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Tintype of Young Man with Lit Cigar in His Mouth Circa 1890 J. E. Jeffres Photographer York PA

Another great tintype…. this young man has a huge cigar in has in mouth with hand painted tip to show off the cigar, making it [...]

Photography Styles
Tintype

Ninth Plate Image Young Boy Stares Intently Case Image

Ninth Plate Size Ambrotype: 2 x 2.5 inches (5 x 6 cm)
Young Boy Sitting
Look at this intense stare this boy. His hand perfectly positioned on [...]

Photography Styles
Ambrotype

Real Photographic Postcard Leper Colonly Circa 1930's Trinidad BWI

Circa 1930's this real photographic postcard of the Leper Colony in Trinidad British West Indies.

Size: 5 3/8 x 3 1/2 inches
Condition: very fine [...]

Photography Styles
Snapshots
Young Woman Student Doing a Dissection Operation Snapshot 1.jpg

Young Woman Student Doing a Dissection Operation on a Body Circa 1940 Snapshot

A young woman Student Doing a Dissection Operation on a Body Circa 1940

Photography Styles
Snapshots

1929 Image of Sammy Stewart and Jazz Orchestra From Frank Driggs Collection

Awhile ago I worked on a music archive from John Brown, not the aboliionist but a jazz drummer and later music promoter in the Baltimore [...]

Photography Styles
Press Photography

1929 Image of Mike McKendrick Banjo Player Big Band Jazz From Frank Driggs Collection

Mike McKendrick holding his banjo, the amazing multi instrumentalist of the high part of the big band jazz era.
Mike McKendrick played with countless [...]

Magnificent 1/4 plate Daguerreotype Behind a white paper mat with the name "par F. Devisuzanne"

Magnificent 1/4 plate early daguerreotype of a "ventriloquist". The kind face of the older gent contrasts with the pretty young girl's doll-like composure. A strong [...]

Philippe Halsman Photograph Bobby Fisher on Chessboard  1.jpg

Philippe Halsman Stamped Signed and Copyrighted of Bobby Fischer 1967 Surreal Image Chess Board

Philippe Halsman Stamped Signed and Copyrighted of Bobby Fischer Wtih Chess Set 1967 

Photography Styles
Black and White Silver Print
Philippe Halsman Stamped Signed Bobby Fisher Wtih Chess Set 1.jpg

Original Photograph by Philippe Halsman of Bobby Fischer at his Chess Set Circa 1967

Photograph of Bobby Fisher at the chess board by Philippe Halsman, stamped on the back with Photographers stamp 

Photography Styles
Black and White Silver Print
Ruby Ambrotype  Gorham & Tucker Baltimore Daguerreotype1.jpg

A Early Ruby Ambrotype by Gorham & Tucker Circa 1854 Very Wealthy Man and Woman in Winter Clothes Baltimore Daguerreotypist

Ruby Ambrotype by Gorham & Tucker Baltimore Daguerreotypist Circa 1854 Very Wealthy Man and Woman in Winter Clothes 

RARE Large Full Plate Daguerreotype Attributed to John Adams Whipple Massachusetts 10 People

Attributed to John Adams Whipple (September 10, 1822 – April 10, 1891). American Daguerreotype inventor and was the first in the United States to manufacture the chemicals used for [...]

Photography Styles
Daguerreotype
Circa 1900 Road of Camel Statues Egyptian Building Chicago World's Fair 1.jpg

Circa 1900 Photo of Road Of Camels Worlds Fair Expo Egyptian Pavilion Original Snapshot

Circa 1900 Photo of Road Of Camels Snapshot

Photography Styles
Snapshots

Orignal Press Photo From Franks Driggs RCA Chick Webb Circa 1930 Jazz Drummer

William Henry "Chick" Webb (February 10, 1905–June 16, 1939), the great Baltimore MD born Drummer who would lead his own Swing band and later lead Ella Fitzgerald.
A [...]
Photography Styles
Press Photography
Price
$65.00

Poco Cycle No. 3 4 x 5 Field Camera with Unicum Len Leather Case and Plate

Poco Cycle No. 3 circa 1897
wwww.pacificimcamera.com has a reprint of the 1897 catalog which gives the specs of the camera and others.

