Matilda Heron, Actress

19th Century

California State Library

California State Library
Sacramento, United States

Matilda Heron (1830-1877) was a popular 19th century actress. She performed in California between 1853 and 1854. This photograph depicts her in costume for her role in the play Medea.


  • Title: Matilda Heron, Actress
  • Date Created: 19th Century
  • Physical Dimensions: 4 5/8 x 3 1/4 in
  • Rights: California State Library / California History
  • Medium: Daguerrotype

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