1860's Fred N. Edgar CDV Photo, Little Sioux, Woodbury County, Iowa
On front: "Yours Truly, Fred Edgar" is handwritten finely in old dip pen ink. Please note: Middle initial may be an N or W. On reverse is "Mary Edgar" is handwritten in fine old dip pen ink. Found with a photo of Mary Edgar, her same handwriting on back, also on our site. Photo type: Victorian Carte de visite CDV Photograph. Photographer: B.H. Gurnsey, Sioux City Iowa, Woodbury County. (known to be Photographer Byron H. Gurnsey, Byron Gurnsey, who was in Sioux City, Iowa from 1863-73. He was also a partner to Bill Illingworth in the 1860's, and a Civil war soldier: Company C, Iowa 14th Infantry)
A beautiful old Civil war era CDV of a handsome young man, about 16-18 years old. This is a Civil war era photo. He and Mary may be related to Hattie & Henry Graves of Mt. Vernon Indiana, on our site, all were found together in Cincinnatti, Ohio.
See the following photos on our site, found together and possibly related: Mary Edgar, Fred Edgar, Hattie Graves, Henry Graves.
Size: 2.5 by 4 inches
Note: The original is sold, but you may still purchase large, detailed and intimate 300 dpi high resolution scans of front and back, sent immediately via email. Please check our site carefully, as many may be related to each other that we are unaware of. Click scan to place in your cart. Thank you, enjoy! ~debra (please also join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. contact info on top bar)
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