Costumed Interpretations

Mamah Borthwick Cheney

Ellie Presents Mamah Bouton Borthwick in
Regretting Mr. Wright: Mamah Tells Her Own Story

Ellie is a character. In fact, she’s many characters. You can see their pictures below. Click on one to be taken directly to the page for that persona. Except for Miss Hoffmann and Mrs. Eaton, all of Ellie’s characters were real people. Ellie presents them to illustrate what the past looked, sounded, smelled and tasted like. It is as close to a time machine ride as we are likely to get. Click here for YouTube Channel.

Mr. Howe and Mrs. Eaton

Ellie Presents Mr. Howe and Mrs. Eaton in
The Ups and Downs of Dining a la Downton

 

Ellie Presents Mrs. Potts c. 1893

Ellie Presents Mary Florence Potts in A Visit with Mrs. Potts c. 1893

Please Call Me Amy

Ellie Presents Amy McCormick in
Please Call Me Amy

"Round the World on a Penny

Ellie Presents Anita Willets Burnham in
‘Round the World on a Penny

Ellie Presents The Famous & Original Barroom Smasher: Carry A Nation

Ellie Presents The Famous & Original Barroom Smasher: Carry A Nation

MissHoffman

Ellie Presents Miss Isabella Hoffman in Little Schoolhouse on the Prairie c. 1912

Ellie Carlson as Mamie Eisenhower

Ellie Presents: Mamie Doud Eisenhower: The Hostess in Chief

Little Schoolhouse on the Prairie

Ellie Presents Miss Isabella Hoffmann in
Little Schoolhouse on the Prairie 1858