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Vaudeville collection

Vaudeville collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Vaudeville collection
Inclusive Dates: 1889-1901
Language: English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet 1 oversized box
Collection Number: ms2644
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Ed Millner was Swede comedian, magician and theatrical manager of U. S. Concert Co. and was also known for driving blind-folded. Queen Millner was a soubrette and taught dancing. From the news clips, their program consisted of dancing, singing, cake walks and 'Ole Olson', a humorous Swedish dialect sketch.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of clippings, flyers, posters, and programs relating to Ed and Queen Millner, vaudeville artists with the U.S. Concert Company and Professor Moxie, a hypnotist.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Vaudeville collection, ms2644, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Entertainers -- United States.
Hypnotism.
Mesmerists -- United States.
Millner, Ed
Millner, Queen
Vaudeville -- United States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
oversized_boxfolder
11Miscellaneous
 
12Letterheads, flyers
 
13Flyers, posters
 
14Moxie clippings
 
15Millner clippings
 
16Standard Theatre programs
 
11Scrapbook