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LL/86836
Ellison Crawford (Georgetown, California)
Handwritten imprint for "Ellison L. Crawford, Georgetown, Cal."
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Drew Johnson
 
LL/86836

1 of 40
LL/52033
P. Vuccino (Bombay)
Backmark for P. Vuccino & Co., Medow Street, Fort, Bombay
1879
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Christopher Pinney
 
LL/52033

2 of 40
LL/32775
Antonio Sorgato
Back of CDV for A. Sorgato (Venezia)
n.d.
Carte de visite, back, detail
 
Private collection of Andrea Cesari
 
LL/32775

3 of 40
LL/76630
W. Masters (The Camera Photographic Establishment, 5 Bank Street, Aldershot)
Backmark for "The Best House to have your Portrait taken is The Camera Photogtraphic Establishment, 5 Bank Street, Aldershot. W, Masters, Proprietor"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of James Morley
 
LL/76630

4 of 40
LL/69005
Sunbeam Art Gallery(236-238 South Main St., Los Angeles, CAL.)
Backmark for "Sunbeam Art Parlors." with a "Do Not Copy This Picture" message
1891 (or later, studio established)
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Graham Pilecki
 
LL/69005

5 of 40
LL/86682
Whitten & Stewart (Orillia, Ontario, Canada)
Backmark for "Whitten & Stewart, Orillia"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Karen Hendrix
 
LL/86682

6 of 40
LL/76180
Z.P. McMillen (Galesburg, Illinois)
Backmark for "Z. P. McMillen, Artist, 12 & 14 East Main Street, Galesburg, Illinois"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/76180

7 of 40
LL/9410
F. Jay Haynes
[USA]
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Antiq-Photo
Courtesy of Anthony Davis - Antiq-photo / Rainbow creations (www.19cPhoto.com)
 
LL/9410 [Further details available]

8 of 40
LL/42550
G.M. Elton (Palmyra, N.Y.)
Gold Medal Awarded for the Best Artistic Photography in the U.S. 1878
1878 (or later)
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Ken Burkhart
 
LL/42550

9 of 40
LL/12493
Mills Art Parlors
Untitled
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Richard O. Titus
 
LL/12493 [Further details available]

10 of 40
LL/42552
A.S. Barnes (Meridian, Miss.)
Barnes, Artistic Photographer. Meridian, Miss. "These Mounts are Imported for my Trade"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Ken Burkhart
 
LL/42552

11 of 40
LL/40636
David F. Barry
Backmark for "Chief Gall. D.F. Barry, Photographer. West Superior, - Wis."
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Newberry Library
Edward E. Ayer Photograph Collection, Call Number: AP 628, Box 39
 
LL/40636

12 of 40
LL/9453
Urlin & Becker
Untitled
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Antiq-Photo
Courtesy of Anthony Davis - Antiq-photo / Rainbow creations (www.19cPhoto.com)
 
LL/9453 [Further details available]

13 of 40
LL/75070
Henry Ward (Torquay)
Backmark for "Ward & Co. Pistolgraphists"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/75070

14 of 40
LL/75076
Camille Silvy
Backmack for "C. Silvy, 38, Porchester Terrace, Bayswater, W."
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Roberta Etter
 
LL/75076 [Further details available]

15 of 40
LL/76628
Richard Allen & Son (Nottingham) / Miss Bond, Southsea, painter)
Backmark for "Caxton House Photographic Studio. Richard Allen & Son, 34 Long Row, Nottingham" with a label for "Painted by Miss Bond, 1 Oakley Place, Southsea"
1868-1895
Carte de visite, back with label
 
Private collection of James Morley
 
LL/76628

16 of 40
LL/70545
August Sander
Back of studio card for August Sander
1905
Card mount
14,5 x 10,2 cm
 
Westlicht Photographica Auctions
Sale No: 34661, Photo Auction, 18 November 2016, Lot: 25
 
LL/70545

17 of 40
LL/70550
Trude Fleischmann
Studio stamps and annotations for Trude Fleischmann
1924 (ca)
Studio stamps
20 x 15,7 cm
 
