|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.
|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.
|Clarinetist Cabinet Card|
Image of a bandsman in uniform holding his clarinet.
Large image of a group of military bandsman. They stand outdoors in front of seveal buildings. They have various instruments. Titled in the negative. Circa 1896. Measures 13-3/8 x 8 on mount trimmed to the photograph.
|Children Musicians: Violinsist and Drummer Boy|
CDV of a two small boys. The taller and apparently older one holds a violin and bow. The smaller lad wears his drum strapped to him and has a drumstick in his hand.
|The Dewey Triumphal Arch Cabinet Card|
Titled on mount recto as 'The Dewey Triumphal Arch Cabinet Card / New York City', this cabinet card features this wood-and-plaster arch and colonnade at Madison Square. It was the focal point of Commodore George Dewey's triumphal procession through N...
|Fraternal Order of Eagles Silver Photograph|
Silver image measuring 5 x 6-3/4; circa 1930 of a group of fraternal members standing in formation of the Lacrosse, Wisconsin chapter (Eagle's Aerie 1254). On February 6th, 1898 the Fraternal Order of Eagles was founded by six theater owners sitting ...
|Actress Elizabeth Davis Cabinet Card|
Lizzie Davis was a variety performer. She took the New York stage at the National Music Hall in December, 1861. With Conley of Boston photographic logo mount recto.
|German Actor H. Kadelburg Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card of the actor. Identified mount recto. Kadelburg was born Jan. 26, 1851. He made his first appearance at Leipsic in 1869, and two years later played at the Wallner Theater, Berlin. He was very successful in comedy parts, but abandoned the...
|Olympic Swimmer Elinor Holm Photograph|
Born December, 1913 she went on to win gold medal in 100m backstroke at 1932 Olympics. She was thrown off '36 U.S. team for drinking champagne in public and shooting craps on boat to Germany. After she quit swimming, Holm played Jane opposite fellow ...
|German Opera Cabinet Card of Cavalleria Rusticana|
Cabinet card of an actor most likely from the German production of the Italian Opera Cavalleria Rusticana. With Otto Liebert photographic stamp mount recto. Cavalleria Rusticana: melodramma in one act, libretto by Giovanni Targioni-Tozzetti and Guido...
|Autographed Lynn Redgrave Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 silver photograph of the English actress signed by her. Born: March 8, 1943 in London, England, UK. Specializing in comedic roles, Lynn Redgrave has made significant contributions to her illustrious family's five-generation-long reputation f...
|Bill Butterfield Autographed Photograph|
Nice image by New York entertainment photographer James Kriegsmann, which his photographic logo in the negative. Signed by Butterfield. A versatile pre-bop trumpeter with a beautiful tone, Billy Butterfield could play pretty ballads and heated Dixie...
|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.
|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...
|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.
|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.
|Orchestra Silver Photograph|
Image of a group of band member, each holding their instrument. They pose outside a building, possibly a farmhouse. The drum has printed on it 'Wheeler Orchestra'. Measures 5 x 7 on a larger black mount, circa 1905.
|Clarinetist Cabinet Card|
Image of a young musician holding his clarinet. Some damage to mount; circa 1885.
|Cornet Player Silver Photograph|
Silver photograph of a bandsman wearing his bandsman uniform holding his cornet. Measures 3-1/4 x 4-1/4 on a larger black mount nearly the size of a cabinet card.
|Italian Workers on a Shovel the Mesabi Range|
Silver image of a group of Italian workers on the Mesabi Range. They are all piled in the buck of a steam shovel. The Mesabi Range is, an area of small hills rich in iron ore, located in northeastern Minnesota. The range extends as a narrow band sev...
|Man with a Trumpet Cabinet Card|
Musician cabinet card of a bandsman holding his prized trumpet. Circa 1885 image.
|Joan Collins Silver Photographs|
Two silver images measuring 8 x 10 feature Joan Collins. one shows the actress with June Allyson and Leslie Nielson.
Joan Collins played conniving glamourpuss Alexis Carrington Colby on the TV soap opera Dynasty (1981-89). Collins began in...
|Cabinet Card of Actress May Steel|
Excllent cabinet card of May Steel by Hastings of Boston, Massachusetts. Identified in period hand mount recto with reference to Rice's Corsair.
