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Cabinet Card Photographs416 of 425Vintage Cabinet Card Photos - ChildrenCrayon/ Enlarged images from the late 19th Century
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    Posted 11 years ago

    marcobabe13
    (84 items)

    Here are some family photos from my antique photo album. The first photo is my grandmother and her parents, probably taken around 1900. My great grandparents are in the second grouping. I'm guessing these photos were taken before my grandmother was born in 1890. My 2nd great grandparents are in the last grouping. Both were born in Germany in the 1830s. I imagine these photos were taken around 1890. By that time, these folks had 9 children between the ages of 5 and 27. The photos of my great grandparents were taken at different studios in Chicago:
    Hartleys Studios and V Georg & Co. On the back of the photos, both studios did some advertising. All of the photos are on thick cardboard and in very good condition.

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    1. scottvez scottvez, 11 years ago
      Nice photographs-- the format is called a cabinet card.

      It is nice when they have stayed in the family.

      Thanks for sharing.

      Scott
    2. marcobabe13 marcobabe13, 11 years ago
      Cabinet card. You learn something every day. Thanks so much, Scott! You are the photo expert on Collectors Weekly.
    3. scottvez scottvez, 11 years ago
      Thanks.

      I have spent many years handling and researching antique photographs and am glad to help out.

      I look forward to seeing more of your family photographs.
    4. Mrj303 Mrj303, 11 years ago
      Wow that is amazing. You are very lucky.
    5. marcobabe13 marcobabe13, 11 years ago
      Yes, I know. Thank you, Mrj303. Not too many folks have photos of their 2nd great grandparents.
    6. walksoftly walksoftly, 11 years ago
      Thanks for posting, I love the old photos!
    7. marcobabe13 marcobabe13, 11 years ago
      You're welcome, walksoftly, and thank you......

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