Westlicht Photographica Auctions
Sale No: 34661, Photo Auction, 18 November 2016, Lot: 30
 
LL/70550

18 of 40
LL/76433
A. Hing (Hong Kong)
Backmark for "A. King Photographer, 20A Queen's Road East, Hong Kong"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Adrian Elliot
 
LL/76433

19 of 40
LL/76894
H.T. Slaughenhaupt (York Springs, PA)
Photographs and Frames, All Sizes and Styles. Ferrotypes, Bon Tons, & C. Twelve Beautiful Gem Pictures for $1.00. Good Stereoscopes and Select Views.
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Pepper Broad
 
LL/76894

20 of 40
LL/78454
Preble & Jordan (66 Main St., Waterville, ME.)
Backmark for "Preble & Jordan (66 Main St., Waterville, ME." showing samples of the photographers' scenic views
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Drew Johnson
 
LL/78454

21 of 40
LL/78432
W.M. Foster (Battle Creek, Michigan)
Backmark for "W.M. Foster, Successor to Howard Baker, Practical Photographer"
1888-1889 (ca)
Cabinet card, back
 
Provided by the artist - Chris Penning
 
LL/78432 [Further details available]

22 of 40
LL/80506
Bostwick (No. 98 Sixth Avenue., New York)
Backmark for "Photo Bostwick Portraits, No. 98 Sixth Avenue" [New York]
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
University of Oregon Libraries
Special collections
 
LL/80506 [Further details available]

23 of 40
LL/80478
E.J. Phippen (Parkhill, On., Canada)
Backmark for "E.J. Phippen, Artist, Main St., N., Parkhill"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of John S. Rochon
 
LL/80478

24 of 40
LL/82532
Suzuki Shin'ichi I
Backmark for "S. Suzuki, Photographer, Kudanzaka Tokio and Masagocho Yokohama, Japan"
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Photography, 6 June 2018, Lot: 4104
 
LL/82532

25 of 40
LL/80558
Chamberlin (New York)
Backmark for "Chamberlin, 603 Broadway, New York"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back, detail with two-colour printing
 
Private collection of Ron Coddington
 
LL/80558

26 of 40
LL/80607
Groom (Philadelphia)
Backmark for "Groom's Carte de Visite Photograph and Gallery, Second St. above Spruce, Philadelphia"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Ron Coddington
 
LL/80607 [Further details available]

27 of 40
LL/82332
J.E. Mayall
Backmark for "Mayall, 224 Regent Street, Lond, 90, King's Road, Brighton"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back, cropped
 
Private collection of Elton Michael
 
LL/82332

28 of 40
LL/82333
Pendleton's fine Art Gallery (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Backmark for "Pendleton's fine Art Gallery, 297 Fulton Street, cor. Johnson, Brooklyn, L. I."
n.d.
Carte de visite, back, cropped
 
Private collection of Elton Michael
 
LL/82333

29 of 40
LL/9404
Jean Baptiste Feilner
[Germany]
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Antiq-Photo
Courtesy of Anthony Davis - Antiq-photo / Rainbow creations (www.19cPhoto.com)
 
LL/9404 [Further details available]

30 of 40
LL/32780
Fratelli Vianelli (Venezia)
Back of CDV for Fratelli Vianelli (Venezia)
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Andrea Cesari
 
LL/32780

31 of 40
LL/79015
A.T. Parker (Perry, Iowa)
Koom Do Haar!
n.d.
Stereocard, back
 
Private collection of Graham Pilecki
 
LL/79015

32 of 40
LL/83510
Augustus Barrett (Cannington, Ontario, Canada)
Backmark for "Barrett. Portrait and Landscape Photographer" at "Cor. Cameron & Ann Sts., Cannington"
1890 (based on handwriting on front)
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Bob Collignon
 
LL/83510

33 of 40
LL/83608
Harry Shepherd (St.Paul, MN)
Backmark for "Harry Shepherd, 15 E. 7th St." [St.Paul, MN]
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/83608

34 of 40
LL/83609
Strunk (Reading, PA)
Backmark for "Strunk, Artistic Photographer, 730 Penn. Street, Reading, Pa."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Drew Johnson
 
