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Billee Maye Vaudeville collection

Black and white photograph of Billee Maye with partner Harry Roye performing a dance together. Both dancers are mid-leap with their left arms raised.

The Billee Maye Vaudeville collection consists of documentation, photographs, correspondence, and publications related to the career of Billee Maye primarily during 1920 to 1940.

Billee Maye was a singer and dancer who performed during the Vaudeville era. The majority of her career was spent with colleague Harry Roye, performing the "Roye and Maye" act for twenty years on the B.F.-Orpheum circuit.