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unidentified vaudeville entertainer
  • Orval Hixon
    1884–1982
    born: Ray County, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • unidentified vaudeville entertainer, 1915–1928
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 33.2 x 25.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/16 x 9 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 33.2 x 25.1 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 1/16 x 9 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orval Hixon
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0262
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Black-and-white image of a figure wearing a very large headdress made from peacock feathers. The figure is wearing an elaborate costume. The figure is holding an object in their proper left hand.