Petrova (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1920

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Bain News Service,, publisher.


[between ca. 1920 and ca. 1925]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. For more information, see George Grantham Bain Collection - Rights and Restrictions Information

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

Part Of: Bain News Service photograph collection (DLC) 2005682517

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Call Number: LC-B2- 6047-5


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    Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )

    • 18/Sep/2021 03:27:44

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    • 20/Sep/2021 12:34:23

    Seen on a previous transatlantic trip in Olga Petrova (LOC) "Olga Petrova" is a stage name. She was born Muriel Harding in England, and became a vaudeville star in the U.S.

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    • 20/Sep/2021 12:40:50

    This might be from September 5, 1923, when she arrived from France on the Olympic, according to the Omaha Morning Bee. September 07, 1923, CITY EDITION, Page 3, column 1 However, the Evening Star. September 06, 1923, Page 17, shows her in a different outfit.

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    Donna (LOC PP)

    • 20/Oct/2021 22:17:08

    Many thanks for providing the additional biographical info about Petrova (Muriel Harding). We'll make a note in the catalog record.