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The stereograph contains a black and white image of a comedic family scene. A man and two women appear to be changing a stove pipe in their kitchen. The man has a foot in a chair and the other on top of the stove. One of the women appears to be standing on a crate and holding a large pipe. The other woman is on the ground holding one end of a pipe, while the man hold the other end. The image is mounted on a peach-colored card mount. The reverse side contains the author's name and the creation location. The stereograph also contains a large vertical crease down the middle.


Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1892


3 1/2 X 7 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen print on paper card mount


recto, vertical right: Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1892. by B.W. Kilburn / in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D.C. recto, bottom right; 7415. I can do it if any body can. verso, center: Photographed and Published by / B. W. KILBURN, - - - Littleton, N. H.


Men; Stoves; Wit and humor in art; Women

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Current Location

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


Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

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I Can Do It If Any Body Can



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