Two silver prints of the Chicago Lakefront Festival Circus Thrill Show. Modern images during the Mayor Daley era. Each 11" x 14". Both feature trapeze artists in action amongst several tall city buildings.
|Interior Silver Photographs|
Three silver photographs of home interiors. Two measure approximately 9-1/2 x 7-1/2 on larger black mounts with notes in period hand mount verso. The third is on a smaller gray mount and also measures 9-1/2 x 7-1/2. On mount recto is various pencil ...
|Interior Silver Photographs|
Three silver photographs of mansion interiors. These three artistic images appear to be from the same sitting and locale. One has photographer blind stamp of Bacon and Sons. Each measures approximately 11-1/2 x 9-1/2.
Nice image of a dam in a small village or city. Silver photograph measruing 6-3/4 x 9-3/4 on a larger black mount. Circa 1900.
Silver photograph of a lumber yard and several workers. Trimmed to the photograph with one vertical crease. Measures 4-1/2 x 6-3/4.
Image long the bank of a lake near a wooded area. Two men stand near by. 9 x 7 on a larger tan mount with photographer's stamp mount verso.
|Bridge, Small Dam Photograph|
Scenic silver photograph a small dam and pedestrian bridge above. Measures 9-1/4 x 7-1/4 on a larger cream colored mount. In the mount "Made on Glossy AXO Hard Paper".
|Young Girl on a Cart with a Goat|
Nice silver image of a young girl all bundled up in a coat and huge muffs. She sits in a small cart for one pulled by a goat. Measures 8-1/2 x 6-1/2 on a larger brown and gray mount. Circa 1910.
|Urban Construction Photograph|
Circa 1900 image of a construction project near a street corner, possibly at a park. Silver photograph 6 x 8 on a larger black and cream mount. Photograph and mount have some tears, chips.
Two silver prints of the Chicago Lakefront Festival Circus Thrill Show. Modern images during the Mayor Daley era. Each 11' x 14'. First image has a tear 2' deep in the upper right. Does not detract from the focus of the image.
|Five Street Car Photographs on Linen|
Silver photographs on linen paper of streetcars from various locales. All with backstamps of the photographer - Robert 'Bob' Bownes. Each streetcar is identified by signage in the negative. Galesburg, IL; New York, NY; Phoenixville, PA; Coney Island...
|Interiors - Set of Three Silver Photographs|
Set of three horizontal silver photographs of the interior of various homes, mostly large, some mansions. Each measures 8 x 6 on larger tan mounts. In period hand on mount recto "Young & Irving" on lower left; "Edinburgh" lower right. All also have n...
|Severed Head Photo Postcard - Matted|
Postcard of a severed head professionally matted. Image is actually postcard size on a larger mat. Titled in negative "Headhunter's Head". Circa 1920.
|Fabric Salesman Silver Image|
Silver photographer of a fabric salesman inside a fabric store displaying his wares as though he is on a sales call. Measures 8-1/2 x 6-1/2 on a larger gray mount. Circa 1910.
|Farm Silver Photograph|
Nice photograph of a farm with several cows and workers in the image along with several barns. Measures 6 x 8 on a larger black mount; circa 1900.
|Men in Front of Large Building|
Silver photograph of several men standing on the porch of a large building, possibly a lodge, hotel, saloon or other business. Some foxing. Measures 6-1/4 x 8-1/4 on a larger black mount; circa 1900.
|Interiors - Set of Three Silver Photographs.|
Set of three horizontal silver photographs of the interior of various homes, mostly large, some mansions. Each measures 8 x 6 on larger tan mounts. In period hand on mount recto "Young & Irving" on lower left; "Edinburgh" lower right. All also have ...
|Ring Generator Exhibit Albumen Photograph|
Image of the Malthaner Electric Manufacturing Company's Ringing Generator. Featured at a telephone company exhibit. Titled mount recto in period hand "EXHIBIT / National InterState Independent Telephone Co. June 20, 1905, Chicago, Ill." Measures 7-3...
|Eight Truck, Bus & Van Photographs|
Set of eight silver photographs of various buses, vans and delivery trucks. They measure approximately 8 x 10, some with tabbed cloth paper attached to one edge as if to bind in a booklet. Several have photographer's stamp mount verso.
|Chefs or Cooks Silver Photograph|
Group image of aseveral cooks or chefs standing on the stairs behind a building, most likely the restaurant where they cook. Measures 8-1/4 x 6 on a larger black mount.
|Girls Gymnastic Display|
Silver photograph of a girls gymnastic display with a painted asbestos curtain. Measures 7-1/2 x 9-3/4 on a trimmed gray mount. Circa 1895.
|Harley-Davidson Silver Photogaph|
Nice silver image of a man and woman on a Harley-Davidson motorcycle. Circa 1935. Measures 5 x 7.
|Teddy Roosevelt Silver Photographs|
Bully!!! Two images by W.M. Gourley of Lake Forest, IL of former president Theodore Roosevelt. With photographer's backstamp mount verso on each image. First image is of Roosevelt shouting among military officers. The second image is of him in a cro...
|King Edward Coronation Float|
Silver photograph of King Edward's Coronation Float. 7-3/4 x 6 on a larger mount, trimmed mount. With a smaller image of possibly the same float.
