|Fire Aftermath Silver Photograph|
Excellent 5 x 7 silver image of a building that recently survived a fire. Near the building is the shell of a building obviously destroyed recently by fire. The focus of this photograph is two buildings covered by ice as though they were sprayed dow...
|Chicago Lodge Member with Medals|
Cabinet card of a lodge or fraternal man with several medals pinned to his chest and a nine sided start on his cross belt.
|Superior Cabinet Card: Singers and Violinists|
For the serious musical enthusiast... Outstanding horizontal cabinet card of a large group of musicians - eight men and five women. Two of the men hold their violins and bows; the remaining are singers. Circa 1890 image.
|Man with a Pneumatic Bicycle|
Cabinet card of a young man standing with his bike. Iowa photographic logo mount recto.
|Actors in Character Cabinet Card|
Excellent image of two actors in full costume as some sort of Revolutionary era scene.
|School Play - Kids with British Flags|
Silver image measuring 5 x 7 of a group of children and their teacher, who holds some sort of three pronged staff. They all wave British flags. On a larger black mount. Circa 1900.
|Young Boy with a Trumpet Cabinet Card|
Excellent image of a young child musician holding a trumpet in hand. In the other he holds his hat.
|Shoe Store Interior Photograph|
Interior view of a shoe store. Several men and customers stand about the store, with rows of shoes along each wall. Interesting aspects include a sign advertising shoes for 75 cents and the use of both gas and electricity - gas to power the lights a...
|Louise Searle by Scholl Cabinet Card|
Image of the nineteenth actress by Scholl of Philadelphia. Circa 1880 image.
|Lodge Member with Medals|
Cabinet card of a lodge or fraternal man with several medals pinned to his chest and two small emblems on his shoulders and collar.
|Coke and Chicken Dinner Candy Display|
Nice image of a drug store with a prominent Coca-Cola sign and Chicken Dinner Candy Display. Silver photograph measures 8 x 10.
|Woman with Books, Fan and Photo Albums|
Cabinet card of a young lady holding a fan. She stands next to a small display of books and possibly several cabinet card or CDV albums. Circa 1880 cabinet card.
|Cabinet Card of Opera Star Julia Wills|
Cabinet card by Batch of Boston, identified in period hand mount recto.Julia M. Willis was a chorister on tour with D'Oyly Carte Opera Company 'D' in 1900, and with D'Oyly Carte Opera Company 'C' in 1901 and 1902. In 1901 she sang 'Oasis-in-the-Deser...
|Salvini by Falk Cabinet Card|
Image by Falk of Salvini and marked 'SALVINI.' on mount recto. Singer Tommaso Salvini (1829-1915) was an Italian tragedian. His parents were actors and he performed children's parts at a young age. Salvini joined Adelaide Ristori's troupe. He first t...
|Daguerreotype of a Man - Distinctive Chair|
Sixth plate image of an older gentleman. He sits and the top back of this distinctive chair can be seen. The ornate chair back comes to a point in the center and features fine detail, that of a chair hand made by a craftsman of the mid-nineteenth ce...
|Armed Military Cadets|
Large group of military cadets. They sit on the grounds of the Military Institute they attend. In full uniform, including gloves, hat and armed with rifles. Circa 1920 silver photograph measuring 6 x 8 on a larger two-tone gray mount.
|Paddlewheeler at the Levee|
4-3/4 x 3-3/4 image of a large paddlewheel boat on the bank of a river. There is a large group of people on the boat and quite a few on the ground. On a larger black mount; circa 1900.
|Lingerie Shop Silver Photograph|
Interior of a lingerie shop with the proprietor, a woman, standing the rear of the store. On a larger gray mount; circa 1915.
|Group of Blacksmiths Silver Photograph|
Silver image of a group of smiths standing in front of their blacksmith shop. 4 x 6 on a larger black mount. Circa 1900.
|Model A Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 horizontal image of a man standing next to his Ford Model A car along a neighborhood street.
|German Band Silver Photograph|
Excellent image of a group of German musicians, nearly all holding some type of wind instrument. Measures 4-3/4 x 6-1/2 on a larger cream colored mount.
|Duke of Edinburgh CDV|
Identified mount recto and with The London Stereoscopic Photographic Company backstamp. Duke of Edinburgh, Earl of Ulster and Kent, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom (H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh). He was named H.R.H. Prince Alfred Duke of Edinbur...
|J.C. Taitt Lumber Yard Cabinet Card|
Excellent cabinet card of the exterior of the J.C. Taitt Lumber Yard with four adults standing out front. Circa 1875.
|Violinist Silver Photograph|
Slightly smaller than 4 x 2-1/2 on a cream colored mount. Features a young man in a suit and tie holding his violin and bow.
|Cornet Player Cabinet Card|
Image of a musician holding his cornet horn in hand.
|Two Mensa Members News Service Photos|
Two images of young boys, each photo measuring 7-1/2 x 10 and with captions attached by Sonnee Gottlieb of INP. Circa 1943. Mensa International is an organization for people with high IQs. Its sole requirement for entry is that potential members must...
|General George C. Marshall Silver Photograph|
Image measuring 7-1/2 x 10 of the famous general at a meeting Rio De Janeiro. Circa 1942 news service photograph. George C. Marshall (1880-1959), Military Leader, World War II Figure and Political Figure, was best known as World War II-era U.S. Gener...
|CDV of a Plow in a Field|
Image of a plow in a field. Associated with the first plowing of the plains of Illinois - the 'plow that broke the plains'. Basically, Illinois was not farmable until a plow that could cut through the thick loam that was matted with decaying grasses...
|Elizabeth H.W. Jackson Autographed Cabinet Card|
Signed and dated 1904 by the famous actress. By Young of Brooklyn, New York.
