Dating hand tinted photographs
The sanctuary's carillon tower was designed by architect Milton Bennett Medary.
.00 f(m)g(b)hma "163 A NEWHAVEN FISHWIFE" with the sea wall & lighthouse in the background; handcolored Valentine's real photo postcard, circa 1931 (because we know the source), slight curl to the paper, small bottom corner crease tangential to the image, other edge wear is trivial.
Clara Hirt at her workplace in Erie Pennsylvania, 2 small bottom corner creases, other corner wear is minor. .00 ch "RRD" artist's initials on a hand-painted post card mailed DEC 1 1913 from Huntington West Virginia to Miss Present Wolfe in Racine Ohio, 'St.In 1905 the mounds shown were being used as part of an amusement park operated by R. / handcolored." unused postcard from the Rotograph Company, undivided back, overall fairly fresh with minor signs of album contact at the corners. / Handcolorit" with a German streetcar about to cross the high bridge, unused hand-tinted color Postkarte, undivided back, paper browning shows circa-1905 age, minor corner rounding tiny upper corner crease not into the image. .75 ah "Le Littoral Mditerranen / 1032 MARSEILLE -- Basilique de N.-D. In 1990 much of the beach shown here was washed away in a brutal storm that also flooded the town in Somerset England..00 whb "HOTEL GREEN, DANBURY, CONN." showing its front with autos, hand-colored Collotype postcard with late usage Chestnut Hill SEP 29 1960 (DPO since 1966, clear & complete cancel), paper starting to brown evenly with age, long thin scrape to right front edge. de la Garde." hand-colored real photo carte postale from booklet, mailed from there to Vermont (12-f stamp, T=-,10 postage due marking in pencil), deckled edges as issued. .50 e(m)h "'Monticello', Home of Thomas Jefferson / Founder of the University of Virginia / Charlottesville, Va." hand colored Albertype postcard, lightly toned back, short pertinent comment written on the back.The swans mentioned in the caption are seen in the distance. Cairo - The Citadel" unused hand-tinted (and, hence, unique) real photo postcard, slightly longer than regular size, copyright by Lehnert & Landrock, some oxidation showing age, minor corner & edge wear. Built in 1876 it plied the Columbus trade from the 1890's through 1912, and was dismantled at Mobile in 1914.Sold but front side s "9 Quintero (Chile) Playa del Papagallo" hand-tinted real photo postcard mailed with a pair of Chilean stamps (one folded over the edge) to Devils Lake North Dakota, long vertical stress mark from bending, small corner crease not into the image, other corner wear is minor. .50 ch "A civic testimonial to the beneficence of the / Ball brothers and their families, on the campus / of the Ball State Teachers College, Muncie, / Indiana" showing the sculpture by Daniel Chester French, unused hand-colored (and, hence, unique) Albertype postcard, lightly toned back.