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LL/9834
Josiah Johnson Hawes
The photographic wagon of J.J. Hawes, 19 Tremont Row Boston (Detail)
n.d.
Stereocard
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/9834 [Further details available]

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LL/80700
Unidentified photographer
Traveling Daguerreian Studio
1850 (ca)
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate
3 1/4 x 2 3/4 ins (8.26 x 6.99 cm)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., Object number: 2005.27.6
 
LL/80700

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LL/23340
Unidentified photographer
Exterior of the temporary studio of an itinerant Daguerreotypist
n.d.
Daguerreotype, 1/4 plate (Laterally corrected)
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/23340 [Further details available]

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LL/80749
Unidentified photographer
Traveling Ambrotype Studio
1860 (ca)
Ambrotype
5 1/2 x 7 3/4 ins (13.97 x 19.69 cm) (overall)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., Object number: 2005.27.427
 
LL/80749

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LL/53397
Unidentified photographer
The photographic carriage of Frank William Micklethwaite (1849-1925) [Ireland?]
1870s (ca, early)
Photograph
 
Royal Cornwall Museum
 
LL/53397 [Further details available]

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LL/35996
McLeon's, St. Johns. W. A. McOers, operator.
Photograph Saloon on raft
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Laddy Kite
 
LL/35996 [Further details available]

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LL/35887
Parry Gurlitz
Parry Gurlitz's Photograph Gallery
1860s (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Laddy Kite
 
LL/35887

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LL/81684
Unidentified photographer
Traveling photographic studio
1860s (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Carl Mautz
 
LL/81684

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LL/78457
Bastide
Photographic studio mounted on a wagon
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Photo-carte.com (Facebook, posted March 2016)
 
LL/78457

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LL/67382
E.A. Adams (Whitinsville, Mass.)
Traveling photographic studio of E.A. Adams
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/67382

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LL/67383
Unidentified photographer
Traveling photographic studio
n.d.
Stereocard, detail
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/67383 [Further details available]

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LL/51771
Bill Witt
Tintype street photographer
1947
Gelatin silver print
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Auction: 25 November 2013, Lot: 158
 
LL/51771

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LL/57313
Parson's Palace Car Photographic Co. (1407 Market Street, St. Louis, Missouri)
Backmark for F.H. Parsons & A.B. Duncan
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of James Elmegreen
 
LL/57313

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LL/61121
M.C. Goodell
Backmark for M.C. Goodell, Travelling Artist
1870 (or later)
Carte de visite
 
David Chow
 
LL/61121 [Further details available]

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LL/84244
H.E. Smith
Backmark for "H.E. Smith, Itinerant Photographer."
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Bill Jones
 
LL/84244

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LL/86332
Ben H. Briscoe
If the cart don't break down and Mule don't give out, I will reach ………. On or about ………. 1880 ….. Ben. H. Briscoe.
1880s
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Carl Mautz
 
LL/86332

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LL/69640
Eadweard Muybridge
Backmark for "Helios Flying Studio"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Photographs: Cabinet Cards & some Civil War, 29 October 2016, Lot 300
 
LL/69640

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LL/65120
C.G. Blatt
Backmark for "C.G. Blatt, Excelsior, Traveling Artist"
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/65120

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LL/86247
Wm. Dogherty
Backmark for "Taken at the Mammoth Wagon, by Dogherty."
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of John Quin
 
LL/86247

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LL/70166
J.K. Keil (Quakertown, Bucks Co., Pa.)
Backmark for "J.K. Keil, Quakertown, Bucks Co., Pa. Traveling Artist"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Mark Lee Rotenberg
 
LL/70166

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LL/66778
J.J. Green
Backmark for "J.J. Green, Travelling Saloon"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of John S. Rochon
 
LL/66778

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LL/67695
F.H. Kirk
Label for "F.H. Kirk's Travelling Picture Gallery"
n.d.
Label
 
Private collection of Kim Iocovozzi
 
LL/67695

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LL/85986
J.B. Montgomery
Backmark for "J.B. Montgomery, Traveling photographer, Headquarters at Macon, Georgia"
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Lee Eltzroth (Georgia Photographers Documentation Project)
 
