1920s Actress Spring Byington Original Signed Photo
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ITEM DESCRIPTION1920s Actress Spring Byington Original Signed Photograph This is an original signed photograph of Spring Byington from1920s. This is a very rare piece since it was actually signed by the actress. She was born in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on October 17, 1886 (some sources list the year as 1893), one of two daughters born to a college professor/school superintendent. Her father Edwin died when she was quite young, and mother Helene placed the children with their maternal grandparents while she studied to become a doctor. Spring developed an early interest in the theater as a high-school teenager and ambitiously put together an acting company that toured mining camps in the Colorado Springs area. Her professional career materialized via the stock company circuit both in the States and in Canada. At the onset of WWI, she joined a repertory company that left for Buenos Aires. T she married the company's manager, Roy Carey Chandler, and had two children by him: Phyllis and Lois. The couple remained in South America and Spring learned fluent Spanish t About four years into the marriage, the couple divorced and Spring returned to New York with her children. She never married again. For more imformation, please visit /name/nm0001981/bio .
The photograph measures 8" x 10". It has a small tear on the ... read more