|Navy Cannon Silver Photograph|
Large format image of a United States Naval cannon mounted on what appears to be some type of railroad engine. This gigantic structure has a cannon atop it that easily spans four stories high. In this view the cannon is raised to 45 degrees. Men sta...
|Navy Cannon Silver Photograph|
Large format image of a United States Naval cannon mounted on what appears to be some type of railroad engine. This gigantic structure has a cannon atop it that easily spans four stories high. this image highlights the cannon in the prone position. ...
|Catalina Island Silver Photograph|
Silver image measuring 5 x 8 of Avalon Catalina Island, Califoronia on a larger light gray mount. Numbered 20 by Swenson. Identified along with photgrapher's information in the negative.
|Pair of Meat Cutters - Occupational Tintype|
Two men, both holding holding bone saws (not wood saws - used to break down beef/cattle halves/sides) pose in this excellent occupational sixth plate image. Featuring the tools of their trade, these men were once part of a vast profession that has be...
|Cemetery Silver Photograph|
Larger format silver photograph overlooking a small plot of graves. A man sits in the front of the gravestones. Measures 8-3/4 x 6-3/4 on a larger gray mount. Circa 1915.
Man with a trumpet in a bandsman uniform. Slightly larger than CDV contained in a paper sleeve-style mat. Minor bends to this musical instrument tin.
|Culver Academy Football Player|
Silver photograph approximately 3-1/2 x 9-1/2. Trimmed image of a young player; circa 1925.
|Railroad Conductors Cabinet Cards|
Two images. One of a conductor in his uniform in a Napoleonic with hand in jacket. The second features a conductor with a decorative sash and the letters 'SHEF' (also emblazoned on his cap) and medal, possibly an award or office rank in the rail co...
|Blakeless's Carriages Albumen|
Image of a large group of people on a touring carriage drawn by horses. Designed to shuttle large groups around, this image shows the carriage and only a portion of the horse. Blakeless was located at Western Avenue & Madison Street in Chicago. Measu...
|Bowed Bass Player|
Trimmed albumen to the size of a cabinet card of a man playing a large bass - larger than him! The bespeckled musician looks confidently in the camera while playing his prized instrument.
|Oversize Lyra Singing Society Silver Photograph|
Oversize Lyra Singing Society Silver Photograph. It is a Czechoslovakian singing organization, based in Cicero, Illinois. They are still in existence. Measures 11 x 14, this image shows a large group of men in front of a painted backdrop. They all w...
|Dry Goods and Grocery Store Silver Photograph|
Image of a large group of folks in the interior of a small store selling both dry goods and groceries. One man is dressed in suit, possibly a salesman. Measures approximately 6 x 8 on a two-tone gray mount.
|Capitol Building Albumen by C.M. Bell|
View by Photographed and Published by C.M. Bell, Washington D.C. of the capitol building with The White House in the left foreground. Excellent image of the nation's capitol in a bygone time. Gilt edging surrounds this albumen measuring 6-5/8 x 8-1...
|Bank Interior Silver Photograph|
Appears to be the inside of a banking office with several desks and teller windows along the right. Possibly a financial institution from the perspective of the tellers and bankers as desks fill the room in a manner unlike a normal bank lobby. Measur...
|Royal Gorge Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card of the Royal Gorge, titled in the negative '2320 The Royal Gorge from above the bridge. Wheeler.' A Manitou, Colorado image by Galbreaith, Harvey & Lyles. With great detail mount vreso.
|Man in a Top Hat Daguerreotype|
Sixth plate image of a man wearing a tophat. He sits facing the camera straight on wearing an oddly shaped top hat. It appears to get slightly larger near the top of the hat. He is formally dressed with a small bow tie neatly tucked in and a button...
|High School Football Team|
Silver photograph circa 1917 of a high school or possibly college football team. This appears to be the same high school as the image below, number 1393 as some of the same players and formally dressed men. Also one player is holding a football that ...
|Girl and Her Doll Daguerreotype|
Excellent study of a young child holding her prized China head doll. She looks into the camera clutching her doll as though she wants the photo session to end before anyone has a chance to take away her favorite toy. Her mother stands holding the you...
|German Architectural Cabinets|
Two images of the same building - two different views. Stamped mount recto 'Verlag von L. Bosheuyer's Buchhandlung, Cannstatt. With photographer's signature mount verso on each 'Theo. R. Stroud' in period script.
|Interior Silver Photograph - A Photograph Study|
Silver photograph measuring 6 x 8 on a larger dark gray mount. Features a small college dorm room. The walls are full of photographs, more than 70 just on one wall!
|High School Football Team - Undefeated|
Excellent silver photograph of a high school football team posing in full uniform and formation right on their home field. Identified only as 'L.H.S / Undefeated 1928.' in the negative. Measures 9-1/2 x 7-1/2 on a larger two tone brown mount with s...
|A Day at the Races!|
8 x 10 silver photograph in a two-toned mat of a winning horse at a race run at Fairmount Park in Collinsville, Illinois located just outside of St. Louis Missouri. Features three images melded into one: the photo finish, followed by the winners circ...
|Young Lad and His Bicycle|
An odd-sized cabinet card of a young boy wearing a fancy cap standing next to his pneumatic tired bike. He poses in front of his house.
|Handsome Couple Daguerreotype|
Excellent image a young man and woman most likely on their wedding day. He stares confidently in to the camera holding a small book, possibly a hymnal or bible. She wears a pretty dress. The arch-topped mat only enhances this sixth plate image. In a ...
|Orinoco Club Albumen|
Larger format albumen measuring 8 x 9-1/2 on a larger tan mount. Identified mount recto as the Orinoco Club with each of the seven members first initial and last name. They are formally dressed and wear their respective medals. By Markley of Chicago...
