13 photographs : b&w and sepia ; 26 x 21 cm or smaller
Hilda Eckler was Herman Ladovsky's first cousin. She was born on May 25, 1912 in Toronto. She was an actress and dancer and later moved to the United States and became a performer with the Rockettes and the Ziegfeld Follies. Hilda became a United States citizen in 1928 and married Archie Himmel in New York in May 1945. She died on November 22, 1999 in Miami.
Scope and Content
Portraits of the dancer Hilda Eckler in ballet and dance costumes in a variety of poses. Two photographs are signed by Hilda.
Photographs 6227 and 6228 by Frank B. Moore, 108 Baronne Street, New Orleans
Photograph 6233 by Alexandra Studios, Toronto, Canada
Formerly cited as photographs 6227 - 6233.
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