A black and white portrait from the papers of Mary E. Dawson, a dancer born in Philadelphia in 1890 who became known in the entertainment world as Mademoiselle Fifi. Handwriting on the back of the photograph appears to say, "Harry Tusuda, Jap[anese] vaudeville performer killed in Phila[delphia], Pa in his act."
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MS 904 sc, Mary Dawson papers
theater, vaudeville, performers, Japanese