From The Leonard Finger Collection. Leonard Finger is an independent casting director in New York who has been collecting 19th and early 20th century theatrical his...
|Span Am Officer Cabinet Card|
Excellent image of a Spanish American War officer with Sergeant stripes on each arm. He has one small medal on his chest.
|Football Team Silver Photograph|
Group of sixteen football players all lined up in front of what is most probably their main educational building. Each player is wearing the full football uniform, including shoulder pads and cleats. The manager, in a suit and tie, stands to the fa...
|Bennett Hill, Indy 500 Racer Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 photograph of Bennett Hill in his roadster; titled in the negative 'Bennet Hill / The Diminutive Pace Maker of the / Miller Stables Driving a Miller Special / 500 Mile Race Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 31, 1926'. With Frank Jones of Indian...
|Autographed Gregory Abbott Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 silver photograph signed by thee musician. Gregory Abbott (April, 1954 in New York) is an American soul-musician (keys and drums), singer, composer and producer. Abbott's parents came from Venezuela and Antigua. His mother gave him a first mu...
|Amphibian Angels - Silver Photographs of Nurses|
Group of a dozen silver photographs of nurses training to assist the U.S. Navy and Army. They are undergoing rigorous water training. Circa 1944 images each measuring 7-1/2 x 10 with captions and news service story. By Tony Sarno.
|British Military Soldier CDV|
English CDV of a uniformed soldier. Some damage to the emulsion, otherwise fine example of a full standing European military man.
|Actor and Child Actress Cabinet Card|
Image of a man and a young girl. By White of New York, located on Broadway.
|Autographed Shecky Greene Photograph|
8 x 10 signed silver photograph of the comedian. Born Sheldon Greenfield in 1926 in Chicago, IL, the veteran nightclub comedian Shecky Greene is more of a storyteller than a dispenser of one-liners, and this fact might be the secret behind his durab...
|African Safari Silver Photograph|
African Safari 4-1/2' by 6 1/2' silver image, gold toned, of an African safari c. 1910. The image focuses on a camel with its pack shown with the safari attendants. Mounted on a larger grey mount.
|Tinted French Tissue Scenic Stereoview|
Tinted stereoview of a group of men and women in a small boat that appears to have been carved out of a large tree trunk. They are setting sail on a small lake. Minor tear; otherwise fine.
|Railroad Conductor Silver Photograph|
Image of a either a street car or rail road conductor in full uniform. Measures 2-1/2 x 7.
|Turkish Man CDV|
Image of a man that appears to be from Turkey sitting in a chair. He wears a fez and very baggy pants. By Barnes & Son of London. With backstamp.
|Recreation Boat at Dock Photograph|
Silver image measuring 4-3/4 x 3-3/4 of small house boat at dock. With a group of young men sitting on the edge of the dock. On a slightly larger black mount.
|Cabinet of William Cullen Bryant by Sarony|
Excellent three-quarter profile of the famous poet, lawyer and abolitionist. With Sarony and his address, Library of Congress approval and facsimile signature of Bryant mount recto. William Cullen Bryant (1794 - 1878) was a young lawyer when his poem...
|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...
|Baseball Team Silver Photograph|
Image of a baseball team complete with balls, baseball bats adn gloves in hand! Each player is wearing a uniform embroidered with 'B H Sullivan' on the chest along with matching baseball caps. The manager, in a white shirt along with two small chil...
|Fairmount Park Race Track Photo|
Image of the owner, trainer and jockey of the horse that ran in the 'John H. Craig Race'. Image was taken at Farimount Park in Collinsville, IL - a suburb of St. Louis, MO. Circa September 1944. Aproximately 8' x 10' on a larger tan mount.
|Street Car Conductor Silver Photograph|
Image of a street car conductor in full uniform. Measures 2-1/2 x 5-1/2 on a trimmed gray mount. Identified in period hand mount verso.
|Odd Photo: Cabinet Card of Three People Pointing|
Horizontal cabinet card of three adults - two men and one woman, standing in front of a rustic fence and pointing. Odd in the fact they are somewhat formally dressed and posing in a wilderness scene. Circa 1895.
|Cabinet Card and CDV Album of Autographed Images|
Large group of what appears to be mostly signed CDVs and some cabinet cards of European men and women. Contains 74 CDVs with approximately one half of them signed in period hand mount recto. Seven cabinet cards are also part of the album, but not sig...
|Great Post Mortem Ambrotype - Quarter Plate|
Great quarter plate postmortem ambrotype of a dead young girl. She appears to have passed away approximately at age 4 or 5. She rests peacefully on a plaid covered bed and holds her hands crossed under her chest. This piece was bought from a descend...