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A Fine Lady and a Gentleman from Munsala

Old Photographs

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 been taken by Photography Atelier of August Roesler. What connects the pictures is the writing on the back of the photographs. I believe the text on both has been written by the same person, someone who’s not either of the portrayed but who knew them both. The handwriting…

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Old Photographs

Unidentified Ladies (Sweden, ca. 1880’s)

The photographs of three unidentified women, taken in Vadstena, Sweden by photographer Anders Andersson, probably dating from circa 1880’s. The same chair prop is featured on two of the photographs, it seems.…