|Two Hook Scenics|
Two 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.' One image is identified in he negative as 'Cathedral Spires, Garden of the Gods. 163.'
|Civil War Soldier and Family|
Sixth plate tintype of a man wearing a shako in a full military uniform with epaulets. He sits with his wife and their young daughter sits in between them, all holding hands. Appears to be either an officer or bandsman. Contained in a half leather ...
|Identical Station Photographs|
Two identical silver photographs mounted on dark gray mounts of possibly a train station or large building of some type. Several folks mill about in what appears to be a lobby lined with seating along the rear with rows of open doors toward the front...
|Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of a Young Boy|
Excellent study of a young man holding his arms across his body as if he is hiding something. With slightly tinted cheeks. contained in a full leather case.
|Dag of an Older Couple|
Sixth plate horizontal daguerreotype of a man and woman. Possibly an image take on a milestone anniversary? Sharp detail showing the many lines on their faces bringing out the true character of each. Housed in a full leather case.
|Quarter Plate Tintype of a Logger|
Great image of a logging man holding his huge crosscut saw. This excellent occupational tintype is housed in a full leather case. He wears a three quarter length coat with white piping and a bow tie. His cheeks are slightly tinted and he has a gilded...
|Distinguished Gent Silver Photograph|
Silver photograph of a well dressed man holding a cane and wearing a hat and boots. Trimmed to slightly larger than 4 x 5. Circa 1930.
|The Terrace in Central Park by Newsboy|
Horizontal cabinet card by famed photographer of the theater, Newsboy of New York. This unusual Newsboy subject featurs the Terrace in Central Park, New York City. With his photographic logo mount recto and titled in the negative '97. The Terrace C...
|Horse Racing Photograph|
Image of a winning horse from Arlington Horse Track in Chicago, Illinois. Measures 8 x 10 in a larger mat. Circa 1962.
|National Monument of the Forefathers|
Cabinet card of the National Monument of the Forefathers located in Plymouth, Massachusetts. With C.H. Rogers photographric stamp mount recto with detailed history of this monument on mount verso. Construction began with the cornerstone being laid Au...
|Elite Bar & Cafe and Crystal Billiard Hall Albumen|
Large format albumen of the exterior of the Elite Bar & Cafe and Crystal Billiard Hall. Measures 7-1/2 x 9-1/2 on a larger stained tan mount.
|Eucalyptus and Pepper Trees, Magnolia Ave|
Oversize cabinet card by J.B. Readman of Riverside California. Excellent image of a tree lined street. With detailed list of available views and photographer's backstamp. Number 4 of 70 views. 4-3/4 x 7-3/4 on a slightly larger black mount
|Fort Marion - St. Augustine Photographs|
Two images of the old Fort of San Marco (now renamed Fort Marion in honor of General Francis Marion), a well-preserved specimen of Spanish military architecture, begun, it is supposed, about 1656 and finished in 1756. Each image is of a closeup view ...
|Cedar Lake Choir Photographs|
Four images of the Cedar Lake Choir at picnic in the wilderness or park. Identied in period hand mount verso. Circa 1894 to 1897. Various sizes from 9-1/2 x 7-1/2 to 6 x 8.
|Interior Silver Photograph|
One silver photograph of home interior. Two measure approximately 8-1/2 x 6-1/2 on larger black mounts with notes in period hand mount verso. Excellent example of early 20th century architectural photography.
|Rag Picker Cabinet Card|
Outside view cabinet card of a rag picker and his wagon full of rags. This early profession was popularized by immigrants who simply collected old rags, split them into smaller pieces and sold them. Mount measurs 5-1/4 x 4-1/4' circa 1895.
|Central Park, New York City|
Oversize cabinet card of a building under construction in Central Park, New York. 5-1/4 x 8-1/2 dark mount with gilded edging. Identified mount verso in period hand. Circa 1884.
|Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument|
Large format cabinet card of the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument located at the National Home of Disabled Volunteer Soldiers in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. With caption and details of monument printed mount recto. Measures 5 x 7-1/2 on a larger tan mount. ...
|Woman's Fashion Silver Photographs|
Threeimages with Underwood and Underwood photo credits mount recto. One has a golf theme, the remaining are unthemed. All have news captions attached. Two are 8 x 10 and the third 6-1/2 x 8-1/2.
|Twins - Men Touching Sixth Plate|
Tintype of what appear to be identical twins. The man on the left is rests his arm on the shoulder of the second man. Their cheeks are tinted; housed in a half leather case. With 2 cent revenue stamp attached verso.
|Boy and His Drum Cabinet Card|
Image of a young child or drummer boy sitting on a log with his drum next to him. He holds small cane; the drumsticks are on top of the drum and near by is his cap.
|Bootleggers Police Raid Photos|
Set of four silver images of a police-raided bootlegging operation. A still and grain alcohol along with various instruments are seen in these images. Police investigators are also present. 8 x 10 image with backtamps of the Tacoma Washington Sherif...
|Wedding Couples Cabinet Cards|
Two cabinet cards of couples on their wedding nights. Two grand images of matrimony with the ladies in bridal gowns and veils standing arm in arm with their grooms.
|Clarinetist Oversize Cabinet Card|
Image of a young bandsman holding his clarinet. Oblong cabinet card with the mount measuring 8-1/4 x 4 with gilt edging. Great study of a young man and his instrument.
|The Foundlings Home Albumen|
Unmounted albumen of the Foundlings Home overlooking the river. Measures 4-1/4 x 6-1/8. Circa 1890.