Cabinet card with a photograph of a child in a white dress, black tights and boot, and drop necklace. Note on back "'Baby Carl' - Sept 12, 1882, / 2nd birthday" and "Sept 13th 1882" Other handwritten information appears to be instructions for copies by the photography company.
6.5 x 4.25 in. (16.51 x 10.80 cm)
Place of Origin
Fort Worth (Tarrant County, Tex.)
Caption / Inscription / Signature
Imprint on back "LONE STAR / COPYING HOUSE, / NO. 1013 MAIN ST. / Fort Worth, Texas. / Small Pictures Copied and Enlarged / to any size. / Life-size Portrait painting specialty / in India Ink, Water Colors, Pastel, / Oil or Crayon. / CORRECT COPIES GUARANTEED. / Also a select stock of frames cheap. / D. H. SWARTZ & BRO., Prop's / AGENTS WANTED." Imprint covers entire back of card mount, with a decorative border and oriental elements.
Artisan or Artist
D. H. Swartz & Bro.
D. H. Swartz & Brother.
Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Visual Works (Hierarchy Name) -- visual works (works) -- photographs -- card photographs (photographs) -- cabinet photographs