1800's Photographs

Special Interest


Pre-WWI Photographs, Autographs & More

Specializing in Baseball and other Sports, including memorabilia. Look for modern game-used items soon - if you have specific interests regarding Seattle Mariners items, please ask if you do not see what you are looking for.

Please check out our new inventory of Civil War-era and earlier daguerreotypes, ambrotypes and tintypes. Over 100 items should be loaded into the store by May 30, 2016

**Items without prices are either out of stock, or part of my personal collection. Feel free to email me to discuss.

Always interested in purchasing pre-wwi card collections, or pre-Civil War photos - Use the 'E-mail Me' button or 'Contact Us' link to discuss

Nice 1909 G.G. Bain photograph of Willie Hoppe attempting a masse billiard shot.
Crystal-clear 1/6 plate 1860's tintype featuring a beautiful woman, a great bat and a young man wearing what appear to be his striped soldier pants. The only issue is a ding in the right-hand corner; otherwise, almost flawless.
Here is a killer 1/6 plate tinted tintype of a Union Infantry soldier in his great coat.
Five Approx. 4 x 5" large-format glass negatives of Willie Hoppe from the 1920's.
1/6 plate ruby ambrotype with a handwritten 'farewell' letter tucked behind the photo of D.H. Bennett.
Kyle Seager game-worn 'Marineros' jersey from September 13, 2014 game vs the Oakland Athletics. Issued for one game, worn once.
1/9 plate ambrotype of Captain Ephraim Hornacker with unique Naval-themed case.
Great 1/9 plate ruby ambrotype of a Western Theater Union soldier - brandishing a sword and wearing a Hardee hat with the insignia upside-down.
1/6 plate tintype featuring a rare Griswold patent stamp. Image is tinted, soldier is carrying a rifle with bayonet. Several bends, half wooden case.
James Paxton game-issued (Paxton did not see action in this game) 'Marineros' jersey from September 13, 2014 game vs the Oakland Athletics. Issued for one game, worn once. Size 48. MLB Authenticated.
1/9 plate ruby ambrotype of a Civil War-era boy brandishing a knife.
1/9 plate matte-finish 1860's tintype in a peek-a-boo Union thermoplastic case.

New Products

1860's 1/6 plate Ruby Ambrotype - Union Infantry Soldier
Price: $195.00
1860's 1/6 plate Tintype in Union Thermoplastic Case with Cannons
Price: $255.00
NFS: 1860's 1/6 plate Ambrotype - Possibly Confederate Civil War Soldier
Willie Hoppe & Welker Cochran - 1923 Photograph
Price: $55.00
NFS: 1860's 1/9 plate Ruby Ambrotype - Melancholy Union Infantry Soldier