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series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0760
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

a. Unidentified minstrel pair; b. Novelty Balancers, Freeborn & Co. Road Show 451; c. Jackson's Singing Revue, Western Vaudeville Managers' Association; d. The Colonial Quartette with Van Nemans Minstrels (also known as the Colonial Four); e. Albert Tovell of Gordon & Tovell, ALate Master of Ceremonies with Peaches Browning; f. Gov. Jordan (m...

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Creators:
McNally, George E.
LaClair, Beatrice M.
McNally, Neva Satterlee, -1909
Dates:
1889-2000, undated
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0760
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of photographs, commercially published sheet music, and original music manuscripts from the McNallys' vaudeville careers. Materials include minstrel show and blackface material; photo of Albert Tovell, once the master of ceremonies for Frances H. "Peaches" Browning; and a photograph of "Gov. Jordan," a blackface female impersonator.

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Dates:
1883-1980
Level:
series
Size:
2.1 Linear feet (Box 1-3, FC 23)
Collection ID:
AAA.pachwalt2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains family correspondence and extensive professional letters from noted artists and art world figures including critics, writers, collectors, museums and other art institutions. Scattered letters from Pach can also be found here. See Appendix for partial chronological list of letters from Series 2.