Usherette

Made:
1932-08-03 in United Kingdom
maker:
James Jarché
and
James Jarché
and

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Usherette A photograph of a theatre usherette, taken by James Jarche (1891-1965) for the Daily Herald newspaper on 3 August 1932
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A photograph of a Leicester Square Theatre usherette, taken in August 1932 by James Jarché for the Daily Herald.

Ushers and usherettes were employed to show people to their seats in theatres and cinemas. The usherette holds a bundle of programmes for 'Non Stop Revels', a series of variety shows that ran back-to-back from 2pm to midnight. 'Non Stop Revels' ran from 1932 to 1933.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/A08176
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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