Sandow, Eugen, 1867-1935

Mueller, Friederich Wilhelm, 1867-1935

Born in Prussia as Friederich Wilhelm Mueller. Strongman/bodybuilder who toured New Zealand for 7 weeks in the summer of 1902-1903, with Harry Rickard's No. 3 vaudeville act. (See the book `New Zealand Yesterdays', p144). He was an astute businessman, and a strong advocate for physical health, developing a fitness regime "The Sandow System". See also photograph in Theatrical Album, Volume 6 (PA1-q-238, No. 268)

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Sandow the strong man
Date: [ca 1912] From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001838-G Description: Portrait of Sandow, the strong man, taken by Herman John Schmidt, circa 1912. Back view. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry pl...
Sandow the strong man
Date: [ca 1912] From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001837-G Description: Portrait of Sandow, the strong man, taken by Herman John Schmidt, circa 1912. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Gelatin dry plate...
Sandow the strong man
Date: [ca 1912] From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001836-G Description: Sandow the strong man, photographed circa 1912 by Herman John Schmidt. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Sandow the strong man
Date: [ca 1912] From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001833-G Description: Portrait of Sandow, the strong man, taken by Herman John Schmidt, circa 1912. Front view. Source of descriptive information - Notes on file print. Date esti...
Sandow the strong man
Date: [ca 1912] From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 11 By: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 Ref: PAColl-6304-02 Description: Sandow the strong man, circa 1912. Photograph taken by Herman John Schmidt. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Sandow the strong man
Date: [ca 1912] From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001832-G Description: Sandow the strong man, photographed circa 1912 by Herman John Schmidt. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Glass negative
Sandow the strong man
Date: [ca 1912] From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001835-G Description: Sandow the strong man, photographed circa 1912 by Herman John Schmidt. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Glass negative