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Swedish Actor (ca. 1880)

Old Photographs

A photograph of a man posing in a 18th century style outfit, with a cape thrown over his shoulder. The text written on the back of the photograph identifies him as actor Törnqvist in his role in a drama called Keen – although whoever wrote this has also drawn a question mark after the word ‘Keen’. Perhaps they were not sure about the name of the play? It is also a possibility that the actor’s name is simply just a…

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Old Photographs

A Fine Lady and a Gentleman from Munsala

Two photographs, taken around the 1880’s in Stockholm, Sweden, by different photographers. The lady’s photo has been taken at the Photography Atelier of Waldemar Dahllöf & Co. while the gentleman’s photograph has…