Sports & Entertainment

Description

Historical photos of sporting events, theatrical productions & social events in the Poughkeepsie area.

Title

Sports & Entertainment

Items in the Sports & Entertainment Collection

The Apokeepsing Boat Club Minstrels
A photograph & illustration collage of the Club's theatrical group.

The Past:  the Origin of Minstrelsy; the First Rehearsal
A photograph & illustration collage of the Apokeepsing Boat Club Minstrels.

Collingwood Opera House
Illustration of the Collingwood Opera House (now known as the Bardavon 1869 Opera House) interior, view from the stage.

Collingwood Opera House
Illustration of the Collingwood Opera House (now known as the Bardavon 1869 Opera House) interior, looking toward the stage.

"Our Boys"
Publicity photograph from the play, possibly a community theatre production.

"One Hour"
A scene from the play.

"Romeo & Juliet"
Scene from play; featuring Charly Hickick, Frank Hasbruck, Jim Reynolds, Louis Burt, & Elmer Eastmead.

Poughkeepsie Tennis Club Production
Publicity photograph from a production, feat. Gifford Wilkinson, Mabel Cooley, May Peuford, Isabel Morgan, & Harry Bartell.

Amrita Club
A group of club members in costume from a performance.

"Doll Babies" at Jahr Markt
The cast of the play, in costume.

"My Uncle's Will"
Scene from play

"Aunt Charlotte's Maid"
Scene from the play

"The Lesson in Love"
Scene from play, feat. Frank Hasbrouck, James Reynolds, & Miss Meyers

"The Two Buzzards"
Scene from play, feat. Frank Hasbrouck, Adalaide Swift, & James Reynolds

"Romeo & Juliet"
Publicity portrait of the actors, Elmer B. Eastmead, Lauk Hasbruck, & T Reynolds.

The Isaac Newton
Pencil drawing of the riverboat Isaac Newton.

The Sloop "Frances Anne"
Photograph of the sloop Frances Anne.

Quote:
"In the name of sentiment we deplore the passing of the white wings."
-Edgar Mayhew Bacon, 1909

The DeWitt Clinton
Photograph of the riverboat DeWitt Clinton.

The Yacht "Ella"
Built for Dr. C.D. Miller at Poughkeepsie.

The Mary Powell
Photograph of the riverboat Mary Powell.

The Chauncey Vibbard
Line drawing of the riverboat Chauncey Vibbard.

Alida
Line drawing of the riverboat Alida.

The Washington Irving
The riverboat Washington Iriving, passing Poughkeepsie, headed north.

The Armenia
Line drawing of the riverboat Armenia.

Niagara
Line drawing of the riverboat Niagara.

The Daniel Drew
Line drawing of the riverboat Daniel Drew.

The Eagle
Line drawking of the riverboat Eagle.

Mary Powell, Queen-of-the-Hudson
Incl. poem by Harry T. Briggs, "Queen of the Hudson" written 1945.

Steam Yacht No. 83
Built and owned by Oliver H. Booth.