|Lord Brougham CDV|
Identified in period mount verso as Loa rd Brougham. Brougham, Henry Peter, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux. 1778-1868, British statesman, b. Edinburgh. As a young lawyer in Scotland he helped to found (1802) the Edinburgh Review and contributed many a...
|Set of two Bertillons|
Bertillons were used before Mug Shots came in vogue. These are early 1900 sheets used to identify crimimals. One side usually contains either an image or a clip from a newspaper along with descriptive statistics on the suspect. The recto contains arr...
|Firemen in Full Fire Fighting Gear|
Large format silver photograph of a group of fireman. They pose in front of what is most likely their station house. Each is dressed in full firemen's gear along with protective cap. Several men hold a fire hosees and several others hold small axes o...
|Fire Department Reunion Silver Photograph|
Silver image measuring 7-1/2 x 9-1/2 of a group of firemen standing outside the firehouse for a reunion. Members of the fire department of Mayville, Wisconsin. on a larger gray mount. Circa 1920.
|Kellog Nichols Man Killed in Train Robbery CC|
Cabinet card of Chicago Messenger Kellog Nichols. In period hand mount recto ' Kellog Nichols / Died March 13 / 86'. Circa 1880s.
Supposedly killed by Jesse James Gang on March 13, 1886 in a train robbery.
An excerpt from ...
|Signed Chita Rivera Photograph|
8 x 10 silver photograph autographed by Rivera. The daughter of late musician Pedro del Rivero, Chita was born in 1933 and was training in ballet by age 11 in Washington D.C. She moved to New York with her family and auditioned as a young teenager f...
|Spectacular Occupational: Two Firemen Tintype|
Excellent quarter plate tintype of two firemen proudly wearing their firemen's caps. One man wears his numbered bib, emblazoned with a large '4'. The standing firefighter's belt buckle is visible and has the same numerical emblem - 4. In addition, o...
|Chicago Pre and Post Fire Photos by Waterman|
Two larger format albumen images of the old and new Madison School, located in Chicago prior to and after the great Chicago fire of 1871. The first Circa 1870 shows the original school pre-fire. This image is trimmed to the mount and measures 13-1/...
|Early 1900 Look at Crime - Four Bertillons|
A interesting looking into crime in teh early 20th century. These early mug shots commonly called Bertillons are beautifully framed and matted.
Bertillons were used before Mug Shots came in vogue. These are early 1900 sheets used to ...
|Death Car - Baltimore Sun Crime Scene Photograph|
Crime scene image with newspaper crop marks and news clipping mount verso. Shows a car with rear-end damage and a police detective dusting for fingerprints. Two men were shot by a man with a pistol. The drive backed into a building trying to escape.
|CDV of Victorian Manacles - Crime and Punishment|
CDV of old Victorian manacles. Nineteenth century display of crime and punishment. With F.W.Evans of London photographic logo.
|Larceny Vintage Police Mug Shot Bertilon|
Vintage Bertillon or mug shot. With profile and head forward facing police photo on front with prisoner number 8282 and bio on back.
Size 3 by 5 inches; circa 1951
|Psychedelic Saks 1970s Hostess Gown|
Get out your platforms! This dress is perfect for retro night. Along with the Saks' label on this dress, the tag says Size P. I think this dress could fit a petite size 7, 9, or 11. The purple zipper starts about half way up the front and zips...
|Hyde Park Mass Image|
He wears a belt buckle that reads 'MASS'. Possibly military, police or transporation related image. C1898. 5' x 3-1/2' image on a larger mount with two chipped corners and some staining.
|Bootleggers Police Raid Photos|
Set of four silver images of a police-raided bootlegging operation. A still and grain alcohol along with various instruments are seen in these images. Police investigators are also present. 8 x 10 image with backtamps of the Tacoma Washington Sherif...
|Wisconsin Meat Market Photograph|
Silver image measuring 5 x 7 of a butcher standing in front of glass cases showcasing various cuts of meat. A scale appears on the right. The cuts of beef appear to be very large. Identified in period hand mount verso as 'Steve Lahey, Market @ Strat...
|18th Precinct Policeman Sixth Plate Tintype|
Excellent tintype of a policeman in a half lether case. He wears his full uniform including double breasted coat, badge, cap and holds his billy club in his hands. His badge reads '18' in reverse and the word 'POLICE', again in reverse, is embos...
Milwaukee Fireman and Horse Albumen|
Approximately 6 x 8 albumen image of a Milwaukee, Wisconsin fireman with his trusty horse by his side. In the background is another fireman in front of a building. Circa 1890.
|London Firefighter Cabinet Card|
Great image of a formally dressed London, England fireman. He wears his double-breasted jacket, with a belt that holds his trust axe and mallet used to break the glass! His firefighter hat rests on a table. He is with the A 182 Company. Circa 189...
|Bridge of Sighs Gold-Toned Silver Photograph|
9 x 7 gold-toned silver photograph of the Bridge of Sighs. Trimmed to the photo, this excellent image shows the narrow waterway with several boats navigating the narrow passage below the bridge. Circa 1900. Bridge of Sighs is a covered stone bridge i...
|New York Firemen on an Obstacle Course|
Two 8 x 10 silver photographs of two New York firefighters on an obstacle course. One is jumping hurdles and the other is running with a large weighted duffel bag. News service photographs from the New York Star newspaper; circa 1940 by Sheldon Gott...
|Early 1900 Look at Crime - Four Bertillons|
An interesting looking into crime in teh early 20th century. These early mug shots commonly called Bertillons are beautifully framed and matted.
Bertillons were used before Mug Shots came in vogue. These are early 1900 sheets used to id...
|Manson Follower Lynette Squeaky Fromme|
Wonderful matted wire photo from the Baltimore Sun of Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme along with fellow Manson Follower Nancy Pitman. With Certificate of Authenticity from the archives of the Baltimore Sun.
Fromme rose the media attention as...
|1786 Criminal Document: Confession of Fornication|
1786 early american Criminal document: Lavina Smith Confession of the Crime of Fornication.
This Little Early American Document is on Hand Laid Paper and is in Very Good Condition: This May certify That Lavina Smith of Attleborough has th...