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Sunday, April 30, 2017

[New post] PORTRAIT OF AN ATTRACTIVE FAMILY WEARING WINTER CLOTHING

bmarshphd posted: " This vintage real photo postcard captures a mother and her two young children posing for their portrait at an unidentified photo studio. The whole family appears quite apprehensive about having their photograph taken. The trio are dressed for winter. "

Thursday, April 27, 2017

[New post] THREE BRITISH SOLDIERS IN CAWNPORE, INDIA (SITE OF HORRIFIC MASSACRES IN THE INDIAN REBELLION)

bmarshphd posted: " This cabinet card portrait captures three British soldier posing for their portrait at a photo gallery in Cawnpore, India. The three men are in uniform and the standing soldier is wearing a medal on his chest. The two seated soldiers are holding baton"

Sunday, April 16, 2017

[New post] STUDIO PHOTOGRAPH OF A VERY HAPPY BABY (VINTAGE REAL PHOTO POSTCARD)

bmarshphd posted: " This image is special because it features a baby with a wonderful smile and happy demeanor. It is a rare occurrence to find a portrait of a baby with such a great smile. The photograph was taken at a studio and was used to produce this vintage real ph"

Saturday, April 15, 2017

[New post] PORTRAIT OF A PRETTY LITTLE GIRL WEARING A CONFIRMATION GOWN IN DIJON, FRANCE

bmarshphd posted: " This cartes de visite portrait features a pretty young girl wearing her confirmation gown and holding a cross on a chain and bible. She is wearing white gloves and a necklace with a pendant. It appears that she has a small purse hanging from the front o"

Friday, April 14, 2017

[New post] MISS VIOLET ESSEX: A FORGOTTEN OPERA STAR

bmarshphd posted: "  The pretty subject of this vintage real photo postcard is actress and opera singer, Violet Essex (1893-1941). The English born Miss Essex appears in a web site entitled "Forgotten Opera Singers" which is written by Ashot Arakelyan. Essex sang during "

Thursday, April 13, 2017

[New post] PORTRAIT OF A PRETTY WOMAN IN THE BLACK (MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE)

bmarshphd posted: " This cabinet card portrait features a bust portrait of an attractive woman taken at the Langley studio in Manchester, New Hampshire. The photographer used a dark background effectively to produce a beautiful image. The subject is wearing a pretty dres"