OTT8.
Tintype measuring 3 3/8″ x 2 1/4.” At first I thought they might be lumberjacks, but someone has suggested that they are iceman with ice tongs. Man on left has an ax across his lap. Man at top right has an ax over his shoulder. Condition problems as shown. Fair. $35

  
OTT12. Tintype measuring 3 5/8″ x 2 1/2″ of two carpenters with saws, hammer, and T-square. VG. $150

  
OTT17.
Carpenters with square, saw, etc. 3 3/8″ x 2 3/8.” G. $125


OTT26. Tintype, 4.25″ x 5.375″ of a man in his sulky with horse out front of the barber shop with barber poles in street on on walls of building. Housed in a half leather case. VG. $275

Men with Briefcases and Rolled Plans, Architects
OTT33. Tintype, 3 5/8″ x 2 1/2″ of two men with briefcases and rolled maps or plans. Possibly architects. G. $125

Railroad Engineer Tintype
OTT34. Tintype, 4″ x 2 1/4,” of what I believe is a railroad engineer. There are a couple of bends. G. $85

Telegraph Wire Worker
OTT43. Telegraph wire worker, 3.25″ x 2.25.” Holding a hammer and another tool in one hand and a bag with wire in the other. VG. $125

Telegrapher Tintype
OTT47. Tintype, 3.25″ x 2.25″ of two gentleman seated at a table, one with his hand on the telegraph key. VG. $150

Dentist Tintype
OTT50.  Tintype, 3 1/2″ x 2 3/8″ of a dentist at work pulling a tooth. VG. $200

ott51 Barber Tintype
OTT51. Tintype, 3 7/8″ x 2 3/8″ in paper mat 4 3/8″ x 2 7/8″ of a barber at work shaving a customer who is reading a newspaper. G. $200

Cooper Tintype
OTT56. Tintype, 3.5″ x 2.375″ of a cooper. VG. $140

Wallpaper Hangers Tintype
OTT59. Tintype, 3.375″ x 2.375″ of wall paper hangers with brush, bucket, paper, etc. VG. $180

Tree Surveyors Tintype
OTT60. Tintype, 3.375″ x 2.375″ of tree surveyors, folks who measure the girth of trees. They hold various measuring tools and an open notebook. Note the photographers head clamp in the background. VG. $200

Carpenter Tintype
OTT61. Tintype, 3.5″ x 2.5″ of a bearded, pipe-smoking carpenter sawing a board. VG. $165


OTT62. Tintype, 3.5″ x 2.375″ of a broom maker with his wares. There are a few creases. G. $125


OTT63. Half-plate tintype of a Fireman from Undine Southside Fire Co., Bellefonte, Pa. Housed in a thermoplastic case (Berg 1-12, American Country Life 2). Case has one nicked corner otherwise is in very good condition, clicks shut. VG. (8100) $1500


OTT65. A.W. Covert Drugs & Medicines, 44th & Butler Streets, Pittsburgh, Pa. Collection of 39 images of this pharmacy. The images cover the outside of the building, the interior of the pharmacy, and show many of the family members of several generations. There are 2 full-plate (8.5″ x 6.5″) tintypes of the exterior of the building, 2 tintypes approximately 6″ x 4.5,” 2 cabinet cards, 2 cdvs, 2 card mounted photos (one with images on both sides), 2 RPPCs, 23 snapshots, a enlargement, 1 negative, a large card mounted photo with chipped off bottom left. There are many notations on the backs of images identifying the family members, the location of the store, etc. This building still stands in Pittsburgh. The last image above shows a print-out of the modern day building from Google Maps. G-VG. $1500


OTT67. J. Jeanes, Wilmington, Del. Sixth-plate occupational tintype of a saddle maker. The case has the imprint of Joseph Jeanes, a Delaware native who opened a daguerreian gallery in Wilmington, Del. with Joseph Waith in 1853. The image came to me in this case. Full leather case. VG. $175


OTT68. Tintype, 4″ x 2.5″ of a blacksmith holding a hammer and “hot” horseshoe. Few soft bends, no emulsion problems. VG. $85


OTT69. Tintype, 4″ x 2.75.” Scratched in the image above is “Observer.” On the paper held by the man at left is “The Local Editor.” At bottom is “Now Willie.” VG. $150