Saturday, February 17, 2018

Portrait of a Muslim Butcher Posing With a Mule in Beijing, China (1869)


Portrait of a Muslim butcher posing with a mule in Beijing, China, 1869. By Scottish photographer John Thomson.

Source: Wellcome Images.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Framed portrait of stage Actor Edwin Booth (1880′s/1890′s)


Framed portrait of stage actor Edwin Booth with a lock of his hair, c. 1880′s/1890′s.

Source: New York Public Library.

Daguerreotype Portrait of a Group Posing in Front of a Wells Fargo Bank on Montgomery Street in San Francisco, California (1852)


Daguerreotype portrait of a group posing in front of a Wells Fargo bank on Montgomery Street in San Francisco, California, 1852.

Source: Library of Congress.