CARTE DE VISITE OF AMERICAN ACTRESS CHARLOTTE CUSHMAN, PHOTOGRAPHED BY WARREN STUDIOS. Charlotte Saunders Cushman.
CARTE DE VISITE OF AMERICAN ACTRESS CHARLOTTE CUSHMAN, PHOTOGRAPHED BY WARREN STUDIOS

CARTE DE VISITE OF AMERICAN ACTRESS CHARLOTTE CUSHMAN, PHOTOGRAPHED BY WARREN STUDIOS

Boston: Warren, 1860s. Original document. Three-quarters-length sepiatone image of Cushman in a dark dress, embroidered bodice, and necklace made of chain. On the verso is printed: "Warren's, 289 Washington Street, Boston, Mass. Under the Superintendence of Mr. S.B. Heald." Written in light pencil is "Cushman" [not an authentic signature]. Very Good. Item #040328

Cushman (1816-1876) was an American stage actress whose "voice was noted for its full contralto register, and she was able to play both male and female parts" (Wikipedia).

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