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BARKER-DUNCAN PHOTO ALBUM INDEX

102 Carte-de-visite (CDV) and tintype (ferrotype) photos were found in a leather-bound photo album held closed with two brass clasps. The album had an ornate plastic layer with four white plastic studs on the front and back covers. Inside, a title page said "The Photograph Album, New York." On the back inside page was an embossed mark, "Bookseller and Stationer, S. R. Gray, No. 38, State Street, Albany." twenty-five pages held two slots front and back for four CDV photos. The album originally belonged to Rhoda A. (Barker) Duncan.


album cover album title page


Photos 1-25

Photos 26-50

Photos 51-75

Photos 76-100


PHOTOGRAPH INDEX

NUM

NAME

PHOTO TYPE

DATE

PHOTOGRAPHER INFO

NOTES

001

Rhoda Pierce Cornell

Carte de Visite (CDV), double thin line frame, square corners

Circa 1860

 

 

002

Ella Barker, probably dau. of Francis L. Barker, and granddau. of Wm. Fayette Barker

Carte de Visite (CDV), no frame, rounded corners

Circa 1877

 

 

003

John Barker

Carte de Visite (CDV), double gold line frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1862-1865, July 21

"E. T. Kelly & Co., Photographers, 779 Broadway, BTW 9th & 10th Sts, New York"

USIR tax stamp, Scott #R18c, pen cancelled "K & Co 7/21"

004

Alice Cornell Barker, wife of John, daughter of Rhoda

Carte de Visite (CDV), double gold line frame, square corners

Circa 1860

 

 

005

William Fayette Barker

Carte-de-visite (CDV), double thin gray-lined frame, square corners

Circa 1860

"J. H & J. L. Abbott, Photographers, 480 Broadway, Albany, N. Y. By sending the No. of this negative, duplicates can be obtained."

 

006

Nancy Buswell Barker, wife of Wm. Fayette

 

Circa 1860

"Specialite, J. H & J. L. Abbott, Photographers, 480 Broadway, Albany, N. Y."

Photo pasted over another.

007

Fay Duncan

Carte-de-visite (CDV), gold double-lined frame, square corners

Circa 1860

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, Fulton Co., N.Y. Duplicates can be had at any time"

 

008

Rhoda Angeline (Barker) Duncan

Carte-de-visite (CDV), gold double-lined frame, square corners

Circa 1860

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, Fulton Co., N.Y."

 

009

Nellie & Luke

Ferrotype, varnished iron plate

Circa 1860

Unknown

Image is reversed, as with all ferrotypes

010

Mrs. Lewis

Carte-de-visite, gold edges, thick cardboard, rounded corners.

Circa 1870

"Norton, Canandaigua, N.Y."

 

011

Elsie M. Barker

Carte-de-visite, thin gray double-lined frame, square corners

Circa 1870

"T. E. Hewitt, Amsterdam, N. Y. Duplicates of this picture can be had at any time."

 

012

Margaret Bass, wife of Charles Humphrey Barker

Carte-de-visite (CDV), double-lined frame with thick outer line, square corners.

Circa 1870

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, Fulton Co., N.Y. Duplicates can be had at any time"

 

013

Charles Humphrey Barker

Carte-de-visite (CDV), no frame, square corners

Circa 1870

"Meade Brothers, Photographers, 233 Broadway near Astor House, New York, Established 1840, Excelsior"

 

014

Margaret J. (Bass) Barker, wife of Charles Humphrey Barker

Gem ferrotype in CDV-sized paper holder

Circa 1870

Unknown

Note: as with all ferrotypes, image is reversed

015

John Smith Barker

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860

Unknown

 

016

Adeline Ostrunder Barker, wife of John Smith Barker

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860

Unknown

 

017

Ferber Barker, son of Addie & John

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, Fulton Co., N.Y. Duplicates can be had at any time"

 

018

Sarah A. Brewer Barker, wife of Edwin Barker, mother of Charlotte A. Geer

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860's

Unknown

Note: USIR tax stamp on back, pen cancelled, Scott #R13c 2-cent Proprietary

019

James VanArnam, husband of Alice Barker (dau. of Wm. Fayette & Nancy), parents of Eddie

CDV, double gold lined frame, thick outer, square corners

Date: 1862-1865 (based on the 3-cent tax stamp)

"J. Kirk, Practical Photographer, 194 Broad Street, Newark, N. J."

