|Set of Five Hook Scenic Boudoir Cards|
Five W.E. Hook Scenic oversize cabinet cards. Each mount is 5' x 8' and identified recto embossed 'The W.E. Hook Wholesale View Co. - Colorado Springs, Colo.' Each individual image is uniquely identified in the negative and numbered. Included are Pil...
|Tomb, Mt. Vernon and Bartholda Fourtain|
Both oversize cabinet cards by J.F. Jarvis. Each identified mount recto "J.F. Jarvis, Publisher" along with title and "135 Penna. Ave., Wash. D.C.". The first image is titled "TOMB, Mt. Vernon." and the second "Bartholda Fountain, Botanical Garden."...
|Mt. Vernon by Dillon Cabinet Card|
Circa 1890s. Cabinet card by Mount Vernon Photographer Luke Dillon. Mount verso 'West View of Mount Vernon Mansion' along with photographer's details.
|Flooded City Disaster Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card of a flooded city or community in or near Chicago, IL. With Aurora, IL photographer imprint mount recto, verso. In period hand verso 'L.A. Rice. / The Stolf Island / times of a flood in 1858'
|Two European Albumens|
Two-sided Albumen Images; 10-3/4" x 8-1/2". The first is the Parthenon or the Acropolis on a larger tan mount. Mount recto of first image: "No. 27 PARIS. Eglise de la Madeleine L.P. Phot." The opposing side features an image of a building from outisd...
|Egyptian Farmer Albumen|
10-3/4" x 8-1/8" albumen on a slightly larger trimmed mount of an Egyptian laborer plowing a field behind a camel and ox pulling the plow. In negative "Chameau laboureru. No 95 Photog Artisqieue .A. Lckegian & Co"
Albumen image 11-3/8" x 9-1/4" on a larger mount. Some tears and many chips. Street corner shot of dry goods store with products and several men standing outside.
|Stables at Pompeii & Madonna Casa Lempi Painting|
Large format albumen in period hand recto "The Stables - Pompeii." Measures 12" x 9-1/4" on a larger mount. Circa 1890.
Albumen photograph of the Madonna de Casa Lempi Painting. Measures 4-7/8 x 7 on a tan mount. Identified in...
|Palace of Miramar & Statue of Demosthius Albumens|
Large format albumen in period hand recto "Palace of Miramar and Gardens - Iriste." Measures 12-1/2" x 10-1/4" on a larger mount. Circa 1890.
Albumen photograph of Statue of Demosthius . Measures 8 x 10-1/4 on a tan mount. Identified in period ...
|Two Midwestern Exteriors|
Two cabinet cards by "SSON. Photo and Publisher", printed mount recto. Each features a set of buildings along a street; one more urban than the other. In good condition; one has a slight stain on the actual image.
|Horn players and Soloist|
Horizontal Cabinet card of a group of 5 musicians. One man holds a songbook and the other four hold their horned instruments. Three are female and all are wearing uniforms. A bit light.
|Man Playing Violin Cabinet|
Nice image of a young man playing the violin. The case is on the ground to his right.
|Albumen of a Small Band|
Photographer unknown; members of a band with a guitar, mandoline, violin and holding sheet music. Circa 1890. 6-1/2" x 5-3/8" on a larger mount with some staining and one crack in mount.
|Albumens of Alpines - Two Photographs|
Two albumens on oversized tan mounts. One is of the Alpines and the second of a large lake with a structure in the left foreground and Alpines in the background. Each approximately 4" x 6" on quite larger mounts.
|Greek Architecture & Lady of Florence Albumens|
Identified in the negative "9183 SOLUNTO Rovine G. Sommer - Napoli" and in period hand mount recto "Greek Architecture Solunto, Sicily Y. Century B.C. Ellis" Meausers 10-1/8" x 8-1/8" on a larger tan moutn with several corner and other chips that od ...
|Notre Dame Albumens - Two Sided|
Two-sided albumen images on a tan mount. Both identified in the negative "No. 118 PARIS. Eglise , Notre-Dame, la Nef L.P. Phot." and "No. 203 PARIS. Eglise , Notre-Dame, X. Phot." Each measures 8-1/2" x 10-3/4" on a slightly larger trimmed tan mount....
|La Cathedrale Notre Dame and La Sainte Albumens|
Two-sided albumen images on a tan mount. Both identified in the negative "No. 132 PARIS. La Cathedrale, Notre-Dame, porte Rouge L.P. Phot." and "1045 PARIS. - La Sainte-Chapelle X Phot." Each measures 8-1/2" x 10-3/4" on a slightly larger tan mount.
|Two-sided Albumen Images|
11-3/8" x 7-1/2" image of what appears to be an entrance to a university of campus on a larger tan mount. In the background many pedestrians are seen strolling the grounds. The opposing side features an image 10-3/4" x 8" of a beautiful lake with re...
|Two-sided Albumen Images|
10-3/4" x 8-1/8" image of busy street looking onward with many pedestrians on foot and horse & carriage passing by the large buildings on a larger tan mount. The opposing side (10-1/2" x 8-1/4") features an image of a grand staircase inside a exclusi...
|The Paris Opera House and Parthenon or Acropolis|
Two-sided Albumen Images; 10-3/4" x 8-1/4". The first is the Parthenon or the Acropolis on a larger tan mount. The opposing side features an image of The Paris Opera House in front of the busy square with throngs of folks passing by. It is apparent...
|W.H. Craig CDV|
Embossed in mount recto "W.H. Craig" with revenue stamp verso.
|Mayor Grace CDV|
Could be Mayor Grace of New York, mid-1880s.
|Opera Cabinet Card|
German opera star. ID'd verso in period hand.
|Oversize Cabinet of a German Actress|
Mount measures 5-1/8' x 8-3/8'. Rounded corners, more pronounced at bottom; does not detract from image. Circa 1895.
