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Cabinet photograph of a woman 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1850-1870s  A cabinet photograph of a woman from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. Eli J. Palmer is listed as operating photography business in Toronto in ca. 1850-1870s. The motto "Palmam Qui Meruit Ferat" on the reverse side of the photograph can be translated from the Latin as...
Photograph of an unidentified man 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1860-1900s  A photograph of an unidentified man from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill.
Photograph of a woman 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1860-1900s  A photograph of a woman from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. The name of the photographer is unknown.
Portrait photograph of a woman 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1860-1900s  A portrait photograph of a woman from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill.
Memorial portraiture of a boy 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1860-1900s  A memorial portraiture of a boy. The name of the photographer is unknown. "Post-mortem photography (also known as memorial portraiture or a mourning portrait) is the practice of photographing the recently deceased. These photographs of deceased loved ones were a normal part of American and...
Tintype of a boy 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1860-1870s  A tintype of a boy from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. "A tintype, also known as a melainotype or ferrotype, is a photograph made by creating a direct positive on a thin sheet of metal coated with a dark lacquer or enamel." Tintypes enjoyed their widest use during the...
Tintype of a man in a buggy with a child 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1860-1870s  A tintype of a man in a buggy with a child from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. "A tintype, also known as a melainotype or ferrotype, is a photograph made by creating a direct positive on a thin sheet of metal coated with a dark lacquer or enamel." Tintypes enjoyed their...
Photograph of a young girl 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1860-1900s  A photograph of a young girl from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill.
Tintype of a young boy 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1860-1870s  A tintype of a young boy from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. "A tintype, also known as a melainotype or ferrotype, is a photograph made by creating a direct positive on a thin sheet of metal coated with a dark lacquer or enamel." Tintypes enjoyed their widest use during...
Tintype of a young man 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1860-1870s  A tintype of a young man from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. "A tintype, also known as a melainotype or ferrotype, is a photograph made by creating a direct positive on a thin sheet of metal coated with a dark lacquer or enamel." Tintypes enjoyed their widest use during...
Cabinet photograph of a woman 
Image  ca. 1860-1900  A cabinet photograph of a woman from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. "Cabinet card photographs were first introduced in 1866. They were initially employed for landscapes rather than portraitures. Cabinet cards replaced Carte de visite photographs as the popular mode of...
Cabinet photograph of an elderly woman 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1864-1873  A cabinet photograph of an elderly woman from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. David C. Butchart is listed as operating photography business in Toronto on 145 King St. East in 1864-1873. "Cabinet card photographs were first introduced in 1866. They were initially...
Cabinet photograph of a young woman 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1869-1992  A cabinet photograph of a young woman from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. George Kirton is listed as operating photography business in Woodstock, Ont., in 1869-1892. Reverse side: Kirton Photographer Woodstock
Photograph of a young woman 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1875-1877  A photograph of a young woman from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. Photographer John S. Collins is listed as operating in Toronto, on 11 King St. West from 1875-1877. Reverse side: Collins 11 King St West Toronto Pictures enlarged for frames
Cabinet photo of a little girl 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1878-1896  A photograph of a little girl from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. The name of the girl is unknown. Gagen & Fraser Studio is listed as operating from 1878-1896 in Toronto, on 79 King St. West. Cabinet card photographs were first introduced in 1866. They were initially...
Photograph of a young man 
Image  ca. 1880-1890s  A photograph of an identified young man from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. Photographer James Dixon is listed as operating from 1880-1890s in Toronto, on 201 Yonge Street. Front side: J. Dixon 201 & 203 Yonge Street Toronto Reverse side: J. Dixon Artistic...
Photograph of a young man 
Image  ca. 1880-1890s  A photograph of a young man from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. James Dixon is listed as operating from 1880-1890s in Toronto, on 205 1/2 Yonge Street. Source: Photographers of Ontario.
Photograph of a young man 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1880-1890s  A photograph of an identified young man from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. Photographer James Dixon is listed as operating from 1880-1890s in Toronto, on 201 Yonge Street. J. Dixon 201 & 203 Yonge Street Toronto
Photograph of a young woman 
Image  ca. 1880-1890s  A photograph of an identified young woman from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. Photographer James Dixon is listed as operating from 1880-1890s in Toronto, on 201 Yonge Street. J. Dixon 201 & 203 Yonge Street Toronto
Photograph of an old man 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1880-1900s  A photograph of an old man from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill. The name of the photographer is unknown.
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