Note: USIR tax stamp, Scott #R18c 3-cent green Proprietary, lightly cancelled with handstamp

020

Alice Barker VanArnam, wife of James

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Date: 1862-1865 (based on the 2-cent tax stamp)

"Crandell & Conkey, Photographers, Glens Falls, N. Y. All Negatives preserved and extra Copies made if desired."

Note: USIR tax stamp, Scott #R6c, orange 2-cent Bank Check, pen cancel

021

Francis Lionel Barker, son of Wm. Fayette & Nancy

CDV, single line gold frame with curved corners, card with rounded corners

Circa 1870

"DeCamp & Crane, Photographers, 671 Broad Street, Newark, N. J."

 

022

Nancy Buswell Barker, wife of Wm. Fayette

CDV, no frame, rounded corners

Circa 1870

Photographer: Back: "J. Kirk, Photographer, 661 Broad Street, Newark, N. J. No. of Negative 31869"

 

023

Mrs. Lyon, wife of Rev. David Lyon

CDV, gold edges, rounded corners

Circa 1870

"D. Scidmore, Photographer and Jeweler, 123 Main St., Gloversville, N. Y."

 

024

Rev. David Lyon

CDV, gold edges, rounded corners

Circa 1870

"D. Scidmore, Photographer and Jeweler, 123 Main St., Gloversville, N. Y."

 

025

Charlotte Geer with baby; Joseph Lincoln Geer

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

Image reversed

NUM

NAME

PHOTO TYPE

DATE

PHOTOGRAPHER INFO

NOTES

026

xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

 

Circa 1860

 

 

027

George Lewis

CDV, thin gold line frame, square corners

Circa 1870

"Stevens & Redington, Photographic Studio, Hershey Hall Opposite McVickers, 35 & 37 Madison St., Chicago"

 

028

Mrs. Lewis

CDV, thin gold line frame, square corners

Circa 1870

"Stevens & Redington, Photographic Studio, Hershey Hall Opposite McVickers, 35 & 37 Madison St., Chicago"

 

029

Son of Mr. & Mrs. Lewis

CDV, thin gold line frame, square corners

Circa 1870

"Stevens & Redington, Photographic Studio, Hershey Hall Opposite McVickers, 35 & 37 Madison St., Chicago"

 

030

Son of Mr. & Mrs. Lewis

CDV, thin gold line frame, square corners

Circa 1870

"Stevens & Redington, Photographic Studio, Hershey Hall Opposite McVickers, 35 & 37 Madison St., Chicago"

 

031

Laura Clark's House, possibly in Rockford, IL, and closeup of man and girl in carriage. Woman on porch may be Laura.

CDV, photo pasted on generic card

Circa 1860

Unknown

 

032

Unidentified woman

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

Unknown

 

033

Dr. Wait, Dentist

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, N. Y. Duplicates may be obtained at any time by sending name."

 

034

Mary Vanpelt

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"Bridge's Photographic Rooms, NO. 4, Van Houten Street, Paterson, N. J. Ellison, Artist. Please state if you wish the Negative preserved."

 

035

Mr. Sargent - cousin in relation to Anna Sargent, wife of Samuel Duncan

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"D. W. Grout, Photographer, Pulaski, N. Y. This Negative preserved. Duplicates may be had at any time without further sitting."

 

036

Mrs. Sargent

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"D. W. Grout, Photographer, Pulaski, N. Y. This Negative preserved. Duplicates may be had at any time without further sitting."

 

037

Fay Duncan

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1869

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, Fulton Co., N.Y., Duplicates can be had at any time"

 

038

G. E. VanArnam

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Date: 3/8/1869

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, Fulton Co., N.Y., Duplicates can be had at any time"

 

039

John Lattel

CDV, green thin double-lined frame, square corners

Date: June 1862-1865

"Churchill & Denison, No. 522 Broadway, Albany, N.Y. No. 6038, By sending this card or No. of Negative, duplicates can be had at any time." Handwritten: "With Respects of Original"

Tax stamp: Scott #R18c, three cent Proprietary, cancelled "Churchill & Denison, JUN ??"

040

May Perry

Gem ferrotype in frame, mounted on CDV-sized card with frame

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

041

Amos Barker

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, N. Y. Duplicates may be obtained by sending name."

 

042

Mary E. Brown Barker, Wife of Amos

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, N. Y. Duplicates may be obtained by sending name."

 

043

Mr. Evans

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

Image is reversed

044

Charles Duncan

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

Image is reversed

045

Mr. L. Poor

CDV, thick card, light yellow, rounded corners

Circa 1870s

Front: "A. Lara, Nassau, N. P." Back: "Lara"

 

046

Albert Moore

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, N. Y. Duplicates may be obtained at any time by sending name."

