DAC Collection Object Information
The Georgia Trio,
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions (Image): 240 x 189 mm (9.4 x 7.4 in.)
Inscribed in pencil on verso: “The Georgia Trio Joe Albert, Herman Zell, Bell Evans”; inscribed with stamp, lower right: “Hayek”
Accession number: 19188.8.131.52
Gift of Ina and Philip S. Trager (B.A. Wesleyan 1956, D.F.A. 2008), 1981
Provenance / Collectors' marks: Purchased by the donors from a secondhand store in Bridgeport, CT; possibly collected by owner or manager W.P. Heuritze of the Roanoke Theater (location presently untraced), or by several managers or theaters.
Bibliography: See Laurie on the “Georgia Minstrels”; see object file for research on the collection by Laura Plageman (B.A. Wesleyan 1999) and Erika Greene (B.A. Wesleyan 1988).
Work Type: photograph
Related Works: From a group of 74 vaudeville photographs, DAC 19184.108.40.206 – 19220.127.116.11. Same pencil inscription on back as on DAC 1918.104.22.168, .25, .26, .29, .32, .35, .36, .41.
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