"Ganna Walska Receives Roses from Ex-Hubby"

Title

"Ganna Walska Receives Roses from Ex-Hubby"

Subject

Walska, Ganna, 1887-1984
Operas
Women singers

Description

Photo caption: "Chicago, Ill...The alluring Ganna Walska, beautiful opera star, thrilled Chicago music lovers at a concert at the Chicago Auditorium, with her splendid voice. In return, Miss Walska herself, was thrilled when she received a bouquet of roses across the footlights, sent by her ex-husband, Harold F. McCormick, who was in the audience. Miss Walska is shown above with the bouquet. She is wearing a million dollars worth of jewelry which was the gift of the International Harvester millionaire, during their brief marriage."

Creator

International Newsreel

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1934-01-26

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

405269
Denver Post Historical Collection

Original Format

commercial print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

19 x 13 cm

Citation

International Newsreel, “"Ganna Walska Receives Roses from Ex-Hubby",” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 27, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/29453.