|European CDV of Important Figures|
Carte De Visite' directory CDV featuring hundreds of photographs, including British Royalty, government, opera, muscians, etc.
|Bootleggers Police Raid Photos|
Set of four silver images of a police-raided bootlegging operation. A still and grain alcohol along with various instruments are seen in these images. Police investigators are also present. 8 x 10 image with backtamps of the Tacoma Washington Sherif...
|Adelaide Neilson Cabinet Card|
Identified mount recto as 'Neilson.' with 'former operatic singer' mount verso. Lillian Adelaide Neilson (1850-1880) was an English actress who was born in Spain to English parents. The family returned to England when she was very young. Neilson made...
|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...
|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...
|German Cabinet Card of French Opera Carmen|
Possibly a cabinet card of a German actress as Carmen in the Opera. Circa 1890. Carmen is a French tragic opera based lossely on Prosper Méériméée’s (French writer of romantic stories who wrote a novel by the same name 1846), The Opera was compose...
|George W. Jackson, Inc. Industrial Silver Photos|
Set of six 8 x 10 and slightly smaller silver photographs of various industrial operations by George W. Jackson, Inc. in and around Chicago and Wilmette, Illinois. Each is titled and dated in the negative. Christie Photo, circa 1907-1909.
|Lillian Russell Cabinet Card by Sarony|
Excellent cabinet card of the renowned actress Lillian Russell in a dramatic pose by Sarony of New York. On the mount recto stamped 'Lillian Russell' with Sarony's photographic logo. Numbered '4' in the negative. Rare cabinet card of this most-f...
|Logging Kitchen Silver Photograph|
5 x 7 image of a the interior of a kitchen for a logging operation. Four women, presumably cooks, stand in front of the foreground. On a larger light gray mount; circa 1915.
|Vienna Opera Diva Cabinet Card|
Excellent East European image of an opera singer in costume - Mona Vanna. With 'Hans Makart. Kunstanstalt' photographic stamp mount recto and verso. Circa 1880 image.
|L.C. Greer Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card of L.C.Greer, VIP of the Boston and Albany Railroad. The Boston and Albany Railroad (AAR reporting mark BA) was a railroad connecting Boston, Massachusetts to Albany, New York, later becoming part of the New York Central Railroad system...
|William Henry Jackson Mammoth Albumen|
Landscaped image by famous west photographer William Henry Jackson. Titled in the negative, yet fading away, the image is numbered 421 and shows a lake or river from over a canyonside. Measures 10 x 13 on its original gray mount. With some foxing.<...
|Autographed Lawrence Tibbett Photograph|
8 x 10 silver photograph of opera singer Lawrence Tibbett. With David Berns of New York blindstamp. One slight bend lower right. Tibbett, an American baritone, began his career as an actor, church singer and performer in light operas. He studied w...
|Three Exterior Images|
Three unique images. The first is of some type of construction operation with several men standing on their machinery; 3 x 2. The second is of a train near a body of water with a small boat in the water nearby; 4 x 3. The last is of a small stream o...
|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 ...
|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...
|Two Theatrical Cabinets|
Two Theatrical Cabinets: Newsboy of Camille D'arville numbered 38 on the mount, and an opera singer as Norbert (Mr. Kitlinger) by Ye Rose Studio.
|Diamond Rubber Company|
Set of 10 photographs - silver prints - of various operations of the Diamond Rubber Company. One with 3 holes and all have slight damage. Otherwise in very good condition. Circa 1920s. Approximately 9-1/2" x 7-1/2".
|The Paris Opera House and Parthenon or Acropolis|
Two-sided Albumen Images; 10-3/4" x 8-1/4". The first is the Parthenon or the Acropolis on a larger tan mount. The opposing side features an image of The Paris Opera House in front of the busy square with throngs of folks passing by. It is apparent...
|St. Johns Hospital Operating Room|
Circa 1925 hospital operating room. Identified mount recto for St. John's Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Indicates in period hand for the School of Nursing.
|Herring Harvest Silver Photograph Set|
Set of nine 8 x 10 photographs by George Woodroff of the herring fish operations in Maine. With International News Photos backstamp and caption attached to each mount verso plus a story caption sheet. Circa 1944.
|Kellog Nichols Man Killed in Train Robbery CC|
Cabinet card of Chicago Messenger Kellog Nichols. In period hand mount recto ' Kellog Nichols / Died March 13 / 86'. Circa 1880s.
