A Collection of Stereographs

Stereogram Cards I finally got my hands on an actual set of antique stereograph cards.  This is a collection of 32 cards by the H. C. White Company, and includes scenes from Havana, Cuba, Manila in the Philippines, several other interesting locations.  There are also some humorous staged scenes included in the lot.  These are all polychrome color cards, and have the copyright date of 1905 on them. I found some of the subject matter fascinating.  This shot of the beach at Atlantic City is a far cry from today’s image of Jersey Shore…

11 In Surf Sand and Sun Atlantic City

If you look closely at the individual in the foreground, you’ll see that it’s a man and not a woman. He’s just wearing a weird yellow hat. Continue reading “A Collection of Stereographs”