|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.
|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.
|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...
|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.
|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...
|Greta Garbo by Clarence Bull Photograph|
8 x 10 silver photograph of the great Hollywood actress Greta Garbo. Taken by Clarence Bull (1895-1979), one of the great glamour photographers from Hollywood's golden era. His and MGM's wet stamp image verso.
Greta Lovisa Gustafsson was...
|Newsboy Cabinet Card of Actress Minnie Palmer|
Numbered 27 and identified 'Minnie Palmer' mount recto along with Newsboy's photographic logo. Minnie Palmer (1860-1932) was an actress and performer. At age eight she journeyed to Europe to study music in Vienna and dance in Paris. Palmer made her ...
|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...
|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.
|Susie's Kitchen Band Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 image of an all female band. They pose with their instruments and range from toddler to adult. Most of the instruments appear to be made from various kitchen implements.
|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.
|Sarony Cabinet Card|
Image with Sarony's photographic logo of a distinguished gentlemen, possibly an actor, opera star or musician. Identified in hand mount verso as either 'Monroe' or 'Monoe'.
|A Woman and Her Mandolin Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card of a female musician holding her mandolin. Excellent musical image.
|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...
|Marie Tempest Cabinet Card by Sarony|
Titled in the mount 'Marie tempest in the 'Fencing Master' with Sarony's photographic logo. Dame Marie Tempest (1864-1942), whose real name was Mary Susan Etherington, trained as a singer and then began performing in musical comedy. After her succes...
|Man with Violin and Seated Wife Cabinet Card|
He plays the violin while she sits elegantly with sheet music in her lap.
|MWA Picnic Silver Photograph|
Silver photograph circa June, 1900 of the MWA Picnic featuring well dressed ladies, musicians and other picnic-goers. Identified in the negative; 6 x 8 on a trimmed gray mount. Photo by Brintnall of Elroy, Wisconsin.
|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...
|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.
|Trombonist Cabinet Card|
Nice cabinet card of young musician holding his trombone.
|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.
|Man with Violin|
Ninth plate tintype of a man holding his violin. In a half leather case.
|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.
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.
|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...
|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 ...
|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 ...
|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.
|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...
|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.
|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 ...
|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?
|Musician with Big Bell Trumpet Cabinet Card|
Great cabinet of a young man holding what could be a book of sheet music that attaches to his instrument. In the other hand is a large instrument, big bell trumpet/cornet. Circa 1880.
|Bandsman in Full Uniform|
Cabinet card of a young bandsman. He is complete dress including his white gloves.
|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.
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.