|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/...
|Actress Marie Jansen by Conley|
Cabinet card of actress Marie Jansen in costume. With Conley's stamp mount recto. And identified mount recto in period hand and dated 'April 3, 1888' Marie Jansen (1882-83), born in Boston, Massachusetts and died in Milford, Massachusetts. Marie Jans...
|Eugene Cludiee by Sarony Cabinet Card|
Identified in period hand mount recto possibly as 'Eugene Cludiee' and dated 'Tues., Oct. 16, 1889'. With Sarony's photographic logo mount recto.
|Rosalba Beecher by Gilbert & Bacon|
Cabinet card of the actress Rosalba Beecher. Identified mount verso as 'Rosalba Beecher /3/21/86 / in 'The Hedumans'. With Gilbert & Bacon's photograhic logo mount recto.
|Mary Martin and Dorothy Stickney by Halsman|
Excellent silver photograph of Mary Martin and Dorothy Stickney in 'Kind Sir' for LIFE magazine by Phillipe Halsman. Large format silver photograph measruing 11 x 14 with Halsman's wet stamp verso.
Mary Martin (December 1, 1913 – November 3,...
|Western Bullet Packaging Silver Photograph|
Well layed-out artistic product display for bullets. The .22 calibur bullets are arranged around a box of 'Western Xpert' bullets. Circa 1950. Measures 9-1/2 x 7-3/4 and matted on a larger board.
|Man in Costume with a Civil War NCO Sword|
Cabinet card of a man in some sort of theatrical costume posing against a wonderful background. he holds a Civil War NCO sword.
|Midget by Eisenmann Cabinet Card|
Circus midget poses in this cabinet card. This female dwarf is identified as 27 years old at the time in period hand mount verso that is nearly faded away. With a large chip running down the left side of the mount, not detracting from the actual ima...
|Quarter Plate Dag of a Lady Holding a Book|
Quarter plate daguerreotype of a bonnet-wearing older woman. She holds in her hand an open book and a lightly tinted handkerchief. Some scratches, otheriwse fine. Contained in a somewhat damaged, but intact British push botton case.
|Italian Workers on a Shovel the Mesabi Range|
Silver image of a group of Italian workers on the Mesabi Range. They are all piled in the buck of a steam shovel. The Mesabi Range is, an area of small hills rich in iron ore, located in northeastern Minnesota. The range extends as a narrow band sev...
|Man in a Wheelchair Outside a Home|
Silver image of a man and his family outside their large home. He is in a wheel chair, which appears to be handmade. Slightly larger than 9 x 7 on a larger trimmed gray mount.
|Scottish Band Silver Photograph|
9-1/2 x 7-1/2 image of large group of men wearing kilts and in full Scottish dress with their instruments. On a trimmed brown mount; circa 1915.
|Swale by Charles Pratt - Silver Photograph|
Gelatin silver print measuring 13 x 8 matted. Titled 'Swale', shows the calm waves of the ocean. With Pratt's stamp twice verso. Circa 1949. Pratt is an American photographer born in 1926.
|Woolworth Store Display|
Circa 1935 image of a display case inside a Woolworth's store. Shows Brilliants brand jewelry. 8' x 10' silver photograph printed on linen.
|Catholic Grade School Graduation and Fraternal|
Two sided image. One side features a Catholic Priest surrounded by young students all with diplomas and dressed in their finest. The other side of the image shows a group of fraternal or lodge men in their formal attire armed with swords. Two-sided s...
|Cornet Player Silver Photograph|
Silver photograph of a bandsman wearing his bandsman uniform holding his cornet. Measures 3-1/4 x 4-1/4 on a larger black mount nearly the size of a cabinet card.
|Boiler Room Photograph|
Silver image measuring 5 x 7 on a larger gray mount of the inside of a boiler room with a worker in the room. Occupational image; circa 1910.
|Wedding Silver Photograph|
Circa 1925 image of a bride and groom. She holds her bouquet of flowers with one bouquet at her feet. Measures slightly larger than 4 x 6 on cream-colored photographic paper.
|Cabinet Card of Madam Ponisi by Sarony|
Cabinet card of the nineteenth century actress Madam Ponisi. Madame Ponisi [aka Elizabeth Hanson, actress, 1818-1899] appeared as Lady Macbeth in Macbeth in the 1860s. Identified in hand mount verso with Sarony's photographic logo mount recto.
|Albumen of a Family with Flower Stand|
Albumen image measuring 6 x 8 of a larger family standing in front of a home. They range from babies to grandparents. To the right, is a stack of rocks in front of a small table with large display of potted plants and flowers. On a tan mount and p...
|Wicker Horse and Buggy Silver Photograph|
Image of a well dressed man and woman in a wicker horse and buggy on a street. Measures 7-1/4 x 9-1/2 on a trimmed gray mount. Circa 1910.
|Span Am Soldier Cabinet Card|
Cabinet Card of a Spanish American War soldier. Circa 1885.
|University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Museum|
Photograph of the Museum at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Shows the grand building exterior. Measures 4-1/2 x 5-1/2 on a larger black mount; circa 1890.
|Cyanotype of a Park Gazebo|
Cabinet card cyanotype of a park gazebo and two women in a park. Circa 1890 image with the blue tint associated with cyanotypes. Taken in Gibbon, Nebraska.
