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LL/92035
Gunn & Stuart (The Quadrant, Richmond, Surrey)
Carte de visite sized backmark on a cabinet card for "Gunn & Stuart, The Quadrant, Richmond, Surrey"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Julia Green
 
LL/92035

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LL/92063
Henry Chapman (Swansea)
Backmark for "Henry Chapman, Gold and Silver Medalist, Studio, 236 High St., Swansea" - appears to be a carte de visite backmark used on a cabinet card
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Julia Green
 
LL/92063

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LL/85150
J.M. Le Clear
Backmark for "J.M. Le Clear, Allen Bennett Block, Jackson, Mich."
1882-1890
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/85150 [Further details available]

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LL/87079
W.R. Robinson (248 Queen Street, Auckland)
Backmark for "W.R. Robinson, Photographer" - "By Appointment to his Imperial Highness the Grand Duke Alexandra of Russia"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Graham Pilecki
 
LL/87079

4 of 31
LL/93843
William James Topley
Backmark for "Topley, 104 Sparks St., Ottawa"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Susan Higginbotham
 
LL/93843

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LL/93824
Unidentified photographer
Backmark "We allow only Portraits of real Artistic Merit to be delivered"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Claudia Pawlowski Niemiec
 
LL/93824

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LL/85152
Elvin E. Schartel (Lebanon, Pa.)
Backmark for "Elvin E. Schartel, 841 Cumberland St., Lebanon, Pa., "
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/85152

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LL/85666
Alphonse Chargois (Normanton, Queensland, Australia)
Backmark for "A. Chargois, Normanton, Queensland" [Australia]
1896-1897
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Prue McKay
 
LL/85666 [Further details available]

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LL/90706
James Crowhurst (Forest Hill, south east London)
Backmark for "James Crowhurst, 96 Prince of Wales Road, Haverstock Hill, N.W." - "Late: 50 London Rd., Forest Hill, S.E." - "Under distinguihed patronage. Photographer by special appointment to The Horniman Free Museum."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Julia Green
 
LL/90706

9 of 31
LL/85153
Atkinson's Railroad Gallery
Backmark for "Atkinson's Railroad Gallery, 1 5th St., one block South of Wheelock's Plow Factory, Moline, Ills."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/85153

10 of 31
LL/77247
W. & D. Downey
Backmark for W. & D. Downey, London with a label for Charles L. Ritzmann, N.Y.
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Jerilyn Marshall
 
LL/77247

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LL/60735
Prof. Ehrlich
Prof. Ehrlich's Photograph Gallery and Art Studio, No. 160 East 66th Street. New York
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/60735

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LL/60745
Morrison (Haymarket Theatre, 161 West Madison St., Chicago)
Backmark on cabinet card showing awards to Morrison
1895 (ca)
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Jerilyn Marshall
 
LL/60745

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LL/86001
E. Davey Lavender
Backmark for "E. Davey Lavender, Portrait and Equestrian Studios, Tweedy Buildings, Bromley, Kent" [England]
n.d.
Carte de visite / Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Prue McKay
 
LL/86001

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LL/85160
Will T. Lewis (Zanesville, Ohio)
Backmark for "Will. T. Lewis, Photographer. With the Popular 'Sedgwick Gallery,' corner east of the Court House, Zanesville, Ohio"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back, detail
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/85160

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LL/86073
O. Weiss (Bucharest)
Backmark for "O. Weiss, Bucuresci, No. 24 Calea Vacaresci"
1913 (handwritten)
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Paul Aioanei
 
LL/86073 [Further details available]

16 of 31
LL/85161
W.H. Allen (Lawrence, Mass.)
Backmark for "W.H. Allen, 467 Essex St., Bicknells Block, Lawrence, Mass."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/85161

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LL/93251
Thomas Severn (Joliet, Illinois)
Backmark for "Thos. Severn, 219 Jefferson Street, Joliet, Illinois"
n.d.
Cabinet card
 

 
LL/93251

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LL/90496
W.H. Tipton
Backmark for "W.H. Tipton, Artistic Photographer, No. 3, Main Street, Gettysburg, PA." - "Photographs and Souvenirs of Gettysburg Battlefield and its Monuments." - "Catalogue on Application."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/90496

