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Bercu Sisters in "Indian" Costumes, 1932 October

 Item
Identifier: B356.01.0003.0002.00001

Overview

Photograph of the Bercu sisters in theatrical "Indian" costume by a house. Dorothy Bercu is standing behind her sister Harryette and one of their brothers can be seen kneeling in the backgroud . The sisters performed on the Orpheum Vaudeville circuit in the 1920s and 1930s.

Dates

  • 1932 October

Extent

1 Photographic Prints : sepia, matte ; 8 x 10 inches

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The collection includes papers, records, correspondence, photographs, photograph albums, scrapbooks, newspapers and newspaper clippings, framed photographs, documents, quilts and needlework, Vaudeville costumes and instruments, books, and record albums.

Condition Report

Fair condition: The photograph is very dirty and has some accretions.

Inscriptions and Marks

On the front of the photograph is inscribed "Our Darling Evie from your nieces Dorothy Harryette." On the right hand bottom corner is written "Oct. 1932."

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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