We have been collectors and dealers of antique photographic images for over 40 years. We offer a broad range of original images that have intrinsic historical and/or aesthetic interest to collectors and institutions.
We also maintain significant collections of photographic material in specialty areas that are available for licensed usage in books, videos, etc. Areas of specialty include New York City; Ballooning and Airships; Hudson Valley Region of New York State; Walt Whitman; African American; Gymnastic Weight Training and Indian Clubs; Tight-Rope Ascensions; Photographica; Human Oddities; & General Americana.
The above listing is not exhaustive and we invite inquiries regarding your interests.
Here are some of the projects we have participated in:
Brooklyn Public Library, Main Branch, Grand Army Plaza, Enshrined Memories: Brooklyn and the Civil War, 2007.
Ric Burns, Steeplechase Films, Inc. New York: A Documentary Film, 1999.
Ric Burns and James Sanders, with Lisa Ades. New York An Illustrated History. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999.
Scott Christianson. Notorious Prisons: An Inside Look at the World’s Most Feared Institutions. London: PRC Publishing, 2004.
Green Umbrella LLC. American Experience: Atlantic Cable, 2004.
The Historic Chapel at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn NY. Honoring Their Sacrifice, 2011.
Harold Holzer, ed. Lincoln and New York. New York Historical Society, 2011.
Marvin Mondlin & Roy Meador. Book Row: An Anecdotal and Pictorial History of the Antiquarian Book Trade. NY: Carroll & Graf, 2004.
Pamplin Historical Park, Petersburg, Va. Beyond Brady: Photography in the Civil War Era, exhibition Oct. 2008 through 2009.
Jeffrey I. Richman. Brooklyn’s Green-Wood Cemetery: New York’s Buried Treasure. Brooklyn, NY: Green-Wood Cemetery, 1998.
Jeffrey I. Richman. Final Camping Ground: Civil War Veterans at Brooklyn’s Green-Wood Cemetery, in their own Words. Brooklyn, NY: Green-Wood Cemetery, 2007.
Ed Folsom, ed. Walt Whitman Quarterly Review. Volume Twenty-nine, Number One, Summer 2011. The University of Iowa. A Previously Unknown Whitman Photograph.
Wide-Eyed Entertainment. Civil Warriors, 2011.
Bob Zeller. The Blue and Gray in Black and White: A History of Civil War Photography. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2005.
Bob Zeller and John J. Richter. Lincoln in 3-D. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2010.
WGBH, Boston. American Experience, Ulysses S. Grant, 2001.
Miramax Prouctions. The Gangs of New York, 2002.
Ric Burns, Steeplechase Films, Inc. American Experience, Death and the Civil War, 2012.
Ross J. Kelbaugh. Maryland’s Civil War Photographs: The Sesquicentennial Collection, Baltimore, Maryland: Maryland Historical Society, 2012.
The Biscuit Factory. Civil War 360: Union (working title). In production, 2013.
We have been featured in the following publications:
Ulster Publishing Almanac, Sept. 8, 2011: Seeing Double.
Hudson Valley Magazine, April, 2013 Issue: Double Vision.
We exhibit at several photographic shows each year.