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McCoy Sisters

Image ID: moma_0256v

McCoy Sisters  [The McCoy sisters, Bessie and Nellie, holding hands, kicking...] (ca. 1860-1910)

Image Details

Image Title

:  McCoy Sisters

Alternate Title

: The McCoy sisters, Bessie and Nellie, holding hands, kicking the right leg across the left; dressed in Irish costumes.

Item Physical Description

: 1 cabinet photograph : albumen ; 6 x 4 3/8 in., mounted on board 11 x 9 1/4 in.


: Bessy McCoy Davis : wife of Richard Harding Davis"--Hand written on verso." Note 2.) National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project. Note 3.) Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923


: New York (City) Museum of Modern Art photographs / Collection of carte de visite and cabinet card photographs


: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Jerome Robbins Dance Division

Catalog Call Number

: *MGZEB (Museum of Modern Art. Collection of carte de visite photographs, no. 256)

Digital ID

: moma_0256v

Record ID

: 1024567

Digital Item Published

: 11-30-2006; updated 3-25-2011

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