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Visual display of the A Modern Cinderella

A Modern Cinderella

  • ca. 1901
Kansas City: Ackerman-Quigley Lithography
  • Color litho. At top reads “A Notable Production of the Last Word in Musical Comedy A Modern Cinderella/Book & Lyrics by Caspar Nathan/Music by Hampton Durand." Image of top-hatted man with line of eight women wearing gay hats and flowered dresses.
  • Little information is available on this show, although based on the date of the lithograph it played sometime around the turn of the century and was turned into a film in 1909 or 1917. Durand was a notable composer, having written songs like "I Love to Love a Mason" (1910) and "That Kentucky Rag" (1912) and "Coney Island Washboard Roundelay" (1926) before going on to pen hits for the Mills Brothers in the 1930s.

Publication Details

Other title
Set A
Nathan, Caspar
ca. 1901
Kansas City: Ackerman-Quigley Lithography
Description of Original
Color lithograph, 84 cm by 62 cm
Local identifier
WHS Image ID 89904
Location of Original
Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Researchs : 4.1.0003A
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