|British Conductor CDV|
Image of a British street car or railroad conductor. With E. Gregson of Halifax and Blackpool backstamp. Circa 1865.
|Spanish American War Veterans Silver Photograph|
Silver photograph of a large group of Span Am War Veterans - Chaplain and Officers - sitting in front of a row of tents. Company L, 9th regiment, Natick, Massachusetts. Circa 1905. Measures 8 x 6 on a larger gray mount.
|Appliance Store Interior Silver Photograph|
5 x 7 image of the interior of an appliance store. Shows a variety of appliances in the large store and a large group of folks behind the counter. Circa 1925 silver image on a larger cream mount.
|Italian Military Officer Boudoir Card|
Oversize cabinet card of an Italian Military Officer. Signed in period hand mount recto. Circa 1889; measures 5 x 7-1/2 on a larger brown mount. With Fratelli Vianelli photographic logo mount recto and verso.
|Elgin, Illinois Grocery Store Photograph|
5 x 7 exterior image of a grocery store front. Meier Bros. Groceries, located in the Mugge building in Elgin, Illinois. On a larger cream colored mount.
|Chicken Dinner Candy Display|
8 x 10 silver photograph of two store displays for Chicken Dinner candy with an advertising sign in the background. Circa 1920 silver photograph.
|Spanish American War Veterans Silver Photograph|
Silver photograph of a large group of Span Am War Veterans standing in formation. Shows the armed group in parade formation with an American flag. Company L, 9th regiment, Natick, Massachusetts. Circa 1905. Measures 9-1/2 x 7-1/2 on a larger somewha...
|Young Boy with a Telescope Cabinet Card|
Great image of a young child wearing a sailor suit and holding a telescope in one hand. Great nautical image!
|Fresh Milk Silver Photograph|
Image of a woman with to pails of milk in hand near a cow. Most likely she has just finished milking the cow and is taking the milk back to the barn. Measures approximately 5 x 7 on a larger two-tone brown mount.
|Two Men in Derbies Riding a Buggy|
Horizontal cabinet card of two men wearing derby hats. They ride in a horse pulled carriage. Great image of dapper men; circa 1885.
|High Fashion - Lord & Taylor Window Display|
8 x 10 silver image of the interior of dress display - highlighting the bareback look. Superior image of a high fashion display. With Lord& Taylor details in the negative recto and news caption verso.
|Logging Kitchen Silver Photograph|
5 x 7 image of a the interior of a kitchen for a logging operation. Four women, presumably cooks, stand in front of the foreground. On a larger light gray mount; circa 1915.
|Worthington Auto Garage Silver Photo|
Circa 1915 image of the interior of an auto repair garage. Shows several vehicles in the garage with four mechanics. Identified in the negative as 'Worthington Garage. Measures 5 x 7 on a larger gray mount.
|Wedding Photograph - The Bride and Groom|
Excellent silver photograph circa 1940 of a beautiful bride and her groom. She poses in her white wedding dress, which has a large train, all draped in front. She holds her bouquet of flowers and wears her veil. Measures 8 x 10.
|Grocery Store Interior - Sunkist Oranges|
5 x 7 silver photograph of a grocery store with many, many bins of fresh fruit. A large sign in the background advertises Sunkist Oranges. The proprietor stands near a row of fruit bins. Circa 1920 image on a larger black mount.
|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.
|Boy with a Pneumatic Bicycle|
Cabinet card of a young boy standing with his bike. Circa 1910 image.
|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.
|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.
|Tintype of a Man on a Horse|
CDV sized tintype of a man on a horse. Contained in a period paper mat.
|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.
|Royal Family of England CDV|
Horizontal image of an etching of the Royal Family of England. Identified mount recto.
|Cornet Player Cabinet Card|
Image of a musician holding his cornet horn in hand.
|Cabinet Card of Two Men and a Bicycle|
Two men stand with one pneumatic bike. By Aldrin of Minnesota, who drew the easily seen excitement from these men while taking the picture!
|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...
|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...