 

047

Grove Moore

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860

"J. Kirk, (Successor to J. Allen & Bro) Practical Photographer, 194 Broad Street, Newark, N. J."

 

048

Burl Moore

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Date: 1864-1865

"K. W. Beniczky, Photographer, No. 2, New Chambers St., New York, Negatives Preserved, Duplicates can be had at any time."

USIR orange 2-cent tax stamp, Scott #R15c (1864), pen cancelled

049

Mr. & Mrs. Parmater

Ferrotype

Circa 1870

Unknown

Image is reversed

050

Mr. & Mrs. Parmater

 

Circa 1860

Unknown

 

NUM

NAME

PHOTO TYPE

DATE

PHOTOGRAPHER INFO

NOTES

051

Frank Barker

CDV, thick yellow card with rounded corners

Circa 1870

"J. Kirk, Photographer, 661 Broad Street, Newark, N. J."

 

052

Emma Hare Barker, wife of Frank

CDV, thick yellow card with rounded corners

Circa 1870

"DeCamp & Crane, Photographers, 671 Broad Street, Newark, N. J."

 

053

John Meyers

CDV, thick cardboard, no frame, rounded corners

Circa 1870

Front: "G. F. Lewis, Carthage, N. Y."

 

054

Hiram VanArnam

CDV, thick cardboard, no frame, rounded corners

Circa 1870s

"J. M. Arnout, Photographer, Cor. Fourth and River Sts., Troy, N. Y."

 

055

Mary Elizabeth Brown Barker, wife of Amos, with Nellie & Sarah Evaline

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

056

Amos Barker

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

057

Rhoda A. Barker Duncan, Fay Duncan

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

059

Henrietta Jane "Jennie" Duncan, Ida Elsie Duncan

 

Circa 1870s

 

 

062

Angeline "Angie" Duncan, Charles Duncan

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

063

Samuel Bonfoy

CDV, no frame

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

064

Susan Dameris Duncan Bonfoy, sister of Fay Duncan

CDV

Circa 1870s

Front "Rugg, Minneapolis" Back: "Rugg Art Gallery, 219-221 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis"

Handwritten "Mr. & Mrs. Duncan" (addressees)

065

Jennie Sargent

CDV, gold double-lined frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

Photographer: "D. W. Grout, Photographer, Pulaski, N. Y. This Negative preserved. Duplicates may be had at any time without further sitting."

 

066

Mary Sargent

CDV, gold double line frame, thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"C. L. Howe, Photographer, Union Block, Brattleboro, VT"

handwritten on back "Sincerely yours, Cousin Mary"

067

Phileur Barker, daughter of James Barker, brother to John Barker

CDV, gold double lined frame with thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"G. W. Conkey, Photographer, Glens Falls, New York"

 

068

Rhoda Barker and son Charlie

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

069

Helen Duncan, sister of Fay

CDV, thick yellow cardboard, rounded corners

Circa 1870s

"C. G Bacon, Photographer, Northville, N. Y."

 

070

Anna Charlotte Hamilton, dau. of Sarah S. Duncan (sister of Fay) & Nathaniel H. Hamilton

CDV, gold double lined frame with thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1870s

unknown despite logo on back

handwritten on back "For Susan D. Bonfoy" (Charlotte's aunt)

071

Annah Yates, dau. of Anna Jane Duncan (Fay's sister) and Joseph Yates

CDV, gold double lined frame with thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"Huested & Wendall, Photographers, No. 55 State Street, Albany, N. Y."

handwritten on back "Fay Duncan"

072

Anna Jane (Fay's sister) & Joseph Yates

Ferrotype

Date: before 1880 (death of Anna)

Unknown

 

073

Alisworth Gonell

CDV, gold double lined frame with thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"C. G. Bacon, Photographer, Northville, Fulton Co., N. Y. Duplicates can be had at any time."

 

074

Philo Barker

CDV, no frame, square corners

Circa 1870s

"J. E. Bilbrough, Photographer, Southwest Corner of Main and Eights Streets, Dubuque. Negatives preserved; Duplicates can be had at any time."

1st cousin 1 removed to Rhoda, son of David Newton Barker & Martha A. Cornell. David is son of Ichabod & Susannah Barker. Ichabod is brother to John Barker.

075

Andrew Blake

CDV, no frame, square corners

Circa 1860s

"T. Dwight, Jr., Union Gallery, Beloit, Wis. Negatives Preserved."

