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Margaret ("Peg") Woffington as the Female Volunteer
Margaret ("Peg")  Woffington as the Female Volunteer
ID NumberW844-29
TitleMargaret ("Peg") Woffington as the Female Volunteer
Date1746
SubjectWoffington, Margaret, d. 1760
Actors
Costume
Theater--History--18th century--Pictorial works
Women in the theater
TypePhotomechanical prints
Dimensions3 1/2 x 4 3/8 inches
TechniquePhotomechanical processes
PublisherM. Moore
DescriptionWhole-length portrait, standing, in officer's uniform. With title: "The Female Volunteer: or, an Attempt to make our Men Stand. An Epilogue intended to be spoken by Mrs. Woffington in the habit of a volunteer, upon reading the Gazette containing an account of the late action at Falkirk." With copy of the epilogue below. Facsimile of the rare original.
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Physical CollectionUniversity of Illinois Theatrical Print Collection
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
CollectionPortraits of Actors, 1720-1920, University of Illinois Library
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