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The life of Laura Keene.

Actress, artist, manager and scholar.

by John Creahan

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Published by The Rodgers publishing company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Keene, Laura, -- 1826-1873

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTogether with some interesting reminiscences of her daughters. By John Creahan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2287.K5 C7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14082802M
    LC Control Number13018422

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    Herndon's Life of Lincoln by William Henry Herndon Manhunt: The Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson The Story of Ford's Theater and the Death of Lincoln (Cornerstones of Freedom) by Zachary Kent. Laura KeeneHer hair and dress were in disorder, and not only was her gown soaked with Lincoln's blood, but her hands, even her cheeks where her fingers had strayed were bedaubed with the sorry stains.1 No one doubts that Laura Keene wit-nessed the assassination on that fateful night, but many doubt the validity of Munroe's vivid.

    Full text of "The life of Laura Keene: Actress, artist, manager and scholar" See other formats. John Wilkes Booth was probably the main character in the book, and there aren't many good things that you can learn from him because he was a killer. I learned something in this book from Laura Keene. She was an actress in the play, "Our American Cousin" that Abraham Lincoln and his wife were watching when he was shot in the head.


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- Marcia L. Perry, Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Mass.5/5(1). Laura Keene, actress and the first notable female theatre manager in the United States.

Mary Moss, as her name is believed to have been originally, grew up in obscurity. She turned to the stage to support herself and made her London debut in The Lady of Lyons in October under the name Laura.

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She is most famous for being the lead actress in the play Our American Cousin, which was attended by President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theater in Washington, D.C., on the. Tangled in His Glory: Based on the Life of Laura Keene brings to life the glittering story of Mary Frances Moss, known to the nineteenth-century Victorian era as Laura Keene.

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher.

Not illustrated. Excerpt: her profession, which she adorned as an artist quite the equal of Booth, and as a manager certainly not second to Wallack, we fail to see why she should not get credit for the.

The life of Laura Keene. Actress, artist, manager and scholar Item PreviewPages:   Her stage name of “Laura Keene” was taken about 8 Octprobably to hide fact that her husband became a convicted felon serving a life sentence in a penal colony in Australia.

She became an actress as a way of supporting her daughters and decided that starting anew in America was the best for herself and for her family.

After performing in her native London, Laura Keene came to America in She immediately found success on the American stage, and made history in by being a theatrical manager. The Laura Keene’s Varieties began that year. In she seen Lincoln’s assassination while she was performing at Ford’s Theatre.

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One of the greatest women ever connected with the American stage, Keene would be more closely identified with Lincoln’s assassination than anything she ever did in her profession. Born in Winchester, England, inKeene entered theatrical life through the help of her retired actress aunt.

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