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My Hand-tinted Summer: The Cabinet Card Collection

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

Photography Collection

Victorian Mourning Card, Baby Fannie G. Higgins, Aged 11 Months - Died 1890

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


A Charming Man about Town

Check out this dapper fellow, and his penny farthing bicycle! With his nice suit and the flower in his hand, he looks ready to go courting…

Vintage Fashion

Welcome reddit visitors!

Just a few days ago, I noticed a spike in traffic coming from reddit, so I’d like to say “hello” to all the folks finding their way here from there. 535 more words


Postmortem, Newborn/Stillborn, Antique Cabinet Card Photograph

This image is a cabinet card photograph, measuring 6.5″x4.25″. Cabinet cards were a common form of printed photograph in the Victorian Era. The photograph was printed by Kane’s in Maynard, Iowa. 30 more words