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Title Casper Pfeifer (?)
Catalog Number P1992.35
Accession number 1992.35
Object Name carte de visite
Description Albumen print on cdv stock of Casper Pfeifer.
Date 1860-1870
People Pfeifer, Casper
Subjects Portrait photographs
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Catalog date 2002-04-15
Cataloged by Cross, Scott
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Paper
Notes albumen print on cdv stock, Full seated view of "Casper Pfeifer" (the inscription is in German Sutterlein Script and very difficult to decipher, looks like "Cu_ssin Pfahof") wearing a dark double breasted coat woth large buttons; trousers and vest with brass buttons; and leaning on a side table. His clothing is very ethnic indicating that the image may have been made in Germany. There is no photographer's imprint.