Subjects: Occupations
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Chimney Sweep at Work
CDV-format albumen print circa 1870, superb and rare vintage image of a young chimney sweep seated next to a fireplace or furnace entrance, holding his brush an /   $850.   View details...
Indian Waifs
CDV-format albumen print of three Indian children being taught the alphabet by Christian missionaries, circa 1875. Imprinted front "Learning the Alphabet by Wr /   $85.   View details...
Scotch Washing
CDV-format albumen print of two Scotch women washing clothes by treading on them in washtubs with their bare feet, by W. K. Munro, Edinburgh. Card imprinted fr /   $95.   View details...
Brooklyn Mechanic
CDV-format albumen print of mechanic holding hammer and piston, by Richardson, Brooklyn, NY, circa 1880. /   $95.   View details...
Hats for Sale
CDV-format photograph of a man with tape measure and calipers selling hats to another. With photographer's imprint on reverse for "Wm. H. Beck Portrait and Lan /   $65.   View details...
Salvation Army Officers
Cabinet-card
format albumen print showing two female Salvation Army officers circa 1885. With photographer's imprint on reverse of card reading "A. R. Gould / /   $45.   View details...
Construction of the Paris Metro 1899-1911
"Le
Metro de Paris: 1899-1911: Images de le Construction" Jean Tricoire, Archives de Paris (1999). ISBN 2879004810. French text with English translation. Hard /   $275.   View details...
Campy Revolutionary
Sepia-toned photograph of a woman gesturing in mock French-revolutionary stage setting, circa 1900. Attached to partial sheet with stamps for The Mansell Colle /   $75.   View details...
A Clown
Cabinet-card
format photograph of a clown in oversize clothing, with photographers imprint front for "H. J. Thorne / London Studio / 2. Spencer Street North Shi /   $145.   View details...
Field Trip to Saw Mill
Unusual card-mounted gelatin-silver print circa 1910 showing an American elementary school class visiting a local saw mill. Print titled in the negative "At th /   $35.   View details...
Out Sledding
Gelatin-silver print snapshot, from an Iowa album circa 1917, showing two brothers out sledding. Print size 4.75 x 2.75 inches (12x7 cm). /   $15.   View details...
Drilling Copper Ore for Blasting
Large-format toned gelatin-silver print mounted to board circa 1930s, with period overmat glued down (now loose) bearing print title "Drilling Copper Ore for Bl /   $750.   View details...
Corn Flakes
8x10 photograph of store display of Kelloggs corn flakes, stamped "Bill Tiffin" on front border and on reverse inscribed W. Tiffan - Akron Grocery - 1938 / stam /   $85.   View details...
Too Much Christmas
Anonymous American snapshot ca. 1950, showing the effects of the Holidays on young man who dozes on a couch. In front of the couch stands an open box of Kellog /   $25.   View details...
The Monopoly Game
Gelatin-silver print snapshot of a childrens' Monopoly game in progress ca. 1950. Print size 3.5 x 3.5 inches (9x9 cm). /   $35.   View details...