SCHL 0068
SCHL 0068
Title Before the curtain rises [picture] / C.E. McNamara.
Author McNamara, C. E., photographer.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [Brooklyn Eagle], 1955.
Description 1 photographic print : black & white, gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
paper 8 x 10 in.
Call # SCHL 0068
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Note On verso: date stamped: Jan. 14, 1955; Brooklyn Eagle stamp; photographer's stamp.
Summary Two men in costume and one man in suit shaking hands before curtain. Caption: "Before the Curtain Rises: Walt Whitman (William Jaeger), left, and Isaac Van Anden (Roger Siegel), right, get a hurried handshake from Dr. Harry D. Gideonse, president of Brooklyn College, immediately before the opening act of 'I Walt Whitman,' symphonic drama by faculty member Randolph Goodman, which traces the poet's life through his newapaper days, the Civil War and his last years...."
Note Title from caption on verso.
Brooklyn Eagle.
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Indexes Folder: Schools: Adult: Brooklyn College: Faculty
Subject Theater -- New York (State) -- New York.
Brooklyn College.
Brooklyn College -- Presidents.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Flatbush (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.

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