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[Joseph Jefferson, family, and related views] [graphic], [ca. 1880-1900]

view [Joseph Jefferson, family, and related views] [graphic], [ca. 1880-1900] digital asset number 1
Creator:
Henshaw, Julia
Subject:
Jefferson, Joseph
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
12 photographic prints : b&w ; 18 x 27 cm. or smaller
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Photographs of Joseph Jefferson, family group portraits, and scenes of Orange Island, La., where Jefferson's family had a home. Some prints are annotated, and appear to have been used for publication. Photographer(s) unidentified.
Citation:
[Joseph Jefferson, family, and related views] [graphic], [ca. 1880-1900]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Jefferson was a painter, actor. Best known for his role as Rip Van Winkle.
Provenance:
Donated 1991 by Julia Henshaw, who acquired the photographs through her grandfather, a neighbor of Joseph Jefferson and a child actor in plays with Jefferson in an area near New Iberia, Louisiana.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Actors
Painters
Photographs
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10855
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214607
AAA_collcode_hensjuli
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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