|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...
|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.
|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.
|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.
|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.
|Scottish Band Silver Photograph|
9-1/2 x 7-1/2 image of large group of men wearing kilts and in full Scottish dress with their instruments. On a trimmed brown mount; circa 1915.
|St. Louis Wedding Cabinet Cards|
Two images of happily married couples. Each bride wears a wedding gown and stands by her husband, who sits. By Hammer and Gemelli, both of St. Louis.
|German Locket with Photos of Husband and Wife|
German locket measuring 1-1/8 in diameter. With an emblem on the front with the German phrase 'Freiheit Gleichheit Bruederlichkeit'. With script engraving on the reverse. With two images inside, most likely man and wife.
|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...
|Alice Atherton by Scholl Cabinet Card|
Excellent actress cabinet card by Scholl of Philadelphia. Alice Atherton (1854-1899) who seems to have been born in London, was one of the original members of the Lydia Thompson's Company, working with them from 1870 until 1877. After her years with ...
|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
|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.