Silver photograph measuring 5 x 7 on a larger brown mat. A large group of pigs along with two workers are featured in the image. Circa 1915.
|Stagecoach - Portland to Naples, Maine|
Silver photograph, slightly dark, of a stagecoach with a group of passengers in front of a large building. Identified in period hand mount verso as the Portland to Naples, Maine stagecoach. Circa 1904. 7-1/4 x 9-1/2 on a larger black mount.
|Tinted Yellowstone Park Mechanicals by Haynes|
Envelope of 12 tinted mechanicals by Haynes contained in a red paper envelope. Titled on the cover 'Yellowstone National Park'. Various locations throughout Yellowstone Park. Each titled along with photographer's credit mount recto. Each image measur...
|Workers and Span Am Soldier in a Lab|
A group of men and women workers in large laboratory. (Or possibly a kitchen, workshop, laboratory or military operation.) Several workers are wearing Spanish-American War uniforms and one looks to be a Sargeant. They are working with various instrum...
|Lumber Workers in Front of a Large Shed|
Silver print of most likely lumber workers in front of a large shed. They stand near their tools. Measures 8 x 6 on a larger black mount. Circa 1900.
Women's Occupational - Nurses|
Group of 13 nurses in a medical setting. They wear full uniforms include hats. Silver print measuring 8-1/2 x 6-1/2 on a larger black mount. Circa 1900.
|Farm, Workers and Cows|
Silver print measuring 9-1/2 x 7-3/4 on a larger brownish-gray mount. Shows a Hereford and other cows grazing all corralled in a small area on a farm. Several farmers look on. Circa 1915.
|Blacksmith Shop Interior - Horses and Blacksmiths|
Silver print measuring 5-1/2 x 8 on a larger black mount of the inside of a blacksmith shop. One horse stands awaiting to be shoed! Also present are two blacksmiths. Hanging from the ceiling are hundreds of horseshoes. Circa 1900.
|Pigs in a Pig Sty|
A small group of pigs or hogs in their penned area. Silver print measuring 8 x 5 on a larger black mount. Circa 1900.
|St. Joseph Horse Show Display|
Silver photograph measuring 9-3/4 x 7-1/2 on a professionally trimmed black mount. Features what appears to be mannequins of well dressed horse showmen along with a horse and buggy. Signage in indicate it is the St. Joseph Horse Show and the buggy w...
|Northern Pacific Railroad Silver Photograph|
Photograph of a train car for the Northern Pacific Railroad on the tracks the wilderness. Small sign on car reads "Page Lumber Co. Buckley, Wash." Below on the car is railroad company name. Silver print measuring 9-3/4 x 7-1/2 on a larger black mount...
|Football Team Silver Photograph|
Large format silver print measuring approximately 10 x 13 of high school, collegiate of fraternal group of football players. Circa 1940s.
|London G & A Co. Baseball Team|
Group photograph of baseball team with appears to be formally dressed managers or coaches. They have gloves and a catcher's mitt with them. Uniforms have the letters "LG & ACo" and some uniforms have "London G & A Co." on them. Minor corner chips ...
|Treasures of Yellowstone Park by Haynes|
Booklet of 18 tinted mechanicals by Haynes. Titled on the cover 'Treasures of Yellowstone Park' and bound with a decorative string. Photographer's stamp on back page. Various locations throughout Yellowstone Park. Each titled along with photograp...
|Mourning Flowers at Grave|
Image of a group of mourning flowers most likely taken in a cemetery. 6-5/8 x 4-3/4 on a larger two-toned gray mount.
|Bank Tellers and Banker|
Image of a group of bank tellers standing behind the teller cage with a lone banker at a table working near by. Great interior shot of a bank and women's occupational. Measures 5 x 7 on a larger black mount. Circa 1900.
|Bank after Tornado|
Silver photograph on a cream colored mount the inside of the The Commerical Bank of Gibson after a tornado. Image is taken from outside into a window. Identified mount recto and includes two canceled checks from the bank. Photo measures 4-5/8 x 3-5/...
|Louisiana Purchase Expo 1904|
Six silver photographs of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis, 1904. Three measure 7-1/2 x 9-1/2 and three 7 x 9.
|Food Booth Silver Photograph.|
Measures 5 x 7 on a larger black mount. With location in the negative 'Walworth Co. Fair / Elkhorn, Wisc'.
Image of a snow plow in action as it blows snow along a road that has just experienced a huge snowstorm. Bystanders look on from a ridge above as snow blows high from the blade. 6-3/4 x 4-3/4 on a larger gray mount.
|Fourth of July Festival|
Silver print on a trimmed mount of what appears to be a patriotric celebration, possibly Indpendence Day. Circa 1910; measures 5 x 7.
|Skeleton Silver Print|
Measures 6" x 7-1/8" and mounted on white card. Interesting angle.
Two silver prints 8-1/2" x 6-1/2" on larger mounts. Each features a group of railroad workers in front of a boxcar. Circa 1910. Some bends to mount and staining; does not affect image.
Two silver prints measuring apprxoimately 9-1/4" x 7-1/4" of the Charles W. Strickland Clothing store. One is of the entire storefront and the second image focuses on a window display of men's collars. On larger tan mounts.
|Miller High Life, Sportsman Deo., Toaster Images|
Three product images taken by a student at the Ray-Vogue School of Photography - Chicago. The student was George Newton. Circa 1957. Approximately 7-1/2" x 9-1/2" silver prints mounted on larger boards. Smaller images and grade card are attached moun...
|Women's Baskeball Team|
Circa 1908. Silver print 3-7/8" x 4-5/8" on a larger black mount. Group of five female players pose with one holding the ball painted with "MC 08"