'In 1887 Edward E. Rice a musical tenuously based an Byron's poem The Corsair. Adhering to th...
|Jessie Bartlett Davis by Newsboy Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card of opera star Jessie Bartlett Davis. Identified in the negative and numbered 30. With Newsboy's photographic logo mount recto.
Jessie Bartlett Davis (1861-1905) was a contralto and operetta star. Born in Illinois, the daughter ...
|Yale Musicians and Athletes|
One image of two photographs measuring 10-1/2" x 8" on a larger mount. The first image is of bandmembers with their instruments - banjoes, guitars, etc. The other is an athletic team.
|Mary Martin by Carl Van Vechten|
Portrait of actress Mary Martin singing 'Him' in 'One Touch of Venice' by Carl Van Vechten, January 12, 1949, studio and blindstamp, 7' x 9-1/2'. Mary Martin was a wife, mother, and stage performer before she'd reached her 18th birthday. She b...
|Mammoth Silver Print - Burke & Dean|
Larger oversize image of the Chicago Federation of Musicians Hall deocrated patriotrically with various flags and bunting. This is a poster size image measuring 18' x 15-1/2' by 'BURKE & DEAN' in the lower right. Bottom left corner torn, otherwise in...
|Man with Violin|
Ninth plate tintype of a man holding his violin. In a half leather case.
Possibly bandsman or similar: four men wearing uniforms the "WIS" emblem on their caps and uniforms. Two stand, two sit. By Perdieu Studio of Milwaukee. Measures 7-1/4" x 9-1/2" mount.
|Set of Two Plates by Knowles|
Each numbered with a descriptive story on the back.
The first plate is: 1985 Biblical Mothers Plate - The Pharaoh's Daughter and Moses ~ Mint condition plate measuring approximately 10.25' in diameter made by the Edwin M. Knowles company ...
|Sunday School Orchestra|
Second Congressional Sunday School Orchestral Association. Group shot of the entire band. 9-5/8" x 7-5/8" silver print on a larger brown mount.
|Man Playing Violin Cabinet|
Nice image of a young man playing the violin. The case is on the ground to his right.
Great image of a young man holding his violin.
|Bandsman with Trumpet|
Cabinet card of a bandsman in full uniform holding his trumpet. Circa 1890.
|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.
|Cornet Player Cabinet Card|
A man in full bandsman uniform. His bandsman kepi sits on a chair beside him as he holds his instrument in his hands. Over his jacket is a sash.
|Lady of Burlesque with String Instrument|
Newsboy image a burlesque queen standing with a stringed musical instrument. Identified mount recto as Viola Clifton along with Newsboy's photograph logo and numbered 73 in the negative. Chipped on each corner.
|Christmas Concert Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 image of the musical performers and their instruments on stage for a Christmas concert. A Christmas tree is in the background of the stage. Blindstamp of Chicago photographer.
|Violinist with Sheet Music Cabinet Card|
A young man holding his prized violin and bow make up the subject of this cabinet card. Next to him appears a book of sheet music.
|Billy De Wolfe Autographed Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 image of the comic actor. Billy DeWolfe entered vaudeville as a musical comedy performer in his teens. He gained fame in several nightclub and Broadway revues of the late 1930s and early 1940s, in which he generally portrayed an over emphatic ...
Country Parade Float Photograph|
5 x 7 silver photograph on a larger black mount of a group of men and women atop a horse driven wagon. Several hold musical instruments as though they were part of a parade, possibly a float.
Cornet Player CDV|
Image of a bandsman in full uniform holding his cornet. The emblem on his bandsman cap is stamped 'RCB'. Bloomington, Illinois photographic backstamp.
|Cornet Player Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card of a bandsman wearing a tuxedo with tails and holding his cornet.
|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...
|Girls Orchestra Silver Photograph|
Excellent horizontal silver image of a group of young ladies, all part of a band, featuring a variety of instruments. The leader or conductor possibly is a man of the collar. Possibly a parochial school band. Printed on high quality photographic pape...
|Autographed Gregory Abbott Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 silver photograph signed by thee musician. Gregory Abbott (April, 1954 in New York) is an American soul-musician (keys and drums), singer, composer and producer. Abbott's parents came from Venezuela and Antigua. His mother gave him a first mu...
|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.
|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.
|Span Am Silver Photograph|
Image of a Spanish American War military bandsman. Full-length image measuring 4 x 5-1/2 on a larger light gray mount with cream trim.