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A sweet photographic trade card for a St. Louis art instructor and bookseller (ca. 1885-1895?).

A sweet photographic trade card for a St. Louis art instructor and bookseller (ca. 1885-1895?).

— 8 months ago
#photography  #art  #trade card  #st. louis  #19th century 
"Photographie de l’Od, instinct de Vie Universelle attiré par un enfant plaignant un faisan récemment tué."
Dr. Hippolyte Baraduc (1850-1909) sought with photography to prove the existence of the human soul.

"Photographie de l’Od, instinct de Vie Universelle attiré par un enfant plaignant un faisan récemment tué."

Dr. Hippolyte Baraduc (1850-1909) sought with photography to prove the existence of the human soul.

— 1 year ago
#psychic  #spiritualist  #science  #photography 
With a faint photographer’s stamp on the verso, suggesting this was taken in Tyler, Texas—otherwise unidentified.

With a faint photographer’s stamp on the verso, suggesting this was taken in Tyler, Texas—otherwise unidentified.

— 2 years ago
#tyler  #texas  #CDV  #bowler  #walking stick  #photography 
"George Levasseur, Champion Back-Lifter of the World. Pawnee Bill’s Wild West" (ca. 1890).

"George Levasseur, Champion Back-Lifter of the World. Pawnee Bill’s Wild West" (ca. 1890).

— 2 years ago with 5 notes
#sideshow  #photography  #wendt  #americana  #george levasseur