Supposedly killed by Jesse James Gang on March 13, 1886 in a train robbery.
An excerpt from ...
|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...
|Lillian Russell Cabinet Card by Newsboy|
Newsboy cabinet card of the renowned actress Lillian Russell by Newsboy. Identified and numbered mount recto as '4 Lillian Russell' and numbered '4' in the negative. One corner town, but intact and several pinholes. Rare cabinet card of this most-fam...
|Lawrence Tibbet Silver Photograph|
8-1/2 x 6-1/2 silver photograph of Tibbet with news caption attached; circa 1933. He began his career as an actor and singer in light operas and in church. He had various teachers, among them Ignaz Zitomirsky and Frank La Forge. He made his Met debu...
|Adelina Patti Cabinet Card by Newsboy|
Newsboy image with his photographic logo. Identified and numbered 5 mount recto. Adelina Patti, (1843-1919), was a world famous opera singer who was born in Madrid, Spain. Patti began as a child performer at age eight and she spent her life touring ...
|Cabinet Card of Opera Star Julia Wills|
Cabinet card by Batch of Boston, identified in period hand mount recto.Julia M. Willis was a chorister on tour with D'Oyly Carte Opera Company 'D' in 1900, and with D'Oyly Carte Opera Company 'C' in 1901 and 1902. In 1901 she sang 'Oasis-in-the-Deser...
|Georgia Cayvan - Actress by Falk Cabinet Card|
Identified mount recto as 'Georgia Cayvan' with Falk's photographic logo. Georgia 'Georgie' Eva Cayvan (1858-1906) was a popular stage actress in the 1880s and 90s. She made her debut in 1879 with the Boston Ideal Opera Company as Hebe in 'H.M.S. Pin...
|Autographed Pach Bros. Cabinet Card of Della Fox|
Excellent signed cabinet card of Fox with Pach Bros' New York photographic stamp mount recto. Della Fox (1870-1913) was an actor and singer. Born in St. Louis, Missouri, on October 13, 1870, Della Fox began appearing in juvenile theatricals while a...
|Boiler and Boiler Operator Photograph|
5 x 7 unmounted silver photograph of a boiler and a boiler operator. Excellent industrial and occupational image. Circa 1925.
|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...
|Autographed Opera Star John Charles Thomas|
Silver photograph measuring 8 x 10 and signed by operatic start John Charles Thomas. John Charles Thomas was an American baritone known for his exuberant singing style and powerful voice. He was equally comfortable on both the operatic and the concer...
|Cabinet Card of Actress Sadie Martinot|
Excllent cabinet card of Sadie Martinot by Hastings of Boston, Massachusetts.
Sadie Martinot ( 1862-1923) was born in Jamacia and at some point in her youth moved with her parents to the Middle East, at the age of eleven she performed on s...
|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.
|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 ...
|Opera Cabinet and Actor Cabinet|
One image is of Seth M. Crane, The Original and Prince of Pippos - Fay Templeton Opera Co. and is marked on the mount recto. The seond image by Falk is of Herbert Kelcey and his name ins printed on the mount recto. Fay Templeton (1865-1939) was an Am...
|Opera Cabinet Card|
German opera star. ID'd verso in period hand.
|Workers and Span Am Soldier in a Lab|
A group of men and women workers in large laboratory. (Or possibly a kitchen, workshop, laboratory or military operation.) Several workers are wearing Spanish-American War uniforms and one looks to be a Sargeant. They are working with various instrum...