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Cabinet card of boy with hunting rifle and dog c. 1885

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Posted 3 years ago

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scottvez
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This cabinet card is out of New York and features a boy holding his hunting rifle while his dog lounges in the photographers chair.

The dog's pose is unusual.

The rifle appears to be an Australian back lock rifle (probably Civil War era percussion) that has been sporterized with the stock shortened and changed to a breach loader.

The boy is identified on the back in period ink as "Lawrence Smith".

Reproduction of this image in any form is prohibited.

Scott

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  1. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thanks again walksoftly.

    Scott
  2. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thanks again Vontrike!

    Scott
  3. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thank you much for looking scandinavian.

    Scott
  4. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thanks again, chevy.

    Scott
  5. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thanks Purdy.

    Scott
  6. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thanks Amphora and bratjdd.

    Scott

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