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Another Actor

Does anyone know anything more about Actor W. J. Cogswell, who performed from the 1870s to 1906 on Broadway?  In the picture he poses as the Marquis de Presles in "The Two Orphans," circa 1875.  There are three playbills that … Continue reading

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Another Question

Does anyone have information about Anna Cogswell? Anna Cogswell was a San Francisco actress of the 1850’s.  She appeared in the "Corsican Brothers" which premiered at New York City’s Bowery Theatre on April 21st, 1852, and in "New York by … Continue reading

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