[CARTES DE VISITE & TINTYPES]. Portraits of African American men and women, comprising:

Full standing portrait of an African American gentleman wearing a top hat and an apron, standing next to a table surmounted by a bowler hat (upper and lower left corners clipped, wear to edges). -- Seated portrait of an older African American woman (lower left corner and bottom edge blackened). -- BURGESS, C., photographer. Seated studio portrait of a bearded African American gentleman. Troy, NY, [ca 1866] (Circular ink stains and light soiling to surface). Period ink inscription on verso: "May 23d, 1866." -- HUNT, E.J., photographer. Full standing studio portrait of a distinguished African American gentleman gripping a chair with one hand. Concord, N.H., n.d. (some staining to edges, small rip to upper right corner). 2-cent revenue stamp on verso. -- HODGMAN, C.O., photographer. Oval bust portrait of a young African American woman wearing a lace collar. Malden, [MA], n.d. (light wear to edges and corners of mount). Together, 2 tintypes, 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. or smaller, housed in paper sleeves, and 3 cartes de visite, 2 1/4 x 4 in. or smaller, on cardstock mounts. 


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