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LL/92069
D. Walsh & Co. (Yokohama)
Backmark for "D. Walsh & Co., Photographic Studio, Silk Parlour & Fine Art Store, No. 39 Yokohama"
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
Current source requested
 
LL/92069

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

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LL/92302
Zivney's Gallery of Photography (Milwaukie, Wis.)
Backmark for "Zivney's Gallery of Photography, 211 State Street, Milwaukie, Wis."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Gary Dineen
 
LL/92302

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LL/92303
Zivney's Gallery of Photography (Milwaukie, Wis.)
Backmark for "Zivney's Gallery of Photography, 211 State Street, Milwaukie, Wis."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back, detail
 
Private collection of Gary Dineen
 
LL/92303

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LL/94907
Mosher and Baldwin (Chicago, Ill.)
Backmark for "Mosher and Baldwin, 125 State St., Chicago, Ill."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/94907

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LL/85151
W.F. Bowers
Backmark for "W.F. Bowers - All Right - Have your Photo taken by Bower's Electric Instantanious Process"
1881 (copyright)
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/85151

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LL/86035
J.A. Noel (Cornwall, Ont.)
Backmark for "J.A. Noel, East Cornwall, Ont." [Canada]
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of John S. Rochon
 
LL/86035

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LL/85159
Sullivan Bros. (Hudson, N.Y.)
Backmark for "Sullivan Bros., 425 Warren St., Hudson, N.Y."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/85159

27 of 31
LL/90869
H. Botex et Cie. (Paris)
Backmark for "H. Botex et Cie., Paris"
n.d.
Cabinet card,back
 
Private collection of John S. Rochon
 
LL/90869

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LL/92599
Meeteer Studio (Lodi, Wisconsin)
Backmark for the Meeteer Studio (Lodi, Wisconsin) showing a painting of the landing of Christopher Columbus in the West Indies in October 1492
1892
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Drew Johnson
 
LL/92599 [Further details available]

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LL/94590
McKecknie & Oswald (Toledo, Ohio)
Backmark for "McKecknie & Oswald, Photographers, 197 & 199 Summit Street, Toledo, Ohio"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back, detail
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/94590

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LL/94580
J.R. King (Clyde, Kansas)
Backmark for "J.R. King, Clyde, Kansas"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back, detail
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/94580

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
American Civil War (1861-1865) - The Photographic History of the Civil War
Art - Cabinet cards: Backs: Graphics that place photography with the arts
Awards and medals - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Graphics that place photography with the arts
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Royal patronage
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Shared graphic motifs
Backmarks - Cabinet cards: Backs: Whimsy
Backmarks - Introduction to backmarks
Backmarks - Introduction to the backmarks on cabinet cards
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Graphics that place photography with the arts
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Photographica
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Royal patronage
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Shared graphic motifs
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Backs: Whimsy
Cabinet cards - Dating cabinet cards
Cabinet cards - Introduction to the backmarks on cabinet cards
Canada - Introduction to photography in Canada
Card photographs - Dating cabinet cards
Card photographs - Introduction to backmarks
Dating photographs - Dating cabinet cards
Ephemera - Labels and stamps of distributors including print and book sellers
Exhibitions and competitions - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Experimental and manipulated photography - Bust or statuette portraits
Instantaneous photography - Instantaneous photography: Examples
Japan - Introduction to photography in Japan
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Introduction to photography in Japan
Marketing - Marketing: Associations with royalty
New Zealand - Introduction to photography in New Zealand
Pennsylvania - Introduction to photography in Pennsylvania
Photograph frames and easels - Illustrations of photograph frames
Photographer and studio labels - Labels and stamps of distributors including print and book sellers
Photographic exhibitions - Cabinet cards: Backs: Awards
Photographing art - sculpture - Bust or statuette portraits
Photographing celebrities - Cabinet cards: Backs: Royal patronage
Romania - The cabinet card in Romania
Royalty - Cabinet cards: Backs: Royal patronage
Social life of photographs - Illustrations of photograph frames

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