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Heroines of Shakspere [sic] [photo album

Identifier: C Photo Album 244

Scope and Contents

A family photograph album with studio portraits of men, women and children.


  • between 1880 and 1900?

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


1 photo box

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: Mary Williams.


Title from title page in album.


Heroines of Shakspere [sic] is a commercially produced photograph album with a theme of Shakespearean heroines published by Koch Sons & Co. A number of pages have a drawing of a single character from one of Shakespeare's plays, the page includes a quotation and a frame in which to insert a photograph.


Most of the albumen prints are mounted on cabinet cards.


Formerly PAFI Album # 244.

Processing Information

some prints stained or soiled; some album pages torn; album cover damaged.

Finding Aid for the Heroines of Shakspere [sic] [photo album][graphic]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States