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Tootsie Takes Up Music | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Tootsie Takes Up Music

Tootsie Takes Up Music | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Photographic postcard of Tootsie the dog, wearing a dress and holding a mandolin while sitting on a daybed. A banjo, marked "Joker," and zither are propped up on either side.
DESCRIPTION
Photographic postcard of Tootsie the dog, wearing a dress and holding a mandolin while sitting on a daybed. A banjo, marked "Joker," and zither are propped up on either side.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:80516
Creation Date: 1910
Creator Name:Middleton, Clara, 1852-1910
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Middleton, Clara, 1852-1910 : Middleton family photographs, circa 1892-circa 1920
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 6407.1.1
Original Dimensions:5.5 x 3.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Forest Middleton wrote in his diary, February 17, 1910, "In the evening Art came up. Ma had gone down in the morning and got his mandolin to use in a new picture of Tootsie."
SUBJECTS
Dogs
Pets
Musical instruments
Costume
Dresses
Household furnishings
Interior decoration
Indoor photography
Portrait photography

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