 

NUM

NAME

PHOTO TYPE

DATE

PHOTOGRAPHER INFO

NOTES

076

Charlotte Blake

Gem ferrotype (locket-sized) mounted in CDV-sized card

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

077

Lillian Clark, dau. of Laura Clark

CDV, double lined frame, square corners

Circa 1860s

"Geo. W. Barnes, Photographer, Rockford, Ill."

 

078

Laura M. Clark

CDV, no frame, thick cardboard, rounded corners

Date: 7/5/1870

Front: "Barnes, Rockford, ILL."

name and date handwritten on back

079

Edsark VanArnam

CDV, no frame, square corners

Circa 1861

"Kennedy & Schenck, 298 Broad St., Newark, N.J."

 

080

Grove Moore

CDV, double thin gray line frame

Circa 1860s

"J. H. Abbott, Photographist, 480 Broadway, Albany, N.Y."

 

081

Unknown. Photo was covered up by card of Abraham Lincoln

CDV, double gold line frame, thick outer, square corners

Date: 1862-1865

Front: "Brady, Washington" Back: "(covered by USIR tax stamps)"

At least ten Scott #R17c 3-cent green proprietary tax stamps cancelled with "Brady" were used.

082

Alfeus Brooks - paid to take place of Fay Duncan in Civil War

CDV, double gold line, thick outer, square corners

Circa 1862

Unknown

 

083

Mr. Cutler

ferrotype with paper case and cutout frame

Circa 1870s

"From Marston's Old Established Photograph Rooms, 3 Bowman's Block, Bangor, ME."

 

084

Amos Barker

Ferrotype

Date: circa 1872

Unknown

 

085

The Fairy Sisters

CDV souvenir photo, no frame, rounded corners

Circa 1870s

"Jas. W. Turner, Photographer, No. 47 Hanover Street, Boston."

 

086

Susan Bonfoy and daughter Anna

CDV, gold double lined frame with thick outer line, square corners

Circa 1860s

"J. H. Tatman, Photographer, Connersville, Ind. Pictures copied and enlarged to any size, and finished in India Ink, Water or Oil Colors."

 

087

Ida Rosa

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

088

Edward F. VanArman, age 9mo, son of James & Alice

CDV, no frame, thick yellow cardboard, rounded corners

Date: 6/3/1872

"J. Kirk, Photographer, 661 Broad Street, Newark, N. J. No. of Negative 29890. By sending the above number, duplicates can he procured."

handwritten on back "Edward F. Van Arman, June 3d, 1872, Eight Months & 24 days old"

089

John and Lonnie Rice

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

 

 

090

Frankie Rice

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

 

 

091

Anna Perkins, daughter of Ida & Andrew Perkins

CDV, thick cardboard, rounded corners

Circa 1884

"Ross & Andrews, Photographers, Main Street, Northville, N. Y."

 

092

Edith Zamhurs

CDV, black cardboard with rounded corners

Circa 1870s

Front: "Rabineau, Albany, N.Y." Back:"Rabineau, 9 & 11 North Pearl Street, Albany, N. Y. All work made instantaneously. Duplicates can be had at any time."

 

093

Unidentified

Ferrotype

Circa 1880s

Unknown

 

094

Fay Duncan

CDV, double gold-lined frame, thick outer, rounded corners

Circa 1870s

"M. H. Kimball, Photographer, __ Broadway, New York"

 

095

Lois Lippingent

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 

096

Jennie Duncan

CDV, no frame, rounded corners

Circa 1880s

Unknown

 

097

Susan D. Bonfoy (Fay's sister)

CDV, green cardboard, rounded corners

Circa 1870s

"Rugg Art Gallery, 219-221 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis"

handwritten on back: "Mrs. S. Bonfoy, Minneapolis, Minn," "Mrs. Ida E. Perkins" and "1784" (probably number of photo negative)

098

W. Van Dyck

CDV, no frame, gold border, round corners

Circa 1870s

Front: "Geo Kibbe, No. 6 W. Main St., Amsterdam, N. Y."

 

099

Unidentified

CDV, double thin gray line, square corners

Circa 1870s

"J. H. Abbott, Photographist, 480 Broadway, Albany, N.Y."

Note: the two small photos are Gem ferrotypes.

100

Beaver Falls Girls

Ferrotype

Circa 1870s

Unknown

 


Photos 1-25

Photos 26-50

Photos 51-75

Photos 76-100