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Almost Wordless Wednesday: Middle Aged Man, New Britain, Connecticut about 1900

Posted by on Wednesday, 24 April, 2013

Can you provide any clues as to the identity of this man?


Approximate Date of Picture: 1898 – 1905

Description of Picture: middle aged man

Size of Picture: 4.25″ * 6.5″

Type of Picture: Cabinet Card

Possible Subject or Family Group: Sanders – Fryher

Studio: Cottage Studio 170 Elm Street New Britain, Conn

Dates the Studio was in business: 1898 – 1905 at the location of 170 Elm Street

Cabinet Card of a middle aged man in New Britain, Connecticut


Wordless Wednesday: Tin Type photo of a Couple

Posted by on Wednesday, 17 April, 2013

Sorry, I’ve been a remiss about posting lately with a new job and a couple personal things going on, but should be able to dedicate more time to the blog at this point. I plan on catching up on the weekly series I’ve been having by this Sunday.

Do you have any idea when the photo was taken?

Tin type photo of a couple

Wordless Wednesday: Carte-de-visite young woman in hat

Posted by on Wednesday, 6 March, 2013

carte-de-visite woman in hat

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Wordless Wednesday: Young girl and boy, 1860s

Posted by on Wednesday, 27 February, 2013

Tin type photo of young girl and boy from the 1860s

Tin type photo photographer, Willamantic, Connecticut