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Anna Held was a Polish-born French stage performer, most often associated with impresario Florenz Ziegfeld, her common-law husband. From 1905 Held enjoyed several successes on Broadway which apart from bolstering Ziegfeld's fortune, made her a millionaire in her own right. She suggested the format for what would become the famous Ziegfeld Follies in 1907, and helped Ziegfeld establish the most lucrative phase of his career

Ziegfeld Model - Risque Ziegfeld Follies Girl The Ziegfeld Follies were a series of elaborate theatrical productions on Broadway in New York City from 1907 through 1931. Inspired by the Folies Bergères of Paris, the Ziegfeld Follies were conceived and mounted by Florenz Ziegfeld Photography by Alfred Cheney Johnston, the official photographer of the Zeigfeld Follies

Muriel Finley Ziegfeld Follies Girl The Ziegfeld Follies were a series of elaborate theatrical productions on Broadway in New York City from 1907 through 1931. Inspired by the Folies Bergères of Paris, the Ziegfeld Follies were conceived and mounted by Florenz Ziegfeld Photography by Alfred Cheney Johnston, the official photographer of the Zeigfeld Follies

Catherine Moylan began her career as a performer in the Ziegfeld Follies. She performed in the Ziegfeld Follies of 1927 and in Ziegfeld's 1928-1929 Broadway production of Whoopee

March 21, 1867: Florenz Edward Ziegfeld, Jr. was born in Chicago. Known as Flo, Ziegfeld was a Broadway producer, most notably of his Follies, and of the groundbreaking musical Show Boat. In 1927, he opened his 1600-seat Ziegfeld Theatre (demolished in 1966) on Sixth Avenue. "There's One in a Million Like You" Song Hits of Ziegfeld Follies [sheet music cover]. 1912. PR 031, Landauer Collection of Business and Advertising Ephemera, New-York Historical Society, 85168d.

Doris Eaton began performing on stage as a young child, and made her Broadway debut at the age of 13. A year later, in 1918, she joined the famed Ziegfeld Follies as the youngest Ziegfeld Girl ever cast in the show

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Anna Held Famous Edwardian Theatre Star Ziegfeld Follies Broadway Cabaret Glamour Fantasy as Lake Nymph Original Rare 1900s French Postcard

Anna Held Famous Edwardian Theatre Star Ziegfeld Follies Broadway Cabaret Glamour Fantasy as Lake Nymph Original Rare French Postcard