BEWARE OF THE PIRATES
… and especially those guys with gushes of honesty !
Pirated views were distributed not only by “genuine” pirates. A lot of photographers and legal publishers also went into the copying market. Here are some examples.
Copy view from W.M. Chase
“Nothing in Life is Certain” Original from L.M. Melander 1876
Copy view Liberty Brand (Ingersoll)
“Oh! What a tooth” George Barker 1890.
Wanna know what George Barker did on February 3, 1893? Then CLICK HERE!
Thornward Copy View
Original early 1860’s view
Copy view of G. Omsted, Illinois 1890’s
Sideline says: Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1871, by F.G. Weller.
The backside of the Omsted view makes you wonder: did this guy had a gush of
honesty,…or was he just extremely impudent?! CLICK HERE to judge by yourself!
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