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Creator Role

manufacturer publisher copyrighter

Description

The stereograph features a black and white image of a collapsed ladder. A woman sits just in front of the ladder with her legs outstretched and a framed pictured smashed over her head. Two additional feet can be seen at the bottom left corner of the photograph. The image is mounted on a peach card with rounded corners.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1897

Measurement

3 1/2 X 7 1/16 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen print on paper card

Inscription

recto, at left of card: American Stereoscopic Company, / Manufacturers and Publishers. recto, at right of card: New York, U. S. A. / 725-727 Broadway. recto, at bottom of card: "Steady! did ye say, ye mutherin' Divel!" / Copyright 1897 by R. H. Young.

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

stereograph

Class

photos

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

7169

Digital ID

FVW_07169

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Steady! did ye say, ye mutherin' Divel!

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