Atlanta Rail Corridor Archive

Actors on the Streets of Cairo Exhibit

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Title

Actors on the Streets of Cairo Exhibit

Subject

Cotton States Expositon

Description

View of actors from the Egyptian Theater in the Streets of Cairo exhibit on the Midway. No sooner had the Cotton States and International Exposition had opened than other exhibitions began to complain about the attention the theater received from fair-goers. They claimed the sensual dancing was a distraction from the main purpose of the exhibition.

References

http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/store/Products/85162-streets-of-cairo.aspx
Perdue, Theda. Race and the Atlanta Cotton States Exposition of 1895. University of Georgia Press, 2011.

Creator

Howe, Fred L.

Publisher

Atlanta History Center: Kenan Research Center: 130 West Paces Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30305

Date

1891-1900

Date Available

2006

Date Created

1895

Contributor

Renner, Julie R.

Rights

This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission of image use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.

License

“This copyright license grants Georgia State University the non-exclusive right to use, copy, exhibit, and display the above items for scholarly and educational purposes on the Atlanta Rail Corridor Archive website. Visitors to the Archive must contact the copyright holder to inquire about further use of the digitized items.”
Credit Line: Courtesy of the Atlanta History Center

Type

Still Image

Format

JPEG

Identifier

201504120435

Coverage

Northeast

Temporal Coverage

1891-1900

Spatial Coverage

Midtown

Bibliographic Citation

http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/store/Products/85162-streets-of-cairo.aspx
Item Identifier: VIS 145.57.01

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Silver gelatin print

Physical Dimensions

7 x 9 inches

Files

Citation

Howe, Fred L. , “Actors on the Streets of Cairo Exhibit,” Atlanta Rail Corridor Archive, accessed January 22, 2018, http://atlrailcorridorarchive.org/items/show/330.

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