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    Cheyenne, Wyoming Territory: A Large, Early 1877-dated Theater Broadside. Advertising a number of coming attractions at McDaniel's New Theatre. Among them: "M'lle Cerito - The Greatest Transformation Danseuse in the World!" Possibly an early version of a female impersonator performance?

    The poster also advertises prominently for "Six Good Women" to work in the facility attached to a saloon, promising steady employment. Printed at N.A. Baker's Cheyenne Leader Press. The theater was operated by James McDaniel and opened in 1868. He also ran a similar establishment in Deadwood, Dakota Territory. Substantial 10" x 20" size, with fine display appeal. Condition is excellent.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    13th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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