1894 Theater Stage Actors Louis Harrison Viola Allen - ORIGINAL STAGE2


Louis Harrison. Born in Philadelphia in 1860, he was a popular actor and playwright.

On the reverse:

Miss Viola Allen. She was born in the South but went to Boston when she was three. After her debut in 'Esmeralda" in 1882, she became a leading lady to John McCullough, Lawrence Barrett, and Salvini.

Period Paper has obtained a lovely collection of images of stage and opera artists of the late 19th century, published in Chicago in 1894. Whether your interest is in genealogy-- searching for an image of a long lost relative, or in the history of the opera or the stage, we hope you enjoy this splendid collection.


This 117+ year old Item is rated Very Fine / Fine. No creases. No tears. There are some light black lines in the second image.

  • Product Type: Original Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine / Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 10 inches; 18 x 25 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)