Photograph of Rosa Ponselle on her 81st birthday
Photograph of Rosa Ponselle on her 81st birthday with Romano Romani (Junior), Kira Baklanova, Lili Chookasian, Bette Hankin, Phyllis Frankil, and Licia Albanese. Photograph by William H. Mortimer. Reverse includes short clipping about her birthday celebration that states the Italian government sent a radio and television crew to tape a program of music and dialogue. Stamped "Jan 22 1978 M" and "Ponselle Rosa."
1978 January 22
Arthur Friedheim Library, the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.