- Item 29371 - J. J. Salvas as "Tonkourou," Biddeford, ca. 1925
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Actor, director, producer Joseph Jovite "J. J." Salvas dressed as the Indian "Tonkourou," Biddeford, circa 1925.Show Details
The play "Tonkourou: or the Indian's Vengance," was put on several times by Salvas' amateur troupe of Franco players.
Salvas' troupe operated throughout most of the first half of the 20th century, and performed to Franco and non-Franco audiences around southern Maine.