|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.
|Autographed Ann Blyth Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 photograph signed by the actress. A radio singer at age 5, American actress Ann Blyth studied for an operatic career, making her debut in this endeavor with the San Carlo Opera Company. In 1943, at age 15, Ann was playing Paul Lukas' daughter...
|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.
|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...
|Bandsman with a Baritone Horn Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card or a young man in his full bandsman uniform holding his large baritone horn. 'DB' is on the emblem atop his Kepi. Gold-toned edging on card.
|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...
|Cornet Player Cabinet Card|
Image of a musician holding his cornet horn in hand.
|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.
|Musician Cabinet Card: Cornet and Violin|
Cabinet Card of a bandsman holding his violin, while his second instrument
is nearby - a violin and bow. Blooming Prairie, Minnesota photographer backstamp.
|Clarinetist Cabinet Card|
Image of a young musician holding his clarinet. Some damage to mount; circa 1885.
|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...
|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.
|Man with Violin and Seated Wife Cabinet Card|
He plays the violin while she sits elegantly with sheet music in her lap.
|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.
|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...
|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...
|Trombonist Cabinet Card|
Nice cabinet card of young musician holding his trombone.
|Man with a Trumpet Cabinet Card|
Musician cabinet card of a bandsman holding his prized trumpet. Circa 1885 image.
|Man with Violin|
Ninth plate tintype of a man holding his violin. In a half leather case.
|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...
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.
|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...
|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 ...
|Maude Branscombe by Mora CDV|
CDV of Actress Maud Branscombe, by highly noted New York photographer of the famous, particularly Broadway figures, Jose M. Mora. Identified mount recto with Mora's logo. It is a close shot with an interesting hat and effective studio lighting.
|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.
|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...
|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.
|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
|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.
|Trombonist Cabinet Card|
Photograph of a musician holding his trombone and wearing his bandsman outfit.
|Bandsman with Trumpet|
Cabinet card of a bandsman in full uniform holding his trumpet. Circa 1890.
CDV-sized tintype of a man wearing what could be a unique bandsman uniform. He rests his hand on the shoulder of a sitting friend. Possibly military?
|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.
|Man with an Arm in Sling and Possible Missing Hand|
Man and his young daughter pose in this sixth plate tintype. He has his arm in a sling. It is bandaged from at least the elbow down and appears to be missing his hand, unless the bandages are covering it. Hard to say if the hand is present or not, bu...
|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.
|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...
|French Horn Cabinet Card|
Young musician holding his French horn cabinet card. The boy wears a bandsman's cap and jacket.
|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...
|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.