Cabinet card by Howe of Chicago of a young skirt dancer in costume.
|Grand Canon of the Arkansas River|
In the negative "607 Grand Canon of the Arkansas River." Oversize cabinet card by E.R Davis. Photographer, Denver CO.
|Sunrise, from Pike's Peak|
In the negative recto left "Sunrise, from Summit Pike's Peak. 293" and on right "Hook Photo". Oversize cabinet card W.E. Hook Wholesale View Company - embossed in mount.
|Child and Rocking Horse|
Young child sitting in what appears to be a home-made rocking horse.
|Cabinet Card of a Child with a Toy|
Nice cabinet of a very young child holding a horse pull toy.
|Two German Actor Cabinets|
One is of Siegred in full armour. The second is of Paracelsus (Fareies) in full costume.
|Opera Cabinet and Actor Cabinet|
One image is of Seth M. Crane, The Original and Prince of Pippos - Fay Templeton Opera Co. and is marked on the mount recto. The seond image by Falk is of Herbert Kelcey and his name ins printed on the mount recto. Fay Templeton (1865-1939) was an Am...
|Little Anna by Wendt Cabinet Card|
A nice cabinet card by famous photographer Frank Wendt. Features child star Little Anna. In mount recto "LITTLE ANNA / Frank Wendt, Photo Artist, Boonton N.J." A bit light, as is much of his work.
What appears to be a normal mother and her deformed son. He has some type of upper body physical anomaly. Odd.
|President Garfield and Wife CDVs|
Pair of matching CDVs of the president and his wife. On the mount recto of his 'President James A. Garfield'. Hers, also mount recto reads 'Mrs. James A. Garfield'
|Ferris Wheel - St. Louis World's Fair|
Excellent cabinet card of the large Ferris Wheel located at Forest Park in St. Louis for the 1904 World's Fair. Statistics regarding Ferris Wheel on verso. This Ferris Wheel was the first. It built for and then was dimantled after the Chicago fai...
|Seven Falls, Cheyene Canon Oversize Cabinet|
Large format cabinet card. In negative "Hook Photo" lower left and "188 Seven Falls, Cheyenne Cannon." lower right. 4-3/8" x 7-1/4" on a slightly larger mount.
|Mother Grundy Railroad|
Oversize cabinet card. In negative 'Mother Grundy. CCRR. No. 2002.'. Meausures 4-1/8' x 6-1/8' on a slightly larger mat.
|Pach Bros. Military Cadets|
Military Cadets, Ca. 1875, typical Pach mount. Measures 9-1/4" x 7" on a slightly larger black mount. Great example of Pach Brother's military work in the northeast.
CDV of a bandsman in full uniform holding his trumpet. Nice image of a musician; circa 1880
|Prince and Princess of Wales|
Etching CDV of the Prince and Princess of Wales.
|Boat and it's Captain Cabinet Card|
Horizontal cabinet card of a small boat named "Trixie" with the captain standing at the front of the hull.
|Wedding Cabinet Card|
Circa 1895. Wonderful cabinet card of a Married Couple from their Wedding.
|Train and Firing Cannon Albumen|
Odd image of a train with two cars. In front, partially obscured is a cannon, which is being fired. 10-1/2" x 6-1/2".
|Berlin Street Albumen|
Unmounted albumen of a Russion street in Berlin. Stamped on image on lower left is "E. Linde & Co. / Sophus Williams Nacht, / Kunstveriax, Berlin 8. W". Opposite, in the negative on lower right is "1901." and "9. Berlin. In der Sieges-Allee." This m...
|Trombonist Cabinet Card|
Nice cabinet card of young musician holding his trombone.
|Occupational CDV - RR Switchman:|
CDV of a railroad switchman with hat and gloves. Nice image harkening back to the grand era of the railroad expansion. Circa 1870.
| Set of Two Cabinets - Kids and Wicker|
Each is an image of a child in a wicker baby carriage with large wheels.
| Set of Two Cabinets - Kids and Wicker|
Unusual horizontal cabinet of a baby in a wicker carriage. Second image is vertical and what is unique about is the fact it has an umbrella attached to the carriage.
|Two cabinets - one signed - Bert Walker|
Autographed cabinet card of Bert Walker; splendid cabinet card autographed by the Vaudevillian actor wearing a Tux, Top Hat and holding a Cane. Signed on the recto. A few marks, otherwise good condition. The second image is of an actor and actress ...
|Women's Occupational: Crocheting Cabinet Card|
Horizontal cabinet card of four women chrocheting. Four ladies work their craft sitting for standing around a table in this classic women's occupational. Could be considered hobby or craft.