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Uncle Tom's cabin

Format
Online; Visual Materials
Description
1 poster : lithograph, col. ; 107 x 35 cm.
Published
Milwaukee, Wis. : Grève Litho. Co., [189-?]
Notes
A theatrical poster, featuring a portrait of Uncle Tom in a circle at top of sheet, and six scenes from the play: Eliza's escape; Legree whipping Uncle Tom; Slave market; Ophelia and Topsy; Uncle Tom and Eva; Plantation scene, with slaves doing the cake walk. Imprint appears at lower left. There is a blank space at the bottom of the sheet for the addition of information about local performances.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2009/2010.
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