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Portrait of the Boswell sisters in stage outfits with instruments

 
Higher Level Record: MSS 668.1
Call Number: MSS 668.1.12
Title: Portrait of the Boswell sisters in stage outfits with instruments
Creator: Franck, Charles L., 1877-1965 (photographer)
Date of Creation: 1925
Extent: Two numbered originals
Object Name: photographic prints
Collection Type: Photography
Materials: photographic paper
Language: English
   
Biography/History: Charles L. Franck (1877-1965) was a commercial photographer active in New Orleans from 1907 to 1955. He founded Charles L. Franck Photographers, which later became Franck - Bertacci studios.
Scope and Content: Vet with the banjo, Martha on the grand piano and Connie with the tenor saxophone, all wearing similar costumes for their perfomance in the Orpheum theatre, New Orleans. Photograph taken by C. L. Frank, New Orleans. One back identify the sisters, the date and location.
Container: Folder 12
Notes: Boswell Sisters Museum Collection, MSS 668, Williams Research Center, The Historic New Orleans Collection
   
Collection Theme(s): Performers and Composers
Subjects: Boswell Sisters -- More information
New Orleans (La.)
Accession Number: 2011.0315.94
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