Jackson Haines (1840-1879)
Jackson Haines is credited with creating the modern system of figure skating. He was born in Chicago but left home at ten to become a dancer. He arranged many dance steps suitable for the ice rink, like the "Jackson Haines Valse." He was also an expert on roller skates. He gave performances in varied costumes: a Russian, a prince, a lady, or a bear. In this photo he wears one of his famous costumes.
- 1863 circa 5 years
- Original Format:
- Carte de Visite
- C. D. Fredricks
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