isabelle Urquhart
35.    Fanny Ward
36.    Francis Wilson
37.    Lola Yberri

(15 photos)

________________________________________________

Inventory

Flood of 1937 Collection 1999-105
Date: c. 1937-40


Scope Notes

This collection consists of 9 black and white photographs. Eight of them document the Flood of March 1937 along the Davenport levee, between LeClaire Park and the Government Bridge. The ninth is of a Spanish-American War Veterans marching in a Davenport parade.

DONOR WISHES TO REMAIN ANONYMOUS

Image Description

1999.105.1    Spanish-American War veterans in parade, corner of 3rd and Harrison
1999.105.2    Train crossing government bridge, heavy ice flow on river
1999.105.3    A riverboat, probably the W. J. Quinlan, and docking barge surrounded by water
1999.105.4    Four cars driving through flood waters on levee
1999.105.5    Flood waters cover the Davenport levee
1999.105.6    American Legion building
1999.105.7    Levee looking upstream from LeClaire Park
1999.105.8    Upstream side of Dam #15
1999.105.9    View of ice flow between Dam #15 and the Government Bridge

Subject Cross Reference

BOATS & BOATING—FERRIES (3)
BOATS & BOATING—RIVERBOATS—W. J. QUINLAN (3)
BOATS & BOATING—SHORELINES (7)
BRIDGES—FOURTH GOVERNMENT (2, 9)
DAMS (8, 9)
DISASTERS—FLOODS—1900-1999 (2-9)
ORGANIZATIONS & CLUBS—AMERICAN LEGION (6)
PARADES (1)
RAILROADS—CARS—EXTERIOR (2)
SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR—MISC. (1)
TRANSPORTATION—AUTOMOBILES (4)
CITIES—DAVENPORT—BUSINESSES—1920-1959

________________________________________________

Inventory

1953 Flood Collection 1997-43
Dates: 1953


Scope Notes

This collection contains 5 photographs of the 1953 Flood in both Davenport and Rock Island. Negatives for each photograph are also on file.

Image Description

1997.43.1    Centennial bridge in background Davenport, Rock Island and NW Railroad depot
1991.43.2    Davenport Bank and Trust Building, 1st National Bank Building, and Black Hawk Hotel visible
1997.43.3    Rock Island National Guard Armory with cars in foreground, right side Western Tobacco Warehouse
1997.43.4    Right side 2 large gas tanks and railroad tracks
1997.43.5    Far right is Harms Hotel behind Rock Island Transfer Warehouse, railroad in foreground, Rock Island Armory to left

Subject Headings

Disasters – Floods – 1900-1999 (1-5)
Rivers & Creeks – Mississippi (1-5)
Bridges – Centennial (1)
Railroads – Depot – Davenport (1)
Railroads – Tracks, Siding, Shops, Yards, Signals (4-5)
Transportation – Automobile (3)
Business & Industry – Banking (2)
Business & Industry – Tobacco (3)
Hotel, Motel, Restaurant, Tavern – Hotel (2, 5)
Military & War – National Guard (3, 5)

Copyright © 2015, The Putnam Museum & Science Center, All Rights Reserved