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Brown University commencement
  • Academic costumes, Rites & ceremonies, Universities & colleges
  • View of a procession of men in academic robes during Brown University commencement. Crowds of spectators are seen in the background, as well as campus buildings.
Brown University commencement
  • Academic costumes, Bands, Gates, Rites & ceremonies, Universities & colleges
R.I. University commencement
  • Academic costumes, Colleges & universities, Graduation ceremonies, Rites & ceremonies, Students
Actress in costume
  • Actress in costume
  • Actresses, Costumes, Operas & operettas, Portraits
  • An actress from the operetta "The Romany Maid" in a Romani-inspired costume. Subject has one hand on hip and another gesturing outwards.
Seneca Sprague in Costume
  • Seneca Sprague in Costume
  • Costumes, Crowds, Men
  • Image shows children and men gathered around a costumed Seneca Sprague. Sprague holds what appears to be a partially covered frame.
Désiré-Joseph Mercier
  • Désiré-Joseph Mercier at a railing delivering a speech at a university. Other people are seen behind him in academic robes and formal wear.
Three operetta actors
  • Actors, Actresses, Costumes, Group portraits, Operas & operettas
  • Photograph of three actors from the operetta "The Romany Maid" in costume. Two male characters, Dodo and Francois stand on either side of Pepita. Both men are dressed in elaborate military costumes. Pepita is wearing a Romani-inspired costume
Three actors in costume from "The Romany Maid"
  • Three actors in costume from "The Romany Maid"
  • Actors, Actresses, Costumes, Operas & operettas
  • Image of three actors from the operetta "The Romany Maid" in full costume. A woman is in-between two men, one of which is dressed as a woman.
Actors in costume from 'The Romany Maid"
  • Actors in costume from 'The Romany Maid"
  • Actors, Costumes, Muleteers, Operas & operettas
  • Image of two actors in costume from the operetta "The Romany Maid." The man on the left is the character Serafino, a muleteer."\ He is dressed in an ornately decorated suit with with knee-high gaiters. The character on the right is Silencio
Portrait of Pepita
  • Actresses, Costumes, Operas & operettas, Portraits
  • Portrait of Pepita, a character from the operetta "The Romany Maid." Subject is wearing a Romani-inspired costume with a beaded headdress.
Mardi Gras Parade
  • Celebrations, Costumes, Model cars, Parades & processions
  • A man in a very small car talks to a person in a bear costume during a Woonsocket Mardi Gras parade.
Mardi Gras Parade
  • Celebrations, Costumes, Floats (Parades), Parades & processions
  • Rooftop view of a float in the Woonsocket Mardi Gras Parade, of a truck full of men in costume. Spectators line both sides of the street.