Unknown Civil War Soldier CDV Photo c1865 Auburn New York Tax Stamp Man NY C1649
This is a Carte de Visite (CDV), which is French for visiting card. These small photo cards were commonly traded and collected by people in the 19th century; most popular in the 1860s. Photographed by Harter's Fine Art Gallery, 83 Genesee Street, Auburn, New York. Standard-size CDV, measuring about 2.5 x 4 inches. All items are protected in archival sleeves and packaged in rigid cardstock.