The Camera is [...]

Original Press Photo The Salem Travelers of Chicago Illinois Circa Mid to Late 1960's

The Salem Travelers of Chicago Illinois Press Photo

Formed in 1962, Chicago, IL, United States

Members:
"Sam Hanchett (bass vocals, 1962-86), Chester Feemster (lead tenor vocals, 1962 [...]
Photography Styles
Press Photography
Price
$35.00

Large Format 4 x 5 Speed Graphic Press Camera with Flash Attachment Press Camera

Large Format 4 x 5 Speed Graphic Press Camera with Flash handle attachment
Year: 1946-1955 (Graflex Inc., Rochester, NY)

The camera made famous by Weegee, this large [...]

Life Motion Photogragh or Magic Moving Pictures Circa 1920's Man Laughing

Antique Photography, circa 1920's of a small moving photo of a man laughing. These early moving pictures were also called Life Motion Photographs or Magic [...]
Photography Styles
Snapshots
Price
$65.00

3 Press Photos Snap Shots of Playboy Bunnies African American Women Circa 1960's B & W Photos

Circa 1960's 3 photos of African American Women Dressed as Playboy Bunnies

The photos appear to be by the same photographer, and the background is the [...]
Photography Styles
Snapshots
Press Photography
Price
$60.00

2 1930's African American Norfolk Virginia College Football Photographs

2 photos of early 1930's African American Football team, most likely College.
The team's jersey have the letter "N", most likely Norfolk State University in Virginia.

" [...]
Photography Styles
Snapshots
Price
$100.00

Stereoscopic Anatomy Of The Head and Neck by M. H. Cryer Published by Imperial Pub. Co. Section III

Complete Set Imperial Stereoscopic Anatomy Of The Head and Neck by M. H. Cryer Published by Imperial Publishing Co. Section III

Contents: a full set [...]
Photography Styles
Stereoviews
Price
$295.00

Vintage Rollei 35 with Original Case and Rollei Flash

Rollei 35 with original case and Rollei flash attachment.

The Rollei 35 was the one of the smallest 35mm cameras made. The small compact and old style [...]
Price
$300.00

Keystone View Stereoview WWI Boxing Soldiers on Transport Ship with Large Crowd V19239

Title: A Friendly Bout among Our Boys on Transport returning from France
Publisher: Keystone View Company and Underwood and Underwood
Year: circa WWI

V19239

Size: 3 1 [...]
Photography Styles
Stereoviews
Price
$10.00

Strolmeyer & Wyman Stereoview Brooklyn Bridge with Boats 1895

Title: Brooklyn Bridge near view, New York
Publisher: Strolmeyer & Wyman Sold by Underwood & Underwood
Year: 1895

A photo of the side view of the Brooklyn bridge [...]
Photography Styles
Stereoviews
Price
$8.00

Chimpanzees, Most Man Like of the Apes. Bronx Park, N. Y. Keystone Stereoview 1900

Title: Chimpanzees, Most Man Like of the Apes. Bronx Park, N. Y.
Publisher: Keystone View Company,copyright Underwood and Undwerwood
Year: Circa 1900

V21218

A great [...]
Photography Styles
Stereoviews
Price
$18.00

Keystone Stereoview WWI Ghastly Glimplse Wounded Antwerp Belgium V18817

Title: Ghastly Glimpse of Wounded Belgians in Hospital, Antwerp Belgium
Publisher: Keystone View Company,copyright Underwood and Undwerwood
Year: Circa WWI

V18817

A young nurse [...]
Photography Styles
Stereoviews
Price
$13.00