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Miss Nellie Reed
Miss Nellie Reed
TitleMiss Nellie Reed
DescriptionCaption: "Miss Nellie Reed, Leader of the Flying Ballet, killed by the fire." From text: "Miss Nellie Reed, the principal of the flying ballet, which was in place for its appearance near the top part of the stage, was so badly burned by the flames before she was able to escape that she afterward died at the county hospital. The other members of the flying ballet were not injured."
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RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject NameIroquois Theater (Chicago, Ill.)
SubjectBallet dancers
Coverage-SpatialChicago (Ill.)
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Book TitleChicago's awful theater horror
Author of the BookEverett, Marshall, 1863-1939.
CollectionPicture Chicago
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