August 17, 2019

Today in History: Actor Joe Jefferson

Today in History–February 20–the Library of Congress features actor Joe Jefferson, born on this day in 1829. Learn more about this hugely popular comic actor and early American theater by visiting the Today in History section, then follow the links below to access more resources about Jefferson and theater in the United States. Comic Actor Joseph Jefferson Was Born from America's Library Joe Jefferson primary source set Joe Jefferson, actor historical newspaper coverage through … [Read more...]