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I haven't run across many Edison cabinet cards. Here is one I recently obtained - looks to be early. The seller claimed it was from 1890 but perhaps it is earlier?

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That photo was originally taken on November 22, 1884, by a photographer named Falk. It was distributed widely for many years thereafter.


Here's a large format signed version of the same image that I used to own, a bit faded unfortunately.




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