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LL/60629
Robinson’s Patent “Photograph Album” for Cartes de Visite
1865, 11 April (patent)
Storage
9.5 x 4.5 x 5.25 ins
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
12 September 2015, Auction #28, lot: 169
 
LL/60629 [Further details available]

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LL/60630
Robinson’s Patent “Photograph Album” for Cartes de Visite
1865, 11 April (patent)
Storage
9.5 x 4.5 x 5.25 ins
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
12 September 2015, Auction #28, lot: 169
 
LL/60630 [Further details available]

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LL/60631
Robinson’s Patent “Photograph Album” for Cartes de Visite
1865, 11 April (patent)
Storage
9.5 x 4.5 x 5.25 ins
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
12 September 2015, Auction #28, lot: 169
 
LL/60631 [Further details available]

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LL/9972
Cased sixth plate hand colored tintype of child standing on stool with one hand resting on almost identical Robinson's Photographicon viewer.
n.d.
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/9972 [Further details available]

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LL/31374
Woman (Mary C. Hilligoss) posing in a studio with a multiple CDV viewer
1865, 11 April (Patent)
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/31374 [Further details available]

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LL/31202
Portrait of a girl with flowers and a CDV roller viewer on the table
1865 (or later)
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Laurie Minor
 
LL/31202 [Further details available]

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LL/78472
B.F. Haskins (Sole owner)
Business card for "B, F, Haskins, Sole Owner of the State of New York for Robinson's Patent Revolving Photograph Album."
1865 (or later)
Business card
 
Private collection of Adrian Elliot
 
LL/78472

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LL/9969
Wooden French CDV viewer with multiple CDVs which sequentially pop up into the upper slot when the lever is activated. As the next card is elevated, the previous one drops back into the body. The height is 16" high when opened.
n.d.
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/9969

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LL/9970
Lauer's Patented Revolving Photo Cabinet made in Chicago Illinois in the late 1870s is 10" high with a curved glass dome revealing new CDVs with the twist of a knob.
n.d.
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/9970

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LL/82340
Taaft & Schwame (Chicago, Illinois, manufacturer)
Lauer's Patent Revolving Photo Cabinet
1876 (or later, patent date)
Viewer
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
 
LL/82340 [Further details available]

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LL/82338
F. W. Schneider (Green Bay, Wisconsin)
Unidentified man and viewer
1878 (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Lee Eltzroth (Georgia Photographers Documentation Project)
 
LL/82338

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LL/82339
George A. Lauer (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Patent illustration for "Improvements in Picture-Exhibitors" (US Patent no. 172,328)
1876, 18 January (patented)
Illustration
 
Google Books
 
LL/82339 [Further details available]

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LL/60448
Anthony Young
A Difficult Lesson
[Anthony Young Idea Series]
n.d.
Stereocard, detail
 
Jefferson Stereoptics
Courtesy of John Saddy (Auction, 27-28 August 2015, # 15-2, Lot 11)
 
LL/60448 [Further details available]

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LL/68350
Unidentified maker
Carte-de-visite album, fan-style wooden display stand, with five internal leaves and leather covers
n.d.
Carte de visite album
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Howarth-Loomes Collection, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.11.33
 
LL/68350

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LL/9968
Intricately carved wooden self-standing fan which was made to hold seven CDVs. It was never used and the original backing paper is still in each frame.
n.d.
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/9968

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LL/82081
P. Devine (Edinburgh)
Thermoplastic frame with a portrait of a seated woman
1860s
Frame
 
Dominic Winter Book Auctions
Photography: The First 150 Years, 9 March 2018, Lot: 476
 
LL/82081 [Further details available]

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LL/78672
Unidentified maker
Picture frame for four carte de visites
n.d.
Picture frame
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/78672

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LL/11129
Display album or revolving frame to hold 40 cartes de visite, in special card mounts (probably English)
1870s (ca)
Carte de visite display
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#14 / 41)
 
LL/11129 [Further details available]

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LL/68671
Unidentified maker
Red leather folder to hold Cartes de Visite
n.d.
Carte de visite viewing folder
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Auction #29, 17 September 2016, Lot: 53
 
LL/68671

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LL/13134
Hand held "Mirrorscope" for cabinet cards and cartes de visite
n.d.
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#16/38)
 
LL/13134 [Further details available]

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LL/13135
Hand held "Mirrorscope" for cabinet cards and cartes de visite
n.d.
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#16/38)
 
LL/13135 [Further details available]

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LL/11008
French table top storage cabinet and viewer for cartes de visites (Closed)
1870s (ca)
Carte de visite combined cabinet and viewer
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#15 / 37)
 
LL/11008 [Further details available]

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LL/11009
French table top storage cabinet and viewer for cartes de visites (Open)
1870s (ca)
Carte de visite combined cabinet and viewer
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#15 / 37)
 
LL/11009 [Further details available]

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LL/60628
Highly decorative fretwork storage tray for stereo’s, Cartes de Visite etc
n.d.
Storage
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
12 September 2015, Auction #28, lot: 146
 
LL/60628

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LL/34896
Carte Envelope!
1871
Advert
 
Google Books
 
LL/34896 [Further details available]

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LL/34534
Philadelphia Carte Envelope
1873
Book illustration
 
Google Books
 
LL/34534 [Further details available]

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LL/67808
Turnbull & Sons
Portait of a woman holding a photograph album with chromolithographed pages
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/67808

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LL/78693
Alfred Seeley
Portrait of a woman with a Photograph Album
1878-1891 (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2009-132
 
LL/78693

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LL/44456
Barr and Wright Studio
Boy with Photo Album on Lap
1870s (ca)
Wet collodion negative
5 x 3.5 ins
 
Smithsonian Books
Courtesy of Smithsonian Books.
 
LL/44456 [Further details available]

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LL/60624
Boxes to hold carte de visites
n.d.
Storage boxes
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
12 September 2015, Auction #28, lot: 43
 
LL/60624

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LL/82562
Wire and glass cabinet card frame with forget me nots painted on the glass
n.d.
Frame
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/82562

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LL/82489
Three different types of stands for carte de visites (lift to right) - wood, wire and pinchbeck
n.d.
Stands
 
Collection of Michael G. Jacob
 
LL/82489

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