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    • [Barnes and Hamilton]

    • Vaudeville; Actors; Barnes, Jack; Hamilton, Helene
    • Sepia photograph of the vaudeville team of Jack Barnes and Helene Hamilton who lived at 5 Elm Place, Freeport. They toured on the vaudeville circuit throughout the United States, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.
    • [James J. Corbett]

    • Actors; Vaudeville
    • Sepia photograph of the famous boxer, Gentleman Jim Corbett. It is autographed; "To My friend Nat Smith With best regards from Jas J Corbett July 29/27. (Nat Smith was the manager of the Grove Theatre.) He also starred on Broadway and in...
    • Emma Littlefield - Victor Moore

    • Vaudeville; Actors; Littlefield, Emma; Moore, Victor
    • Black and white photograph of the vaudeville team of Littlefield and Moore. Moore was the first "Angel" or president of the Freeport L.I.G.H.T.S. Club (LI Good Hearted Thespian Society. Moore had a successful career after vaudeville, both on...
    • The Strand Theatre

    • Strand Theatre; Sunrise Highway; organ; ventilation; vaudeville; motion pictures; Park Avenue; Village Avenue
    • The Strand Theatre stood on the north side of Sunrise Highway between Park and Village Avenues. It had 1,035 seats, an organ, mushroom ventilation (the forerunner of air conditioning), large dressing rooms and wide aisles. It opened on June 8,...
    • [Jack Barnes]

    • Vaudeville; Actors; Barnes, Jack
    • Black and white head shot of "Handsome" Jack Barnes, who with his wife Helene Hamilton, formed the vaudeville team of Hamilton and Barnes. They lived at 5 Elm Place, Freeport N.Y. The team traveled all over the world with their act. He also...
    • [Jack Barnes]

    • Vaudeville; Actors; Barnes, Jack
    • Black and white head shot of "Handsome" Jack Barnes, who with his wife Helene Hamilton, formed the vaudeville team of Hamilton and Barnes. They lived at 5 Elm Place, Freeport N.Y. The team traveled all over the world with their act. He also...
    • [Grace and Marion Ellsworth]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Ellsworth, Grace; Ellsworth, Marion; Four Ellsworths
    • Black and white photograph of Grace and Marion Ellsworth. The performed a song and dance routine in vaudeville. They were the children of Harry and Una Ellsworth and part of the Four Ellsworths.
    • [Jack Barnes]

    • Vaudeville; Actors; Barnes, Jack
    • Sepia photograph of "Handsome" Jack Barnes, who with his wife Helene Hamilton, formed the vaudeville team of Hamilton and Barnes. They lived at 5 Elm Place, Freeport N.Y. The team traveled all over the world with their act. He also acted in the...
    • "To our friend Harry. Good Luck always.  Mary

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Airplanes; Hart, Harold; Hart, Mary
    • Black and white photograph of Harold and Mary Hart sitting on an airplane with "Hap Hazard" painted on the side. The handwritten message on the front is: "To our friend Harry, Good luck always, Mary". They were the "dynamic duo of the air" and...
    • To Harry... Mary Hazard

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Hart, Mary
    • Black and white photograph of a woman holding a beaded necklace. The message is: "To Harry, My esteemed friend. [Love alone made a gypsy out of me.] Good luck always. Mary Hazard, Philadelphia, March- 1930". They were the "dynamic duo of the air"...
    • [Ellsworth Girls]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Four Ellsworths
    • Black and white photograph of the four girls who were part of the vaudeville team of Harry Ellsworth and Girls. The Ellsworths lived at 112 Nassau Avenue.
    • [Jack Barnes]

    • Vaudeville; Actors; Barnes, Jack
    • Black and white photograph of "Handsome" Jack Barnes, who with his wife Helene Hamilton, formed the vaudeville team of Hamilton and Barnes. They lived at 5 Elm Place, Freeport N.Y. The team traveled all over the world with their act. He also...
    • [Harry Ellsworth in Freeport]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Ellsworth, Harry; Four Ellsworths
    • Black and white photograph of of Harry Ellsworth. He was the husband of Una Ellsworth and the father of Marion Ellsworth and Grace Ellsworth. He was part of the vaudeville team, the Four Ellsworths.
    • [Harry Ellsworth in Freeport]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Ellsworth, Harry; Four Ellsworths
    • Black and white photograph of Harry and Ellsworth. He was the husband of Una Ellsworth and the father of Marion Ellsworth and Grace Ellsworth. He was part of the vaudeville team, the Four Ellsworths.
    • [Ellsworths and Friends]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Ellsworth, Harry; Ellsworth, Una; Ellsworth, Grace; Four Ellsworths
    • Black and white photograph of Grace, Una and Harry Ellsworth and friends. Harry and Una Ellsworth were the parents of Marion and Grace Ellsworth. They were part of the vaudeville team, the Four Ellsworths.
    • [Grace Ellsworth]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Ellsworth, Grace; Four Ellsworths
    • Black and white photograph of Grace Ellsworth. She was the daughter of Una and Harry Ellsworth and the sister of Marion Ellsworth and Grace Ellsworth. She was part of the vaudeville team, the Four Ellsworths.
    • [Coakley, Hanvey & Dunlevy]

    • Vaudeville; Comedians; Actors; Coakley, Mike; Freeport (N.Y.)--Actors
    • Black and white photograph of the vaudeville team of Coakley, Hanvey and Dunlevy. The trio usually did their "turn" in blackface. Mike Coakley lived at 65 Nassau Avenue, Freeport, N.Y.
    • Main Street, Hempstead (Village) N.Y.

