|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.
|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.
|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.
|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...
|University of Chicago Dormitories and Cobb Hall|
Oversize cabinet card of the exterior of the dormitories and Cobb Lecture Hall at the University of Chicago. Identified in period hand mount recto.
|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.
|Cornet Player Cabinet Card|
Image of a musician holding his cornet horn in hand.
|Swiss Soldier CDV|
Circa 1880 image of a Swiss soldier in uniform. With Switzerland photographic logo of a St.Gallen photographer. St. Gallen is a beautiful Swiss town with a remarkably intact medieval monastery and library that is a treasure trove for academics
|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.
|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.
|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.
|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.
|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...
|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.
|Stereoview Overlooking St. Louis|
Interesting stereo taken from a high vantage point overlooking the city of St. Louis, Missouri. Northwest view of the city by Hoelke & Benecke.
|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...
|Cabinet Card of Humbert I, King of Italy|
Image of Humbert I, identified mount recto. With Montabone of Firenze's backstamp and photographic logo mount recto. Humbert I, 1844-1900, king of Italy (1878-1900), son and successor of Victor Emmanuel II. A soldier by training, Humbert showed int...
|Man on a Flatbed Wagon and Horse|
Oversize cabinet card or boudoir card of a man sitting on a flatbed wagon pulled by a horse. With Charles Hincke's photographic stamp mount verso. Hincke was known for his western photography during the 1880s.
|Albumen Photograph of a Band|
Albumen image measuring 6-1/4 x 8-1/2 on a larger light brown mount of a group of musicians in full uniform all with their instruments. Dixon, Illinois photographer. Circa 1880.
|Royal Family of England CDV|
Excellent CDV featuring individual portraits of the Royal Family of England. Identified mount recto.
|Sarony Cabinet Card of Actor Henry Irving|
Sarony cabinet card of Henry Irving by Sarony as he played his part in 'The Bells'. With Sarony's photographic logo mount recto and identified in period hand mount verso. Henry Irving (1838-1905) was one of the great actors of the 19th century and th...
|Cabinet Card of Margeret W. Leitch|
East Indian cabinet card of author Margeret Leitch. She is pictured surrounded by four small hindu girls. Identified mount recto as 'Miss M. W. Leitch, / And Hindoo Girls / Oodoville, Jaffna Ceylon'. Leitch, with her sister Mary is the author of Se...
|Lord G. Vorsteuer CDV|
Identified in period hand mount verso. European royalty.
|Lillian Russell Cabinet Card by Sarony|
Excellent cabinet card of the renowned actress Lillian Russell in a dramatic pose by Sarony of New York. On the mount recto stamped 'Lillian Russell' with Sarony's photographic logo. Numbered '4' in the negative. Rare cabinet card of this most-f...
|Annie Pixley Cabinet Card by Newsboy|
Annie Pixley was a plump, extremely popular actress whose many successes during her brief life included Snowflake, M'liss, & Kate. Titled 'Annie Pixley' and numbered 519 with Newsboy's New York photographic logo mount recto.
|Williams College Class of 1887 Photos by Pach|
Bound album from the Williams College class of 1887. Embossed on the front in gold 'Williams 87, Charles G. Bigelow, Jr.' Contains 78 cabinet cards, all by Pach Bros of New York. With Pach's photographic logo mount recto on each. Appears to be of bot...
|Fanny Davenport Cabinet Card|
Cabinet of the actress Fanny Lily Gypsy Davenport (1850-1898) Fanny Davenport was born in 1850 to leading actors Edward Loomis Davenport and Fanny Vining Davenport. She first appeared in New York in 1857. She was not afraid to attempt unusual and dem...
|Knights of Columbus or Templar Cabinet Card|
Full standing and armed fraternal member is shown in the cabinet card.
|Russian Soldier Cabinet Card with Imperial Seal|
Nice, crisp clear cabinet card in nearly excellent shape, of a Russian Soldier. Includes Imperial Seal mount recto. Minor staining, otherwise, fine. Circa 1890.
|French Military Officer CDV|
Excellent bust shot of a French military officer in full dress uniform. With Lyon's photographic backstamp and also with logo mount recto.
|Northwestern University Class of 1881 Album|
Bound cabinet card album containing 24 professor and 26 student cabinet card photographs. The staff photographs were all taken by Hesler & Peabody of 92-98 State Street, Chicago. The student photographs were taken by C.F. Redington and Aikins of Ev...
|Cabinet Card of Emily Righ|
Excellent close up cabinet card of nineteenth century darling Emily Righ. By Scholl of Philadelphia, with his photographic logo mount recto.
|W.J. Scanlan Cabinet Card by Launcey|
Late nineteenth century actor W.J. Scanlan is featured with a young girl, an actress most likely, on this cabinet card. With Launcey's New York photographic logo and W.J. Scanlan mount recto.
|Bookkeepers Albumen Photograph|
Slightly smaller than 6 x 8 image of the interior of an accounting office with several men working while two others stand in the background. On a larger tan mount. Circa 1895.
|Newsboy Cabinet Card of Actress Minnie Palmer|
Numbered 27 and identified 'Minnie Palmer' mount recto along with Newsboy's photographic logo. Minnie Palmer (1860-1932) was an actress and performer. At age eight she journeyed to Europe to study music in Vienna and dance in Paris. Palmer made her ...
|Newsboy Cabinet Card of Actress Hope Booth|
Numbered 109 and identified 'Hope Booth' mount recto along with Newsboy's photographic logo. Booth was a nineteenth century actress coming from the Booth family of actors and actresses, including John Wilkes Booth.
|Newsboy of Actress Madame Rolla|
Numbered 61 and identified 'Mme Rolla' with Newsboy's photographic logo mount recto. Some staining to top of mount and photograph. Does not detract from the image of the actress.
|The Terrace in Central Park by Newsboy|
Horizontal cabinet card by famed photographer of the theater, Newsboy of New York. This unusual Newsboy subject features the Terrace in Central Park, New York City. With his photographic logo mount recto and titled in the negative '97. The Terrace C...
|Bulls in the Street Boudoir Card|
Oversize cabinet card of a street scene with man folks about, many in costume. A bull is seen front and center and another animal off the left. By Harry W. Brown of Boston.