|Bride and Monocle-Wearing Groom Wedding Photograph|
Silver image measuring approximately 4-1/2 x 7-1/2 of a bride and groom on their wedding night. What is around his neck, a monocle possible? On larger cream colored photographic paper; circa 1928.
|Organist Charles Courboin Photograph|
Excellent silver photograph by Apeda of organ virtuoso Charles Courboin. Circa 1935 silver image identified in hand verso.
|Woolworth Store Mints Display Photos|
Two circa 1933 images of a display case inside a Woolworth's store. Shows Richardson's Jelly Center Mints display window. 8' x 10' silver photographs printed on linen paper. Note sign in background reading 'Century of Progress' indicating this is mos...
|Man with Medals Cabinet Card|
Possibly a fraternal or lodge member. He wears several large medals on his chest. One medal has an animal rack as part of the decoration, possibly an Elk member.
|House and Horse Cabinet Card|
Horizontal image of a horse in the foreground of an older home. Circa 1890.
|Synagogue Silver Photograph|
Image of the interior of a Jewish Synagogue. Shows a larger organ, rows of pews and several Menorahs. Circa 1920 image measuring 9-1/2 x 7-1/2.
|House Exterior Gold Chloride Silver Photograph|
Circa 1900 exterior of a house with what appears to be a large family in the foreground. A horse and carriage appear in the photo also. Measures 6 x 8 on a larger black mount.
|Boiler and Boiler Operator Photograph|
5 x 7 unmounted silver photograph of a boiler and a boiler operator. Excellent industrial and occupational image. Circa 1925.
|Autographed Silver Photo of USAF General Burns|
Autographed oversized silver photograph of U.S. Air Force General, Bobby Burns. Signed by Bobby Burns. Approximately 14-1/2 x 19. Circa 1950.
|Parade Float Silver Photograph|
Silver image of a parade float with the driver and two ladies in their Sunday finest riding in the back of the car. Circa 1925 trimmed photograph mounted on thin cardboard, measuring 9-1/2 x 7-1/2.
|Cattle Farming Silver Photograph|
Image of a large group of cows on a farm. Measures 3-3/4 x 6-1/2 on a larger black mount.
|Bride and Groom Wedding Photograph|
Silver image measuring approximately 4 x 5-1/2 of a bride and groom on their wedding night. On a larger cream colored mount trimmed in gold. By Kuessner of Chicago; circa 1910.
|Red & Duke Johnson Vaudeville Team Photo|
Autographed silver photograph of Red and Duke Johnson as 'Two Milkmen'. Signed 8 x 10 image of these burlesque comics, circa 1925.
|Shark Fishing News Service Photographs|
Set of 12 silver photographs with news captions attached. Circa 1944 images each approximately 8 x 10 featuring the art of shark fishing. With news story by S.S. Beneckson of International News Photos.
|Home Cabinet Card - Nebraska|
Large home located on a boulevard in Gibbon, Nebraska. Horizontal silver photograph slightly larger than a cabinet card, measuring 3-3/4 x 4-3/4 on a larger black mount. Circa 1900.
|Lodge Silver Photograph|
Group of men and women eah wearing a fraternal or lodge-oriented sash. The stand in what appears to be a wall in the interior of their hall. Measures 8-1/2 x 6-1/2 on a larger tan mount, circa 1920.
|General Store Silver Photograph|
5 x 7 image of the interior of a general store. Three men stand behind the counter and one, a customer, in front. Circa 1907 photograph on a larger gray mount.
|Palmer House Hotel Albumen|
Albumen image of the Palmer House Hotel exterior with a larger group of men, women and children standing in front on the boardwalk. Circa 1890 image measuring 5 x 7 on a larger tan mount by Prosser & Carter Photographers.
|Duplex Silver Photograph|
Circa 1890 silver photo of the exterior of a duplex. A man stands on the steps to one side of the building. Measures slightly larger than 6 x 8 on a larger tan mount.
|Aero Hand Signals by Arthur Sasse News Photos|
Set of 12 silver photographs with news captions attached. Circa 1944 images each approximately 8 x 10 featuring the art of aero hand signals used in aviation, in this case during World War II. With news story by Arthur Sasse of International News Pho...
|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...
|Tennis Game Albumen Photograph|
Excellent albumen image of a larger fenced in yard where two women play tennis. By Spencer of Chicago. The two play with a large home in the background along with several others seen in the neighborhood. This circa 1880 sporting or recreational image...
|Span Am Soldier Cabinet Card|
Cabinet Card of a Spanish American War soldier. Bangor, Maine image; Circa 1885.
|Cabinet Card of William Dandridge|
Excellent cabinet card by he Imperial Gallery of San Francisco, California of William Dandridge. A signature or facsimile of one mount recto; some missing.
|Two Girls and a Harmonium|
Cabinet card of two young children, both in pretty white dresses, standing in front of a Harmonium, a small parlor organ that worked with a foot filled bellows. With one tear and crease lower left.
|Span Am Soldier Cabinet Card|
Cabinet Card of a Spanish American War soldier. 'SSCB' is on the emblem on his hat. Circa 1885.