...This is a recording of a song called She Forgot to Bring Him Back composed by May Irwin
and performed by Ada Jones in 1908....
1916, Print of May Irwin Handwritten in ink: 'Compliments of/May Irwin/December 23rd/1916'
1904, This is a recipe for mince meat from May Irwin's Home Cooking. May Irwin's Home Cooking was published in 1904 by Frederick A. Stokes Company in New York. May Irwin was known for her love of cooking and baking and she put together this cookbook with recipes contributed by chefs, waiters, and...
...A black and white photographic postcard of The Bride's Loaf Island, Pulpit Rock, May Irwin
Inn and the Steamer "Castanet"....
1894, A black and white portrait of May Irwin wearing a hat. This portrait was used to endorse X-Zalia Medicine Bottom: May Irwin, With complements of X-Zalia
c.1905, A black and white portrait of May Irwin. She is wearing stripes. Bottom: PHILA. POST CARD CO. MAY IRWIN
c.1913, A black and white photograph of May Irwin's summer home. There is a portrait of May Irwin in the upper right of the photograph. This building was on an island in the Thousand Islands at Clayton, New York. Bottom:
MAY IRWIN INN, CLAYTON, N.Y., THOUSAND ISLANDS, N.Y.
1905, A black and white portrait of May Irwin. This is a blended photograph and pencil sketch. This photograph and pencil portrait was signed to Mrs. Roberts on April 5, 1905. Mrs. Roberts must have known May Irwin when she was young, for she signed her real name (Georgie Campbell) as well as her stage...
c.1882, A black and white portrait of May Irwin. This is a side view of the right side of her face.
c.1885, A black and white full figure photograph of May Irwin. She is wearing a hat and long dress. Her hands are on her hips.
c.1890, A black and white full body portrait of May Irwin. Her right hand is on her hip and left hand is leaning on the top of a bench.
1896, A black and white photograph of May Irwin and John C. Rice kissing. This picture is from a scene from the play "The Widow Jones".
1904, Colour postcard showing May Irwin and co-star in a scene from Mrs. Black is Back.
c.1895, A black and white portrait of May Irwin. She is leaning her right hand on a ledge and her left hand is on her hip. She is wearing a dark coloured hat and dark gloves with a light coloured dress. Bottom: Yours, May Irwin
14 May 1927, Black and white photograph of May Irwin and her second husband and manager, Kurt Esfeldt. This photograph was taken while the couple was on their way to their summer home in the Thousand Islands near Clayton, New York. May Irwin was born in Whitby in 1862. She later moved to the US where she...
c.1900, A black and white portrait of May Irwin. This image was printed in a book or magazine of American Theatrical Personalities. Exact title and source are unknown.
c.1907, A black and white full body portrait of May Irwin. She is wearing a long lacy dress. She is standing tall and her left hand is resting on a chair. Her right hand is behind her back. Bottom: illegible, 1577
c.1910, A black and white full body portrait of May Irwin. In this photograph she is sitting on a chair with her right arm leaning on a desk to the right of her. Miss Irwin is dressed as Mrs. Peckham in "Mrs. Peckham's Carouse."
Cira 1900, Portrait/Postcard of May Irwin Handwritten in ink along bottom: Your beautiful postal has been rec'd and it made me rather homesick to take a mountain trip on the Moffat road again. Yours Charlotte Hallard.
Hand Written on verso: Miss Daisy Burchfield 1624 Curtis Street Denver, Colorado
1904, Portrait/Postcard of May Irwin and Company in a scene from Mrs.Black is Back Handwritten in ink along bottom: Lancaster St. Albany, New York From Eva
Hand Written on verso: Miss Clara Miller, Now Baltimore, Mich.
Portrait/Postcard of May Irwin's Summer Home hear Clayton,Thousand Islands, N.Y.
c.1905, Photographic postcard of May Irwin. May Irwin was born Georgina May Campbell on 27 June 1962 at Whitby. May and her sister, Flora (Flo), began performing as young teenagers in order to provide money for their widowed mother. They debuted in Buffalo, NY in 1874.
May created a career for herself...
...Flo Irwin was the sister of May Irwin
, a broadway performer born in Whitby, Ontario....
c.1880, A black and white portrait of May Irwin. This portrait shows a view of the right side of her face. She is wearing a hat. This photograph was from a collection of pictures of theatrical personalities accumulated by Frederick Meserve of New York, a famous American collector of pictures related to...
's older sister was the actress Flo Irwin. This picture accompanied an article entitled "Canadian Successes on the American Stage" in The Globe (Toronto), January 5, 1907, Saturday Illustrated Edition....
...At the time of this photo, Flo Irwin was appearing in "The Widow Jones" at the Grand Opera House. Flo Irwin was the sister of May Irwin
...Flora Irwin was the older sister of actress May Irwin
...Flora Irwin was May Irwin
's sister. Both were successful vaudeville singers and actresses of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The Irwin sisters were born in Whitby....
...This frame house was built in the 1850s at the south-east corner of Byron and Elm Streets. It was at one time owned by Chester Draper but became the childhood home of May Irwin
, New York stage actress. John Stanlick purchased the home in 1910, remodeled it, and covered it with stucco...