Dating family photos
Hey ladies, don’t waste this guy’s time asking for pics unless you’re willing to pay the postage. This is what people did before Craigslist Missed Connections. (Even if he does need help choosing a profile pic.) 9.
And you thought the most exciting thing in Missouri was the Cubs-Cardinals game. On this one it seems like he went with a horseback riding innuendo to describe what he’s into, but then got way too into fantasizing about actual horseback riding and forgot what he was writing about in the first place. If you’re not interested in swinging, this guy is also recruiting for his doomsday cult. This gent is an inspiration to stocky fellows everywhere.
Description: A traditional cabinet card consists of a 4" X 5 1/2" photo mounted on 4 1/4" x 6 1/2" card stock.
This allows for an extra 1/2" to 1" of space at the bottom of the cabinet card where the name of the photographer or studio was typcially printed.
You’re not restricted to a portrait studio these days!
The cabinet card is similar to the smaller Dating a Cabinet Card: Details of a cabinet card, from the type of card stock to whether it had right-angled or rounded corners, can often help to determine the date of the photograph to within five years.
It is important to note, however, that these dating methods aren't always accurate.
They should know if there are any issues with your choice (such as a required permit or difficult lighting), or if there are better choices available.
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