    • Hempstead (Village) N.Y.; theaters; business enterprises
    • Old Fulton Theater on east side of Main Street, just north of Fulton Avenue. Famous for vaudeville plays and silent films. Sign on building reads: "On this site will be erected a modern vaudeville and motion picture theater seating 500."
    • [Harry Ellsworth in Freeport]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Four Ellsworths
    • Black and white photograph of Harry Ellsworth sitting on the front porch with two dogs. He was the husband of Una Ellsworth and the father of Marion Ellsworth and Grace Ellsworth. He was part of the vaudeville team, the Four Ellsworths.
    • [Harry Ellsworth and his daughter Grace]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Ellsworth, Harry; Ellsworth, Grace; Four Ellsworths
    • Black and white photograph of Harry and Grace Ellsworth. He was the husband of Una Ellsworth and the father of Marion Ellsworth and Grace Ellsworth. He was part of the vaudeville team, the Four Ellsworths.
    • [Jack Barnes on Way to Rehearsal]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Barnes, Jack
    • Black and white postcard of Jack Barnes on the way to rehearsal, who with his wife Helene Hamilton, formed the vaudeville team of Hamilton and Barnes. They lived at 5 Elm Place, Freeport N.Y. The team traveled all over the world with their act. He...
    • [Jack Barnes and Helene Hamilton]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Barnes, Jack; Hamilton, Helen
    • Black and white postcard of Jack Barnes and wife Helene Hamilton, who formed the vaudeville team of Hamilton and Barnes. They lived at 5 Elm Place, Freeport N.Y. The team traveled all over the world with their act. He also acted in the legitimate...
    • [Jack Barnes as Duke of Carbondale]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Barnes, Jack
    • Black and white postcard of Jack Barnes in costume as the Duke of Carbondale in "On the Quiet", who with his wife Helene Hamilton, formed the vaudeville team of Hamilton and Barnes. They lived at 5 Elm Place, Freeport N.Y. The team traveled all...
    • [Coakley, Hanvey and Dunlevy]

    • Vaudeville; Comedians; Actors; Coakley, Mike; Freeport (N.Y.)--Actors
    • Black and white photograph of the vaudeville team of Coakley, Hanvey and Dunlevy. The trio usually did their "turn" in blackface. Mike Coakley lived at 65 Nassau Avenue, Freeport, N.Y.
    • [Anne Brouaugh - 1913]

    • Vaudeville; Actors
    • Black and white photograph taken in 1913 of Anne Brouaugh who was part of the vaudeville community in Freeport. This profile photograph is signed Cordially yours, Anne Brouaugh 1913.
    • [Helene Hamilton and Baby Jane]

    • Vaudeville; Actors; Hamilton, Helene
    • Black and white photograph of Helene Hamilton and Baby Jane. Helene Hamilton is a member of the vaudeville duo of Hamilton and Barnes who traveled all over the world with their act. They lived at 5 Elm Place.
    • Hamilton & Barnes Playing Keith-Albee Circuit

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Hamilton, Helene; Barnes, Jack
    • Black and white photograph of a NicPac Tent used by the vaudeville team of Helene Hamilton and Jack Barnes who lived at 5 Elm Place. The tent says "Playing Keith-Albee Circuit, Camping and Living in our Comfortably NICPAC Tent." Helene Hamilton...
    • [Frank Sylvester]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Theater--United States
    • Black and white photograph of the performer Frank Sylvester who signed it with "Compliments and Best Wishes Frank Sylvester." He lived from 1869 to 1931 and performed in vaudeville, on Broadway and in the movies. His Broadway career lasted from...
    • [Jane Curtis and Jack Barnes]

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Barnes, Jack; Curtis, Jane
    • Black and white photograph of Jane Curtis feeding Jack Barnes grapes. Jack Barnes, who with his wife Helene Hamilton, formed the vaudeville team of Hamilton and Barnes. They traveled all over the world with their act. They lived at 5 Elm Place.
    • [Coakley, Hanvey & Dunlevy]

    • Vaudeville; Comedians; Actors; Coakley, Mike; Freeport (N.Y.)--Actors
    • Black and white photograph of the vaudeville team of Coakley, Hanvey and Dunlevy. The trio usually did their "turn" in blackface. Mike Coakley lived at 65 Nassau Avenue, Freeport, N.Y.
    • Four Ellsworths

    • Vaudeville; Actors; Four Ellsworths
    • Black and white photograph of the Ellsworth family (Four Ellsworths) who lived at 112 Nassau Avenue, Freeport. They were vaudevillians and the two children, Baby Grace and Master Marian, went on to careers of their own. Their parents, Harry and...
    • [Couple in Hats]

    • Vaudeville
    • Sepia photograph of a man in tails and a woman in a light dress with a tiered skirt. He is wearing a top hat and she, a bonnet. From the turn of the twentieth century, this couple probably was in vaudeville.

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