Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Proof Reading Team at Work

Myers Cope Co., 1521 & 1635 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, N.J.
Collection Heinz-Werner Lawo

Thursday, October 20, 2011


"Who Will be Chairman of the U. S. P. Committe of Revision? - This was the question some months ago, but at the Washington Convention, May 10, 1910, the only chairman to be seen was Joseph Price Remington. Some saw one side of him and some another, but all recognized him as the man to succeed himself as chairman."
Meyer Brothers Druggist, Vol. 31, 1910, p.197

 "In the Group of Prominent Pharmacists seated around the table in the above picture, we have, reading from left to right: 1. Chairman Board of Trustees, U. S. P. C.  2. Chairman, Council, A. Ph. A.  3. Professor, Pittsburg College of Pharmacy.  4. Editor, Midland Druggist.  5. Ex-president Ohio Ph. A.  They can all be reached by addressing Dr. James Hartley Beal, Scio, O."
Meyer Brothers Druggist, Vol. 31, 1910, p.242

"WHO 'THEY' ARE: Dr. Harvey Washington Wiley, president of the United States Pharmacopoeial Convention (1); president American Therapeutic Society (2); president Cosmos Club, Washington, D.C. (3); vice-president Society of Chemical Industry of England (4); and chairman Board of Food and Drug Inspection, Department of Agriculture, U.S. Goverment (5)."
Meyer Brothers Druggist, Vol. 31, 1910, p.277

"He Watches the Money Bags From all Sides: Samuel L. Hilton, treasurer of the United States Pharmacopoeial Convention, is also secretary of the District of Columbia Board of Pharmacy, a member of the Board of Examiners of the National College of Pharmacy, president of the local branch of the A. Ph. A. and proprietor of a prosperous retail pharmacy. He, however, manages to watch from all sides the various interests entrusted to him."
Meyer Brothers Druggist, Vol. 31, 1910, p.340

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Smokers Club at Bostwick Studio

Bostwick Studio, Jacques D. Bancker, 98 Sixth Ave., New York
Photo 7,9 x 15,4 cm, Card 13,4 x 18,8 cm 
Collection Heinz-Werner Lawo
The smoke from the cigar has not been photographed but afterwards retouched into the negativ.

Friday, June 3, 2011

Foto Franco - Havana, Cuba

Foto Franco, Monte 49½, Habana, Cuba
Size: 5,6 x 12,3 cm
Collection Heinz-Werner Lawo

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Corbit's Studio

Corbit's Studio, 1152 Main Street, Bridgeport, Conn.
Postcard with stampbox: Cyko
Collection Heinz-Werner Lawo

Friday, March 11, 2011

Uncle Chaelies bold head

White Way Photo Studio, 1341 Broadway, New York City
Postcard, no stampbox
Contribution to this blog by Chris Hefner, Chicago. He is working up an online archive of his own photo collection. Please have a look here.

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Absolutely Not Buster

Popular Amusement Co., Penny Arcade Photo Gallery,
West Side of 6th, Between Market and Walnut Streets, (St. Louis)
Postcard with stampbox: AZO, four triangles up
Collection Heinz-Werner Lawo

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Bear Chief - Photo-Multigraph

"Bear Chief, Photo-multigraph (of five positions at one sitting)
by Mr. J. D. Bancker, No. 98 Sixth Avenue, New York"
Reproduction in: Forest and Stream, Vol. 46, No. 13, March 28, 1896, p. 251

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Marlborough Photo Shop - Joseph Meltzer

Marlborough Photo Shop, 1355 Broadway, New York
Post Card with stamp box: AZO, four triangles up
Collection Heinz-Werner Lawo
The Marlborough Photo Shop was owned and operated by Joseph Melzer.
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