|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 ...
|Spectacular Ambrotype of a Violinist|
For the sophisticated musical image collector: Excellent sixth plate ambro of a man holding his prized instrument. He proudly displays his violin along with the bow. This crisp, clear and lightly tinted rare image is contained in a full leath...
|Man with Violin and Seated Wife Cabinet Card|
He plays the violin while she sits elegantly with sheet music in her lap.
|Fisk University Music School by Carl Van Vechten|
Rare portrait of the Music School, Fisk University, Nashville, TN, May 14, 1957 by Carl Van Vechten, January 12, 1949, studio and blindstamp, 10' x 7'. Light stain at top.
Carl Van Vechten (June 17, 1880 - December 21, 1964) was an Americ...
|Trombonist Cabinet Card|
Nice cabinet card of young musician holding his trombone.
|City Street Scene Outside Music Hall|
Silver photograph on a trimmed mount of a Music Hall featuring a concert by pianist Franz Graf. Measures 8" x 10"
Possibly bandsman or similar: four men wearing uniforms the "WIS" emblem on their caps and uniforms. They stand with what appears to be swords at their sides. By Perdieu Studio of Milwaukee. Measures 7-1/4" x 9-1/2" mount.
CDV of a bandsman in full uniform holding his trumpet. Nice image of a musician; circa 1880
8" x 10" silver print of a marching band. Circa 1930s.
|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.
|Sixth Plate Tins - Husband and Wife|
Two images - one of a man and another of a woman holding a book. Great pair of uncased images that have been kept together as a wedding couple.
|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...
|Signed Chita Rivera Photograph|
8 x 10 silver photograph autographed by Rivera. The daughter of late musician Pedro del Rivero, Chita was born in 1933 and was training in ballet by age 11 in Washington D.C. She moved to New York with her family and auditioned as a young teenager f...
|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.
|The Piano Player - Silver Photograph|
Circa 1922 silver photograph of a pianist posing looking over his piano, concentrating on the sheet music. Well-composed and toned image with a halo affect measuring 8 x 10. Excellent addition to any piano or music collection!
|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.
|St. Louis Wedding Cabinet Cards|
Three cabinet cards of happily married couples. Each bride wears a wedding gown and stands by her husband, who sits. Two by Fischer and one by Strauss. All of St. Louis.
|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.
|Robert Mitchum and Faith Domergue News Photos|
Two news service photos of the famous actors. Each measures 7-1/2 x 9-1/2 with news caption attached, trumpeting the move Where Danger Lives. Faith Domergue, the latest of Howard Hughes' protegees, made her film debut in 1950's Where Danger Lives. Do...
|Autographed Mindy Carson Silver Photograph|
Signed to George Zarr, who worked as a busboy at the Mayfair Hotel in the 1940s and 1950s, located in St. Louis where it was a frequent stop for stars. Carson is photographed by Maurice Seymour; his stamp is in the negative. An occasional duet partne...
|Guy Mitchell Signed Photograph by Kriegsmann|
Circa 1950 silver image of musician and actor Guy Mitchell. With James J. Kriegsmann's photographic logo in the negative. Born Albert George Cernick in 1925, he died in 2002.
He was signed by Warner Brothers as a child for his possible fut...
|Heritage House Limited Edition Carousel|
From the Heritage House. This wonderful music box plays Love Story. With 'Carousel Collection Heritage House Worldwide Limited Edition 24,500' stamped on top in gold. Approximately 8-1/2 inches tall
|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.
|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.
|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.