|City Street Scene Outside Music Hall|
Silver photograph on a trimmed mount of a Music Hall featuring a concert by pianist Franz Graf. Measures 8" x 10"
|Rock of Gibraltar - Two Albumens|
Measures 8-1/2" x 6" on a larger gray mount. Reads "Gibraltar" in period hand in the lower left of the mount below the image. Rounded corners. Rock of Gibraltar albumen photograph. Measures 8-1/2 x 6 on a light gray mount. Identified in period han...
|Elephants at Work|
P. Klier. Rangoon "Elephants at Work". ca 1899 Gold toned silver photograph, 10-1/2" x 8-1/2" on a larger gray mount.
|A Century of Progress Oratone - #2|
This is number #2 Electrical Building oratone. A Century of Progress International Exposition was held to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the incorporation of the City of Chicago. A series of oratones were issued. "A Century of Progress 1833 - 1...
|A Century of Progress Oratone - #3|
This is number #3 Hall of Science oratone. A Century of Progress International Exposition was held to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the incorporation of the City of Chicago. A series of oratones were issued. "A Century of Progress 1833 - 1933"...
|Man with Violin|
Ninth plate tintype of a man holding his violin. In a half leather case.
|English Soccer Team|
Silver photogrpah on a trimmed mount. "1906-7" printed in the negative. Over one person, in ink written "BROOKS". Soccer in England is as big a sport as Football is in the United States. Approximate 8" x 5-3/4" on a slightly larger mount.
|Girard College by Francis Frith|
Girard College building by Francis Frith. Unmounted albumen; 10-1/8 x 5-1/4. Marked "DKI#3257" on upper right corner. Francis Frith, (1822 - 1898) Work included Egypt, England and USA. Mostly albumens. Printed in negative "6020 Girard Coll:Philadelph...
|Batheden Church albumen by Francis Frith|
Batheden Church by Francis Frith. Unmounted albumen; 9-7/8 x 5-1/4. Marked "DKI#3255" on upper right corner. Francis Frith, (1822 - 1898) Work included Egypt, England and USA. Mostly albumens. Printed in negative "6021Batheden Ch:Philadelphia".
|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.
|Sarony CDV of Joseph Jefferson|
Near-excellent CDV of famed actor Joseph Jefferson by the top celebrity photographer of the times, Sarony of New York. Joseph Jefferson (1829-1905) was an actor who made his debut at age six. He was especially famous for his performance in 'Rip Van W...
|Set of Six Hand Numbered German Plates|
Set of 6 German Plates , c 1985. Each plate has an water color image on the front of a German structure of with old world charm. On the back, in German, is a description along with each one being hand numbered. A beautifful set of plates; each measu...
|Geometric Sixth Plate Case|
Berg 3-208 Geometric octagon cse. Contains a tintype. Hinges tight, no warps or cracks. Has two small chips.
|Two Newsboys, Period Actresses|
Two Newsboys: Isabelle Irving marked '10' in the negative; Jennie Joyce marked '14' on the mount and negative.
|Newsboy of Actress Ida Mulle|
Marked in negative '23'. 'IDA MULLE' on mount with Newsboy's photographic logo.
|Two Theatrical Cabinets|
Two Theatrical Cabinets: Newsboy of Camille D'arville numbered 38 on the mount, and an opera singer as Norbert (Mr. Kitlinger) by Ye Rose Studio.
|Oakland Automobile, c1915|
Mounted silver photograph, 13-1/2" x 10-1/4" on a larger mount of a large family in an Oakland auto. Very nice image.
|City Hall in New York City by Frith|
Albumen of City Hall in New York City by Francis Frith. Unmounted albumen; 10-1/8 x 5-1/4. Marked '6065 FF&Co.' on lower left corner. France Frith, (1822 - 1898) Work included Egypt, England and USA. Mostly
|Dental School Students in the Lab|
Mounted albument approximately 9-1/2" x 5-3/4" on a slightly larger darker mount. Students stand near their patients in a large forom. Circ 1890. Silver photograph archivally matted.
|Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of a Lady|
Sixth plate daguerreotype of a woman with gilded earrings and jewelry. Excellent daguarreotype of a beauty contained in a half leather case.
|9th Corps 1/6 Plate Ambrotype|
Nice image of a gentleman wearing his jacket with his 9th Corps badge on his vest. Civil War.
|Mammoth Silver Print - Burke & Dean|
Larger oversize image of the Chicago Federation of Musicians Hall deocrated patriotrically with various flags and bunting. This is a poster size image measuring 18' x 15-1/2' by 'BURKE & DEAN' in the lower right. Bottom left corner torn, otherwise in...
|Jackie Martin - Oversize Silver Prints|
Jackie Martin was a famous photographer from the early 20th Century. Here are four large images form her travels photographing the troubles of Appalachian Women in the 1930s. Each image measures 11" x 14" and has her wetstamp on the back - "Photo...
|Nurses and Doctors with Patients; c 1915|
Photograph of both nurses and doctors tending to their patients. Some visitors. Looks to be a small hospital. Provides a glimpse into the past of healthcare. Photograph 8" x 6" on a larger grey mount. Entire mount not shown.
|Photograph of A World War I Military Balloon|
Photograph of a military balloon and large group of soldiers in a field. Most probably World War I. Photograph 5-1/2" x 7-1/2" on a larger mount. Entire mount not shown.
|Striking Portrait by Vandamm|
7 x 9 portrait with VANDAMM / NEW YORK blindstamp. Excellent tones"
Silver print of a home on Mill Island. By K. Kiniold. Signed on verso "Mill Island / K. Kiniold." Measures 6" x 18". Framed and matted - frame dimensions: 12" x 24".
