'Les Cloches de Corneville,' Lewiston, 1896

Contributed by Franco-American Collection


The comic opera Le Cloches de Corneville was produced by the Franco-American community in Lewiston-Auburn in 1896. At left is William Richard.

Local people held all the roles. Mrs. J.-B. Couture made the costumes. Her husband, Jean-Baptiste Couture, was the director and star of the production.

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About This Item

  • Title: 'Les Cloches de Corneville,' Lewiston, 1896
  • Creation Date: 1896
  • Subject Date: 1896
  • Town: Lewiston
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 14.7 cm x 10.2 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Franco-American Collection
USM, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 753-6545

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