MS Thr 1657
Elmore, Lucille. Lucille Elmore photograph albums and related papers (MS Thr 1657):
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: MS Thr 1657
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Elmore, Lucille
Title: Lucille Elmore photograph albums and related papers
Quantity: .2 linear feet (1 box)
Language of materials: In English.
Abstract: Photograph albums and related papers of Lucille Elmore, an American vaudeville comedienne
2018MT-3. Purchased from Between the Covers with funds from the John M. Kasdan Fund,
2017 July 1.
Minimally processed by Melanie Wisner, 2017 October.
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open
Lucille Elmore Photograph Albums and Related Papers (MS Thr 1657). Houghton Library,
Lucille Elmore was a vaudeville comedienne and ventriloquist who traveled and performed
across the United States.
Arranged in series by format.
Includes two photograph albums, loose photographs, notes, lists of jokes, letters,
and other ephemera.
- Series: Photograph albums Box 1
Scope and Contents: Photograph albums document Elmore's travels with the Ellison-White Chautauquas from
the Pacific Northwest to Texas, travels with the Tip Tap Company on another tour,
and Elmore's ventriloquist act (including a collaged photograph of Lucille and her
- Photographs : album, string-tied with brown paper-covered boards (circa 116 photographs)
Date: circa 1939 and later
- My Memory Book : album, string-tied brown leather (circa 204 photographs) 1 Volume
- Series: Loose photographs 1 envelopes Box 1
- Series: Jokes and notes 1 folder Box 1
- Series: Letters, clipping, and other ephemera 1 folder Box 1