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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:

Postcards, between 1928-1934

Identifier: B356.01.0003.0011.00001
Overview Dorothy Bercu is shown on postcards in a classical modern dance costume, barefoot, and is doing splits. Dorothy and her sister Harryette were vaudeville performers in the 1920s and 1930s.
Dates: between 1928-1934

Ray Southard Papers

Identifier: M207
Scope and Contents Production notes, scripts, etc. for vaudeville presentations in Colo. and elsewhere 1930-1942
Dates: Other: 1930's

Spanish Dancer, between 1925-1932

Identifier: B356.01.0003.0013.00001
Overview Dancer (possibly Dorothy Bercu) in a male Spanish Dance costume. Dorothy and Harryette Bercu performed on the Vaudeville circuit in the 1920s and 1930s.
Dates: between 1925-1932

Vaudeville, 1925-1950

Identifier: B356.01
Overview Vaudeville was a popular form of variety show in the United States from the 1890s through the 1930s. Many early well-known American Hollywood stars, such as W.C. Fields and Will Rogers, worked in Vaudeville, and a number of the early performers were Jewish. Dorothy and Harryette performed in Vaudeville on the Orpheum circuit from 1925-1928 and 1936-1939. This series contains costumes and musical instruments, a vaudeville poster, photographs, and records.
Dates: 1925-1950

Vaudeville Program of the Day, 1928

Identifier: B356.01.0003.0015.00001
Overview Newspaper "Program of the Day" for Vaudeville show that included "Bercu Sisters, World Famous Dancers and Contortionists." On the back of the page is an 1928 add for the Marmon car.
Dates: 1928