Photograph album, Oxford Trio, Basketball Bicycle theater vaudeville act travelling America in 1914-1916.
OM F866 .O455 1916 1 volume + 4 large (26 x 20 cm.) photographs : photographs ; 18 x 28 cm. Constructed title from album and sale entry. Photograph album plus newspaper clippings about the 1914-1916 vaudeville tour for the act, Basketball on Bicycles. The Oxford Trio consisted of Robert Mortimer, American representative, Harry Wells, England representative and Robert Tyrell, referee. The game lasted five minutes. The vaudeville act was played with a stick, a basketball and bicycles, and later motorcycles. Internal reference supports the album creator as Harry Wells. "4 large (26 x 20 cm.) photographs" of Oxford Trio are the result of an additional order. Some pages have photos missing, some photos are trimmed to fit page. Many photographs are captioned. Digitization note: 3 unattached photographs and 4 larger additional photographs follow the rear cover.
|Main Author:||Wells, Harry.|