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JEANNE "RUBY" GORDON - AUTOGRAPHED INSCRIBED PHOTOGRAPH - HFSID 177427

Youthful sepia image of the opera and concert contralto, this piece is extremely rare! Photograph inscribed and signed: "To Alexander J. England/With Very Best Wishes/Jeanne Gordon". B/w, 8x9¾.

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JEANNE (RUBY) GORDON
Youthful sepia image of the opera and concert contralto, this piece is extremely rare!
Photograph inscribed and signed: "To Alexander J. England/With Very Best Wishes/Jeanne Gordon". B/w, 8x9¾. Canadian contralto Jeanne (Ruby) Gordon (1885-1952), sometimes described as a mezzo-soprano, was an opera and concert singer made her Metropolitan Opera debut as Azucena in Il Trovatore (1919). She made 11 recordings on the Columbia and Victor labels, and appeared in Warner Bros. sound shorts in 1927. Suffering a mental breakdown in the early 1930s, she died in a sanitorium. Adhesive residue on verso. Corners slightly worn. Edges slightly worn. Signature in poor contrast, but legible. Some areas stained from moisture damage. Otherwise, fine condition.

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