Joy! I discovered a stack of carte de visite and cabinet cards that I have yet to post here. Whew, material for my blog!
I don’t know about other bloggers but I need “filler” material. 125 more words
This cross-eyed pug appears on a “stock” chromolithograph advertising trade card. This seems to have been a popular card; numbers of them survive in collections. Mine is not printed on the back, so the business that gave it away is unknown. 451 more words
The Museum holds an amazing collection of cabinet cards and carte-de-visites featuring an array of Broadway entertainers, opera singers, and popular personalities (as well as some of their pets), as photographed by major New York photography studios such as… 805 more words
Victorian Cabinet card sized memorial/mourning card baby Fannie G. Higgins, died July 25 1890, aged 11 months.
This lovely bud, so young, so fair
Called hence by early doom… 37 more words