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By Margaret McCutcheon Lauterbach,Charles E. Lauterbach

ISBN-10: 1476664099

ISBN-13: 9781476664095

In his day, theater actor and supervisor Jack Langrishe (1825–1895) used to be approximately to boot identified within the West as basic provide used to be within the East. Langrishe supplied leisure to prospectors, miners and their households in Colorado, Montana, South Dakota and Idaho. He the increasing frontier from the outdated Northwest Territory to Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, and loved his proportion of luck—he used to be out of city through the 1871 Chicago fireplace, and was once touring via Indian territory even as Custer’s command used to be being burnt up a day’s experience away.
most sensible often called a talented comedian actor and manufacturer of excellent dramas, Langrishe additionally edited newspapers, was once an Idaho kingdom senator and served as a justice of the peace. right here for the 1st time is the full tale of the daddy of theater within the West.

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