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Very unusual boudoir cabinet card topless image of young Apache maiden taken in the Capital Art Gallery operated by D. F. Mitchell and Erwin Baer of Prescott, Arizona Territory c 1885. Period pencil ID indicates that this is Geronimo's wife but has not been verified. Print a bit light, flaking of the mount at corners and surface soil on print and mount. Scan indicates condition and content more clearly. A great piece of western ethnography. SOLD


Spectacular, historic image of Civil War General Arney, later Governor of New Mexico taken by Alexander Gardner in Brady's studio on an E. & H. T. Anthony Brady's National Portrait Gallery mount. Arney wears the buckskin suit that he loaned to Gardner for his famous portrait. Arney is at three quarter pose and has a skin cape an dhat. Wonderful Navajo blankets are props on the floor ad left of image. Great Civil War backdrop. A very historic image of an important Civil War and Western political figure by one of the greatest 19th century photographers. $900.


Wonderful 4 1/4 X 6 1/2 image mounted on vintage white stock of a group of 7 teepees, horse and wagons ca 1890. Location and photographer unknown, but was located with other images from Dakotas by Goffe and Locke.Image contrasty and strong, Mount has some surface soil and corner wear. A spectacular image of a plains Indian camp. $SOLD


Boudoir cabinet card Navajo Church Rock near Fort Wingate New Mexico by Ben Wittick with Albuquerque imprint.$375.


Great view of an early Utah lumber mill and camp on mount labeled Views in Utah. 5 5/8 X 7 1/2. Mount trimmed and chipped but not effecting the image. Image has tear on lower right present when originally mounted. Some surface soil on image and mount.  Image has several abrasions, nice tones and is a strong image. SOLD.


Boudoir cabinet card of the hanging tree in the center of town purported to be New Mexico. The body hanging from the tree has a sign labeling the figure Alex H. MacDonald. A gent peers out of the doorway down the street. Mount has a burn that just reaches to the top of the image. Some surface soil on image and mount.$SOLD.


Weitfle No. 56. Image of a locomotive in the station at Beaver Brook, Colorado. Great tone and sharpness. Slight surface soil on mount and print. Minor corner bumps. $275. 


One of the finest and sharpest stereo of Clifton Arizona showing a rock house in the foreground, a circus tent in the mid-ground, and the belching smokestacks of the smelter at the rear. Spectacular content and condition. A truly great AZ view from the early 1900s. $130. 


Early boudoir cabinet card of the buildings at Hot Springs, Las Vegas, New Mexico ca 1890s. Some staining and surface soil on mount and image. Photographer not identified. $225


Classic cabinet card of Buffalo Bill Cody by Stacy of New York. $500