LL/83609

35 of 40
LL/89474
Atelier Elvira
Backmark for "Hof-Atelier Elvira, Munchen"
1904
Cabinet card, back
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/89474 [Further details available]

36 of 40
LL/86616
W.J. Bell (Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.)
Backmark with a list of views taken by "W.J. Bell, Landscape and Portrait Photographer, the Leading City Artist, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich."
n.d.
Boudoir card, back
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/86616

37 of 40
LL/11760
Listing of stereocard views
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Jefferson Stereoptics
Courtesy of John Saddy (Auction, Tues. May 23rd & Thurs. May 25th, 2006, # 06-2, Lot 323)
 
LL/11760

38 of 40
LL/66709
W.F. Larrabee
Stereoscopic Views at Fort Monroe, Va. Photographed by W. F. Larrabee
n.d.
Stereocard, back
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/66709

39 of 40
LL/10933
J. Landy
Cincinnati, Ohio. the Flood of 1884 (List of photographs)
[The Flood of 1884]
1884
Albumen print, back
5 x 10 in
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
Courtesy of Jeffrey Kraus (Disbd4)
 
LL/10933

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Art - Cabinet cards: Backs: Graphics that place photography with the arts
Awards and medals - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Awards and medals - Carte de visites: Backs: Awards
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Graphics that place photography with the arts
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Photographic studios
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Shared graphic motifs
Backmarks - Carte de visites: Backs: Additional products
Backmarks - Carte de visites: Backs: Awards
Backmarks - Carte de visites: Backs: Landscapes
Backmarks - Carte de visites: Backs: Shared graphic motifs
Backmarks - Carte de visites: Backs: Strap and buckle
Backmarks - Carte de visites: Backs: Whimsy
Backmarks - Introduction to backmarks
Backmarks - Introduction to the backmarks of carte de visites
Backmarks - Introduction to the backmarks on cabinet cards
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Changes in studio ownership
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Graphics that place photography with the arts
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Landscapes, cityscapes and buildings
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Photographic studios
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Shared graphic motifs
Cabinet cards - Dating cabinet cards
Cabinet cards - Introduction to the backmarks on cabinet cards
Card photographs - Card photograph types
Card photographs - Dating cabinet cards
Card photographs - Introduction to backmarks
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Backs: Additional products
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Backs: Awards
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Backs: Geographical spread
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Backs: Landscapes
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Backs: Shared graphic motifs
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Backs: Strap and buckle
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Backs: Transportation
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Backs: Whimsy
Carte de visite - Introduction to the backmarks of carte de visites
Dating photographs - Dating cabinet cards
Ephemera - Labels and stamps of distributors including print and book sellers
Exhibitions and competitions - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Exhibitions and competitions - Carte de visites: Backs: Awards
Exteriors of photographic studios - Illustrations of the exteriors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Floods - Floods
Floods - J. Landy: The Flood of 1884 - Cincinnati, Ohio
History of photography - Card photograph types
India - India and the carte de visite
Japan - Introduction to photography in Japan
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Introduction to photography in Japan
Marketing - Illustrations of the exteriors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Marketing - Introduction to marketing
Marketing - Marketing: Photographer and studio labels
Michigan - Introduction to photography in Michigan
Photographer and studio labels - Labels and stamps of distributors including print and book sellers
Photographer and studio labels - Marketing: Photographer and studio labels
Photographic exhibitions - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Photographic exhibitions - Carte de visites: Backs: Awards
Photographic exhibitions - Introduction to photographic exhibitions
Photographic studios - Cabinet cards: Backs: Photographic studios
Photographic studios - Illustrations of the exteriors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Process and product - Card photograph types
Railways - Carte de visites: Backs: Transportation
Social life of photographs - Introduction to pricing
Stamps - Wet stamps
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Marketing stereocards
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Lists of views (Backlists)
Techniques - Card photograph types
Transportation - Carte de visites: Backs: Transportation
Trends - Carte de visites: Backs: Geographical spread
Venice - Venice


 
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