Cabinet Card Collection, 1889-1896
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of nine cabinet cards purchased from Ebay in 2008. The images of both Representatives and Senators provide a rare glimpse of the men who served in Pennsylvania politics during the 1880's and 1890's. The photographers in this collection include: Le Rue Lemer and J. W. Roshon's Photographic Art Studio, with the majority from Roshon.
- 1889 - 1896
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0.25 Cubic Feet
These cabinet cards are arranged alphabetically.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Method of Acquisition
These cabinet cards have some significan preservation issues. All have foxing and/or mold spots and some of the backing is slightly damaged. They have been placed in acid free folders and mylar sleeves.
- Cabinet Card Collection, 1889-1896
- Holly Mengel
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