Subjects: Occupations
(19 to 36 of 39)
The Boyfriend
Hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print ca. 1870, showing a young peasant girl and boy. Titled front "Willkommene Storung." and reverse "No. 1158 / Derangement a /   $45.   View details...
Fetching Water
Extensively hand-colored
CDV-format albumen print, German circa 1870, showing a young peasant girl fetching water at a rustic spring. Titled front "Die kleine /   $45.   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...
Reform School in Montevideo
Vintage albumen print circa 1880 showing the state-run "School of Arts and Crafts" at Montevideo, Uruguay. Believed the work of Fitzpatrick Studio, official pho /   $450.   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...
Baked Goods Delivery
Whole plate tintype circa 1880s giving view of man in two-horse bakery or baked goods delivery wagon, posed on grassy lawn with a white house and fence in dista /   $325.   View details...
The Life of a Salesman
Unusual larger-format albumen print showing a 19th century "drummer" or traveling salesman, in this case a seller of tobacco products, with an open account book /   $180.   View details...
Ladies with Almanac
Cabinet-card
format photograph of two female friends perusing a copy of the Rev. Irl R. Hicks Almanac, by Maetzgold, Gibbon, Minnesota circa 1890. Card impress /   $150.   View details...
Home on the Range
Original, period cabinet-card photograph of a Western American cowboy or ranch hand with his horse circa 1890. The grim-looking sitter is wearing long protecti /   $175.   View details...
The Affair Dreyfus - Read All About It
Vintage cabinet-card
format sepia-tone photograph showing a quirky-looking French newspaper hawker circa 1898 with newspapers, newspaper satchel, uniform hat, a /   $450.   View details...
Sewing School 1896
Card-mounted photograph showing a German sewing school, with women demonstrating various stages of sewing, titled in the negative at top "FranKfurt 1898". Over /   $165.   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...
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...
Junior Photographer
Card-mounted photograph of a child, apparently the photographer's son, using a POCO A camera, by O. D. Welch, Aurora Nebraska. Card impressed bottom left "O. D /   $375.   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...