|Autographed photo, Ethel Barrymore|
11X14 of Ethel Barrymore - signed in lower blank margin
|Dunes #2, Death Valley, CA by Michael Rubin|
Large format Silver Photograph. Photograph is of Lake Defiance in Northern IL, taken in 1980. Measures 19' x 15-1/4' on a larger mat and framed. Signed mount recto; signed, stamped, titled mount verso.
|Gold Rush - Vancouver BC|
Photograph of a gold miner. He uses a grissely to wash gravel for gold. On mount recto "WASHING GOLD / VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA / THE PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM". On verso is a narrative of gold mining. 9" x 7" on a larger mount.
|High School Champs|
This appears to be a high school team of some sorts. They are ID'd; it includes three players, a professor and the manager. Dated 1902. Photograph is 8-3/4" x 7-1/4" on a larger mount.
|Jack Dempsey Photograph|
Shows the famous boxer signing up as a member of the Metropolitan Restaurant and Cafellire Association. Image is in good condition. Measures 8-1/2" x 6-1/2"
Larger photos - each 10-1/2 x 13. One is of Barbara Hale and Myrna Dell. Barbara starred in Perry Mason. The other Photograph is of Anna Jeffreys. Both have Bachrach's wetstamp on verso.
|Lake Defiance by Michael Rubin|
Large format Silver Photograph. Photograph is of Lake Defiance in Northern IL, taken in 1980. Measures 16' x 20' on a larger mat. Michael Rubin's stamp on verso of mat and signature in pencil on front of mat.
|Spring 1981 M 9 by Rutger|
Matted large format risque photograph by Rutger. 11 x 11 on a larger mount. Signed in pencil on mount 'Spring 1981 M 9' 'Rutger. A classic surreal style nude.
|Graceland Cemetery in Chicago|
Excellent photograph of Graceland Cemetary in Chicago. Signed on recto "P.A. Kozel" "1994"
Matted large format photograph by young up and coming photographer Elizabeth FitzRoy. 9" x 13". Signed by artist on photograph.
|California Mountain Scene by Floyd Evans|
Vintage, California mountain scene by Floyd Futler Evans, stamped, 1930s, 10 1/4 x 13 1/4, light spotting in tone.
Evans (1890-1966) was active in California in the 1940s. Evans was a member of the pack rats (a group of photographers associa...
|Surreal Nude by Ken Bailey - The Void|
Striking surreal nude of a young lady holding a frame outdoors. Signed 'Ken Bailey', titled 'THE VOID', and numbered '24/100' on the mat in hand. 'Printed 5-2-99' written in hand on inner mat. Photograph 10 x 13 on a 15-1/2 x 19-3/4 mat
|There Are No Accidents by Ron Byers|
Wonderful black and white photograph by Ron Byers. Mount signed and titled by Photographer. Photograph 6-1/2 x 9-1/2 on a 11 x 13 mat.
Believed to be from the Boxer Rebellion. View of 6 Chinese people on their knees with their hands tied behind them about to be beheaded. Below, printed in reverse in the negative 'Men, Women, & Children before the grand beheading.' Minor creases at...
|Fisk University Music School by Carl Van Vechten|
Rare portrait of the Music School, Fisk University, Nashville, TN, May 14, 1957 by Carl Van Vechten, January 12, 1949, studio and blindstamp, 10' x 7'. Light stain at top.
Carl Van Vechten (June 17, 1880 - December 21, 1964) was an Americ...
|Mary Martin by Carl Van Vechten|
Portrait of actress Mary Martin singing 'Him' in 'One Touch of Venice' by Carl Van Vechten, January 12, 1949, studio and blindstamp, 7' x 9-1/2'. Mary Martin was a wife, mother, and stage performer before she'd reached her 18th birthday. She b...
|Civil War Powder Flask Replica|
Very nice replica of a popular Civil War powder flask with authentic charger and spring. From tip to the end it is 8 inches long and approximately 3-3/8 inches at it's widest point. It is approx 6-1/8 inches long not including the tip.
|Black Purse w/ Tortoise Lucite or Bakelite Handle|
This purse must have belonged to a very elegant woman of years past. The body is black textured vinyl in nice condition. It is lined in black cloth, also in nice condition, with zippered pockets inside. The beautiful handle is what makes this pu...
Nice powderflask with a decent patina. Entire length: 6-3/4". Several minor dents;however does not detract from this nice piece.
|Red 1950s Purse|
Typical of the period; excellent condition. Measures 13 wide, 6 tall and 3-1/2 deep, not including handle. Need we say more?.
|Rams Superbowl St. Louis Post-Dispatch Extra Print|
Printing plate of front page of St. Louis Post-Dispatch after Rams won the Superbowl 34 in 2000. Note: line near bottom of plate is that of flash from camera; the plate is excellent condition!
|Mark McGwire Post-Dispatch Extra Printing Plate|
Rare printing plate; one of 1,600 issued to employees in the Fall of 1998. This was the cover of the Post-Dispatch Extra Edition when Big Mac hit #62 that fall. More than one million actual Extra newspapers were sold the week he broke the record! Wit...
|Nice Tom Thumb and Family CDV|
This CDV is in very good shape with no bends. Great image of a classic 19th century oddity! Features his wife and baby. Identified mount recto 'Tom Thumb Wife and Child'.
Tom Thumb, 1838-83, American entertainer, whose original name was Char...