LL/85986

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LL/76893
J.W. Davis
The Davis Photograph and Tintype Gallery Will be at ___ And remain ___ days ONLY
n.d.
Ephemera
 
Private collection of Pepper Broad
 
LL/76893

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LL/69129
Van Ness & Richmond (Itinerant photographers)
Two women and a girl holding the "Lodi Valley News", Wisconsin
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Andy Kraushaar
 
LL/69129

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LL/69605
Dunham ("Traveling Photographer," Liscomb, Iowa)
A photographer with a camera and cabinet cards on a table, with a posing stand behind
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Photographs: Cabinet Cards & some Civil War, 29 October 2016, Lot 68
 
LL/69605

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LL/77635
Anna (Traveling photographer)
Portrait of a young child
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Karen Hendrix
 
LL/77635

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LL/84439
Zolk Bros. (Portable Photographic Art Studio)
Studio portrait of a family group with a woodland rustic background and fur on the floor to simulate grass
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of John S. Rochon
 
LL/84439

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LL/86292
John Thomson
Photography on The Common / Waiting for a Hire
[Street Life in London]
1877
Woodburytype
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/86292 [Further details available]

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LL/78210
Unidentified author
Itinerant Photography
1882
Newspaper clipping
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
I'm indebted to Rebecca Stearns for bringing this to my attention (20 October 2017)
 
LL/78210 [Further details available]

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LL/78211
Unidentified author
Itinerant Photography
1882
Newspaper clipping
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
I'm indebted to Rebecca Stearns for bringing this to my attention (20 October 2017)
 
LL/78211 [Further details available]

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LL/86121
J. Pollack (Sydney, Australia)
Daguerreotype. - Mr. J. Pollack begs to inform…
1847, 21 October
Newspaper advert
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
I'm indebted to Rebecca Stearns for bringing this to my attention (10 December 2018)
 
LL/86121 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Ambrotypes - Ambrotypes: Photographic studios
Australia - Introduction to photography in Australia
Backmarks - Introduction to the backmarks of carte de visites
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Photographica
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Photographica
Carte de visite - Introduction to the backmarks of carte de visites
Characters and occupational types - John Thomson: Street Life in London
Dead - Nineteenth century post-mortem and memento mori
Death, post-mortem, memorial portraiture and memento mori - Nineteenth century post-mortem and memento mori
Documentary - John Thomson: Street Life in London
Early social commentary - John Thomson: Street Life in London
Ephemera - Handbills, broadsides and paper-based promotional material
Ephemera - Introduction to ephemera
Exteriors of photographic studios - Ambrotypes: Photographic studios
Handbills and broadsides - Handbills, broadsides and paper-based promotional material
Head rests and posing stands - Props, accessories and novelties: Head rests - photographs
Itinerant photographers - Backmarks for railroad photograph cars
Itinerant photographers - Handbills, broadsides and paper-based promotional material
Itinerant photographers - Introduction to itinerant photographers and showmen
Itinerant photographers - Photographs of photographic vans
Itinerant photographers - Studios on boats and barges
Land transportation - Wagons, carts, carriages and buggies
London - John Thomson: Street Life in London
Marketing - Handbills, broadsides and paper-based promotional material
Marketing - Marketing: Photographer and studio labels
Marketing - Marketing: Signage and banners
Mobile studios - Backmarks for railroad photograph cars
Mobile studios - Photographs of photographic vans
Mobile studios - Studios on boats and barges
Occupational - John Thomson: Street Life in London
Photo-mechanical processes - Woodburytypes
Photographer and studio labels - Marketing: Photographer and studio labels
Photographers - Photographs of people taking photographs
Photographic vans, wagons and cars - Photographs of photographic vans
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Head rests - photographs
Railroad photograph cars and studios on trains - Backmarks for railroad photograph cars
Railways - Backmarks for railroad photograph cars
Signage and banners - Marketing: Signage and banners
Social life of photographs - Introduction to pricing
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoview cameras
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Photographic vans, wagons and cars
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Photographica
Street - John Thomson: Street Life in London
Studios on boats and barges - Studios on boats and barges
Wagon trains - Wagons, carts, carriages and buggies
Wagons, carts, carriages and buggies - Wagons, carts, carriages and buggies
Woodburytypes - John Thomson: Street Life in London
Woodburytypes - Woodburytypes


 
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