|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...
|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.
|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...
|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.
|Cabinet Card of a Picnic Band|
Horizontal image of a large group of nearly 100 band members playing a concert for a picnic.
|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.
|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"
|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...
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.
|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 ...
CDV of a bandsman in full uniform holding his trumpet. Nice image of a musician; circa 1880
|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...
8" x 10" silver print of a marching band. Circa 1930s.
|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 ...
|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.
|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.
|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.
|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'.