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Fonds AM1645 - Vaudeville photograph collection

["Dorothy, 3 1/2 yrs" possibly child of Alfred T. Layne and Daisy D'Avara] ["Miss Cora Laundon and Dorothy, 4 1/2 years'] [A study of Alfred T. Layne and Daisy D'Avara at fireside] [A study of Alfred T. Layne, actor, at fireside] [Alfred T. Layne and Daisy D'Avara on earlier model motorcycle with sidecar] [Alfred T. Layne beside his motorcycle] [Alfred T. Layne on motorcycle with elderly lady in sidecar] [Alfred T. Layne's motorcycle with hood up] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, and his wife Daisy D'Avara] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, as "Gee Williker Hay"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, as "King" with fellow actor as "Queen"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, as "King" with supplicant] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, as Big Bill in "The Squaw Man"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, as Col. Sapt from "The Prisoner of Zenda" in standing pose] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, as elderly man with two fellow actors] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, as John Ganton from "The Great John Ganton" with newspaper cli... [Alfred T. Layne, actor, as Louis XI from "If I Were King"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, as U.S. Naval Off.] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, centre back row and Bertha Creighton (?), actress, with fellow actors in... [Alfred T. Layne, actor, costumed as character from "The Light Eternal" or "Faust&... [Alfred T. Layne, actor, cross-legged as Indian?] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, in "musketeer" costume with Daisy D'Avara as "Queen"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, in pose as John Ganton from "The Great John Ganton"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, in profile pose as John Ganton from "The Great John Ganton"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, in role of old village idiot with shawl, different pose] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, in role of old village idiot with shawl] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, on a motorcycle with sidecar] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, posed (on left) with fellow actor from "The Prisoner of Zenda"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, posed with cigar as John Ganton in "The Great John Ganton"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, posed with fellow actor and actress in western costumes] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, posed with head on hand as John Ganton in "The Great J. Ganton"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, possibly as Colonel Sapt from "The Prisoner of Zenda"] [Alfred T. Layne, actor, possibly as Squire Willmoge in "The Hypocrites"] [Daisy D'Avara, actress and Alfred T. Layne in monk's robe] [Daisy D'Avara, actress and wife of Alfred T. Layne in Elizabethan costume with co-actor] [Daisy D'Avara, actress, in character part] [Daisy D'Avara, actress, in character role] [Daisy D'Avara, actress, in costume with light wig] [Daisy D'Avara, actress, in evening dress with shawl] [Daisy D'Avara, actress, in role of old woman] [Daisy D'Avara, actress, on stage in a two piece walking costume] [Daisy D'Avara, actress, portrait, in costume of a nun] [Daisy D'Avara, actress, profile portrait in role of a nun] [Daisy D'Avara, actress, standing by screen] [Fellow actress of Layne's in large beaver hat and fur coat, signed "Jordan"] [Five members of the Empress Jazz Orchestra of Vancouver's Empress Theatre. Dated Nov. 1, 1919 &a... [Hager's Theatre with Nickleodeon, built 1905, Vancouver, Wash., and vaudeville group including t... [Hager's Theatre, Vancouver, Wash. Built 1905] [Little Miss Robinson Crusoe" on stage, Act III, possible Layne & D'Avara on stage left] [Little Miss Robinson Crusoe", Act II, on stage, showing orchestra pit in foreground]
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Vaudeville photograph collection

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  • [ca. 1901]-1920 (Collection)
    Droy, J.T.

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88 photographs
2 cm of textual records

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The collection consists of photographs of vaudeville performers Alfred T. Layne and Daisy D'Avara at the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver, as well as other performers.

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Items have been assigned two CVA numbers and assigned item numbers in the ranges: CVA 18-1 to CVA 18-5 and CVA 19-1 to CVA 19-83.

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