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Title
Ira Aldridge as King Lear
Collection

Portrait collection

Ira Aldridge portrait collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1850 - 1959 (Approximate)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Portrait Collection
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Aldridge, Ira
Topics
Aldridge, Ira Frederick, d. 1867
African American actors
Genres
Portraits
Prints
Notes
Content: From the collection of the State Central Theatre Museum named after A. Bakhrushin. Moscow
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
Russian
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16819138
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11486957
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8a24c540-c5f1-012f-a415-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1850: Created (Approximate)
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Ira Aldridge as King Lear" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850 - 1959. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bbaea7b7-dce9-9018-e040-e00a18067704

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Ira Aldridge as King Lear" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 30, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bbaea7b7-dce9-9018-e040-e00a18067704

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1850 - 1959). Ira Aldridge as King Lear Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bbaea7b7-dce9-9018-e040-e00a18067704

Wikipedia Citation

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Ira Aldridge as King Lear